After all, the band stopped giving concerts in the summer of 1966, opting to focus on writing and recording music. So for most people, the only way to experience a Beatle concert is to watch old film clips— or to find a Beatles tribute band.
Don Bellezzo has been performing as John Lennon since 1986, when he founded Yesterday — A Tribute to the Beatles. In addition to regular gigs at the Tropicana Casino in Atlantic City, Yesterday—which has multiple casts — also tours the country.
The faux Fab Four and their vintage instruments will stop in Arroyo Grande Saturday.
We recently spoke to Bellezzo about the mop tops and his career imitating them.
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