While a few Apple singles preceded it, the very first Apple album was George Harrison’s Wonderwall Music released in the U.K. on November 1st, 1968 (and one month later in the U.S.). Not only was this a “first” for Apple, but represented a few other “firsts” too as it was not only the debut solo […]
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This week on #askNat I have an interesting inquiry coming from Stephen Kennedy in Ireland who writes plays about The Beatles. His message to me from this past May reads as follows: When Pete Best got fired from The Beatles at NEMS on the morning of August 16th, 1962, how many people were at the […]
Welcome to The Beatles Rarity of the Week. I’m not really sure when you’ll be reading this but at the time it posts it will be Ringo Starr’s 74th birthday, so the focus will naturally be on this kind and famous soul who was not only The Beatles’ drummer but an essential ingredient in their […]
Welcome to the Beatles Rarity of the Week. I want to do something this week in keeping with A Hard Day’s Night turning 50 years old – not to mention the new remastered Blu-Ray DVD set. Fifty years old! Can you believe it! But first I want to bring up how back in January 2014, […]
Welcome to the Beatles Rarity of the Week. In late winter/early spring 1969 Ringo Starr along with Peter Sellers, Raquel Welch and John Cleese were busy on the set of the British comedy film The Magic Christian. Ringo had decided to further his acting career by starring in his second non-Beatles movie. By June, it […]
Update: The Venus And Mars and Wings At The Speed Of Sound remasters will be released on September 23rd 2014 in North America and September 22nd 2014 everywhere else. More details here. First of all, the item that I have been getting questioned about the most – Back in March (2014) it was announced here […]