Friday, October 30, 2015

Beatles "1" DVD restoration trailer 4 of 5 - The sound

This newest restoration trailer for the Beatles "1" DVD features Giles Martin and Sam Okell discussing the process of the audio restoration for the new "1" CD and DVD.

You can order the DVD and CD for many countries at this link.

Monday, October 26, 2015

New Paul McCartney video flood for "Tug of War"/"Pipes of Peace" reissues!

Paul McCartney has just released six videos to promote his "Tug of War" and "Pipes of Peace" reissues. They include a new remix of "Ebony and Ivory" plus a video on his collaborations, a deluxe DVD teaser for "Pipes of Peace" and one for "Tug of War," a look at the making of "Ebony and Ivory," comments about George Martin and the story of the making of "Here Today" (which for some reason isn't not featured in an outtake on the "Tug of War" reissues). You can see them all here.

Don't forget to visit our Amazon Beatles store and our UK Amazon Beatles store.

Sunday, October 25, 2015

John Lennon does an ad for Tower Records

Unfortunately, this is just audio, but the video of the Tower store brings back great memories. According to LA Observed, it was taped in the KHJ studios in Los Angeles.

 Gone but not forgotten. Go get 'em, as John says.

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Vintage Ed Rudy Beatles album commercial

A vintage TV ad for Ed Rudy's albums of Beatles interviews narrated by Rudy himself. He told us it was done in 1980 and ran nationally for a couple of years. It was filmed at Video Variations Studio in New York City.

Friday, October 9, 2015

PETA's official video of its 35th anniversary gala with Paul McCartney

Paul's not the whole video, but there are bits here of him playing at the beginning and the end. In between, there are a lot of other stars giving their testimonies of support for PETA.

A different take of "Strawberry Fields Forever"

An alternate version (well, it's marked "different", isn't it?) with the introduction by guest host Van Johnson on the ABC '60s variety series "The Hollywood Palace."

Yoko's 75th birthday video for John Lennon

Monday, October 5, 2015

A stunning stereo "She Loves You" that could pass for the real thing

An absolutely amazing Deepsky Spectral stereo remix of "She Loves You" in stereo.

The same person has also done "Love Me Do." The results are equally great.

Thanks to Keith of Revolver Records for the alert on "She Loves You." EMI, are you listening?

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Mark Hudson rocks up McCartney's "My Valentine"

Mark Hudson at the Iridum in New York Sept. 28, 2015, doing his version of the Paul McCartney ballad "My Valentine." This certainly ain't no ballad, but it's a dynamite version.