Category: Beatlesarama News!

When the Beatles Brought Psychedelia to Prime Time

from the Huffington Post On February 25, 1967, promotional films for the Beatles’ “Penny Lane” and “Strawberry Fields Forever” debuted on ABC’s Hollywood Palace. Fans had never seen films like these before, and they hadn’t seen the Beatles look or sound...

/ February 22, 2017

Yoko Ono Didn’t Break Up The Beatles, John Lennon Did

Rooting through record bins one day at the late, great Central Records in Cambridge, Mass., I came upon a stash of Yoko Ono albums and asked the sagely aging raver behind the counter what they were like. Were they song-based records or...

/ November 17, 2016

This Letter From John Lennon Shows His Real Feelings About Paul McCartney

The nasty 1971 message makes it obvious why The Beatles didn’t last. The early 1970s were a tough time in the lives of The Beatles. The band had dissolved among growing tensions between the musicians, and in 1970 they decided...

/ November 15, 2016

Paperback Writer: A Groundbreaking Hit

by Pat Matthews It would be nearly a year before The Beatles would begin recording their groundbreaking Sergeant Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band album, turning the music world on its ear. But the groundwork for more complex lyrics and tunes...

/ June 27, 2016
Bob Walker

Legendary Bob Walker Joins Staff

by Pat Matthews Just when you thought Beatles-A-Rama!!! couldn’t get any better, we’ve just added another broadcasting legend to our line-up! Starting Saturday, February 27, the Oldies King of New Orleans, Bob Walker joins us for a couple of weekend stints!...

/ February 26, 2016

Open letter from the Lapidos’: NYC FEST!!!

Dear Fellow Beatles Fans, Just in case you missed the first announcement for the NY METRO FEST, here it is again, with some updates. Don’t miss your opportunity to purchase FEST tickets at the best prices offered. Tomorrow is the...

/ January 16, 2015