Beatles

5 Things You Didn't Know about John Lennon

In honor of the 77th anniversary of his birth, here are some random John Lennon facts I've come across over the years. 1. In 1967, Lennon bought a small island, called Dorinish, off the coast of Ireland for around 2-grand. There was a hippie commune located there for a couple years, but it for the...
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This Beatles Cover May Blow Your Mind

Just about everyone who knows me knows I am a huge Beatle fan, but I'm not a fan of all of their songs. I usually skip by "Let It Be" if it comes on the radio. But I was so blown away by this cover I had to share it with you. The group is called GENTRI. Enjoy! Video of GENTRI Covers - "Let...
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Time to Buy Sgt. Pepper again!

The Beatles are celebrating the 50th anniversary of the classic album "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" with several reissue packages that a lot of fans (like me) are anxious to hear. I got my first copy of Sgt. Pepper in the mid-70s when I asked for that "Beatles Rock and Roll Music"...
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Kitty's Picks For Record Store Day

Record Store Day is this Saturday April 22nd. It's a celebration of local, independent record stores, with record companies big and small issuing special releases in honor of the occasion. Here are some of my picks. The Beatles Strawberry Fields Forever/Hello Goodbye This 45 is being re-released in...
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You Could Own a George Harrison Turntable! Fab!

George Harrison would have turned 74 this month, and in honor of that, his estate is re-releasing all George's solo albums on 180-gram vinyl. You can also buy a special limited edition George Harrison turntable. It will cost you, but superfans won't mind because sales are limited to just 2500...
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New Beatles movie is a blast for fans

When I heard that Ron Howard was making a documentary about the Beatles, I knew I wanted to see it on the big screen. The Beatles Eight Days A Week was to be shown for just one night in theatres, before its premiere September 17th on the Hulu streaming service. I hadn't been to a movie in a while,...
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