Февраль 28, 2014
Everything you ever wanted to know but were afraid to ask
The idea for Jeff Walker’s book “Sex and the Beatles: 400 Entries,” one of the most unusual entries in the Beatles book library, came to him about a year and a half ago, the author told Beatles Examiner, because it’s “a sexy topic.”
The 400 entries in […]
Февраль 25, 2014
“It’s being here now that’s important. There’s no past and there’s no future. Time is a very misleading thing. All there is ever, is the now. We can gain experience from the past, but we can’t relive it; and we can hope for the future, but we don’t know if there is one.”
“Sometimes if you […]
Февраль 11, 2014
To commemorate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ American debut, Apple today has expanded the lineup for its Apple TV set-top box by adding a channel dedicated to the legendary rock group.
The channel allows users to view The Beatles’ groundbreaking performance on “The Ed Sullivan Show” for a limited time, and also offers download […]
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On February 10th 1964, after breaking American television ratings records with their first appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show the night before, the Beatles again met with the American press.
In the following interviews, part of a day-long press conference consisting of one-on-one meetings with the press, both […]
Февраль 8, 2014
In December of 1968, Keele University student Maurice Hindle was given the opportunity of a lifetime when his letter to a Beatles fanzine requesting an interview with John Lennon was answered – by Lennon himself. Maurice spent hours at Lennon’s Surrey home while John and Yoko gave a candid, fascinating glimpse into the lives of […]
Ringo Starr has revealed that his band, the Beatles, was nervous in their early days as they didn’t know how they would be received.
Speaking about their arrival to US, the 73-year-old drummer said that it was like a “magic moment” and though they were insecure, they loved the idea of being in America, CBS News […]
Февраль 7, 2014
TODAY IN BEATLES HISTORY
February 7, 1964
As well all know, 50 years ago today, The Beatles landed at JFK airport at 1:20 PM to screaming fans (majority being female) holding posters and photos welcoming the band that would change music history.
February marks the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ first visit to these shores and appearance on national TV. Why were they so instantly popular? How original were they, really? How could a bland port city in northern Britain produce such a culture-shattering phenomenon? I won’t even try to answer those questions—they’re unanswerable. Instead, I […]