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Bombshell Beatles Tape Proves John Lennon Wanted To Keep The Band Together

By ffrannkk|2019-09-12T14:57:26-07:00September 12th, 2019|Categories: Beatles Music, Beatlesarama News!, Featured Post, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: 50th Anniversary, Abbey Road, Apple, George Harrison, Hornsey Road, John Lennon, Mark Lewisohn, Maxwell's Silver Hammer, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, The Beatles. break up|

By Andrew Magnotta   A tape of one of The Beatles' final meetings, recorded weeks before Abbey Road was released, is shedding new light on tensions within the band and providing a fascinating revelation about how and when The Beatles actually decided to go their separate ways. Conventional wisdom in Beatledom has long said that the band members agreed [...]

Why I love George Harrison and The Beatles, by Randy Bachman

By ffrannkk|2019-08-22T10:41:16-07:00August 22nd, 2019|Categories: Beatles Music, Featured Post, George Harrison, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: American Woman, Canada, George Harrison, Paul McCartney, Randy Bachman, The Beatles, The Guess Who, Vee-Jay, Wonderwall Music|

Lifelong fan Randy Bachman looks at the impact of The Beatles, and the the music of their quietly pivotal, influential youngest guitarist, George Harrison   The new issue of Classic Rock is on sale now, and celebrates the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' iconic Abbey Road album. It's available instore and online.  I heard The Beatles before anyone else in Winnipeg. I subscribed to Melody [...]

Thousands of Beatles fans descend on ‘Abbey Road’ to mark 50 years since the iconic photoshoot

By ffrannkk|2019-08-08T16:39:51-07:00August 8th, 2019|Categories: Beatles Music, Beatlesarama News!, Featured Post, George Harrison, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Abbey Road, George Harrison, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, The Beatles|

Will RichardsAug 8, 2019 1:14 pm BST Half a century and the famous crossing is still stopping traffic Today (August 8) marks 50 years since The Beatles‘ iconic ‘Abbey Road’ photoshoot. To mark the occasion, this morning thousands of fans descended on the famous studios and zebra crossing from the album’s cover to celebrate the landmark [...]

Spinal Tap Bass Legend Set For West Coast Tour

By ffrannkk|2019-07-29T10:43:48-07:00July 29th, 2019|Categories: Concerts, Featured Post, Live Shows, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Concerts, Derek Smalls, Event, Spimal Tap, The Wiltern, West Coast|

LOS ANGELES ... SEATTLE ... VANCOUVER ... SAN FRANCISCO ROCK ‘TIL YOU SIT! July 29, 2019 - This November, Derek Smalls, former lead bass player of the band formerly known as Spinal Tap hits the road. Accompanied by a panoply of special guests, the bottom force of the fabled heavy metal band will play a whistle-stop [...]

What Would The World Have Been Like Without The Beatles?

By ffrannkk|2019-06-19T08:29:21-07:00June 19th, 2019|Categories: Beatles Fashion, Beatles Music, Beatlesarama News!, Featured Post, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Beatle Movie, Brian Epstein, George Harrison, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Star, Skateboarding, The Beatles, Yesterday|

from The Guardian.................... Alexis Petridis: ‘The 60s wouldn’t have swung so dramatically’ Towards the end of Jon Savage’s masterful book 1966: The Year the Decade Exploded, there’s a telling line from an interview with the Who’s Pete Townshend, surveying the disparate pop scene in December of that year. “It needs the Beatles,” he said, “to sort [...]

Farewell to Dr. John, Wherever You Is Now

By ffrannkk|2019-06-12T12:53:26-07:00June 12th, 2019|Categories: Featured Post, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Brian Cullman, Doc Pomus, Dr. John, Frank Zappa, Jelly Roll Morton, Lester Bangs, Mac Rebennack, New Orleans, Professor Longhair, Ray Charles, Rolling Stone, VooDoo|

Note from Pat Matthews: You may be wondering why a story about the passing of Mac "Dr. John" Rebennack. No need to worry. Simply put, he was a legend in the music business. Worked with Ringo for sure...maybe the others. He just never needed the recognition. But if you hear his unique style of piano plain'...or [...]

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