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The Beatles Release Help!

The Beatles Release Help!

Aug 6, 2012

Voted 331 on Rolling Stone’s “500 Greatest Albums of All Time”, Help! was the fifth British album and tenth North American album released by The Beatles. The Album was released August 6, 1965. The original photograph on the UK album was printed in reverse. Holding it up to a mirror, it spells, using flag semaphore, the letters LPUS –...

Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

Jun 2, 2012

On June 1, 1967, The Beatles released Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band in England, and a day later in the United States. According to Rolling Stone, the album is ‘the most important rock & roll album ever made’ and number one on their list of the 500 greatest albums of all time. The Idea Paul McCartney came up with the idea for the...