Архив за месяц: Октябрь 2009.

Октябрь 30, 2009

BEATLEMANIA 2009

Октябрь 29, 2009

John Lennon film brings London festival to an end

LONDON (Reuters) – The London film festival closes on Thursday with the world premiere of “Nowhere Boy,” about John Lennon’s rebellious teenage years and his torrid relationship with his aunt and mother before the Beatles were formed.”The directorial debut of video artist Sam Taylor-Wood”>

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Октябрь 26, 2009

Let It Roll: Songs by George Harrison

 

 
THERE’S been a lot of fuss about the recent release of the Beatles catalogue inremastered editions … and rightly so for the boys of Liverpool really were the greatest and most influential rock group ever. Almost slipping under the radar is this excellent compilation of the solo work of the quiet yet much-loved George […]

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Oct. 26, 1965: The Веаtles are honored with MBEs from the Queen

It was unusual in 1965 for a rock star to receive the MBEs (Member of the British Empire) the Beatles did. And the award didn’t go without some objections from others.But George Harrison, quoted in Disc Weekly, said that at the ceremony, the Queen did her best to put everyone at ease. “Everyone at […]

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Октябрь 21, 2009

JERRY LEE LEWIS - LENNON KISSED LEWIS’ FEET

JERRY LEE LEWIS was stunned when he met JOHN LENNON in the 1970s - because the BEATLES star dropped to his knees and kissed the rock legend’s feet.Lennon credited piano great Lewis with paving the way for bands like the Fab Four, and insisted on thanking his idol when they met backstage at iconic Los […]

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Октябрь 20, 2009

A Sneak Peek at the John Lennon Biopic Nowhere Boy

 

Young Lennon strolling the streets

Nowhere Boy has finally released pictures of Aaron Johnson’s depiction of a young John Lennon. The film, which is the feature directorial debut of Sam Taylor Wood, tracks the years a young John Lennon is raised by his Aunt Mimi Smith, play by Kristen Scott Thomas. Lennon is reacquainted with his […]

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Октябрь 17, 2009

“I’m Веtter Thаn The Веаtles” - VA

Collection of novelty songs in the wake of Beatlemania in the USA.
Most of the songs date from 1964 and were performed by groups of any genre:
Beat, Garage, Surf or Frat Rock (c)

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Октябрь 14, 2009

What I feel, I can’t say

Октябрь 13, 2009

Самые красивые цветы всегда от самых любимых, и тогда сорт не важен!

Thirteen Reasons to Give Ringo Some Respect

This is an excellent list of thirteen reasons given by John Bryant (a session drummer who has played with artists such as Ray Charles) why Ringo Starr was much more than “an average drummer,” as he is often labelled by music critics.Always serving the song without showing off, Ringo was an integral and indipensible part […]

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