Mods and rockers

50th anniversary of Mods Vs Rockers riot

There has always been a “rift” between motorcycle “rockers” and scooter riders. The conflict reached its famed zenith 50 years ago when rockers and mods clashed at the British seaside town of Brighton on the bank holiday weekend of May 18-19, 1964. Motorcycle riders were known as rockers because of their love of ‘50s rock …

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