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Beatle fact of the day

Posted in did you know on April 21, 2010 by Bertone

Did you know….

….that James Bond (Sean Connery) dissed the Beatles in the “Goldfinger” movie only to later cover “In My Life” on a George Martin tribute album?

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Beatle fact of the day

Posted in did you know on April 20, 2010 by Bertone

Did you know…

….that in the mid 60’s, it was announced that Ringo Starr would record a solo album called “Goodnight Vicar”?

Beatle fact of the day

Posted in did you know on April 17, 2010 by Bertone

Did you know…

…..Ringo Starr shaved his head bald for a period in the 70’s. Couldn’t find a picture today, but they are out there and I’ve seen them. Brrrr

Beatles Fact of the day

Posted in did you know on April 5, 2010 by Bertone

Did you know….

…..during the 70’s Klaus Voormann was falsely reported in the 70’s newspapers as being Paul’s replacement for the reformed Beatles?

It’s little wonder the rumor got started…Klaus was on almost all the early 70’s non-McCartney Beatle albums. He designed the Revolver cover and introduced Astrid to them in Hamburg. He’s a pretty important guy.