Category: Rock ‘n Roll News

Denny Laine Gets Special Beatles Tour of Los Angeles

by Adam Forrest | Last Sunday, Gillian Lomax’s Beatles Magical History Tours of Los Angeles had a very special guest, founding member of The Moody Blues and guitarist with Paul McCartney and Wings, Denny Laine. According to Gillian, there were “no words” to...

/ July 27, 2016

Beatles-A-Rama!!! Well Represented at Love Anniversary!

Beatlesarama staff reports | Our own Gillian Lomax was on the red carpet last night in Las Vegas when Paul McCartney & Ringo Starr (among other celebs) arrived for the 10th Anniversary of “Love” at the Mirage Hotel. It was...

/ July 15, 2016

Examiner.Com Closes, Popular Beatles Blog Lives On

from Billboard Magazine (GREAT news on Ringo’s 76th Birthday!…Pat Matthews) | The beginning of the end for examiner.com, a blogger platform currently clocking around 15 million monthly unique visitors and featuring many veteran journalists, was sounded two years ago. As Michael Roberts, a...

/ July 7, 2016

Genesis Publications Reveal Hello, Goodbye: The Beatles in Tokyo, 1966

For the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ 1966 Tokyo concerts, Genesis Publications announces a book of rare photos of the trip. Taken by Japanese photographer Shimpei Asai, these pictures have never before been published outside Japan.   June 29, 2016...

/ June 29, 2016

Beatles Guitar Gently Weeps While Video Screens

Beatlesarama sources | A lushly pared-down acoustic version of The Beatles’ classic ode to the six string, “While My Guitar Gently Weeps,” premiered as a music video on Vevo under a limited partnership between Apple Corps and Cirque du Soleil....

/ June 29, 2016

Scotty Moore, guitarist on Elvis’s early hits, dies aged 84

from The Guardian |  Scotty Moore, the pioneering rock guitarist whose sharp, graceful style helped Elvis Presley shape his revolutionary sound and inspired a generation of musicians that included Keith Richards, Jimmy Page and Bruce Springsteen, died on Tuesday. He was 84....

/ June 29, 2016