All posts by jackallday

Ron Howard Directing Beatles Documentary on Touring Years (from Variety)

Dave McNary Film Reporter@Variety_DMcNary Ron Howard, a fan of the Beatles for most of his life, will direct and produce an authorized documentary on the group’s touring years between 1960 and 1966. Apple Corps, White Horse Pictures and Howard’s Imagine Entertainment will...

/ July 16, 2014

Paul enjoys day off

Since re-starting his “Out There” tour, Sir Paul McCartney has been pretty much non-stop. That was until Sunday, July 13th, when he decided to mingle with the locals of Dundee, Nebraska. He was spotted standing online to get ice cream,...

/ July 14, 2014

Great News San Diego!

It’s official: Paul McCartney will perform in public in San Diego for the first time in 38 years. Now 72 and back on the road yet again for a U.S. summer stadium, the tireless rock icon and his band will...

/ July 9, 2014

Stop the presses: Ringo Starr makes comment on mystery ‘Train Music’ track by Steve Marinucci

A 30-second song that has been a hot topic for a couple of weeks because of speculation that it might be the Beatles finally has a comment on it, sort of, from a Beatle. Ringo Starr was questioned about it Monday by Randy Lewis of...

/ July 8, 2014

Interview: Author of John Lennon Series defends her style in books on ex-Beatle

Jude Southerland Kessler is the host of the very popular “John Lennon Hour” heard Sunday nights at 5 Pacific/8pm Eastern on Beatles-A-Rama!!! http://beatlesarama.com Jude Southerland Kessler, author of the John Lennon Series, has published three out of nine projected volumes on...

/ June 25, 2014

Steve Smith: NBC working on series about The Beatles, updates on Chubby Checker and more music news

 NBC is in the early stages of developing an eight-episode series about the career of The Beatles, reports Deadline Hollywood. The production team behind the Showtime series, “The Tudors,” is heading this project. At this stage, no other information is...

/ June 19, 2014