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Life On Two Legs - Trident Studios
24 July 2013
9.25am
Joe
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I was browsing for Beatles books on Amazon's Kindle store and found this:

US: http://www.amazon.com/Life-on-…..B00DTW59AW
UK: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Life-o…..B00DTW59AW

It's the autobiography of Norman Sheffield, who founded Trident Studios, where (among various other things) The Beatles recorded. Bits of the White Album and Abbey Road were done there, as was Hey Jude, as it had 8-track facilities before EMI did. Other acts who recorded at Trident included Queen and David Bowie.

The book has an introduction by Paul McCartney, and is currently free (I don't know for how much longer). I thought I'd mention it. If you don't have a Kindle you can still install the app on your computer and download the book, and if you ever buy a Kindle in the future it'll be added to your library automatically (in short, get the book now while it's free – you can always read it later).

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24 July 2013
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fabfouremily
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Free??!! Getting it right now!

''We're just knocked out. We heard about the sell out. You gotta get an album out, you owe it to the people. We're so happy we can hardly count.''

24 July 2013
1.32pm
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Thanks, Joe!

parlance

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24 July 2013
2.35pm
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Awesome :)   Thanks, Joe!

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24 July 2013
7.32pm
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Just sent it to my wife's Kindle – thanks, Joe!

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27 July 2013
11.01am
Joe
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The book's no longer free. Hope you managed to catch it in time!

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Can buy me love! Please consider using these links to support the Beatles Bible: Amazon | iTunes

27 July 2013
11.56am
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I got it and have read the first few pages of the 2nd chapter (I skipped the first as I'm not at all interested in Cliff Richard). When people remember things in such detail, though, I always wonder if they're making a bit of it up to fill the book out a bit.

''We're just knocked out. We heard about the sell out. You gotta get an album out, you owe it to the people. We're so happy we can hardly count.''

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