As we approach the 50th anniversary of the release of ‘Yesterday and Today’, infamous for its ‘Butcher’ album cover, Liverpool writer Dale Roberts (@DRDaleRoberts on Twitter) gives his take on the story behind this no
This is a Mellotron MK11. A Mellotron is an early synthesizer or sampler made up of a series of magnetic tapes to recreate different sounds. The keyboard is connected to a series of prerecorded tape loops giving sounds like flute, brass and choir
Could you describe the relationship you had with John Lennon growing up?
John was a friend and a regular visitor to my home. The whole group used to visit me, Pete Best was the drummer back then. I lived in Tue Brook, Liverpool, and John vis