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The Beatles “Christmas Time (Is Here Again)”

The Beatles Christmas Time (is Here Again), a holiday classic from the Fab Four

Check out this GREAT Beatles holiday record from 1967 with a cool photo montage of the boys (with Spanish subtitles!) in the video below.

 

We love the photo of Paul with the left-handed Telecaster, and George with his EpiphoneRead More

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Cool Apps: John Lennon: The Bermuda Tapes

New app chronicles fallen Beatle’s fateful sojourn to the island in 1980

In June of 1980 John Lennon sailed through a dangerous mid-Atlantic storm to reach the island of Bermuda. There the former Beatle found the artistic inspiration for his final record Double Fantasy.

Launching in the iTunes App Store on November 5th, “John Lennon: The Bermuda Tapes” is a new interactive app that follows Lennon’s travels to Bermuda, mere months before his assassination in New York. The highly interactive app uses innovative game play and storytelling… Read More

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Alan McGee Launches New Label: 359 Music

Former Creation Records head Alan McGee launches 359 Music

 

Creation Records was a legendary label that introduced influential 80s/90s/00s British bands like Jesus and Mary Chain, Oasis, and Primal Scream to the world. The man behind that label was of course Alan McGee, who more recently ran the Read More

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Custom Vox used by Beatles George Harrison and John Lennon to be Auctioned

One-of-a-kind custom made Vox expected to fetch between $200,000-300,000 at auction

 

By Alex Baker

 

A rare custom Vox guitar that was created by Mike Bennett and Dickey Denney will be sold at auction on May 18. The guitar was in the possession of the Beatles in the mid-60s and was used by George Harrison for guitar takes on “Read More

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Marshall Crenshaw’s the Incredible Simulators at BB King’s – Friday, January 4th, 2013 – Rock NYC Review

Marshall Crenshaw revisits his Beatlemania days and Rock NYC’s Iman Lababedi brings us this review

 

By Iman Lababedi

 

In 1978, Marshall Crenshaw played John Lennon to Glen Burtnik‘s Paul McCartney in the touring company of Beatlemania, 35 years later the two men were revisiting those days as the Incredible Simulators at BB King’s. And before you go on about how the last thing the world needs is another Read More

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The Holograms Are Coming!

 

For the longest time the first image that leapt to mind for most people when it came to holograms was that of Princess Leia being beamed from body of the droid R2-D2 in Star Wars. However all that changed earlier this year when a holographic projection of the late rapper Tupac Shakur graced the stage at Coachella.

 

The holographic hip-hopper caused a sensation on the Internet and could well prove… Read More

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