John Lennon
03/25/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
"They all came charging through the door thinking we were going to be screwing in bed. And of course we were just sitting there with peace signs."

#OnThisDay, 25th March 1969, John & Yoko began their first Bed-In for Peace at the Hilton Amsterdam

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Being aware that it would be widely publicised, John & Yoko decided to use the media coverage of their wedding and honeymoon to promote...
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John Lennon
03/24/2017 at 19:24. Facebook
#OnThisDay, 24th March 1969, John & Yoko met with Salvador Dali for lunch during their Honeymoon in Paris.

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John Lennon
03/23/2017 at 20:02. Facebook
"I always set out to write children's book, but because of whatever, they'd turn out to be not for children."

#OnThisDay, 23rd March 1964, John's first book of nonsense verse and poetry, In His Own Write, was published.
John Lennon
03/22/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
“Livin for Today”

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"You can get married in Gibraltar near Spain..."

#OnThisDay, 20th March 1969, John & Yoko were married in Gibraltar.

"We chose Gibraltar because it is quiet, British and friendly. We tried everywhere else first. I set out to get married on the car ferry and we would have arrived in France married, but they wouldn't do it. We were no more successful with cruise ships. We tried embassies,...
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CHUCK BERRY 1926-2017
"Chuck Berry is one of the all-time great poets, a rock poet you could call him. He was well advanced of his time lyric-wise. In the Fifties, when people were virtually singing about nothing, Chuck Berry was writing social-comment songs, with incredible meter to the lyrics. We all owe a lot to him." - John Lennon, 1970
"If you had to give Rock 'n' Roll another name, you...
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Excerpt from Beatles Gear: All the Fab Four's Instruments from Stage to Studio - the Ultimate Edition. by Andy Babuik
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Back in the studio for the White Album sessions was Lennon's newly transformed Gibson J-160E. Around this time, he had the psychedelic paint job stripped off to reveal the instrument's plain...
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"The dream is Yoko and I as a nice old couple living off the coast of Ireland, looking at our scrapbook of madness"☘
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“If everyone demanded peace instead of another television set, then there’d be peace.”

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"...I really love to watch them roll"

#OnThisDay, 13th March 1981, the third single from Double Fantasy, Watching The Wheels, was released in the USA.

In Watching The Wheels John provides answers to those who questioned his "house-husband" years out of the limelight.

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#OnThisDay, 12th March 1971, John and the Plastic Ono Band released Power to the People.

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Following his conversation with Tariq Ali and Robin Blackburn on the 21st of January that year, John was inspired to write an anthem for the revolution.

The basic track was recorded at his home studio, Ascot Sound Studios, the next day on January 22nd and given Phil Spector's 'wall of sound'...
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Ringo visits with his old friend Klaus Voormann and they discuss meeting in Germany during the Rory Storm and the Hurricanes days.

Ringo Starr & Klaus Voormann March 2017

Ringo visits with his old friend Klaus Voormann and they discuss meeting in Germany during the Rory Storm and the Hurricanes days.

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”All we have to do is awaken the power in the people”
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"It is just us expressing ourselves like a child does, you know, however he feels like then. What we're saying is make your own music. This is Unfinished Music."

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#OnThisDay, March 2nd 1969, John and Yoko performed in the avant-garde concert, "Natural Music," at Lady Mitchell Hall, Cambridge University, UK.

Advertised as "a unique event scheduled to last several hours," Natural...
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“You should'a been there...”
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Alan Aldridge passed away on the 17th February.
Alan was a very early member of the Apple family, and he enriched Apple with his creativity and visual style - his influence will always be part of the Beatles legacy. His revolutionary work continued throughout his illustrious career. Our thoughts go out to his family and friends.
“Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.”

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George Harrison
25th February 1943 - 29 November 2001

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