Архив за месяц: Декабрь 2013.

Декабрь 24, 2013

Merry Christmas from The Beatles!

♬♪♬ We wish you all a Merry Christmas ♥
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Декабрь 23, 2013

The Beatles’ George Harrison refused OBE before his death, say reports

Guitarist snubbed honour in 1999

The Beatles guitarist George Harrison refused an OBE before his death, it has been revealed.
The Mail On Sunday says that documents they obtained from the Cabinet Office via the Freedom Of Information Act show that Harrison, who passed away in 2001, turned down the chance to be included in the New Year’s Honours […]

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Декабрь 22, 2013

‘Beatles Bootleg Recordings 1963′ slips from top iTunes rock spot

After several days as the top-selling rock album on iTunes, “The Beatles Bootleg Recordings 1963” has dropped to #2 as of Dec. 21. The Beatles iTunes-only album zoomed to #1 when it was released on Tuesday and held that position for the days following until now.
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THE BEATLES WILL RECEIVE GRAMMY LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD ON BAND’S 50TH ANNIVERSARY

John, Paul, George and Ringo will receive the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award this year on the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ arrival in the United States.
Others getting the award on January 25th right before Clive Davis’s annual pre-Grammy dinner and concert include Kris Kristofferson, the Isley Brothers, and Clifton Chenier. Ennio Morricone is among […]

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Декабрь 21, 2013

Ringo talks about the Beatles and the Beeb in Beatlefan magazine

Ringo wearing a Revolver T-shirt. I love it!
The new Beatlefan magazine #205, their 35th anniversary issue, includes a fascinating, exclusive interview by Ken Sharp with Ringo Starr about his new “Photograph” book and the “On Air: Live at the BBC Volume 2″ album.
In the interview, about […]

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Декабрь 20, 2013

Crater On Mercury Named After John Lennon

 
The late former-Beatle was given the honour along with nine other individuals, who were noted for their contributions to art and culture.
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Ringo Starr to Appear on Powerpuff Girls Special

The one-night show will air January 20

The Powerpuff Girls are returning to the Cartoon Network for a one-night special called “Dance Pantsed” on January 20th at 7:30 p.m. ET. To help celebrate their triumphant return to television, Bubbles, Buttercup and Blossom are bringing a friend with them: Ringo Starr.
While sugar, spice, everything nice and […]

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Rutlemania Is Back, and It’s Unreal

 The Rutles Parody the Beatles

There’s long been debate over who can truly claim the title “the Fifth Beatle.” The disc jockey Murray Kaufman pursued it. Later, arguments were made for the keyboardist Billy Preston or Yoko Ono. A new graphic novel bestows the honorific on the band’s manager Brian Epstein. However, the Beatles’ […]

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Декабрь 19, 2013

Beatle fan to tell story of famous ‘64 sign that Paul McCartney shows in concerts now

 
As a 13-year-old New York City schoolgirl in 1964, Irene Feldman Katz, who will be a guest at the upcoming 2014 Fest for Beatles Fans in New York it was announced Dec. 17, fell in love with the Beatles. Her favorite was Paul McCartney. When she discovered the group was coming to New York […]

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The Night That Changed America: a Grammy Salute To the Beatles

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of one of the most historic moments in music and television, The Recording Academy, AEG Ehrlich Ventures and CBS will present “The Night That Changed America: A GRAMMY® Salute To The Beatles.” The primetime entertainment special will celebrate the remarkable legacy of the seven-time GRAMMY-winning group and their groundbreaking […]

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