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50 YEARS AGO TODAY!!! THE BEATLES BEGIN RECORDING ‘THE WHITE ALBUM’

It was 50 years ago today (May 30th, 1968) that the Beatles began recording their 30-song self-titled double album, which is commonly known as “The White Album.” The Daily Beatle — formerly known as Wog Blog — posted an update regarding the long rumored upcoming “White Album” box set, stating: “There are (sic) news going ’round thatTim […]

FLASHBACK: THE ROLLING STONES RELEASE THEIR DEBUT ALBUM

It was 54 years ago today (April 16th, 1964) that the Rolling Stones released their self-titled debut album. The collection, which was based around the Stones’ stage act at the time, featured covers of Bobby Troup‘s “Route 66,” Willie Dixon‘s “I Just Want To Make Love To You,” Jimmy Reed‘s “Honest I Do,” Bo Diddley‘s “Mona (I Need You Baby),” Chuck Berry‘s […]

On This Day In History (02/26/18)

1932, Johnny Cash was born. 1935, Babe Ruth was released by the New York Yankees to sign with the Boston Braves. 1936, Adolf Hitler opened the first factory for the production of the “People’s Car,” the Volkswagen, in Saxony, Germany. 1952, Prime Minister Winston Churchill announced that Britain had developed its own atomic bomb. 1965, Norman Butler was arrested for the murder of Malcolm X. 1977, “New […]