Архив за месяц: Январь 2014.

Январь 31, 2014

Ask President Obama to recognize Beatles 50th anniversary.

Recognize the Beatles’ 50th anniversary of their arrival in the U.S.on 2/9/1964.

They changed our lives with their music.
President Obama, in a speech honoring Paul McCartney, said the Beatles “blew the walls down for everybody else. In a few short years, they had changed the way that we listened to music, thought about music and […]

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Life magazine featured an article entitled “Here Come Those Beatles”

They could have had the cover:

“As part of the Beatles’ autumn tour, they played Winter Gardens in Bournemouth. The three rival American television networks - NBC, CBS and ABC - were permitted to film the hysterical audience and part of the show. Paul and John were interviewed by John Darsa for the CBS coverage. Life […]

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Beatles + Sullivan = Revolution: Why Beatlemania could never happen today

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The jolt created by The Beatles’ invasion of America couldn’t happen today. We’re just too connected.
In today’s world, the Fab Four’s frenzied Hamburg and Cavern concerts would be all over YouTube. Twitter would be abuzz about this new group with the funny hair and the screaming fans. Countless cell […]

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Beatles all over the charts again!

The Beatles “U.S. Albums”  box set and some of the set’s individual albums made their debuts on the music charts Jan. 30 in the latest update from Billboard, in chart listings provided to Beatles Examiner by Capitol Records/Universal Music Group today.
The complete set debuted at #48 on the Billboard 200 chart of most popular albums. In addition, 11 of […]

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Январь 30, 2014

People Magazine celebrates Beatles 50th

People magazine announced Jan. 30 the release of “Celebrating Beatlemania!,” a special collector’s book available starting Jan. 31 that looks back at the 50 years since the Beatles landed in New York City in 1964, appeared on “The Ed Sullivan Show” and officially jump-started the British Invasion.
The 128-page commemorative soft cover book, which features facts and photos […]

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The Beatles’ Rooftop Concert

The Beatles, on the rooftop of Apple Headquarters. For the recording of the film Let It Be, their last live concert as a band
January 30, 1969 → The Beatles, with keyboardist Billy Preston, surprised a central London business district with an impromptu concert from the roof of Apple headquarters at 3 Savile Row. In a […]

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Январь 29, 2014

Ringo Starr Talks Paul, Meditation and Why He Loves L.A.

Fifty years after helping lead the British invasion in America and transforming pop culture, the most underappreciated Beatle has arguably become the most beloved.

Ringo Starr is no longer mobbed by screaming packs of fans. But, by no means is the world famous drummer hanging in the background. He’s busy laying down tracks for a new album, […]

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Январь 28, 2014

Ringo Starr announces summer 2014 All-Starr Band tour

Ringo Starr announced in a press release Jan. 28 he will do a series of summer shows in the United States with his All-Starr Band. The tour will begin with a show at Casinorama in Rama, Ontario on June 6. and finish up in Los Angeles at The Greek on July 19.
The shows will include […]

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Январь 27, 2014

Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr have made ​​history last night at the Grammy Awards

Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr have made ​​history last night at the Grammy Awards