I'm really excited about my new book, The Beatles
DisCovered, which is being
published in just a few weeks. I think it is my best book
yet. There is a lot of great info and hundreds of photos
(over 200 of them in color!).
The cover art was drawn by the famous underground artist,
specifically for the book. He calls it "The Garage Beatles".
See the attachment for a preview. And read on for more info
about the book and what is included. It is PACKED with great
The bookis being published by Beatlology Inc., so you'll be
placing your book order with them (not with Belmo). See
below for ordering information.
As a bonus I'm including a CD of newly recorded cover songs
and tributes by a lot of talented musicians (including
Adrian Belew, Norton Buffalo, Bastion, and the 4Track
All-Stars). Those who have heard the CD say it is as good
(or better) than most you'll find at your local record
store. I have to agree. There is everything from rock, pop,
jazz, hip hop, soul, comedy, tributes, electronic, bluegrass
The books will be shipped according to orders received. So
the sooner you
order, the faster you will get your copy. We'll be selling
the book at the Fest in New Jersey on April 8, 9 and 10. If
you are in the area, come by and say hi.
Thanks and I hope you will enjoy The Beatles DisCovered.
Those of you who participated in the book or CD, you'll
receive your free copies in late April. If you want to order
extras, refer to the Beatlology website
COMING IN APRIL 2005!
The Beatles DisCovered
The Beatles are the most covered and parodied band in music
1963 there has been an avalanche of artistic and musical
outpourings from all over the world.From tribute and parody
records, cover songs, Beatles in the media, novelty records,
tribute bands and Beatle mentions in songs, Belmo has
uncovered a treasure trove of Beatles tributes and images.
This book is a testament to the continuing legacy of the
musical and visual genius of The Beatles. DiscCover for
yourself the immense wealth of Beatles history mostly
ignored until now.
Between the covers of The Beatles DisCovered you will find:
*The songs The Beatles gave away
*Beatlemania and the artists and songs it inspired
*4200 cover songs listed from every genre imaginable
*Reviews of tribute albums recorded by everyone from George
Martin to The
*Nearly 500 tribute albums with complete recording
*Over 300 parodies of Beatles jacket sleeves by other
*A history of comedy, novelty and cash-in records
*A listing of 600 tribute bands worldwide and an overview of
*The controversial BeatleSongs cover art and interviews with
the artist and the founder of Rhino Records
*Rutlemania and the true story behind the legendary Rutles
*The influence of bluegrass music on The Beatles and a
*Beatle parodies found in the media (television, movies,
advertising and more)
*Details on nearly 900 novelty and comedy records from all
over the world
*James Bond and The Beatles meet face-to-face
*Detailed information on The Beatles covering other artists,
themselves, solo tributes, and solo cover songs
*Hundreds of illustrations (over 200 in color!) of rare
album cover art, jacket sleeves, parodies in the media, and
*Cover art by William Stout - creator of the banned
BeatleSongs album cover and numerous Beatles bootlegs
The Beatles DisCovered
is published by Beatlology, Inc. and can only be ordered
directly from them.
The cost per book is $40 plus $7 shipping (U.S. only).
To order your copy of the book (using a credit card or
Paypal) or for more information, go to:http://www.beatlology.com
You may also send a check or international money order to:
Beatlology Inc., Box 90 - 260 Adelaide Street East, Toronto,
Ontario, M5A 1N1, Canada
Order by May 30th and receive The Beatles DisCovered: The
Tribute CD - a
complimentary compact disc of over 20 songs (75+ minutes)
newly recorded for this special edition only! This is one CD
you ll play over and over again. Don t delay as supplies are
Scott "Belmo" Belmer