On this day, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Pete Best sign a management contract with Epstein. Epstein is to receive 25 percent of The Beatles’ earnings. The contract signing is witnessed by Alistair Taylor, but Brian Epstein, wanting to prove to The Beatles that he was not out to exploit them, does […]читать далее...
Linda and Paul McCartney shown in London in 1993.
Appearances at plant openings and business expansions are a routine obligation of being governor. Few are memorable.
But when I read the news this weekend that Fairmont Foods in Fairmont would be closing its operations in March, I remembered every detail of my visit there with Gov. […]
Malcolm Wild was part of a struggling group of musicians, chiming harmonies in the counter-culture enclaves of London, when he met two scruffy but focused leaders on the front line of the youth revolution: Paul McCartney and George Harrison.
It was before the release of the Beatles’ White Album but after the Fab Four stunned followers […]
Watch a 30 minute film in which members of the McCartney Family speak about Linda, her influence on them and how they are continuing her legacy. Also includes wonderful commentary from people who knew Linda including Elvis Costello and Chrissie Hynde. The film is a very personal look at how Linda touched the lives of […]читать далее...
Lance Percival appeared in a number of BBC shows including The Mate Market
Actor Lance Percival, who found fame in classic satire show That Was The Week That Was, has died at the age of 81.
Among his notable film roles were Carry On Cruising, Postman’s Knock and Darling Lili.
On TV, he appeared in the late ’70s […]
Former Cavern Club owner Ray McFall, who helped launch the careers of The Beatles, has died at the age of 88.
McFall owned the Liverpool club in the 1960s, changing it from a jazz venue to a rock ‘n’ roll club and booking Merseybeat bands like The Beatles.
The Beatles in Obertauern
13 - 21 March 2015 it’s Beatle Week in Obertauern, Austria!
So you’ve been a Beatles tourist for ages and still haven’t been to Obertauern, Austria? Well now is the time. This is THE Beatles Week for the 50th anniversary of the shooting of HELP!
Freda Kelly and Ruth and Angie McCartney are […]