It’s time for another in the #askNat series and this week I’ve got a message from Patrick Flynn in Washington, DC that I want to share. Read on: Nat: I recently came across two “extended” versions of “Flying” on YouTube. One 9.5 minutes long and one almost 12 minutes long. Are these actual alternate extended […]
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Welcome to the Beatles Rarity of the Week. Last Thursday’s #askNat entry concerning the Help! movie got me thinking about that era and the music The Beatles were recording around this time. As most of you are aware, the seven new Beatles songs heard in the film were not the only ones recorded during this […]
This week on the 4th of July #askNat I respond to a message sent in all the way from Brazil back in April. It comes from Anisio Brandao Machado Jr. who says: Dear Nat, I have two curiosities about the end of the movie Help! Why does it indicate at the end credits that the […]
After last years Blu-Ray restorations of two Beatles films – Yellow Submarine and Magical Mystery Tour – Help!, The Beatles second full length feature film is coming to Blu-ray on June 24th, 2013 in Europe and June 25th, 2013 in North America. A DVD edition will also be released at the same time. The new […]
This week’s question on #askNat comes from Mike Ray of Fargo, North Dakota who asks this: Who actually gets the credit for playing guitar on the James Bond Theme that precedes the song “Help!” on the U.S. Soundtrack album? Obviously NOT The Beatles. Very true Mike, it isn’t The Beatles at all. 10 people […]
On #askNat this week I am addressing a question from Kevin Kennedy in Brockville, Ontario who asks: Is there any Beatles music either as a band or solo that has been remixed into 5.1 surround sound? As far as official releases go, surround mixes are available of the Beatles songs included with the Help! movie […]