Tag: Sgt Pepper

PEPPERLAND Brings The Beatles to The Lowry

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The Beatles’ ground-breaking 1967 Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album is the inspiration behind Mark Morris Dance Group’s (MMDG) Pepperland, presented by Dance Consortium and making its The Lowry debut on

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Beatles Take Top Spots in US Vinyl Sales

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The vinyl revival continued in 2017 — and people clearly needed more Beatles records for their turntables, because the band took the top two spots on the year-end sales chart for the

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Django Bates: Saluting Sgt Pepper review

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Django Bates doesn’t play other people’s music often, but when he does, resemblances to the originals can be opaque. The unruly fiftysomething jazz composer has battered New York, New York into a free-jazz

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More Screenings announced for ‘It Was 50 Years Ago Today’

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More screenings have been announced for the great film IT WAS FIFTY YEARS AGO TODAY! THE BEATLES: SGT PEPPER & BEYOND. Each will include a Q and A with the

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Sgt Pepper the UK Number One Album!

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Now official – ‘Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’ is the best selling album in the UK this week – exactly 50 years after its’ release! http://www.officialcharts.com/charts/albums-chart/

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Happy Sgt Pepper’s Day!

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It was 50 years ago today, Sgt Pepper taught the band to play!

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How Tara Browne ‘Blew His Mind out in a car’

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Here is the story of Tara Browne, the socialite whose death sparked the Beatles to write ‘A Day In the Life’ for Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band http://www.rollingstone.com/music/features/beatles-a-day-in-the-life-inspiration-tara-browne-w484746

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Sgt Pepper to be a UK Number One?

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The Beatles’ Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band was last Number 1 on the Official Albums Chart some 49 years ago, but it could return to the top spot this

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Kenny Everett on Sgt Pepper

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In an exclusive interview for the London Beatles Fanclub magazine, Kenny Everett told me about the first time he heard ‘Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’. “I first heard Sergeant

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Sgt Pepper – I’d Love to Turn You On.

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In an article originally written for the London Beatles Fanclub Magazine, Esther Shafer writes about the Beatles Classic album, which was released 50 years ago…. Sgt Pepper – An Appreciation

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