Somewhere in England 

June 5, 1981 ~ The Quiet One’s 9th album is released. It includes his tribute to former bandmate John Lennon …


” … on behalf of the group and ourselves, I hope we passed the audition.”

Look what turns 50 today … released May 8, 1970 ~
The Beatles release Let It Be. The group has already broken up and with all the internal turmoil and politics, it’s a wonder it ever happened. It’s even moved around Rolling Stone’s list of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, debuting at #86 and later settling in at #388.

Come together 

April 24, 1976 ~ Lorne Michaels takes a shot at getting The Beatles to get back together.

(Paul and Linda were visiting John and Yoko in NY and actually – for a few short minutes John and Paul actually thought about taking a cab to the SNL studios.)

A few months later, George Harrison is the musical guest on SNL … and The Quiet One thinks he’s got some money due …

“standing in the dock at Southampton, trying to get to Holland or France” 

March 15, 1969 ~ John and Yoko are trying to get married but have passport problems when leaving Great Britain. They finally get to Gibraltar and … well, hell — you know the story.

Source: “standing in the dock at Southampton, trying to get to Holland or France” – You Can’t Make This Stuff Up