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George Martin’s Musical Contribution To ‘Rubber Soul’

The above photo shows producer [lastfm]George Martin[/lastfm] far left listening to playback of one of the tracks from [lastfm]The Beatles[/lastfm] Rubber Soul sessions.  Do you know which track featured a musical break written and performed […]


Vintage Ringo George And Paul On A Hard Days Night

1964 – [lastfm]Ringo Starr[/lastfm], [lastfm]George Harrison[/lastfm], and [lastfm]Paul McCartney[/lastfm] talk about the story line of the movie they’d just completed.  No one at the time knew it would become one of the best rock and […]


The Yellow Submarine Movie Recycled Some Older Beatles Tracks

One[lastfm]Beatles[/lastfm] track was originally written for a  a live TV broadcast in June 1967.  Any idea which song made its way into the film a year and a half later?   


The Dreaded Question The Beatles Has To Answer In 1964

Over and over and over, the same question that [lastfm]George Harrison[/lastfm] said used to drive all of [lastfm]The Beatles[/lastfm] nuts.


The Origin Of The Beatles ‘Sgt Pepper’

[lastfm]George Harrison[/lastfm], [lastfm]John Lennon[/lastfm], and [lastfm]Paul McCartney[/lastfm] put the story together regarding the evolution of what many consider to be [lastfm]The Beatles[/lastfm]  greatest album of all time,  Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.


Ringo On The Beatles Abbey Road Album

After ‘Let It Be’ [lastfm]The Beatles[/lastfm]  needed to record one more time.  It turned out to be one of their best before splitting off into solo careers. 


One Of The Funniest John Lennon Interviews Ever

It’s 1964, and The Beatles are in Sweden.  [lastfm]John Lennon[/lastfm] answers questions from a very straight laced man who has no idea he is being put on.  At the end of the interview you can […]


Capitol Records Refusal To Release Beatles Records

[lastfm]The Beatles[/lastfm] were huge in England – the biggest group ever.  So why wouldn’t Capitol Records release their records in America?  And what happened to change their minds? 


John Lennon Loved Living In New York

He always spoke of New York in glowing terms at every opportunity.


Why Was 8/12/66 One Of John Lennon’s Worst Days?

The above picture was taken on that date, and if John could have been anywhere else, he would have been.