By Paul Tennant
They chased down Paul McCartney in a park and have become the 1st band signed to Apple, the Beatle's new recording corporation. this isn't simply one other tale in regards to the Beatles and the paranormal l960s, even supposing they do characteristic seriously in it. It¿s additionally the story of attaining for the celebrities and attaining each teenage boy¿s ambition. It¿s an experience that took Paul on a thrilling trip from the again streets of Liverpool in l959 to the guts of the Beatles empire in London in l967. Paul McCartney says that "Paul Tennant's tale approximately Liverpool and his 12 months with Apple is attention-grabbing. i'm happy to have performed a small half in it."
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Our version of You Better Move On was pretty good. My singing was getting better and better by the day. At first, I was the only one singing. Robbie couldn't, and Colin had a voice like a cat being strangled. Eventually, a guy named Percy joined us on bass guitar. He also could sing pretty well. We played a few gigs at a place called Ossie Wades and some other clubs whose names escape me. We did a gig at The Orrell Park Ballroom, where I got an electric shock from the microphone that knocked me off the stage.
He knew the songs, but that was as far as it went. 20 Chapter 2: Jake and The Sleepwalkers? Never heard of them We rehearsed and rehearsed, but got no better. Jimmy's bass playing did not improve, either, and Roy was frustrated because he was without doubt a great drummer. We did a few gigs and gradually fizzled out, and that was the end of the Sleepwalkers. Every Thursday, Kenny and I went to see the Beatles playing in Brockman Hall, a local church hall where they held a dance once a week. We also travelled to see them play in places like Knotty Ash Village Hall, The Orrell Park Ballroom, and the Iron Door.
We could leave our instruments there, and they would be safe. We started by listening to a host of records and learning new songs, from Johnny B. Goode to Tuttie Fruttie, and we picked a new name: Jake and The Sleepwalkers. I would like to say we were good, but that would be a fabrication. Jake was not the best singer in the world. He knew the songs, but that was as far as it went. 20 Chapter 2: Jake and The Sleepwalkers? Never heard of them We rehearsed and rehearsed, but got no better. Jimmy's bass playing did not improve, either, and Roy was frustrated because he was without doubt a great drummer.
All You Need Is Luck--: How I Got a Record Deal by Meeting Paul McCartney by Paul Tennant