The Beatles – Past Masters Volumes One & Two

Flawless collection of Beatles rarities, all in the one convenient package In the 1980’s, once EMI had reissued the original Beatles albums on CD, the question remained as to what to do with all the remaining tracks that were released separately as singles. The solution was as obvious as it was simple: compile all their… Read More The Beatles – Past Masters Volumes One & Two

Beatles – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

The Beatles reinvent themselves and popular culture in the process When the Beatles released their long-awaited follow-up to Revolver, it was almost as if suddenly the band had gone from black and white to full-blown Technicolor, thanks to the cover, one of the most iconic of its time, or any time (and one which would… Read More Beatles – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

The Beatles – Live At The Hollywood Bowl

The Fab Four raise fan worship to new heights on historical live recordings In June 1965, The Beatles began a two-week tour of France, Spain, and Italy, where they played fifteen shows in just eight days (eight days a week indeed). It was a tour which, while not exactly disastrous, hadn’t been properly planned much… Read More The Beatles – Live At The Hollywood Bowl

The Beatles – Help!

Their holy fabness take yet another step towards world domination By 1965 The Beatles were practically Pop’s latest aristocracy, who in the eyes of their adoring fans could do no wrong. However John Lennon was fast becoming disillusioned with the music business, and what The Beatles had become in particular, whom he felt were being… Read More The Beatles – Help!