Click on audio link below to hear our Apple Scruffs Chorus at The Beatles Party & Benefit for The Joy of Sox January 9 2016. I know – we need more cowbell.
Paul McCartney and John Lennon went at each other viciously in 1971. Paul released Too Many People and Dear Boy on Ram, both aimed at Lennon. John responded by recording the burning How Do You Sleep? Around Christmas John was feeling a bit nostalgic about his old mate. On January 1 1962 the Beatles with Pete […]
A pianist plays ‘Imagine’ on the anniversary of John Lennon’s death in front of Ukrainian riot police on Sunday. Photo: Nastya Stanko
Let’s rewind the video tape to 1957. A very young Jimmy Page appears on a BBC children’s talent show to play some skiffle. Mixing together strands of American blues, jazz, country and folk music, this style of music became all the rage in the UK during the 1950s. Lonnie Donegan got the craze going. And […]