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This week we celebrate The Beatles at the top of the charts the first week of April, 1964 with nothing but #1 hits. But wait, did they ever take a Chuck Berry cover to #1? Hear the FAB twist on that story too. CLICK VOX
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1965
Beatles are interviewed by Brian Matthew for the show “Thank Your Lucky Stars”. They mime to “Eight Days a Week”, “Yes it is” and “Ticket to Ride”
1966
George and Ringo see Roy Orbison play
1970
Five of John’s “Bag One” lithographs were confiscated by Police from the Merrill Chase Gallery in Oak Brook, near Chicago for being obscene.
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3/19 NEWS Beatles Idol Chuck Berry #RIP
3/17 BBC PHOTOS Coolest Cruise Excursion
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3/2 BBC PHOTOS Lennon Letter
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Beatles Idol Chuck Berry #RIP
Date: 3/19/2017 Author: Joe Johnson / Tom Frangione

Beatles Idol Chuck Berry #RIP
Guitar legend Chuck Berry passed away on Saturday March 18 at the age of 90. Berry was a pioneer in not only rock music, but in breaking barriers between black and white. His music transcended all races. Here's a list of Chucks songs done by The Fabs.
Beatles Idol Chuck Berry #RIP
Ringo and Paul Recording
Date: 2/21/2017 Author: Frank Branchini / 'Rolling Stone'

Ringo and Paul Recording
Beatle bandmates Paul McCartney & Ringo Starr reunited in the studio recently to record new music together, Ringo revealed on Twitter. “Thanks for coming over and playing Great bass. I love you man peace and love,” Starr wrote.
Ringo and Paul Recording


Beatles Win Grammy Award
Date: 2/13/2017 Author: grammy.com / LA Times

Beatles Win Grammy Award
The Beatles and Ron Howard now have an even stronger bond: The Grammys. On Sunday night, Ron Howard and his production team won a Grammy for "Best Music Film" for Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years".
Beatles Win Grammy Award
Buy Lennon's Pepper Piano
Date: 2/7/2017 Author: rollingstone.com

Buy Lennon's Pepper Piano
John Lennon''s Sgt. Pepper''s-era home piano, used to compose "Lucy in the Sky WiDiamonds" and "A Day in the Life," among others, is set to hit the auction block December 10th as the marquee item in Sotheby''s "A Rock & Roll
Buy Lennon's Pepper Piano


Harrison Vinyl Coming 2/24
Date: 1/21/2017 Author: georgeharrison.com

Harrison Vinyl Coming 2/24
George fans can celebrate the day he was born by picking up The George Harrison Vinyl Collection, all 12 of George's classic albums. But, WIN All Things Must Pass on this weekend's Beatle Brunch.
Harrison Vinyl Coming 2/24
Macca: Get Back My Songs
Date: 1/20/2017 Author: Ramp / Hollywood Reporter

Macca: Get Back My Songs
It could be a Good Day Sunshine for Sir Paul. He has filed suit in New York against Sony/ATV to regain his copyright ownership of his share of the treasured Lennon McCartney song catalog.
Macca: Get Back My Songs
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King of Fuh
King of Fuh
Tom Frangione
An excerpt from a letter By George
Dear Brute, you got a great name, lovely voice and a beautiful record on Apple called, 'King of Fuh' - felt I should make some contact with you as I have been involved with it all. Continue Reading

King of Fuh

The Beatles as Great Art
The Beatles as Great Art
Dr. Louis Abbott
"Ringo Starr’s drumming transcends the hype that surrounds the Beatles. His contributions throughout the entire arc of the band reveal a versatile style that is the template for single-bass Rock drumming." - Dave Grohl

The Beatles as Great Art

Guard The Beatles
Guard The Beatles
Margot Winick
Imagine being assigned to guard and escort The Beatles and their entourage when they perform on “The Ed Sullivan Show.” Sgt. Buddy Dresner of the Miami Beach Police Department got that assignment.
READ THE STORY

Guard The Beatles

15 Lil' Beatles
15 Lil' Beatles
Ultimate Classic Rock
Inquiring Beatles' fans want to know, so please meet the entire brood of Beatles children - all 15 of 'em! Beatle Brunch Club Member, Margot Winick sent us this very cool, concise article from "The Ultimate Classic Rock".

15 Lil' Beatles


Deciphering SFF
Deciphering SFF
Dr. Louis Abbott
Let me take you down to Strawberry Fields as Dr. Lou Abbott dissects The Beatles' classic hit, SFF, with the skill only a trained musician and music scholar can convey to every rock connoisseur or music lover. Another FAB Deciphering.

Deciphering SFF

Roll Up
Roll Up
Step right this way to The Magical History Tour: A Beatles Memorabilia Exhibit at The Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn MI. Closing 9/18/2016 See a cool collection of Beatles memorabilia, including the Chapman album.
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Flower Power Cruise 2016
Flower Power Cruise 2016
Joe Johnson
The Good Lovin' was like, WOW, Man! This was not yer father's cruise, but he mighta been there with Captain Joe J and Co. aboard The Celebrity Constellation. A star-studded line up awaits the eager traveler in 2017. BE THERE!

Flower Power Cruise 2016

A Hard Day’s Night II?
A Hard Day’s Night II?
Stan Soocher
The Beatles have always been a band with so many levels and dimensions that even today, years after they broke up, new insights and information still emerge. The Beatles loomed large over so many things I did.

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Deciphering AYNIL
Deciphering AYNIL
Dr. Lou Abbott
All You Need Is Love was performed by The Beatles on "Our World," the FIRST LIVE global television link, seen by over 400 MM in 25 countries - 57 takes before the live broadcast and an overdub session afterward. Read a brilliant analysis with audio

Deciphering AYNIL

HDN ... AGAIN
HDN ... AGAIN
Presented By Don E. Gee
You know, I read this article in 'Pop Matters' by John Firehammer and thought ... I never heard it quite this way before. Please enjoy the following story: "The Beatles Are Pent-Up Prisoners of Their Own Notoriety in 'A Hard Day's Night'."

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