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Capitol Records - 1964

Where The Beatles Got The Title For A Hard Day’s Night

The Beatles first movie was a surprise hit for them.  It wasn’t a surprise that the film was successful, it was a surprise to everyone that it was so good.  Fans loved it, critics loved […]

08/01/2012

Capitol Records - 1967

One Member Of The Beatles Actually Lived In Penny Lane

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 […]

07/31/2012

Who Was The Only Member Of The Beatles To Live In Penny Lane?

You have a one in four chance of guessing correctly, but do you know which member of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Beatles[/lastfm] was a one time resident? 

03/20/2012

Was The Beatles Guitar Feedback On ‘I Feel Fine’ Intentional Or Accidental?

To my knowledge, it was the first example of feedback being used on a pop record – or any record for that matter.  If you can find an earlier one, I’d like to know about […]

11/30/2011

The Beatles Called Him “Mr. Fixit”

That was his nickname. [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Alistair Taylor[/lastfm] was [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Brian Epstein[/lastfm]‘s personal assistant, but ended up also serving [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Beatles[/lastfm] in that capacity doing various things they couldn’t do for themselves like shopping and […]

08/11/2011

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