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Ноябрь 28, 2013

The Beatles, Bob and Mick: 50 years since pop culture’s youth revolution

 
Author Robin Morgan is former editor in chief of the UK’s Sunday Times Magazine. Ahead of his forthcoming book and exhibition, “1963: The Year of the Revolution,” Morgan sets out the case that 50 years on, modern art, fashion and music still owe more to those 12 months […]

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Ноябрь 3, 2012

Theory as to why The Beatles are considered the greatest band in history

“Many bands throughout time have been great and have changed the world, yet only one band is considered the greatest of all time, why is that? This has been on my mind during the past few days and I decided to put it down in words. To put it simply, they evolved.
Let me explain.
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Июль 20, 2012

How Beatles’ ‘Revolver’ album was game changer

Robert Rodriguez’ latest book, “Revolver: How the Beatles Reimagined Rock ‘n’ Roll,” (also available from Amazon.co.uk) takes a deep look at  the Beatles album from a different perspective that it was the turning point for the Fabs.
It goes very well with the interview.
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Июль 6, 2012

Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr and Jeff Beck Interviewed in George Martin Documentary

Check it out, Beatles fans. A new BBC documentary about illustrious Beatles producer George Martin is hitting the U.S. on DVD and Blu-ray this fall.
The documentary, named simply Produced by George Martin, features lengthy interviews with Martin, plus discussions with a handful of the big names Martin has put on tape, including the one and […]

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Январь 3, 2012

Sir George Martin turns 86 today

Sir George Martin
On Jan. 3, 2012, Sir George celebrates his 86th birthday.
He produced a large cross section of artists during his long career. Cilla Black, Peter Sellers, Beyond the Fringe, Gerry and the Pacemakers, Cheap Trick and America are among the more well known.
But there were many many others. Here’s […]

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Ноябрь 21, 2011

How many illegitimate Beatle babies there are

 
This post was inspired by selenak story In the Bleak Midwinter the Ringo and Little Richard incident is referred to by the lads. It got me thinking about other Beatle’s rumors. I decided to share the ones I found interesting (and/or) amusing.
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Сентябрь 25, 2011

All Those Years Ago

In the new issue of MOJO (on sale next Tuesday, September 27), we celebrate the life and times of the great George Harrison. Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Pattie Boyd, Jeff Lynne, Olivia Harrison and many more join us in paying tribute to a man millions adored, but few truly knew.
Elsewhere in this month’s mag, you’ll find in-depth features on PiL, Beirut, […]

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Апрель 13, 2011

Cоmpanion bоok for Gеorge Hаrrison documentary coming this fall

The band Traveling Wilburys.
“Living in the Material World: George Harrison,” a biographical book authorized by his widow, Olivia, featuring rare pictures and memories of the Beatle’s life from his family and friends, will be published this fall by Abrams, it was announced today.The 400-page book, to coincide with the Martin Scorsese documentary about the former Beatle, will […]

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Апрель 2, 2011

FIFTY YEARS OF GREAT MUSIC: THE TOP 100 ARTISTS (#1)

Sorry about the anticlimactic predictability of this, but I really had no other choice. The greatest artist of the last fifty years is the Beatles and no reasonable argument can be made otherwise. Sure, you can prefer the style of another act more or be more devoted/obsessed with someone else or even think another […]

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Март 21, 2011

John Lennon: ‘We’re Only Trying to Get Us Some Peace’

Drove from Paris to the Amsterdam Hilton,
Talking in our beds for a week.
The newspaper said, “Say what you doing in bed?”
I said, “We’re only trying to get us some peace.”
–John Lennon, “The Ballad of John and Yoko” (1969)
It was 1969, and the Vietnam War was raging. Protests, riots and societal turmoil were ripping at the […]

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