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The Long And Winding Road

Once in a blue moon I slip my old vinyl copy of The Beatles album “Let It Be” onto the turntable. I don’t listen to the songs of my youth very often anymore, but when I do, it’s usually Beatle’s … Continue reading

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Value

It’s been a year since a lock of hair brought $35,000 at auction. The four-inch long swatch of hair was snipped from Beatle John Lennon’s head in Hamburg, Germany in 1966 by barber Klaus Baruck. Paul Fraser, a collector of … Continue reading

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The Beatles Play Candlestick

I owned most of their records just the same as the vast majority of Beatles fans.  I remember seeing them on teevee a few times. I still recall their first American televised appearance on the “Ed Sullivan Show”.  But I … Continue reading

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Starr Quality

I awoke this morning with “Octopus’s Garden” playing in my head.  I couldn’t ignore my inner jukebox; I had to channel the thought into a bluejayblog post.  “Octopus’s Garden” is one of Ringo Starr’s contributions to the Beatles’ musical catalogue.  … Continue reading

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Sir Paul

“…Suddenly, I’m not half the man I used to be, There’s a shadow hanging over me, Oh, yesterday came suddenly….”–Lennon/McCartney The song, “Yesterday” is the Number One Popular song of all time as regarded by MTV and “Rolling Stone” magazine.  … Continue reading

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The Harrison Book

I’ve been looking forward to spending quality time with the photo book by Olivia Harrison.  The widow of George Harrison has compiled a rather large collection of images into a book that Beatles fans and Harrison fans, in particular, will … Continue reading

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