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Yoko’s ‘Bottoms’ at the Royal Albert Hall!

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Yoko Ono’s Film No. 4 (known as ‘Bottoms’) was famously banned by the Royal Albert Hall and UK film censors in 1967. Fifty years later, with Ms. Ono’s permission, the

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The Beatles Pay Tribute to Chuck Berry

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Chuck Berry, a true legend of Rock and Roll, has passed away, aged 90. Chuck influence the Beatles hugely, and Paul and Ringo have given there own tributes: “Chuck Berry

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Paul McCartney with Vera, Chuck and Dave!

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Paul McCartney on Twitter today: “This is insane. After having just written two heartfelt pieces about Vera Lynn and Chuck Berry I realise that my driver today… is named Dave.

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Chuck Berry RIP

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Chuck Berry RIP – so influential I can’t even start to explain it here. John Lennon says it best.

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The Day John Lennon met Paul McCartney is being recreated 60 years on

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It was one of the key moments in pop history – even if neither of them realised it at the time. On 6 July 1957, teenagers John Lennon and Paul

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More on ‘It Was 50 Years Ago Today’

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The screening took place in a very nice screening room at the Hospital Club in Covent Garden. Those present included the director, Alan G Parker, and the co- producer Reynold D’Silva

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It was 50 Years Ago Today! – a Review

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Just back from a screening of the new film ‘It Was 50 Years Ago Today – The Beatles, Sgt Pepper & Beyond.  The film very much starts where ‘Eight Day’s a

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George and Ringo’s old Flat up for Rent

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The flat that George and Ringo shared during the ‘Beatlemania’ years is up for rent. The flat, in Whaddon House, Williams Mews, is very close to Harrods, the most famous

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Paul McCartney to Release Cassette on Record Store Day!

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Paul McCartney has announced a Record Store Day April 22 offering that won’t be in the usual vinyl format. In a press release March 13, he said he will put

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The Man Who Gave John Lennon the Famous U.S. Army Jacket

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Here is a great story of the man who gave John his US army jacket – which John wore almost constantly in 1971/72, including on the One to One Concert,

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