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26 October 2020
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I feel like saying:

Sexy Sadie , what have you done? you’ve made a fool of everyone.

Instead, I’ll just say welcome aboard Sexy Sadie !

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Welcome to the forum @Sexy Sadie ! Hope you have fun around here. ahdn_john_08_gif

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28 October 2020
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john-lennon-salute_gifwelcome Sexy Sadie . cool name, my favorite song by a mile. 

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Welcome to the forum, @Sexy Sadie ! Very excited to have you here!apple01a-hard-days-night-george-9

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@Sexy Sadie , look what you’ve done;
You’ve gone and joined the Fab Forum!!!

Welcome! Hope you enjoy your time here.

(Oh, and in case it’s meant to – some put them up just to confound, your Facebook link isn’t working.)

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Ron Nasty said
@Sexy Sadie , look what you’ve done;

You’ve gone and joined the Fab Forum!!!

Welcome! Hope you enjoy your time here.

(Oh, and in case it’s meant to – some put them up just to confound, your Facebook link isn’t working.)

  

Oh, thx for the advertisement @Ron Nasty, also thanks everyone for the welcome. @lovelyritametermaid @sir walter raleigh @The Hole Got Fixed @JW OBoogie heartheart  

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29 October 2020
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i am Gustavo Woltmann , Uk based guitarist .i just want to say Hi to every one .
i am new to this forum .

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gustavowoltmann said
i am Gustavo Woltmann , Uk based guitarist .i just want to say Hi to every one .

i am new to this forum .

  

Welcome! You’ll find plenty of fellow guitarists round here. Hope to see you around more often apple01

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Welcome to the forum, @Sexy Sadie and @gustavowoltmann 

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5 November 2020
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Hello, Fab Forum.

Are there other sites like this for other bands? I love reading about the daily song. Surely groups like The Who, The Kinks, etc., have a similarly devoted fan base? If anyone has any recommendations, I would appreciate it.

10 November 2020
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Hi, y’all! I’m Frank from Austin TX. I play bass guitar and I’m a big Beatles fan. It’s nice to be here!

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Hi, y’all! I’m Frank from Austin TX. I play bass guitar and I’m a big Beatles fan. It’s nice to be here!

  

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12 November 2020
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Hello Frank, hello Sexy Sadie and other new arrivals…Welcome to The Forum, stick around, look around, write something!

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mcgowan said
Hi, y’all! I’m Frank from Austin TX. I play bass guitar and I’m a big Beatles fan. It’s nice to be here!

  

So @mcgowan  are you a professional musician in Austin, it has an amazing music “scene” there. Or does it anymore?  And being a bass player, is your favorite Beatle Paul?

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5 January 2021
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Greetings one and all.

I’m from a UK city called Bristol, born in the 1950s, the middle child of three.

My older brother and I were smitten with Beatlemania from an early age – particularly me as I was four years younger than him.

While we are at junior school one day, we asked our mother to buy each of us a plastic Beatles badge from the local store. They were guitar-shaped with a round picture of your favourite one inset into the body of the badge. I wanted John, my bother wanted Paul.

When we got home that evening we were bursting with excitement – she handed my brother a paper bag containing two badges but explained that by the time she had reached the store, all John and Paul badges had been sold. She bought George and Ringo.

My brother kept George and handed me Ringo. I was devastated. It was a big deal for a nine-year-old. 

At that moment, and for quite a few moments after, I hated my brother.

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Welcome @EasyZyder ! Hope you enjoy yourself around here.

 

You’d better watch what you say about Ringo – I’ve been voted this forum’s biggest Ringo fan for the last 4 years!a-hard-days-night-george-10a-hard-days-night-george-10

Did you end up getting a John badge?

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@EasyZyder, thankfully you only hated your brother for moments instead of days, weeks, or months. After those few moments did you take pride in having a Beatles badge What? What did you do with your badge – display it at home, carry it to school, chuck it in a drawer and forget about it? Do you still have the badge? Do you still listen to The Beatles with your brother?

As you can see, I have so many questions for the people who were there for the beginning of Beatlemania!

5 January 2021
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Still feeling my way with these posts….

Below is a pic of the badge I never got. Poor old Ringo ended up in a drawer.

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My bruv and I became massive Beatles fans. We never saw them live but bought all the singles, most of the albums and watched all the movies.

I still listen to them today (mainly via my Spotify playlist) and always favoured John’s songs. Strawberry Fields Forever and Tomorrow Never Knows still have a special place in my soul.

It’s impossible to properly describe how the emotional impact of their songs affected kids like us at the time. I thought they were so creative and totally different to everyone else on the music scene.

Sadly my brother died unexpectedly in his mid-50s. We played Across The Universe at his funeral.

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Welcome to the forum @EasyZyder! It’s always very cool to hear from fans who lived through Beatlemania. Sorry to hear of your loss of your brother, too – Across The Universe is a beautiful tribute, though. heart

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Well, there’s always ebay if you still need that John badge.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/THE…..Swi2Rf1qlP

Sorry to hear about your bruv’s passing. Good song for his funeral. 

The Beatles still pack that emotional punch after all these years. If you haven’t discovered it yet, many of our posters are very young.

If you need any help navigating the forum, please ask. We are glad to help. You may find this thread helpful: https://www.beatlesbible.com/f…..-facets/ 

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