London

On Feb. 11, 1963, a cold day in London, The Beatles went into StudioTwo at EMI Studios on Abbey Road. They were there to record thier first album, which would be titled “Please Please Me” in the UK. The session was being produced by George Martin and engineered by Norman Smith. Here is a great […]

One of the team spotted this Gibson guitar in a shop in London. Anyone ever seen anything like this before? And how would you play it? Read it here

7th February 1969, The Who recorded ‘Pinball Wizard’ at Morgan Studio’s, London, England. The song is one of the band’s most famous live songs, being played at almost every Who concert since its debut live performance on 2 May 1969. The track which featured on their 1969 rock opera album Tommy was released as a […]

John Lennon picked up a London Daily Mail newspaper 51 years ago today on Jan. 17, 1967. He read a story about potholes in Blackburn, Lancashire. It was this article that inspired the line in “A Day In The Life.” Many times the ideas for songs come from the strangest things. (This is the only […]

Jimi Hendrix / The Jimi Hendrix Experience played their first gig in London on Nov. 25, 1966 at The Bag O’ Nails pub. Word of Jimi’s playing had preceded the show and it was the place to be that night. The audience included Eric Clapton, Pete Townshend and Jeff Beck. The audience was just stunned. […]

One of the real icons of the 60’s London rock scene, Marie McDonald McLaughlin Lawrie, is celebrating her 69th birthday today. She is best known by her stage name “Lulu”, and is a Scottish singer, actress, and television personality who has been successful in the entertainment business from the 1960s through to the present day. […]


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