More great Beatles News for the Syracuse Area this week. John Lennon's sister Julia Baird visited Syracuse on Thursday May 5th at the Palace Theater along with the band The Mersey Beatles- A tribute band all Liverpool, UK born members the "Four Lads from Liverpool" who were the house band for over a decade at the world-famous Cavern Club in London, England. They have played sell-out shows in more than 20 countries, recreating the Beatles most popular hits. The show spanned the Beatles entire music catalog. A meet and greet was also held prior to the live shop.
John's sister Julia Baird was present May 5th at The Palace selling & signing copies of her great book "Imagine This" Growing up with my brother John Lennon and Cd with Paul McCartney & Julia talking about John's early years. Nick Caplan, Lee Goodman & I had the pleasure of speaking to Julia who bought many of her memories of John to us reaching back to his youth and the years of rehearsing in there family home. We hope you didn't miss this rare chance to meet this amazing lady.
Just in case you couldn't make the event and still wanted to purchase Julia's book or Cd. Here's her website address to do so juliabaird.eu. I highly suggest you do so and Julia speak of the early life and career of her brother John Lennon. And if you ask she many sign it for you.
Dinosaur Radio- Syracuse also aired a great interview on Wednesday morning May 4th at 8:12 AM EST as Nick Caplan & Ron Wray spoke to both Julia Baird and bassist Steve Howard who plays Paul McCartney in the Mersey Beatles. As our music history rolls on...