December 10, 2013

Deleted scene – ‘Close Encounter with a Beatle’

Jim has an anecdote that is legendary within the industry about the time he almost met John Lennon while working as a delivery boy for Rolling Stone magazine. I got him to tell it for the documentary, but it ended up being cut from the film as it was extraneous to our main narrative.

But with the anniversary of Lennon’s murder having just hit, I thought it was an appropriate time to share the clip around:

In related events, there should be some news very soon about a DVD release date for the full documentary. The licensing process proved to be a long and winding road indeed, but the light at the end of the tunnel is just around the bend (how’s that for mixed metaphors).