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Title
Bruce Spizer interview, 2000
Creator
Spizer, Bruce
Contributor
Martinson, Connie
Date Created and/or Issued
2000
Publication Information
The Drucker Institute
Contributing Institution
Claremont Colleges Library
Collection
Connie Martinson Talks Books
Rights Information
All rights are retained by The Drucker Institute. For permission to use this item, contact The Drucker Institute, http://www.thedruckerinstitute.com
Description
Bruce Spizer discusses his book, “The Beatles’ Story on Capital Records.” He begins by explaining that this book is about how America received The Beatles, and his own personal fascination with the band. He describes how Capitol Records turned down The Beatles four different times before signing them to their label. Spizer talks about the two movies The Beatles made, “Hard Days Night” and “Help!” He discusses how Paul McCartney wrote the hit song, “Strawberry Fields Forever,” and shows photographs from his book. He describes how to spot counterfeit Beatles records and memorabilia. He ends the interview by talking about how the book is split into two volumes: one on Beatles singles, and one on their whole albums.
Type
moving image
Format
video/f4v
00:14:46
Identifier
http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/cdm/ref/collection/cmt/id/736
Language
English
Subject
Beatles - Discography
Beatles - History - Chronology
Capitol Records, Inc. - History
Source
U-matic tape: Excerpt of show with Martinson interviewing Judith Viorist before the break and Bruce Spizer after the break. Date and times on case spine: 2/20; 4:30pm; 7:00pm; 9:30pm. Dates on case front cover: 11/13/00; 1/17/01. Date on tape: 11/13/00.
Relation
Connie Martinson Talks Books - http://ccdl.libraries.claremont.edu/col/cmt

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