Welcome to the Beatles Rarity of the Week. After George Harrison’s final session for The White Album, recording “Savoy Truffle” on October 14th, 1968, he traveled to Los Angeles where he began work as producer for Jackie Lomax’s debut solo album for Apple, Is This What You Want?. George had donated his composition “Sour Milk […]
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Welcome to the Beatles Rarity of the Week. A look at the early output of The Beatles makes it quite apparent that they held a high regard for the American soul/Rhythm & Blues (R&B) genre of the late fifties and early sixties. With covers on their first two albums such as Arthur Alexander’s “Anna (Go […]
In keeping with Paul McCartney’s birthday week, this week’s #askNat question is very Paul-related. It comes from Thom Vourlas in Norfolk VA who sent this to me back in March: Regarding mono and stereo “She’s Leaving Home”… knowing Paul McCartney’s dissatisfaction with Phil Spector reworking “The Long And Winding Road” years later, I’m curious why […]
Welcome to The Beatles Rarity of the Week. The idea for this week’s BROW came awhile back when I was checking out Martin Scorsese’s George Harrison: Living In The Material World film for the first time. I’m sure many of you reading have seen it and hopefully enjoyed it as much as I did. The […]
This time around on #askNat, Stacia Marlett from Minneapolis MN has this one for me: Since you possess a gift for clarifying the complex…can you please go over the variations of the Get Back/Let It Be album (i.e., Glyn Johns’ version leaked on the radio, singles vs. albums, and the “Naked” album)? Mainly I’m looking […]
Record Roundup is back this week after a long break with a mini-documentary on the Apple Records single “Let It Be,” originally released in March 1970. “Let It Be” was to be the last single by The Beatles before their official split the following month. Find out some additional details about this record, the break-up […]