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Pity

(for JW)

In one sitting I ate your words like plums
and felt as guilty as Williams for the indulgence. I should have offered a word or a circle in red. 294 more words

Personal Shit

Today In Music History: 06/06/17

By Domino

It all started for The Beatles on this day in 1962. They recorded four audition demos: “Love Me Do,” “Ask Me Why,” “P.S. I Love You,” and a cover of “Besame Mucho.” George Martin was not present at the recording, but was called in later to listen. 272 more words

Features

Classic Rock Almanac June 6, 2017

TRIVIA

Today’s Question: Simon and Garfunkel recorded “Fakin’ It” 50 years ago today (June 6th, 1967).

What occupation is the song’s narrator sure he had in a prior life? 422 more words

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TIME FOR SOME EXECUTIVE ACTION, RACING CLUBS...

By Hans Ebert
@hanseberthk

There’s a wonderful recording by the late Billy Preston, the only musician to be credited on a Beatles recording- he played keyboards on “Get Back”- called “That’s The Way God Planned It” and which is on constant Repeat these last few days. 1,392 more words

Horse Racing

 "Billy Preston - Outa-Space" 

“Outa-Space” is an instrumental recorded by Billy Preston that originally appeared on his 1971 A&M Records-debut album, I Wrote a Simple Song. Preston created the sound of “Outa-Space” by running the sound from a… 221 more words

Music

The Beatles: My Top Ten Tunes

What are your favourite Beatle songs? Below is a list (in chronological order) of what I believe to be the best. I sincerely hope my choices spark conversation and controversy. 660 more words

Controversy

"BILLY PRESTON - WILL IT GO ROUND IN CIRCLES..."

“Will It Go Round in Circles” is a song written by Bruce Fisher and Billy Preston, and recorded by Preston for his 1972 album Music Is My Life. 59 more words

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