SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - South Plainfield Public Library will present The Beatles: From Liverpool to Abbey Road on Saturday July 15 at 2pm. Rock historian and Beatles scholar Vincent Bruno will present a lecture that follows in the footsteps of The Beatles as they embark on their historic journey starting from their early days as a cover band in Liverpool and Hamburg, into the excitement of Beatlemania, through their groundbreaking studio albums (Rubber Soul, Revolver, Sgt. Peppers) to their remarkable final recordings at Abbey Road. Coming full circle, he will explore the highlights of each individual’s post Beatles work. As a Beatles scholar and storyteller he looks to both embrace not just their legacy but to present an entertaining, interactive and informative session for both the casual listener as well as the hard core Beatles fan. Slides and audio clips will enhance this lecture. This program is free and open to the public, but registration is required.
Vincent Bruno is a Beatles Scholar and Sixties Rock Historian. He recently retired as Director of First Year Programs at LaGuardia Community College (City University of New York). He holds an MPA from Baruch College. For the past 17 years he has lectured extensively on The Beatles and The Sixties at universities, colleges, libraries and community centers. To sign up for the program, contact the South Plainfield Library at 908-754-7885.