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Happy Birthday John

Happy Birthday John

On October 9, 1962, John Lennon celebrated his 22nd birthday.

A new word from their police escort, Sgt. Buddy Dresner

A new word from their police escort, Sgt. Buddy Dresner

John later incorporated a word learned from their police escort into a song.

Songs recorded by Peter & Gordon written by Paul?

Songs recorded by Peter & Gordon written by Paul?

What four songs recorded by Peter & Gordon were written by Paul McCartney and what was the songwriting credit for each of these songs?

John and Pete’s first bands?

John and Pete’s first bands?

What were the names of John Lennon’s first band and Pete Best’s first band?

Apple’s American Debut – The Original 1968 Press Kit

Apple’s American Debut – The Original 1968 Press Kit

On August 22, 1968, Apple Records’ Los Angeles office mailed press kits containing the label’s first four releases. Relive the excitement felt by DJs receiving “Hey Jude” and Mary Hopkin’s “Those Were The Days” along with photos and notes on each recording artist.

Paul McCartney Admits Beatles Planned Death Hoax

Paul McCartney Admits Beatles Planned Death Hoax

Bruce tells how and why the Beatles maticulously planted clues of Paul’s death in their songs and album covers beginning in the summer of 1966, with quotes from Paul and Beatles press agent Tony Barrow.