Vinyl Is Back!!!
New Digital Virtual Tour Of Abbey Road Studios
Beatles Wednesday: 45th Anniversary of ‘The Photo’It took ten minutes and only six frames, but oh the conspiracy it fueled. And this was before Twitter!
Watch Now: Paul McCartney's Star-Studded 'Queenie Eye' VideoThe clip for "Queenie Eye" was filmed at Abbey Road Studios earlier this month and sees him recording the track in what he thinks is an empty studio (Studio 2). As the video progresses, hijinks ensue in the form of surprising celebrity cameos including Jude Law, Meryl Streep, Tracy Ullman, Jeremy Irons, Tom Ford, Chris Pine, Alice Eve and--much to the delight of the paparazzi--former paramours Johnny Depp and Kate Moss.
US Olympians Recreate Abbey Road Cover
The Backwards Abbey Road Photo Up For AuctionThe other day I posted that Ringo had misplaced – hopefully temporarily – some of his early candid Beatle photos. Well… check out this photo of the Beatles walking the other direction on Abbey Road. It plays tricks with your mind! And it’s up for auction if you’d like to hang it in your den.
Springsteen and McCartney Lead Record Store Day Releases
Springsteen and McCartney Lead Record Store Day ReleasesThis Saturday (April 21), the yearly "holiday" that celebrates the beauty of vinyl - Record Store Day - is more nostalgia-driven than ever. For 2012's celebration, classic acts including Bruce Springsteen, Janis Joplin (unreleased material from her <em>Pearl</em> sessions), Paul McCartney, The Who's Pete Townshend (<em>Quadrophenia</em> demos pt. II), David Bowie, Aretha Franklin/Otis Redding (a split single of "Respect"), Paul Simon and ABBA will roll out LPs and 45s.