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  • Remastered Beatles “Live at The Hollywood Bowl” Released

    Remastered Beatles “Live at The Hollywood Bowl” Released

    A taste of Beatlemania has arrived in a familiar, remastered form. The 1977 album, The Beatles: Live at The Hollywood Bowl, has been spruced up by the Giles Martin, the son of the band’s late, legendary producer, Sir George Martin. The album features performances from three sold-out Hollywood Bowl concerts in 1964 and 1965, when... »

  • Beatles Bass Transcriptions Series Available

    Beatles Bass Transcriptions Series Available

    Longtime bass transcriptionist Peter Croppier has created the mother lode of bass transcriptions for The Beatles, in his “The Beatles — The Definitive Bass Collection” series. The series covers all Paul McCartney’s famed bass lines with the band, as found on both studio and compilation albums, with a book available for each record through Guitar... »

  • Beatles Hits Compilation Remastered & Restored

    Beatles Hits Compilation Remastered & Restored

    Some of The Beatles’ most significant number one hits both sound and look better than ever in a remastered edition of the 1 collection on one CD and two DVD/Blu-Ray discs. The limited edition set, called 1+, not only features remastered music, but also painstakingly restored videos for each of the album’s 27 songs, as... »

  • Perri’s Leathers Limited Announces The Beatles Licensed Gear

    Perri’s Leathers Limited Announces The Beatles Licensed Gear

    Perri’s Leathers Limited has launched a new line of straps, gig bags and picks honoring The Beatles. The series includes eighteen strap designs with themes from the band’s whole career including Yellow Submarine, Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, Abbey Road, and Revolver. The lineup includes a polyester webbing strap design and a leather effect... »

  • The Beatles: Something (Paul McCartney’s Isolated Bass)

    The Beatles: Something (Paul McCartney’s Isolated Bass)

    For today’s isolated bass track, we’re treated to some great bass by Paul McCartney on the George Harrison tune, “Something”. The tune appeared on the Beatles’ Abbey Road, and was “the only song written by him to top the US charts while he was in the band,” according to the Wikipedia article on the song.... »

  • The Beatles Reissue Vinyl Albums in Painstakingly Created Mono Set

    The Beatles Reissue Vinyl Albums in Painstakingly Created Mono Set

    Finding Beatles albums in mono on vinyl is kind of like getting a copy of the original version of Star Wars on VHS — it’s something that allows you to relive a great experience, just the way you remember it. But, finding both has been extremely difficult for years. Although a CD set of mono... »

  • “A Hard Day’s Night” Celebrates 50th Anniversary in Theaters and New Release

    “A Hard Day’s Night” Celebrates 50th Anniversary in Theaters and New Release

    You just have to smile when you watch this: It’s for the restored version of A Hard Day’s Night that’s hitting U.S. theaters on 4th of July weekend, in honor of the film’s 50th anniversary. But you can see the print, and a whole bunch more in the Criterion Collection’s of the film that helped... »

  • The Beatles: “Don’t Let Me Down” Rooftop Performance

    The Beatles: “Don’t Let Me Down” Rooftop Performance

    Today we’re celebrating Paul McCartney’s birthday with this Beatles video. The bass line to “Don’t Let Me Down” has always been a favorite of mine for it’s big round tone and melodicism, and this video from their final live performance on the rooftop of the Apple building is palpable, to say the least. Happy birthday,... »

  • The Beatles “U.S. Albums” Released As Box Set

    The Beatles “U.S. Albums” Released As Box Set

    Back in the 1960s, The Beatles albums heard in the United States weren’t always the same as their original British counterparts. Track order was changed, reverb sometimes added to songs, and even completely different albums created for the American market. These U.S. versions of albums haven’t been around much since CD issues of Beatles records... »

  • The Beatles’ Volume 2 of “On Air – Live At The BBC” Released

    The Beatles’ Volume 2 of “On Air – Live At The BBC” Released

    Back in 1994, Beatles fans rejoiced when they got a peek into the band’s early history with the release of Live at the BBC, a collection of songs and interview snippets with DJs, all from the band’s prime early-to-mid 60s “mop top” era. And now those who wanted to hear more are in luck with... »