Renowned Chicago-based writer and music journalist, Dr. Kit O’Toole, is the author of Songs We Were Singing: Guided Tours Through the Beatles’ Lesser-Known Tracks and Michael Jackson FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the King of Pop. In addition to her two books, O’Toole is also associate editor and a longtime contributor for Beatlefan magazine, reviewer and “Deep Beatles” columnist for Something Else Reviews, the “DeepSoul” columnist for Blinded by Sound, a frequent contributor to Cinema Sentries, and a regular speaker at The Fest for Beatles Fans in Chicago and New York and the Beatles at the Ridge festival in Walnut Ridge, AR. O’Toole has also presented at the GRAMMY Museum Mississippi, and written chapters for several academic collections. She is also the cohost of the biweekly Talk More Talk: A Solo Beatles Videocast, available on Facebook, YouTube, and popular podcasting platforms. She holds a doctorate in Instructional Technology.


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Are there artists and producers you wish George Harrison and John Lennon had worked with? Should Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr collaborate with different people on future albums? Let your imagination run wild and share your picks for singers, musicians, and producers you think would work well (or would have worked well) with the solo Beatles. Plus Ken Michaels shares the latest news. Facebook: Twitter: talkmoretalk1 Email:
While George Harrison, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, and Ringo Starr released many stellar singles in the 1970s and 1980s, certain album tracks should also receive greater attention. In this episode we each pick songs that we believe were strong enough to have been released as singles. Plus Ken Michaels reports the latest solo-related news.   Facebook: Twitter: talkmoretalk1 Email:
In the latest edition of our “Another Listen” series, we take a second look at George Harrison’s 1982 album. Has it aged well in the 38 years since its release? Did it deserve the critical scorn it received at the time? Join Tom Hunyady, Ken Michaels, Kit O’Toole, and Mean Mr. Mayo as we revisit “Gone Troppo.” Facebook: Twitter: talkmoretalk1 Email:  
Does Paul McCartney always pick the best tracks for his albums? Should some b-sides have been at least a-sides? In our first show of 2020, we share tracks released as b-sides or bonus material that should have made the final album tracklists. Plus Ken Michaels shares the latest news, and much more! Facebook: Twitter: talkmoretalk1 Email:
It’s our final episode of 2019, and we invite you to join us for our holiday party! We’ll share our favorite Beatles and solo-related releases of the year, and reveal our wish lists for 2020. Facebook: Twitter: talkmoretalk1 Email:
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