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Just as "Beatles For Sale," was the summit of what was known as the British "beat," and "Sgt. Pepper" to come later was their full production extravaganza, and "Revolver," their post-acid period, this album truly marked the beginning of The Beatles giant step into the future.
What gave The Beatles the freedom to make this wonderful recording was they were supposed to begin making their third film, but no-one agreed on a script, thus The Beatles had a three-month break to do whatever they wanted.
The Beatles ® and The Beatles & Co ® and Apple Ltd. ® are registered trademarks of The Beatles.
www.iamthebeatles.com   (3328 words)

  
  The Beatles MP3 Downloads - The Beatles Music Downloads - The Beatles Music Videos
Relentlessly imaginative and experimental, the Beatles grabbed a hold of the international mass consciousness in 1964 and never let go for the next six years, always staying ahead of the pack in terms of creativity but never losing their ability to communicate their increasingly sophisticated ideas to a mass audience.
The Beatles hadn't fully developed at this point, and these recordings -- many of which (including a couple of Sheridan-less tracks) were issued only after the band's rise to fame -- found their talents in a most embryonic state.
When the Beatles premiered their hippie anthem "All You Need Is Love" as part of a worldwide TV broadcast, they had been truly anointed as spokespersons for their generation (a role they had not actively sought), and it seemed they could do no wrong.
www.mp3.com /artist/the-beatles/summary   (9087 words)

  
  VH1.com : The Beatles : Biography - Urge Music Downloads   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Relentlessly imaginative and experimental, the Beatles grabbed a hold of the international mass consciousness in 1964 and never let go for the next six years, always staying ahead of the pack in terms of creativity but never losing their ability to communicate their increasingly sophisticated ideas to a mass audience.
The Beatles hadn't fully developed at this point, and these recordings -- many of which (including a couple of Sheridan-less tracks) were issued only after the band's rise to fame -- found their talents in a most embryonic state.
When the Beatles premiered their hippie anthem "All You Need Is Love" as part of a worldwide TV broadcast, they had been truly anointed as spokespersons for their generation (a role they had not actively sought), and it seemed they could do no wrong.
www.vh1.com /artists/az/beatles/bio.jhtml   (4564 words)

  
  The Beatles - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Beatles were an English music group from Liverpool who continue to be held in the highest esteem for their artistic achievements, their huge commercial success, their groundbreaking role in the history of popular music, and their contributions to popular culture.
Beatles records were banned and burned in many cities and towns across the United States (primarily in the South) and from countries such as South Africa.
The Beatles are said to have been pleased with the result and attended its highly publicised London premiere, every one of The Beatles thought their own voices (narrated by actors) were not quite right, whilst saying that the other three were perfect.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/The_Beatles   (7545 words)

  
 The Beatles (album) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Beatles is the ninth official album by The Beatles, a double album released in 1968.
Beatles albums after The Beatles (except Yellow Submarine in the UK) occasionally had mono pressings in certain countries, but these editions – of Yellow Submarine, Let It Be, and Abbey Road – were always mono fold-downs from the regular stereo mixes.
Two compilations of Beatles material, released in 1973 as The Beatles 1962-1966 and The Beatles 1967-1970, are often referred to as "The Red Album" and "The Blue Album" respectively, with reference to their colour scheme.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/The_Beatles_(album)   (2566 words)

  
 The Beatles Encyclopedia Article @ LaunchBase.org (Launch Base)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Starr played on The Beatles' second EMI recording session on 4 September 1962, but Martin hired session drummer Andy White for their next session on 11 September 1962.
The Beatles' first recording session, in June 1962, was unsatisfactory to Martin, but a second in September 1962 produced a UK hit, "Love Me Do", which charted.
Although the Jackson-Sony catalogue includes most of The Beatles' greatest hits, a few of the early songs were not included in the original ATV deal and McCartney later succeeded in personally acquiring the publishing rights to "Love Me Do", "Please Please Me", "P.S. I Love You" and "Ask Me Why".
www.launchbase.org /encyclopedia/The_Beatles   (7544 words)

  
 The Beatles - Encyclopedia Dramatica   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Fans of this band are typically rabidly defensive about their band, especially if you point out that they were simply a bunch of hippies on lots of drugs.
John Beatle - One of the principle songwriters and singers.
George Beatle - The resident drama whore of the group after Lennon and McCartney wouldn't let him write any songs.
www.encyclopediadramatica.com /index.php/The_Beatles   (441 words)

