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Music Monday: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band 50th Anniversary Box (Part Two)

I previously posted my initial reaction to the Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band 50th Anniversary Edition box set, and now having listened to the whole thing I have some further thoughts I would like to share. First, this box … Continue reading

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Music Monday: Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band 50th Anniversary Box

As a present to myself I cashed in some of my Best Buy certificates and picked up the 5th anniversary edition of The Beatles album Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. Sure, I have the album on vinyl, and on … Continue reading

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Music Monday: 10 Teenage Albums

This week’s entry comes courtesy of a Facebook trend I thought was a good idea to turn into a post. Rather than simply have a status update with a list I would flesh it out a little with a sentence … Continue reading

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Ranking The Beatles: Please Please Me (Beatles Week 2016 Day 14)

Please see my introduction and explanation about this project here. This album, their first, represents pretty much the band’s live set at the time. I have the Vee-Jay album Introducing The Beatles which has many of these songs as well … Continue reading

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Ranking The Beatles: With The Beatles (Beatles Week 2016 Day 13)

Please see my introduction and explanation about this project here. Having grown up with the Capitol Records version of this album, Meet The Beatles, which I listened to endlessly growing up (and is the first album I remember listening to) … Continue reading

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Ranking The Beatles: A Hard Day’s Night (Beatles Week 2016 Day 12)

Please see my introduction and explanation about this project here. I grew up and came of age with the soundtrack version of this album as released in the United States by Capitol Records, so my familiarity with this as an … Continue reading

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Ranking The Beatles: Beatles For Sale (Beatles Week 2016 Day 11)

Please see my introduction and explanation about this project here. Having spent a lot of creativity with the Hard Day’s Night album the band rushed to complete enough tracks for the next release to hit in time for Christmas sales … Continue reading

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Ranking The Beatles: Help! (Beatles Week 2016 Day 10)

Please see my introduction and explanation about this project here. In the United States this album was broken apart into separate releases, including a soundtrack with some of the songs written specifically for the film along with some instrumental score. … Continue reading

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Ranking The Beatles: Rubber Soul (Beatles Week 2016 Day 9)

Please see my introduction and explanation about this project here. I grew up listening to the American version this album which included the song “I’ve Just Seen A Face” originally on the Help! album but left off of the United … Continue reading

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Ranking The Beatles: Revolver (Beatles Week 2016 Day 8)

Please see my introduction and explanation about this project here. The Beatles were┬áreally beginning to stretch what could be done in the studio and their songwriting had begun to evolve at this point.┬áIndividually I like the songs, but as an … Continue reading

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