26/10/2008

Thank you lucky stars: The Hollies (26/10/2008)

Beatles - The Hollies - 1965George Harrison publicly denounces their interpretation as " soul-less ", and it halts at UK #20 in January 1966.

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Thank you lucky stars: Peter & Gordon (26/10/2008)

Beatles - Peter & GordonPeter Asher (Jane's brother) born 22 June 1944, London and Gordon Waller born 4 June 1945, Braemar, Scotland cut six songs written by Lennon/McCartney or himself alone under the pseudonym Bernard Webb/A Smith. A World Without Love topped both UK and US charts in March 1964 and May 1964; Nobody I Know reached the UK Top 10 and hitted at # 12 in the US in June 1964; Again in 1964, I Don't Want To See You Again made US # 16 but didn't reach the US Top 50, both in October. ***Woman reached UK #28 and US #14 in March 1966.***If I Fell made US #80 in 01/1967 included in the Lady Godiva album.

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Thank you lucky stars: Gary U.S. Bonds (26/10/2008)

Gary U.S. Bonds (born Gary Anderson on 6 June 1939 in Jacksonville, Florida) charted in UK with a Beatles cover song "It's Only Love" at #43 in November 1981.Beatles - U.S. Bonds - 1981

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22/10/2008

La France et les Beatles 3 - Dick Rivers (22/10/2008)

Beatles-Please please meBeatles- a hard day's nightBeatles - Help LPDick Rivers fut aussi un maître adaptateur de chansons des Beatles dont une reprise (voir plus loin).***Mes ennuis, 1963 (Misery-v.o. Kenny Lynch); Twist And Shout, 1963 des Isley Brothers; J'en suis fou, 1963 (Love Me Do); Comme Johnny Hallyday, Hervé Forneri de son vrai nom reprend I Saw Her Standing There sous le même titre et les mêmes paroles "Quand je l'ai vue devant moi, 1963"; Ces mots qu'on oublie un jour, 1965 (Things We Said Today) et Prends un ticket avec moi, 1965 (Ticket To Ride), des LPs Please Please Me; A Hard Day's Night et Help!

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12/10/2008

La France et les Beatles 2 : Gérard Saint Paul

Abbey Road - LP - 1969 - (475 x 475) (66ko)Let it be (3)Dernière réédition : 3 juin 2008. CD sorti à l'origine en 2006. Ces huit chansons adaptées du tandem Lennon/McCartney sont extraites d'un LP de Gérard Saint Paul sorti en France en 1970 qui s'intitulait "10 Hits de Lennon et McCartney", référence Disc AZ STEC LP 82.***Rentre Jojo à la maison (Get back, 1969), Reste avec moi (Don't let me down, 1969), La ballade de John et Yoko (The Ballad of John and Yoko, 1969), C'est beau Paris (Come Together, 1969), Bang bang Maxwell (Maxwell's Silver Hammer, 1969), C'est la vie (Let It Be, 1970), Dis-moi je t'aime (You Know My Name) Look Up The Number, 1970), Ce long chemin vers toi (The Long and Winding Road), 1970.

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11/10/2008

All together now - DVD documentary (12/10/2008)

The Beatles - love dvd***DVD documentary to be released next 20 October 2008.*** 1. All Together Now - 84 minutes. A documentary charting the show from inception to premiere. Features Paul, Ringo, Yoko and Olivia as well as George and Giles Martin and the Cirque creators as do the other mini features. Approx 50 minutes of music.***2. Changing the Music - 22 minutes.***Background to the decision to re-work the music. Approx 15 minutes of music.***3. Music in the Theatre/Theater - 7 minutes Audio design for show music. Approx 5 minutes of music. 4. Making Love - 9 minutes Covers all design aspects. Art direction, costumes, props, screen imagery and the use of the Beatles voices. Approx 7 minutes of music.***EMI MUSIC MARKETING.

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10/10/2008

La France et les Beatles 1- Les Lionceaux (1-10/10/2008)

A tout seigneur tout t'honneur, voici Les Lionceaux avec pas moins de dix (10) adaptations aussi bonnes les unes que les autres.***Huit versions enregistrées en 1964: Je te veux tout à moi (I wanna be your man), Toi l'ami (All my loving), Le temps est long (It won't be long), Mais ne viens plus (Don't bother me) [4 titres de l'album With The Beatles, 22/11/1963], Je ne peux l'acheter (Can't buy me love), Je suis fou (Ask me why, Please Please Me, 22/03/1963), Cette fille (This boy, 11/1963 puis Meet The Beatles, 20/01/1964) et Quatre Garçons dans le vent (A hard day's night) et deux en 1965: Dis-moi pourquoi ? (Tell me why) et Ne ris pas (No reply, Beatles For Sale, 4/12/1964).***LES LIONCEAUX est un groupe fondé à Reims en 1961 par Alain HATTAT. Ils sont engagés chez Phonogram/Mercury en 1963 par Lee Halliday, cousin de Johnny Hallyday. Ils accompagnent Johnny Hallyday en tournée à travers la France et enregistrent leur 1er EP "Ton nom".***Le groupe est composé du leader et fondateur Alain HATTAT (né le 05/09/42), guitare et chant ainsi que de Michel "Bob" MATHIEU (né le 20/12/44), batterie et chant, Michel TAYMONT (né le 05/10/38), guitare rythmique et chant, Jean-Claude "Dan" DUBOIS, basse et chant, remplacé ensuite par Gérard "Papillon" FOURNIER, alias Dan Moore (né le 14/09/46).Les Lionceaux - BeatlesBeatles 116 x 116 pixelsBeatles - meet the beatles - 18 Ko (300 x 300)The Beatles for salePlease please me - 22-03-63

