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A Thousand Pages, Give or Take a Few

In the 1978 comedy I Wanna Hold Your Hand, about starstruck kids trying to see the Beatles perform on the Ed Sullivan show in 1964, there’s a character named Richard Klaus (played by Eddie Deezen), who styles himself a Beatle scholar. 578 more words

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Review: "Tune In: The Beatles: All These Years, Vol. 1" by Mark Lewisohn

Well, if there’s anything you ever want to know about the Beatles here’s a 900 page textbook that covers their beginnings through 1962. If you want anything after that, you’re in luck because there’s supposed to be two more volumes. 246 more words

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Tune In: The Beatles: All These Years by Mark Lewisohn- Review

Title: Tune In: The Beatles: All These Years

Author: Mark Lewisohn

Rating: 5/5

Description from the Publisher:  “Now in paperback, Tune In is the New York Times bestseller by the world’s leading Beatles authority – the first volume in a groundbreaking trilogy about the band that revolutionized music. 705 more words

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In the news: "The Sixth Beatle" documentary

Interesting article about a new documentary about Sam Leach, a promoter in Liverpool in the early 60’s that helped the Beatles get their start. It would seem that author/historian Mark Lewisohn has taken exception to some of the content and has new been cut from the film.   35 more words

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