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"Dreaming the Beatles," and dreaming my Beatles

Rob Sheffield’s tremendous new book, Dreaming the Beatles: The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World, has been repeatedly praised for doing that which seems impossible: forming a whole book about the Fab Four that feels fresh. 1,923 more words


Book Review: "Dreaming The Beatles" by Rob Sheffield

Dreaming the Beatles: The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World by Rob Sheffield was published on April 25, 2017.  I had seen this book mentioned in the Beatles Book Collectors group on Facebook, but really didn’t pay it any mind until I stumbled upon it in a small book store while walking around a quaint little village with friends last week. 288 more words

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Publicity: Dreaming the Beatles - Rob Sheffield

 It looks like the infectious and electric Mr. Sheffield might have written himself another hit with this look at how “The Beatles” came to transcend being a mere rock band and become an enduring cultural influence. 106 more words


Quote for Today: Rob Sheffield

I was helpless in trying to return people’s kindness, but alswo helpless to resist it. Kindness is a scarier force than cruelty, that’s for sure. Cruelty isn’t that hard to understand. 72 more words

Quote For Today

The Reason You Should Pass The Tissues

I like to pride myself on my stoic, even-keeled approach to life, but that is a giant lying waste of time because I am an emotional emotion who goes around emoting all the time. 1,064 more words