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One Member Of The Beatles Actually Lived In Penny Lane

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Capitol Records - 1967

Capitol Records – 1967

Steve Goddard Steve Goddard
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Penny Lane b/w Strawberry Fields Forever was one of The Beatles best double sided singles, but did you know one member of the group actually lived there?  And did you know a trumpet player from the London Symphony Orchestra was hired to play the high trumpet fills throughout the song?  In an interview from 1972, George Martin and John Lennon talk about both sides of the record, and you’ll find out which Beatle lived in the area the song was written about.

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