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Forum: Paperback Writer Feb 05, 2020, 01:43 PM
Replies: 81
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Posted By Michael Droxford
I have finished 'Being John Lennon..' Got a fair...

I have finished 'Being John Lennon..' Got a fair amount from it but seemed quite rushed towards the end. John's life after The Beatles didn't get much coverage compared with how much of the book was...
Forum: Paperback Writer Jan 28, 2020, 02:08 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 23,779
Posted By Michael Droxford
I will have to read over this whole discussion as...

I will have to read over this whole discussion as want to read some Beatles and John Lennon biographies. About half way through 'Being John Lennon-A Restless Life' by Ray Connolly, which I have quite...
Forum: Menlove Avenue Jan 20, 2020, 01:18 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 22,638
Posted By Michael Droxford
And talking of 'Working Class Hero' , I love...

And talking of 'Working Class Hero' , I love Marianne Faithfull's version from the 'Broken English' album (1979)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zbbPAuAtSAA
Forum: Menlove Avenue Jan 20, 2020, 01:15 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 22,638
Posted By Michael Droxford
Diana Ross cover of 'Imagine'

The first time I heard 'Imagine' was around 1973 when I was 11. And it was Diana Ross' version from the 'Touch Me In The Morning' album.
As far as I remember the original was known as the title track...
Forum: Crackerbox Palace Jan 18, 2020, 01:58 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,574
Posted By Michael Droxford
Another George Harrison number Nina covered was...

Another George Harrison number Nina covered was 'Here Comes The Sun' , which became the title track of her 1971 album . I am very fond of the song, and Nina's vocals are fine, but can't help thinking...
Forum: Crackerbox Palace Jan 10, 2020, 10:04 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,574
Posted By Michael Droxford
Cover versions of George Harrison's songs

I have listened to Nina Simone over the years. Nina might have been expected to feel more of an affinity with John Lennon due to both artists' political activism, but Nina recorded three of George...
Forum: And Your Bird Can Sing Jan 08, 2020, 01:41 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 38,801
Posted By Michael Droxford
I think 'This Boy' is overlooked . The vocal...

I think 'This Boy' is overlooked . The vocal harmonies are quite something else.

'Hey You've Got to Hide Your Love Away' is a personal favourite.

I am not sure if 'Across The Universe' counts as...
Forum: Come Together Jan 05, 2020, 02:16 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 1,998
Posted By Michael Droxford
New Member from Brighton, England

Happy New Year

Just joined. I was born in 1961, and had older sibling who listened to Pop and Rock music, so was aware of The Beatles at quite a young age. I liked a few of The Beatles tracks along...
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