  
 The Beatles
The impact of the Beatles upon popular music cannot be overstated; they revolutionized the music industry and touched the lives of all who heard them in deep and fundamental ways.
The Beatles’ buoyant melodies, playful personalities and mop-topped charisma were just the tonic needed by a nation left reeling by the senseless assassination of its young president, John F. Kennedy, barely two months earlier.
The Beatles’ legacy as a concert attraction, during their harried passage from nightclubs to baseball stadiums, is distinguished primarily by the deafening screams of female fans overcome by the group’s very appearance.
www.rockhall.com /hof/inductee.asp?id=228   (2406 words)

  
 The Beatles' studio story told in detail | Chron.com - Houston Chronicle
His interest in how the Beatles recorded their songs — "the technical aspect, how the sounds were made" — only grew, and after he graduated from the University of Houston, Ryan decided to write the definitive book on every little thing that went on at Abbey Road during the Beatles years.
Recording the Beatles is hailed as the definitive guide to the Beatles at work in the studio.
It was the biggest reunion ever for the people who flipped the switches and moved the dials for the Beatles.
www.chron.com /disp/story.mpl/headline/features/4554557.html   (915 words)

  
 The Beatles
The Beatles were far away from the American protest movement and their ideas of pop song messages to humanity.
Martin was important to the Beatles in suggesting improvements in the form of their early songs (improvements they quickly came to incorporate independently into their writing) and later in guiding them in the selection of instrumental and electronic textures hitherto unused in pop music.
The Beatles integrated notes into their songs from newspapers and from the radio, which they happened to read and listen to and which fitted into their compositions.
www.cosmopolis.ch /english/cosmo12/beatles.htm   (3783 words)

  
 Rock On The Net: The Beatles: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr
The Beatles began their first world tour, starting in Denmark, and with Jimmy Nicol temporarily replacing Ringo Starr on drums after Starr became ill from exhaustion and tonsillitis.
The LP went on to symbolize the Beatle's artistic range and became a major influence on concept albums yet to come by other artists.
The remaining Beatles reunited to sing "Let It Be" (with everyone else at the service) at a memorial service for Linda McCartney.
www.rockonthenet.com /artists-b/beatles_main.htm   (1375 words)

  
 The Beatles Music
The Beatles were undoubtedly the most influential band of the century.
The Beatles could not have happened without Liverpool, where John, Paul, George and Ringo all grew up listening to the rock and roll records of the fifties that merchant seamen brought into the port of Liverpool across the sea from America.
And where Liverpool record store owner Brian Epstein first saw the Beatles playing at the Cavern Club in Liverpool in 1961, and knew from the first moment that they would be bigger than Elvis, and made it all happen.
www.delta.ro /beatles/beatles.html   (112 words)

  
 The Obvious Moose Beatles Page
Rare photos, memorabilia and video of the Beatles' only visit to San Diego in 1965.
The Moose thinks the whole Beatles thing was magical.
But nothing is real, including those photos that adorn the "Live at the BBC" album.
www.beatlestore.com   (92 words)

  
 Beatles | Beatles photogallery ||Beatles Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: )
There are many theories as to the origin of the name and its unusual spelling; it is usually credited to John Lennon, who said that the name was a combination word-play on the insects "beetles" (as a nod/compliment to Buddy Holly's band The Crickets) and the word "beat".
In May of 1960, The Beatles were hired to tour the north-east of Scotland as a back-up band with singer Johnny Gentle[9], who was signed to the Larry Parnes agency.
The Beatles music catalog may be coming to iTunes and other online music services in early 2008 according to Olivia Harrison, the widow of late guitarist/singer/songwriter George Harrison.
www.celebritynook.com /25/Beatles.html   (731 words)

  
 The Beatles (White Album) - Disc 1
The Beatles may not be the best Beatles album (for many it is), but it certainly is the most captivating one of the lot.
Beatles songs, always were looked closely to find hidden messages, allegories and puns.
For the first time, The Beatles brought in an 8 track machine to record a song in Abbey Road, and several tries were made to record the song.
www.upv.es /~ecabrera/white.html   (2722 words)

