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"Crying, Waiting, Hoping" was written by Buddy Holly and found on the B-side of "Peggy Sue Got Married" (1959). The 1964 reissue has a different orchestration from the original home recording. The song was covered by Marshall Crenshaw who portrayed Mr Holly in the movie La Bamba. It was also covered by Chris Isaak and the rockabilly group of Lemmy (Motorhead), Jim Phanton (Stray Cats) and Danny Harvey (The Rockats). With George on lead vocals The Beatles performed the song live at the…

The Beatles, Please Please Me*****: I have never looked forward to listening to the Beatles' first album as much as I looked forward to listening to it today. After hearing Dylan and the Beach Boys as if it were the first time ever last night, I expected the same kind of experience with the Beatles tonight. I was not disappointed. Now I can understand why this was such a radical sea change for consumers back in March of 63. I'm surprised that heads didn't explode when they heard this…