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‘Fifth Beatle’ Sir George Martin Cut Eldest Son Out of £1m in his Will

The Beatles’ legendary producer Sir George Martin has reportedly left his family an estate worth over £1m but is alleged to have cut his eldest son out of the will due to a long-running fued. Martin, dubbed The Fifth Beatle, died...

/ October 5, 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

Beatles news: Paul McCartney in ‘Underground Garage’; ’60s Cavern owner dies

Paul McCartney is the special guest on the latest “Little Steven’s Underground Garage” radio show, host Little Steven Van Zandt announced on Facebook Jan. 8. On the show in an interview with Van Zandt, McCartney talks about the single “Hope For the Future,” written for...

/ January 8, 2015

6 Reasons a Beatles-Like Phenomenon Can’t Happen Again….by Candy Leonard

Looking back on this 50th anniversary of the Beatles arrival in America, music fans and cultural observers of all ages often ask, “Can anything like the Beatles happen again?” The question itself is somewhat rhetorical and, a half-century on, acknowledges...

/ December 18, 2014

Abbey Road accident could renew calls for guard at famed Beatles intersection by Steve Marinucci

A woman crossing Abbey Road near the historic crosswalk where the Beatles were photographed for their album cover was struck by a car on Nov. 7 and the incident was caught on video, according to a report on The Smoking Gun on Nov. 8. Local...

/ November 9, 2014