Month: May 2016

Game-Changing ‘Paperback Writer’ Presaged ‘Revolver’

By Colin Fleming | Rolling Stone magazine | In the annals of Beatles singles, we have what we might think of as a game-starter in “Please Please Me,” a game-ender in something like “Let It Be,” and a host of game-changers, the most important...

/ May 31, 2016

Michael Nesmith Is “Thrilled” with The Monkees’ New Album, “Good Times!”

Here it is! The Monkees’ first studio album in 20 years, Good Times!, gets released today. The record, which celebrates the band’s 50th anniversary, features new contributions from surviving members Michael Nesmith, Micky Dolenz and Peter Tork, and also includes...

/ May 27, 2016

Paul McCartney Reveals What Really Split Up the Beatles

Paul McCartney is now opening up about the tough times after the Beatles split in 1970. In fact, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer said he didn’t even know what to do next. “I was depressed. You would be. You were breaking from...

/ May 25, 2016

Watch Paul McCartney Jam With Young Fan on ‘Get Back’

“I didn’t see this coming!” says the Beatle By Ryan Reed from Rolling Stone Magazine | May 18, 2016  Paul McCartney made a young fan’s wish come true at his Tuesday concert in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He spotted Leila Lacase holding up a sign in...

/ May 18, 2016

Tony Barrow: Beatles PR Man Dies at 80

At the height of Beatlemania in the 1960s, a reporter asked John Lennon the secret of the group’s success. His reply? ‘We have a press agent.’ Lennon’s answer may have illustrated his famously dry wit, but it also contained more...

/ May 15, 2016

McCartney, Elton Attend George Martin’s Memorial

Beatlesarama sources | George Martin, the legendary music producer who was often dubbed the Fifth Beatle due to his work with the Fab Four, passed away on 8 March (16) aged 90, and he was laid to rest in a...

/ May 12, 2016