45th Anniversary of “ABBEY ROAD” with guest Craig Martin of Classic Albums Live
This edition of “MIDWEST BEAT with Tom Lounges” originally aired on TUESDAY, OCTOBER 21th @ 6pm CST
In celebration of October 2014 being the 45th Anniversary of The Beatles “ABBEY ROAD” album, this edition of “MIDWEST BEAT with Tom Lounges” takes a trip back to the late 1960s to re-experiencethe landmark album with special guest CRAIG MARTIN, whose touring ensemble CLASSIC ALBUMS LIVE will perform “Abbey Road” in its entirety at 8pm on October 25 at Governor’s State University in University Park, IL (just outside of Chicago).
Along with hearing classic tunes from THE BEATLES best-selling album ever, Craig shared the history behind his touring Classic Albums Live concert series which he founded in Toronto, Ontario Canada in 2003. The ever evolving series performs an average of 140 concerts each year in North America and features a rotating ensemble of more than 75 musicians performing a specific classic rock album in its entirety – note for note with all the nuances. For their visit to Chicagoland, the album du jour is “ABBEY ROAD.”
Settle in and enjoy several of the Beatles original versions of the songs from the group’s best-selling album of all time while learning about the amazing traveling entourage of top caliber talents that comprise Classic Albums Live.