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10 things you might not know about Abbey Road

Having recently seen behind the hallowed portals of the legendary Abbey Road Studios in North London, I thought that I might note down ten things that you might (or might not) know about Abbey Road – accompanied by some of … Continue reading

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In the Frame: Abbey Road

Having just had the privilege of visiting behind the scenes at Abbey Road, our In the Frame for today is one of their own clever shots.  This just speaks to us of the history of this Grade II listed studio … Continue reading

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In the Frame: Crossing Abbey Road

For this week’s “In the Frame” we are quite literally walking in the footsteps of legends – crossing Abbey Road! The Abbey Road crossing is now Grade II listed and is a constant lure for tourists wanted to emulate that famous … Continue reading

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Vintage Photo Series – Bob Dylan at The Savoy

Bob Dylan stayed at The Savoy London in 1965, while on tour in the UK and he lived at The Savoy while D.A. Pennebaker filmed the documentary “Don’t Look Back”.  The Beatles, by the way, visited Dylan at The Savoy, … Continue reading

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Shaken not stirred: Magellan’s Cocktail List – Yoko Fresh

Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth: Yoko Fresh Cocktail Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth came to world renown when John Lennon and Yoko Ono, having been refused entry into the US, conducted a “bed-in” in room 1742 between 26th May and 2nd June … Continue reading

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Suite Dreams Series – #3 – John Lennon and Yoko Ono Suite, Fairmont Queen Elizabeth

There are few moments in rock and roll history that capture the imagination of a generation, even fewer where you can relive the experience yourself. At Fairmont Queen Elizabeth, Montreal, Canada you can do just that. The John Lennon and Yoko … Continue reading

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