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Allan Williams, who set up Beatles’ early gigs, dies at 86

Allan Williams, a fixture on the Liverpool music scene who gave the Beatles a place to practice and helped them get early gigs, has died. He was 86. Graham Stanley, manager of the Jacaranda club that Williams used to own, said Saturday that Williams died...

/ January 2, 2017

The Bridge Between the Brill Building & The Beatles Passes Away

by Pat Matthews More sad news in the music world to report today. Bobby Vee, a teen idol of the 1960s, who The Beatles covered in their early days, has died. He was 73. The always smiling pop singer whose...

/ October 24, 2016

‘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

Beatles Once Again Top The Charts!

from TheBeatlesWorld.com | The Unbelievable Band Keeps Topping the Charts. Now With the New ‘Live at the Hollywood Bowl’ Album That Debuts at No. 7 on the Billboard 200. More than 45 years after The Beatles broke up, the Fabs keep...

/ September 21, 2016

Ron Howard Wants To Make Second Beatles Film

from TheBeatlesWorld.com | Ron Howard wants to make a follow-up to his rock documentary The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years.The 62-year-old filmmaker has edited archive material, unearthed new footage of The Beatles in concert and even...

/ September 20, 2016

Paul and Ringo appear together for ’emotional’ Beatles film premiere in London

The two surviving members of the Fab Four joined a host of celebrities including Madonna for the premiere of a new documentary charting their live gigs and meteoric rise to fame in the 1960s.  Sir Paul McCartney said looking back at...

/ September 16, 2016