All posts by jackallday

Beatles news: Aussies sing the Beatles; fans in photo sought; rare ’64 video

  The Bee Gees and the Seekers are among two Australian artists featured in an upcoming compilation of Aussie tributes to theBeatles, reported Yahoo News June 1. The album is being put together by Beatles archivist Glenn A. Baker who has been behind...

/ June 2, 2014

Steve Smith: Black Sabbath’s Fourth of July show may be its last; Frankie Valli to headline D.C.’s big Independence Day concert

By Steve Smith   Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi tells Scotland’s Metal Hammer magazine that his band’s July 4 gig at the Barclaycard British Summer Time Festival in London’s Hyde Park may be its last. “It could be the last...

/ May 28, 2014

The Drift (with Ray Whitaker)

Here Comes The Summer…and the Tourists “I believe time wounds all heels” (John Lennon) If you are one who has ever visited a resort area, you’re probably not aware – or care – that those regions are populated by people...

/ May 24, 2014

Macca Medical Update

MJ Kim/MPL Communications. Used by permission. Steve MarinucciBeatles Examiner May 22, 2014 Paul McCartney’s representatives issued a statement from Japan May 22 in response to the concern and internet rumors among fans about his illness. McCartney cancelled all his shows in...

/ May 23, 2014

Paul McCartney in a Japanese Hospital

According to a McCartney spokeswoman: “Since contracting a virus last week that led to the postponement of tour dates, Paul received successful medical treatment at a hospital in Tokyo,” said the statement issued to ABC News Radio. “He will make a complete...

/ May 22, 2014