George Harrison's inspiration

“For You Blue” Inspired by Patti Boyd?

Spotlight: George Harrison (1970) The “B” side to “The Long And Winding Road” was George’s “For You Blue.” It’s fair to say this tune may well have been inspired by the blue eyed Patti Boyd, George’s eventual wife (and later...

/ May 26, 2013
Beatles and Roy Orbison, future Traveling Wilbury

Beatles Toured With Future Wilbury

Beatles Hit Story (1963) 50 years ago this month, the Beatles arranged a tour of the UK with one of their greatest idols, Roy Orbison. Originally, Roy was slated as the headliner. However, the Fab Four’s popularity was growing by...

/ May 24, 2013

British Press Beatles Special!

Beatles Related Press (2013) The editors of Britain’s Uncut music magazine have gathered the best special stories the original writers composed during the heyday of Beatlemania in the 60’s. This 148-page edition contains choice bits of trivia for every Beatles...

/ May 20, 2013
Beatles music history.

Today In Beatles Music Hit Story

Beatles Hit Story (BHS) “Sherman, set the Wayback Machine for May 10th, 1963.” “OK, Mr. Peabody, but what’s so special about that particular date?” “That, my dear boy, was when a song by the guitar-oriented pop band, the Beatles, “Please...

/ May 10, 2013
McCartney and Wings Tour, 2013

Rare Tunes Open Paul McCartney Brazil Concert!

By Steve Smith Updated:   05/08/2013, 11:30:00 AM PDT McCARTNEY PERFORMS RARITIES GALORE ON TOUR’S OPENING NIGHT Paul McCartney performed a whole batch of songs he had either never played live before or hadn’t performed in eons before more than 50,000...

/ May 9, 2013
BB King movie includes Ringo!

Ringo Starr’s In New BB King Movie!

Spotlight: Ringo Starr, actor and musician Ringo Starr may have the most film appearances and credits of the solo Beatles. According to the Internet Movie DataBase, Mr. Starkey has acting/voice roles in more than 30 titles. Add another to the...

/ May 8, 2013