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19 September 2018
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^ Ya era hora!

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Expert Textpert said
An official Let it Be release could be on the way with new footage showing the band having a good time.

http://ultimateclassicrock.com.....movie/  

50th Anniversary of the film is the only real hope so May 2020. Don't go holding your breath tho as a potential future release is occasionally spoken of only for it to fail to materialise.

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19 September 2018
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Paul’s comments seem to indicate that people are reviewing footage in an effort to make the release positive and feel-good enough for Olivia and Yoko. 

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"Stop throwing jelly beans at me." --George Harrison

21 September 2018
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Website Beatlefan has the first substantive leak on the White, which it seems will be released on 9 November.

4LP version including 2018 remix and Esher demos;

3CD version including same as above (2CDs for the remix, 1 for Esher);

6CD + Audio Blu-Ray super deluxe, same as above plus 3CDs of studio outtakes.

The outtakes include “Hey Jude ,” “Revolution ,” “Inner Light,” “Across The Universe ,” “Lady Madonna ,” and nonalbum tracks/jams/improvisations. Of the latter, Beatlefan has been told that at least a couple are previously unknown. There also are some rehearsals.

It will also include the the full 12-minute version of the Anthology version of Helter Skelter  (but not the 27-minute version).

The Daily Beatle also comments on the news, adding Giles Martin talking to a Brazilian journalist.

[X-posted to WA 50th thread, please discuss there]

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1.The Beatles 2.Sgt. Pepper 3.Abbey Road 4.Magical Mystery Tour 5.Rubber Soul 6.Revolver 7.Help! 8.Let It Be
9.A Hard Day’s Night 10.Please Please Me 11.Beatles For Sale 12.With The Beatles 13.Yellow Submarine

24 September 2018
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Damn, you had me going there for a minute derek-taylor_01_gif

Talking to a guy who's listening to the standard White Album for the first time and he's loving it. I will just casually mention the box set around the beginning of side 3...

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25 September 2018
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The album can be pre-ordered now. At least in the United States I know it is. Check out my post in the 50th anniversary thread.

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It’s listed on the Australian iTunes Store already. But I’m after the physical copy. Much better for collections.

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Just when you thought all your Christmas pennies had been used up news from a long thought extinct series reappears. Reportedly coming at Christmas, it's 'Wild Life' and 'Red Rose Speedway' in the 'McCartney Archive'. Yes, it's back. The never-ending series that six-months after everyone has given up giving a crap yawns back into life leaving all with a shrug of excitement. A series that when compared to other Beatles-related reissues looks so meagre in its contents it makes Scrooge seem generous with his 0.000001% discount on a bag of coal.

You thought four cd's, a book and a DVD with plenty of outtakes was the standard of excitement, well, get ready for 16 outtakes over two discs, a couple of live tracks from a concert spread out over 8 other CD's, a luxury book that you'll look at twice then leave forever on a shelf, some replica pieces of paper that you never cared about, unseen photos that if they stayed that way no one would lose out and a couple of pieces of crappy plastic shaped into a guitar pick/paperclip/roadside side or whatever else can be chucked in to bulk up the price. 

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And there's even more exciting McCartney news than mmm has already shared, Forumpudlians! He's writ a childrens picture book for 2019 publication:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tE_nsmU2jMo

Woo-hoo! Grandude! Not sure I can contain my excitement for a whole year! ahdn_paul_01

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Grandude makes me think of a woman who is abused by sick kids who say she looks like a man. Could call her Sweet Loretta Martin and use 'Get Back ' as the tune.

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Awww, I think it is cute now that he is a grandpa. heart

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You're taking pre-wedding photos in the park and some bloke rides right through the shot without a care in the world...

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