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By James O'Donnell

With many new photographs and an up to date advent, The Day John Met Paul, a critically-acclaimed Beatles publication, re-appears in a visually beautiful moment variation. The e-book is an hour-by-hour account of the fateful day the 2 founding Beatles met in July 1957. however it is way greater than that: it is a spellbinding tale of ways destiny introduced jointly males who might transform othe face of renowned track, from its feel and appear to its sound. Jim O'Donnell, a veteran rock track author, spent 8 years studying The Day John Met Paul. released in 1996 and translated into numerous languages, the booklet was once extensively praised for its combination of exact reporting and colourful storytelling. lengthy out of print, yet respected between Beatles enthusiasts, the hot printing enlivens the textual content with many well-chosen photographs of the Liverpool landmarks--from Strawberry box to Penny Lane--that performed a task within the Beatles' lives and works.

The Day John Met Paul chronicles the 1st "Day within the lifestyles" of the Beatles--a day that modified the musical global.

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The crowd of three thousand adored him. Rock’s original settler played Liverpool later in the month, on February 20. He meets up with a relative there, as well. The other monarchs of the music are also on the move in ’57. Chuck Berry—brandishing his guitar as if he were using it to shoot rapids—would do 240 one-nighters that year. ” In July, a Buddy Holly song called “That’ll Be the Day” is earmarked as a chart-buster. Also that month, Capitol Records introduces a new recording concept called stereo.

It’s a run-of-the-mill Saturday morning. The Liverpool streets pulse with the beat of children at play. Their games run the gamut from rounders to ollies to football. Among Woolton playgrounds are the fourteen acres of Reynolds Park and the sixty-two acres of Woolton Woods. The grownups find their playgrounds on the golf courses and, for the less exerciseminded, in the sports section of the morning paper, which offers everything from snooker to water polo to cricket. The top three cricket teams in the standings are Surrey, Warwick, and Derbyshire.

His Aunt Mimi is in the morning room, rummaging through a big tin for a button. 36 JOHN_PAUL_FINAL_8/3/06 8/14/06 2:23 PM Page 59 THE MORNING HOURS s She’s glad it’s Saturday. If it were a school day and John was causing problems, Quarry Bank would be calling about now. ACROSS WOOLTON THE ten o’clock hour is too hot for walking. But it’s still the day to go to market. The lanes are congested with shoppers. The center of Woolton is a popular shopping area in Liverpool. Women, their arms full of bags, brave the morning’s 70degree heat to visit the little shops.

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