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 ta
01st April, 2016
Memorabilia: The Cynthia Lennon drawings
It’s been a year since Cynthia Lennon, the first wife of Liverpool musician John Lennon and mother to their son Julian, passed away aged 75.
Cynthia grew up in Hoylake, on the Wirral in North West England with her parents and two el
21st December, 2016
Song Facts: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
It was fifty years ago today … recording sessions for Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band took place. The album which caused a major shift in modern music did help define the 1967 Summer of Love, but the hard work began in the wint