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Sharpies: The return of Top Fellas

//Top fellas and brushes in the 60s and 70s. Photos courtesy Tadhg Taylor//

For my money, Sharpies beat all other youth cults hands down, so news of the publication of the third edition of Tadhg Taylor’s Top Fellas is cause for celebration.

A few years ago on THE LOOK blog I explored the style and musical tastes of this unique subculture which blossomed among Melbourne teens from the 60s to the early 80s, and never tire of the clips from Greg Mcainsh’s 1974 documentary which captures the top fellas and brushes in the prime.

Read my post about the Sharpie phenomenon here.

Order Top Fellas here.

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Author: / Published: Sep 6th, 2013 / Category: Australia, Cults, Mod / Comments: None

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