The recently refurbished vehicle is scheduled to be available for bidding for between £300,000-£380,000 ($482,880 – $611,648) however, the vehicle is labeled without reserve, it might sell for much more.
It’s difficult to match the uniqueness of Paul McCartney’s 1979 holiday original, “Wonderful Christmastime,” so jolly old saint Macca isn’t even trying.
“I wish they had taken a few weeks to make it. It’s fine for us freaks.” – Little Steven
The album isn’t quite the same without hearing Dolenz’s stories behind the song choices. He shares a few in our sit-down session with him.
“You’ve got to hide your junk away.”
The Beatles’ entire catalog remains one of the most enduring groups of songs in popular culture. Their first single “Love Me Do,” the song is still fun and vibrant 50 years after its original U.K. release. To celebrate the occasion, fans gathered in Liverpool’s docks Friday afternoon to set a new world record for the most Beatles fans singing “Love Me Do” in a round.
Gene Simmons and the rest of KISS have never hid their love of the Fab Four, and now the rockers will take the same stage The Beatles famously graced. KISS are set to perform on “Live on Letterman” at New York’s historic Ed Sullivan Theater on October 10th.
An exhibition featuring John Lennon’s sketches will be presented by his widow Yoko Ono this week in NYC.
For the last three years, Abbey Road has been the top-selling vinyl album, so clearly there’s still an audience interested in buying Beatles records in their original format. Or at least that’s the thought behind a new 16-LP box set comprised of every Beatles album, the “Magical Mystery Tour” soundtrack and “Past Masters” rarities collections.
There’s no rule that songwriters must write about themselves or even people they know. In fact, fictional character as song protagonist is a common trick. While the list is virtually endless, here are five of the most memorable fictional characters immortalized in music.