Rock104.com presents another in its series of exclusive radio specials. New Year’s weekend, Rock104.com, in conjunction with Capitol Records, Apple Corps and Premiere Radio Networks, brings you a one-hour special celebrating the 2011 Remastered release of The Beatles ’1′, their collection of 27 number-one songs, best described as the “ultimate playlist from the ultimate band.”
- FRIDAY, 12/30/11 at 7:00 PM
- SATURDAY, 12/31/11 (New Year’s Eve) at 11:00 AM & 5:00 PM
- SUNDAY, 1/1/12 (New Year’s Day) at 9:00 AM, 3:00 PM & 9:00 PM
- MONDAY, 1/2/12 at 1:00 PM
The Beatles 1 Radio Special contains interviews with John, Paul, George and Ringo, as well as their producer, George Martin, interspersed with many of the songs off the album including “Come Together,” “Hey Jude,” “Hello Goodbye,” “Paperback Writer” and many others. The special is hosted by New York radio veteran Ken Dashow.
Originally released in 2000, the 2011 digitally-remastered Beatles 1 includes 27 number #1 singles released in the United Kingdom and United States from 1962 to 1970. The CD comes in a cardboard gatefold sleeve, the same format as all the 2009 re-issues, and is also available on iTunes.