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09/10/2008

Paul McCartney : The Midnight Special original version (revised 9/10 & 6/12/2008)

The Russian Album/CHOBA b CCCP was released exclusively in the U.S.S.R. on vinyl, 31October 1988 by the Melodiya state label, ref.: A 60 00415 006 [40.000 pressed copies]. Including his renditions of inter alia: Midnight Special from "unknown 'Texas' folklore": originally from "Pistol Pete's Midnight Special" by Dave "Pistol Pete" Cutrell acc. by McGinty's Oklahoma Cow Boy Band in 1926 (Okeh 45057A) who recorded it twice.***Carl Sandburg, poet and writer wrote two different lyrics about the same song in 1927 in his The American Songbag.***1927/1928 covers: Sam Collins, guitar and vocal cut it on 17/09/1927 in Richmond, Indiana, issued round October 1927 as "Midnight Special Blues", Gennett 6307); Jim Foster, Champion 15397; Big Boy Woods, Bell 1181; Bunny Carter, Conqueror 7266***"Midnight Special" by Otto Gray and his Oklahoma Cowboys, round April 1929 (***Vocalion 5337).***Other instrumental by Tiny Grimes in 1948.***Joe Turner ("Midnight Special Train"), Atlantic, 1951 (CD WP/Rhino, 2006) and Atlantic 45-1122, 02/1957 (Joe Turner And His Blues Kings).**Well known folk writer Alan Lomax wrote in his book [Our Singing Country, 1941] that The Midnight Special was composed by Leadbelly = Huddie William Ledbetter himself in his jail (Angola State Penitentiary, Louisiana)] and recorded it on July 1, 1934 and a second time in 1936 (for the American Record Company...)***About the tune: Alan Lomax omitted to do something... This album [CHOBA b CCCP].

08/10/2008

All Starr Band Tour 2006 feat. i.a. Rod Argent and Edgard Winter (8/10/2008)

The Zombies - she's not there - 07-1964 - 65 pixelsEdgard Winter (1) - 1970-71 - 65 pixelsEdgard Winter (2) - Frankenstein - 04-1973 - 65 pixelsEdgard Winter (3) - Hangin' around - 04-1973 - 65 pixels***She's not there was composed and written by Rod Argent (b. 14 June 1945, St Albans, Herts [Hertfordshire]).***This song reached the British Chart Toppers at # 12 in September 1964 and the American Chart Toppers at #2 next December.***Extracted from the LP Edgard Winter's White Trash (June 1976, US #111, Keep playin' that rock 'n' roll was composed and written by Edgard Winter (b. 28 Dec.28, 1946, Beaumont, Texas).***This song reached the US TOP #70 in February 1972.***Both Frankenstein (instr.) [US #1, UK #18 in May & June] & Hangin' around composed and written respectively by Winter and Winter-Dan Hartman [US #65 in January 1974] were taken from the LP "They Only Come Out At Night" which hitted the US Pop Chart at #3 in January 1973.***

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Ringo Starr and his All Starr Band Live 2006 -Tenth edition ! (8/10/2008)

All Starr Band Tour 2006 (DVD)Cette 10ième édition démarre au Casino Rama à Totonto (CDN), le 14 juin 2006 et se terminera le 20 juillet 2006 au Radio City Music Hall à New York City.***Le All Starr Band est constitué de Rod Argent (ex The Zombies); Edgard Winter (ex Black Plague, ex Johnny Winter And, ex Edgard Winter's White Trash et ex The Edgard Winter Group); Richard Marx (chant), Billy Squier (ex Piper, lead guitar); Sheila E. (e-drums) plus Gary Wright (ex Spooky Tooth, keyboards, chant) plus Hamish Stuart (basse, guitare et chant) plus Colin Hay (ex Men At Work, ex Colin Hay Band, guitare, chant) plus Greg Bisonnette (session drummer, vocaux) et de Ringo (ex The Beatles, Plastic Ono Band et en solo.***Les DVD et CD sont officiels.***All Starr Band Tour 2006 (CD officiel)

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