Архив за месяц: Сентябрь 2014.

Сентябрь 26, 2014

A Day In The Life - 26th September 1969: UK release of Abbey Road.

The Beatles’ 12th official album, Abbey Road, is released in the UK on this day. Their last-recorded album, it is issued only in stereo, as Apple PCS 7088.
Abbey Road makes it UK chart debut on 4 October 1969 at number one, following advance sales of 190,000. It tops the chart for 11 weeks, before […]

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Сентябрь 25, 2014


Linda McCartney - Self Portrait. || © Linda McCartney
“I don’t need a lot of money. Simplicity is the answer for me.” - Linda McCartney

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My life with George: Olivia Harrison on love, loss and music

As George Harrison’s solo albums are rereleased, his widow talks about their life together and his music’s effect on her
There are photos of the Beatles and family on every wall of the downstairs corridor and kitchen: there’s George, Paul, Ringo and John, some poses from the Hamburg years; Stella McCartney hangs by the spiral staircase. […]

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Сентябрь 20, 2014

Ringo Starr displeased British Islamic State torturers called ‘The Beatles’

The three British Islamic State militants responsible for guarding foreign hostages are nicknamed “The Beatles” by captives because of their recognizable accents.
Ringo Starr would prefer they weren’t.
The European jihadists are reportedly the most merciless with their hostages. One source told NBC News, “Whenever the Beatles showed up, there was some kind of physical beating or […]

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Paul McCartney Asks For Your Meat

Former Beatle and current vegetarian Paul McCartney has teamed up with the Meat Free Monday campaign to “catalyze transformative change” and bring awareness to the global footprint that meat production has on our environment. McCartney, along with Greg Barker, the Energy and Climate Advisor to UK Prime Minister David Cameron, has asked people around the world to pledge their […]

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George Harrison Week Planned for ‘Conan,’

 During the week of September 22nd, Conan will feature daily performances by artists including Beck, Norah Jones and Dhani Harrison to celebrate the music of George Harrison by singing one of his songs. “George Harrison Week” coincides with the release of the box set, The Apple Years: 1968-75 – also due out September 22nd – which compiles the Beatle’s first six solo albums. More artists to […]

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Lennon’s Killer Up For Parole

John Lennon’s killer is up for parole for the eighth time — and for the eighth time, Yoko Ono is fighting his release.
Mark David Chapman, serving a 20 year-to-life sentence at upstate Wende Correctional Facility for the Dec. 8, 1980, shooting of the Beatle, is awaiting his fate after being interviewed by state parole […]

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Paul McCartney Gets Down With Jamie Foxx

Not that anyone doubted him, but if you need proof Sir Paul McCartney can still break it down, here it is.
McCartney showed off a rare set of dance moves at the Apollo in the Hamptons benefit on Saturday after being coaxed on stage during a performance by Jamie Foxx.
The musician, 72, who was hospitalized in May after contracting a virus, attended […]

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Kanye West is secretly recording with Paul McCartney!

 Kanye West has secretly been recording tracks with Sir Paul McCartney, sources exclusively tell Page Six.The rapper and the former Beatle have quietly been collaborating on a number of tracks that could develop into an album, we’re told.One song, tentatively titled “Piss on My Grave,” is sparking some chatter. West’s wife Kim Kardashian has […]

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Beatles George Harrison memorial tree killed by beetles

 A pine tree planted in 2004 in memory of former Beatle George Harrison in a Los Angeles park has died after being infested by beetles.The sapling was planted in the city’s Griffith Park near the observatory.Harrison, who died in 2001, spent his final days in LA and was a keen gardener.Council officer Tom LaBonge […]

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