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Retired rocket scientist and part-time brain surgeon. Ok, I also took some time out (four years!) to serve in the US Navy as a journalist. Continued a radio career in Seattle and southern California. Streaming radio and assorted podcasting keeps me busy. What a strange trip it’s been and continues to be!

New Beatles at the BBC, volume two to be released soon!

Hear New “Beatles At The BBC” Release!

“Tune” the radio and listen to and all new Beatles release from the BBC archives! This is the second “Beatles at the BBC” volume that will be available soon! Move your mouse over the “sound off” area and the radio...

/ November 1, 2013
Beatlesarama keeps the blue meanies on the run
1967, the year of "Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band."

Beatles Music High Point: 1967

Beatles Hit Story (BHS) 1967 The Beatles string of #1 hits continue, the Green Bay Packers win the first Superbowl Championship, UCLA becomes the NCAA basketball champs, screen goddesses Raquel Welch, Diana Rigg and Jane Fonda make hearts throb…and the...

/ July 15, 2013

“Only A Cover Song” Sunday Showcases Beatles cover songs Special Programs air mostly on the weekends. In the Sunday morning slot at 8am Pacific, 11am Eastern, it’s “Only A Cover Song” from the fertile mind of Dan Augustine. Augustine hails from Detroit, Michigan. During the hour program, Dan...

/ July 12, 2013
Movie poster, "Nowhere Boy"

“Nowhere Boy” Previews Nowhere Man

Movies About Beatles (2009) We’ll cover all the best Beatles movies in the weeks ahead, but let’s start with this one: “Nowhere Boy,” a UK flick of high quality about the troubled early life of John Lennon. The Guardian newspaper...

/ June 29, 2013
Shawn Colvin sings a Beatles song you'll never forget

Shawn Colvin sings “I’ll Be Back”

Beatles Cover Songs (BCS)   Shawn Colvin’s version of “I’ll Be Back” puts a whole new spin on this quiet, “howl from the soul” of a Beatles song. Producer George Martin included it as the last tune on the “Hard...

/ June 29, 2013