A Fan’s Dream: 50th Anniversary ‘Sgt. Pepper’ Is LOADED

June 1st... The Beatles' legendary, renowned, belovedĀ Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band will turn 50 years old. Apple Records is pulling out all the stops. For the first time, a Beatles studio album re-issue will come with... BONUS TRACKS. The Beatles' original UK discography was first issued on CD in 1987. None of those re-issues … Continue reading A Fan’s Dream: 50th Anniversary ‘Sgt. Pepper’ Is LOADED

The Paul McCartney What-Could’ve-Beens…

Any great, prolific musician comes with a history of what-could've-beens, alternate albums, songs that haven't seen the light of day, and so on... I talked extensively about The Beach Boys' unreleased albums and alternate versions of finished albums. There's so much you can say about The Beatles' unreleased material, but I think Paul McCartney's solo … Continue reading The Paul McCartney What-Could’ve-Beens…

Some Unreleased Beach Boys Albums…

The Beach Boys, unique amongst many of their contemporaries, had so many unreleased or alternate versions of albums... Of course, the big one will always be the greatest lost-but-now-found album in rock history: Front man Brian Wilson's magnum opus, SMiLE. Beyond that legendary masterpiece is a slew of other unrealized and cancelled Beach Boys albums... … Continue reading Some Unreleased Beach Boys Albums…