How They Became The Beatles A Definitive History Of The Early Years 1960 1964 -

the beatles biography history allmusic - hard as it may be to believe today the beatles were often dismissed by cultural commentators of the time as nothing more than a fad that would vanish within months as the novelty wore off the group ensured this wouldn t happen by making a hard day s night in early 1964 a cin ma v rit style motion picture comedy musical that cemented their image as the fab four happy go lucky, the beatles through the years the band members - the beatles were a four piece band from liverpool england and were and still are one of the top musical groups of the 1960 s much has been written about the members of the beatles since they burst into popular culture in 1962 and more will be explored and written about one of the greatest musical groups of all time in the blogs found on this site, the beatles all these years extended special edition - this extended special edition of mark lewisohn s magisterial book tune in is a true collector s item featuring hundreds of thousands of words of extra material as well as many extra photographs it is the complete uncut and definitive biography of the beatles early years from their family backgrounds through to the moment they re on the cusp of their immense breakthrough at the end of 1962, las vegas radio history 1940 2009 george thomas apfel - las vegas radio history 1940 1996 listening to las vegas radio since 1963 and being employed in broadcasting since 1971 i have accumulated quite a bit of information on the relatively brief broadcast history of this once dusty town in the desert, and your bird can sing the beatles bible - and your bird can sing was the theme song for the beatles us cartoon series during its third season in the studio on 20 april 1966 the beatles recorded two takes of and your bird can sing beginning with a rhythm track of guitars and drums they then overdubbed three lead vocal tracks from john lennon harmonies from paul and george and tambourine and bass, a hard day s night the beatles bible - the album was recorded over nine non consecutive days between january and june 1964 in between the sporadic sessions the beatles fulfilled their touring and filming commitments with john lennon and paul mccartney writing some of their strongest songs to date, 100 best songs of the 1960s nme - 96 twist and shout written by phil medley and bert berns later to produce van morrison s early solo recordings twist and shout would of course become best known for the beatles, a history of latin american popular music piero scaruffi - latin america has produced a variety of genres born at the crossroads of european folk music african music and native traditions while not as popular as the popular music of the usa also born out of the integration of european music and african music latin american genres shares the same characters that made it a universal koine, marlon brando biography imdb - in his book the way it s never been done before my friendship with marlon brando george englund relates how brando told him a couple of years before his death that the academy of motion picture arts and sciences offered him a lifetime achievement oscar on the condition that he attend the ceremony to personally accept the award brando refused believing that the offer should not be