  
 Albums by The Beatles - Encyclopedia FunTrivia
The EP "Beatles For Sale" was released in April 1965, and the EP "Beatles For Sale, No. 2" was released in June that same year.
The album was produced by George Martin, who had produced most of the Beatles recording sessions.
The Beatles allowed Ringo Starr to sing "Boys", and it soon became known as "Ringo's Theme".
www.funtrivia.com /en/Music/Albums-by-The-Beatles-5979.html   (1885 words)

  
 THE BEATLES History of THE BEATLES Biography BEATLES Bio John Lennon Biography Beatles Information Paul McCartney Pete ...
The History of The Beatles can be traced back to March 1957, when John Lennon and his childhood friend, Pete Shotton started a group called "The Black Jacks" to play Skiffle and America Rock and Roll.
The Beatles were approached by Producer Bert Kampfert ("Wonderland By Night") at the Top Ten Club and asked if they would be willing to record with Tony Sheridan.
Brian Poole And The Tremeloes were selected because of their superior performance (The Beatles has partied until 4:30 am that morning-and were tired), and because The Tremoloes lived just a mile away and would cost the company less in travel expenses.
www.geocities.com /aa1a/beatles_bio.html   (1568 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Love: Music: The Beatles   (Site not responding. Last check: )
After the Beatles swapped touring for the studio, they and Martin became experts at squeezing a quart of sound into a pint pot, extending the limits of four- and eight-track recordings by 'bouncing down' tracks.
I am sure that, like in everything regarding The Beatles' releases, all the people involved with this are hard working and serious people commited to give us nothing but the best treatment of the greatest material ever composed in pop music.
If you are looking for a Beatle album, because you like their music and it has always been around you, Then this album isn't it.
www.amazon.com /Love-Beatles/dp/B000JK8OYU   (2251 words)

  
 The Beatles on Vee Jay Records
The Beatles at that time had yet to record 'Love Me Do', which was their first real British hit, and the decision to pass them up was made on the strength of several German recordings with Tony Sheridan, and a few items like 'Ain't She Sweet' and 'My Bonnie'.
The Beatles recorded 'Love Me Do' in September 1962, a few weeks after the deal that contracted the group to Vee Jay, and the single hovered in the twenties of the English charts from November to January.
Either because of Trans-Global's actions, or the Beatle's lack of success, the next single, 'She Loves You' / 'I'll Get You' (Swan 4152), was sent to the even smaller Swan label, which was founded in the late 1950's in Philadelphia, where it was issued on 16 September 1963, just after the UK single.
www.dermon.com /Beatles/Veejay.htm   (4912 words)

  
 Beatles Discography at CD Universe   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Rolling Stone (p.67) - 5 stars out of 5 -- "BEATLES VI is effectively their salute to American rock & roll, and the reworked RUBBER SOUL became their response to America's new folk-rock movement." The Beatles: John Lennon, George Harrison (vocals, guitar); Paul McCartney (vocals...
Along with their amazing musical output and unprecedented worldwide celebrity, John, Paul, George, and Ringo were responsible for many pop music revolutions, major and minor--writing their own material, pushing the limits of the studio, making films of their music, printing song lyrics on albums--that today are taken for granted.
Although the Beatles disbanded in 1970, their artistic legacy is permanently ingrained in the entire world's musical vocabulary.
www.cduniverse.com /search/xx/music/artist/Beatles/a/Beatles.htm   (265 words)

  
 The Beatles SUCK homepage   (Site not responding. Last check: )
I've also rearranged the order of the "least talented Beatle" since some Beatle fans were confused on the way it was presented.
The hypocrisy of the average Beatle fan is demonstrated with much of the hate mail that I have received.
I've been told the Beatles are all about "peace" and "love" (gimme a break, they're just a rock and roll band) and in the next sentence threaten me with death.
www.areddy.net /beatles_suck   (431 words)

  
 ~The Beatles Story~ The Beatles, Beatles, THE BEATLES, BEATLES, Biography, Beatles Pics, Beatles Photos, Beatles ...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In December though The Beatles were forced to leave Hamburg due to a contract dispute, also George was found to be under age and was deported, Paul and Pete in protest to their living conditions tacked a condom to the wall of the club and lit it on fire and also were arrested and deported.
In 1967 The Beatles release their most influential and groundbreaking album, “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.” This album is thought to be by many the greatest album in history.
They release their 9th album simply titled “The Beatles”, but it has commonly become known as “The White Album.” Ringo had left the group during the session, so Paul had to fill in on some of the drum parts for the album.
www.angelfire.com /mn2/beatlespage/index.html   (2684 words)

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