Tag: John Lennon

Last photo of John Lennon

New Jersey Man Who Took Last Photo of John Lennon Recalls Tragedy

By Anthony G. Attrino | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com On Dec. 8, 1980, Paul Goresh crossed paths with Mark David Chapman, murderer of ex-Beatle John Lennon. Goresh traveled with his Minolta XG1 camera hours before the murder from his...

/ January 18, 2018
Magical Mystery Tour album cover art

The Beatles’ ‘Magical Mystery Tour’ at 50: A Monument to Paul McCartney’s Genius

The Daily Beast•November 25, 2017   Released fifty years ago—on November 27, 1967—the Beatles’ last slice of psychedelia is an underrated masterpiece, and more fun than ‘Sgt. Pepper.’ STEREO WILLIAMS 11.25.17 11:00 PM ET In 1967, the Beatles were experiencing...

/ November 27, 2017
Beatles psychedelic era.

Parsing Beatles’ Most Nonsensical Song

from The Atlantic Released 50 years ago, “I Am the Walrus” is endlessly analyzable, and yet somehow analysis-proof. “It seems very pretty,” she said when she had finished it, “but it’s rather hard to understand!” (You see she didn’t like to...

/ November 25, 2017
Another overhead shot of the Beatles

All 213 Beatles Songs, Ranked From Worst to Best

By Bill Wyman www.vulture.com  At Beatles anniversary time, the stories write themselves. “It was 25/30/40 years ago today!” “The act you’ve known for all these years!” “A splendid time was guaranteed for all!” Last week’s 50th anniversary of the U.S....

/ June 9, 2017
The Beatles outtake from "Help!"

Rare Behind-The-Scenes Footage Of The Beatles’ ‘Help!’ Surfaces, And You Have To See It To Believe It!

If you ever wondered what The Beatles were like when the camera wasn’t rolling, now is your chance. Being the biggest band in the world seems to be a tall task to live up to, but it turns out that behind-the-scenes,...

/ May 15, 2017
The Beatles having breakfast

These Never-Before-Seen Photos of The Beatles Will Make You Love Them Even More

DAVID MAGNUS by ADAM RATHE MAY 2, 2017 On June 25, 1967, performers representing 19 countries from around the world appeared on Our World, the first international television production broadcast by satellite. An estimated 400 million viewers watched the two-and-a-half...

/ May 4, 2017