George Harrison and his last cd.

George Harrison’s 11th: “Brainwashed”

Spotlight: George Harrison (2002) The “Quiet Beatle’s” final album, “Brainwashed,” was his 11th, written and recorded between 1988 and 2002. George was battling cancer and sharing ideas with son Dhani and long-time friend and producer, Jeff Lynne, about the songs...

/ May 7, 2013

Brazil’s Wild Welcome Paul McCartney & Wings

Paul McCartney & Wings News: The 2013 “Out There” Tour schedule launched yesterday (5/4) for enthusiastic concert-goers! Last night, Paul thrilled a sold out audience of 55,000 people in the city of Belo Horizonte, Brazil. “Eight Days A Week” started...

/ May 5, 2013
"Rubber Soul" 47 years later!

“Rubber Soul” Tops Chart 47 Years Ago

Beatles Hit Story (1966) 47 years ago this week, the Beatles breakthrough “folk-rock” album, “Rubber Soul” marked its 22nd week in the UK top 10 New Music Express chart. Recorded in just four weeks, it’s now ranked #5 on Rolling...

/ May 3, 2013

Ringo Slates Fall All Starr Tour

RINGO AND HIS ALL-STARRS SET FALL TOUR by Steve Smith Ringo Starr and his most recent All-Starr Band, his 12th, get along onstage and off so well that they’re all reuniting for a fall tour of South America and Mexico....

/ May 3, 2013
John Lennon's "Walls And Bridges" cd

The “Walls And Bridges” Story

Spotlight: John Lennon (1974) During the 18-month long “lost weekend,” Lennon wrote and produced “Walls And Bridges,” his fifth album. This was a time of personal change for John, who was living in Los Angeles with May Pang (and Yoko’s...

/ April 29, 2013
Lennon-McCartney partnership

Lennon-McCartney Gave Songs Away!

Lennon and McCartney Spread the Songs Around Q: How many songs did the Lennon-McCartney song writing team give away? A: A short list of early Lennon-McCartney songs boosted the careers of British Invasion artists such as Billy J. Kramer and...

/ April 28, 2013