Video – The Quarrymen

Over the weekend writer Simon Hoggart wrote a piece in the UK’s Guardian newspaper about seeing the original Quarrymen play during a launch party for Beatle’s biographer Hunter Davies’s new memoirs, “Beatles, Football & Me.”


Hoggart sums up the performance with “and very good they were too. In my view you can’t hear Freight Train too often.

If you have never seen John’s original band mates perform, here’s a clip of them from the 1998 Chicago Beatlefest performing “In Spite Of All The Danger.”


For more on the story of the original Quarrymen check out my own “Before They Were Beatles” as well as Hunter Davies’s “The Quarrymen.” - The Quarrymen digg:Video - The Quarrymen spurl:Video - The Quarrymen wists:Video - The Quarrymen simpy:Video - The Quarrymen newsvine:Video - The Quarrymen blinklist:Video - The Quarrymen furl:Video - The Quarrymen reddit:Video - The Quarrymen fark:Video - The Quarrymen blogmarks:Video - The Quarrymen Y!:Video - The Quarrymen smarking:Video - The Quarrymen magnolia:Video - The Quarrymen segnalo:Video - The Quarrymen

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