Tag: The Beatles

McCartney 2014

 I was looking at  Rolling Stones list of top albums for last year and sitting in the number 4 spot was “New” by Paul McCartney. Easily the highest ranked album by an artist from my generation.   For this record, McCartney decided he wanted a more upbeat and younger sound. To get that he used... Read more »

The Life and Death of John Lennon

It was around this time, thirty-three year ago tonight that John Lennon was shot and killed. He and his wife, Yoko Ono were coming home when he was shot by Mark David Chapman.  It’s hard to explain what Lennon has meant to my life. Whenever I write a piece that has to do with music,... Read more »

John Lennon Through The Years

Pre-Beatles. Lennon with his first wife, Cynthia.
Today would have been John Lennon’s 73 birthday. We take a look at his life and career through pictures.
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