All posts tagged "John Lennon"
It Was 50 Years Ago…The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper
ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,119 The release of Sgt. Pepper in 1967 ushered in a social, cultural, and musical legacy landmark that crossed borders and spanned the globe. Rolling Stone Magazine named The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band...
- Posted May 28, 2017
The Beatles & The Blues
ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,312 #The Blues Beatles It’s Sacrilege! To Reinvent The Beatles??? Not so much… Well, yes — as sacrilegious as it might sound, to give the fab-4 a new spin – it’s happened. And it’s good....
- Posted April 3, 2017
Movies W/ Music: The Beatles, Sgt. Pepper
ARTICLE VIEWS: 5,223 #Sgt.Pepper With all the choices in the world to watch on Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu we watched Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band to celebrate Valentine’s Day. It’s a big-budget, movie musical released in...
- Posted February 13, 2017
Leon Russell, HeadLines The Great Big Gig In The Sky
ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,138 Leon Russell was an artist my mom played a lot when I was a kid. I paid attention and perked my ears up because a Leon Russell song could make her cry. Today, “A Song...
- Posted November 13, 2016
Beatles Trivia 2. Test Your Knowledge!
ARTICLE VIEWS: 251 The Beatles appeared on the “Ed Sullivan Show” September 12, 1965. What was the date that this footage was filmed? Answer: August 14, 1965 # Beatles Trivia — This footage was recorded live and...
- Posted November 8, 2016
Beatles Trivia; Test Your Knowledge 1
ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,323 Which # Beatles album consisted only of Lennon/McCartney compositions? # Beatles Trivia #1. A Hard Day’s Night This was the title song to the first of five Beatles movies. It got two Oscar nominations and...
- Posted November 7, 2016
John Lennon & Yoko Ono: Exposed.
ARTICLE VIEWS: 1,527 RIP John Lennon 1940 – 1980 “How do you expose somebody who posed nude?” Comedian Conan O’Brien pondered this question in an interview with Rolling Stone magazine twenty years after the tragic death...
- Posted October 10, 2016
Songs on Clear Channel’s Blacklist
ARTICLE VIEWS: 554 The Blacklist. The week after the attacks on September 11, 2001, Clear Channel Communications (now iHeartMedia) sent out a mass e-mail to its program directors at stations across the country with an updated and...
- Posted September 11, 2016
Prophets & Outlaws + Lennon & McCartney = <3
ARTICLE VIEWS: 14 This is a band that once upon a time was playing country music. Over the years they evolved their southern roots into a more contemporary soul/r&b/blues making a sound all their own. Though their...
- Posted July 18, 2016