This is the first time I've seen this clip of Paul McCartney in the recording studio playing "Blackbird" in 1968. I wonder if he still has those fantastic shoes that he used to tap out the rhythm.
SkyNews reports that Gene Appleton Gallagher, son of Oasis singer Liam Gallagher, and Sonny Starkey, grandson of Beatles drummer Ringo Starr, got into fisticuffs at a Tesco in Hampstead. Staff had tried to stop the pair's friend, 21-year-old Noah Ponte, from leaving the shop with a £1.70 can of gin and tonic. Ponte, a student… READ THE REST
How did the Beatles do it? How did those four English chaps have the right interpersonal chemistry to revolutionize the music industry with mellifluous harmonies, transcendent experiments, and catchy pop melodies all at the same time? And how did they do it all in such a short period of time? Maybe … they didn't. Maybe… READ THE REST
One of my prized game possessions is a long out-of-print Trivial Pursuit-style card game called Beatle Significa. When in the company of fellow Beatles maniacs, it's always fun to pull out the game and put them to the test. After seeing this video of Jack White (White Stripes, The Raconteurs) accurately identifying most of The… READ THE REST
Take a moment and think about it. As you sit here, scrolling through your phone or working on your laptop, does your neck hurt? Are your shoulders tense? Do you have any general muscle pain? For many people, the answer is a resounding yes. Of course, the problem is that a massage to work out… READ THE REST
Who isn't infatuated with a little bit of nostalgia? Everyone can appreciate something cultural from their childhood, or sometimes even from a time that they didn't live in. And there's certain things that we can see, like this, that transport us to a different time. But there are few things that can teleport us to a… READ THE REST
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