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Title: My Father Inspired the Beatles :Paul McCartney
Post by: peregrine9 on January 30, 2012, 08:53:49 PM
The Financial Express
January 30, 2012
My Father Inspired the Beatles :Paul McCartney

London: Beatles legend Paul McCartney says his father was one of the main inspirations behind the sound of the band.The 69-year-old praises his dad James for introducing him to music while growing up in Liverpool, reported Contactmusic."My first musical memories come from my dad. He would play the piano at home - he and his friend Freddie Rimmer, both of whom worked at the cotton exchange in Liverpool as salesmen.

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Title: Re: My Father Inspired the Beatles :Paul McCartney
Post by: nimrod on January 30, 2012, 10:44:42 PM
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Beatles legend Paul McCartney says his father was one of the main inspirations behind the sound of the band

was his dad Pete Best ? 



 ha2ha
Title: Re: My Father Inspired the Beatles :Paul McCartney
Post by: In My Life on January 31, 2012, 05:06:25 AM
was his dad Pete Best ? 



 ha2ha

See...Pete is getting his due around here. We just can't stop talking about him.  ;D
Title: Re: My Father Inspired the Beatles :Paul McCartney
Post by: nimrod on January 31, 2012, 09:21:24 AM
See...Pete is getting his due around here. We just can't stop talking about him.  ;D

Didnt Pete help to write Yesterday ?  ;D
Title: Re: My Father Inspired the Beatles :Paul McCartney
Post by: In My Life on February 01, 2012, 05:04:14 AM
Didnt Pete help to write Yesterday ?  ;D

Yes he did, but he wanted to call it "Scrambled Eggs" so Paul kicked him out.  ;)