Thursday, 23 March 2017

It Was Fifty... bonus material

Bonus material twice the length of the film
This just in, "It Was Fifty Years Ago Today! The Beatles, Sgt Pepper & Beyond.... " The DVD/Blu-Ray Extras:

  • The Merseybeat Story
  • The Bootleg Beatles Story 
  • Pete Best Interview 
  • Julia Baird Interview 
  • Liverpool & London mini tour
  • Ringo at the birth of Jason (archive) 
  • 34 Montagu Square - Blue Plaque 
  • Alan G Parker & Alexa Morris Interview 
  • Andy Peebles Interview (regarding December 1980)
  • Recording the score - Studio sessions

According to Director Alan G parker, the bonus material clocks in at 4 hours 35 minutes. Still no preordering info, so stay tuned...

In other news, U.S. Beatles magazine Beatlefan brings forth rumours that the upcoming 50th anniversary edition of "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" will include a new stereo mix of the album, a new surroundsound mix, and outtakes from the album sessions. Still no confirmation on this from official sources, so again...stay tuned!


DukeViking said...

This is excellent! Seems like the unauthorized documentaries have been more exciting than the Apple Corps sponsered stuff of late.

DukeViking said...


John Drake said...

The unofficial Apple Records documentary was good too - in fact it was almost overlong!

Westfield said...

Please Apple open up the vaults and release all the outtakes. It is time.