Архив за месяц: Ноябрь 2015.

Ноябрь 29, 2015

” All Things Must Pass”

Remembering George’s Life and Music Today.

❝ I really want to see you,
Really want to be with you,
Really want to see you Lord,
But it takes so long, my Lord ❞
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McCartney family write to David Cameron on ‘Meat Free Monday’ campaign

“Meat production depletes precious resources to increasingly unsustainable levels” - Paul McCartney

Former Beatles man Paul McCartney has written a letter in support of the ‘Meat Free Mondays’ campaign, addressing David Cameron in advance of the Paris Climate Change Conference, which begins on Monday (November 30).
The McCartney Family have been backing the campaign since 2009. […]

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Ноябрь 27, 2015

Dutchmen fight for Beatles Let it Be tapes; claim wrongful arrest in 2003

Two Dutch Beatles fans are involved in a legal wrangle over their claim to own 504 tapes made during a Beatles recording session in 1969, the Volkskrant reported at the weekend. The two men say the recordings were illegally taken from them by Dutch and British police 12 years ago and should be returned. They […]

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Ноябрь 26, 2015

**RINGO STARR’S UK 1st MONO PRESSING WHITE ALBUM NO.0000001

A UK first pressing mono copy of the double LP, The Beatles aka The White Album with first press green apple labels, each disc with a “Factory Sample, Not for Sale” sticker, housed in a top-loading, fully laminated thick card stock “Garrod & Lofthouse” cover listing stereo and mono catalog numbers on the spine, […]

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Ноябрь 23, 2015

Sir Paul McCartney, 73, and wife Nancy Shevell, 56, wrap up warm as they enjoy a romantic autumnal stroll through New York

Day Tripper: On Saturday Sir Paul McCartney took a leaf out of his old song-writing notes when he and wife Nancy Shevell were seen enjoying a romantic Autumnal stroll in New York
He sang about being a Day Tripper with The Beatles.
And on Saturday Sir Paul McCartney took a leaf out of his old song-writing […]

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Ноябрь 21, 2015

The Beatles for Sale story

November 21, 1963 Photo of the Beatles with the winners is Carlisle. Margaret is on the left
In October of 1963, Disc Weekly, which was a newspaper style magazine that was published once a week, held several contests for fans to win tickets to an upcoming Beatles concert in their area. Along with […]

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Ноябрь 20, 2015

Family Matters in Linda and Mary McCartney’s Photographs at Gagosian

Linda McCartney, Paul with Rose, Marrakesh, 1972
Photo: © Paul McCartney
Linda McCartney may be best known as the late wife of Paul, but she was an artist in her own right, a celebrated photographer who shot iconic images of musicians like B. B. King and who became, in 1968, the first woman to land a cover […]

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Capturing the Legendary McCartney Family, Across Two Generations

The exhibit centers around photographs taken by Mary McCartney and her mother, Linda.

Mary, Stella, and Paul. Arizona, 1988.
BY LINDA MCCARTNEY. COURTESY OF GAGOSIAN GALLERY.
There’s a single picture in a new show of photographs by Mary McCartney and her mother, Linda McCartney, that opens this weekend at  Gagosian Gallery’s uptown space which Mary says sums […]

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Ноябрь 18, 2015

Lennon, Thatcher, Henry VIII star in ‘Face of Britain’

Artist Chris Levine poses next to his lenticular image of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth during a press view at the National Portrait Gallery in London, Britain in this
What do John Lennon, Margaret Thatcher, Henry VIII and West Indian immigrants in 1956 London have in common? They are all, according to British historian Simon Schama, part […]

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Ноябрь 17, 2015

Beatles 1 back in the charts

Back in the sunshine again, The Beatles’ 1.
Universal Music got what they wanted, The Beatles’ “1″ compilation has reentered “Billboard” 200 at #6 after it has been reissued alongside an accompanying video disc or two. As reported here, the “1″ themed release of the Beatles’ promotional music clips was actually going to be just that, […]

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