beatles first album

Parlophone Records - 1963

The Beatles First Album Was Released 50 Years Ago Today

The Beatles ‘Please Please Me’ was rush-released into stores on this day in 1963 to capitalize on the success of the title track in England, and has been continually in print since then.  While the […]

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What Song From The Beatles First Album Had John Lennon’s Throat In Shreads?

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Beatles[/lastfm] recording session for their first album was an all day affair that started in the morning and went until almost 11pm that night.  The very last song recorded that night was picked […]


An Early Beatles Hit Patterned After Roy Orbison And Bing Crosby

That’s not me talking.  That’s according to [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Lennon[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Paul McCartney[/lastfm].  One of the songs they wrote for their first album, Please Please Me, were influenced by the two singers in the […]


Why Was The Beatles First Album Cut In A Single Day?

Another question to ask would be why weren’t there more [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Lennon[/lastfm]-[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Paul McCartney[/lastfm] songs on the album instead of cover songs?  Today’s Fab 4 @ 4 features one of those covers, and producer […]