Архив за месяц: Июль 2016.

Июль 25, 2016

George Harrison ‘Early Takes, Volume 2′ could be on the way

George Harrison’s widow, Olivia, has told Billboard Magazine that she and son Dhani Harrison are looking to put out more unreleased tracks by the late Beatle, according to the July 30 print issue published July 22. “There are a lot of songs. I think there is a project there. I just need time to […]

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Июль 24, 2016

How I drew a pop art masterpiece for the Beatles – a snip at just £50

Fifty years on, Klaus Voormann tells the story behind Revolver’s psychedelic cover

Klaus Voormann at his studio in Tutzing on Lake Starnberg, Germany, in June 2016. Photograph: Ursula Dueren/Alamy
Opening with a sharp swipe at Harold Wilson’s supertax rate for big earners, it ends half an hour later in a revolutionary mystical soundscape sculpted from LSD […]

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Beatles author Hunter Davies announces final book on Fab Four

Hunter Davies, the author of “The Beatles,” the 1968 authorized biography of the group as well as subsequent books on them in later years, announced July 21 that his upcoming book will be his last book on the Fabs. The new volume, “The Beatles Book,” will be published Sept. 1 by Ebury Publishing and is […]

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Июль 23, 2016

Remember one of the most iconic songs ever written: Hey Jude

The Beatles the promotional video for ‘Hey Jude’
Late July and early August 1968, one of the most iconic songs ever was recorded at Apple Studios London. Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney, The Beatles “Hey Jude” is still as popular today as it was then. It all started during the […]

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John Lennon vowed never to live in America 15 years before he was gunned down outside his New York apartment, long-lost interview reveals

John holding up his US Green Card in October 1975, with Yoko on the right (of course) and his lawyer,
He was gunned down outside his luxury New York apartment having left Britain after the break-up of The Beatles.
But before he became a global star John Lennon vowed he would never live in the US, […]

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George Harrison’s estate slams use of ‘Here Comes the Sun’ at Republican National Convention

George Harrison’s estate gently weeps over Donald Trump’s use of his music.
A representative from the late Beatle’s estate quickly slammed the use of “Here Comes the Sun” during the final night of the Republican National Convention on Thursday.
The classic song played as Ivanka Trump emerged on stage to deliver her highly anticipated speech.
“The unauthorized […]

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Paul McCartney named the UK’s most successful albums act of all time

Paul McCartney has been named the UK’s most successful albums act of all time
Paul McCartney has recorded 22 number one albums and over a music career that spans six decades.
McCartney, who has sold 700 million albums across the globe, has now been awarded the Official Chart Record Breaker Award, which recognises him as the […]

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Ringo Starr on His Friendship With Paul McCartney — “I Would Tour With Him Tomorrow!”

Ringo and Paul in 2015. (Photo Credit: Getty Images)
Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr — who turned 76 on July 7 — tells Closer Weekly at his annual Peace and Love birthday celebration, that he has no plans of slowing down anytime soon!
Ringo — who just wrapped up a tour through North America — says he […]

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Июль 21, 2016

Beatles Announce New ‘Live at the Hollywood Bowl’ Album

Album, due in autumn and featuring previously unreleased music, coincides with Ron Howard–directed documentary about group

A new, remastered live album containing the Beatles’ performances at the Hollywood Bowl in 1964 and 1965 will be released this fall. The album, Live at the Hollywood Bowl, coincides with a new documentary by Ron Howard about the […]

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Июль 19, 2016

Introducing Ringo the Rhino — With Peace and Love From Ringo Starr

The ongoing slaughter of rhinos and elephants for the illegal trade in rhino horn and ivory is such frequent and terrible news that when good news arises, it is worth celebrating. That makes us happy to announce the naming of a baby Southern White Rhino at Kenya’s Ol Pejeta Conservancy in honor of Ringo […]

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