Bombshell Beatles Tape Proves John Lennon Wanted To Keep The Band Together

By ffrannkk|2019-09-12T14:57:26-08:00September 12th, 2019|Categories: Beatles Music, Beatlesarama News!, Featured Post, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: 50th Anniversary, Abbey Road, Apple, George Harrison, Hornsey Road, John Lennon, Mark Lewisohn, Maxwell's Silver Hammer, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, The Beatles. break up|

By Andrew Magnotta   A tape of one of The Beatles' final meetings, recorded weeks before Abbey Road was released, is shedding new light on tensions within the band and providing a fascinating revelation about how and when The Beatles actually decided to go their separate ways. Conventional wisdom in Beatledom has long said that the band members agreed [...]

Tony Barrow: Beatles PR Man Dies at 80

By jackallday|2016-06-21T10:28:28-08:00May 15th, 2016|Categories: Featured Post, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Beatlemania, Fab Four, John Lennon, Mark Lewisohn, Tony Barrow, tony Bramwell|

At the height of Beatlemania in the 1960s, a reporter asked John Lennon the secret of the group’s success. His reply? ‘We have a press agent.’ Lennon’s answer may have illustrated his famously dry wit, but it also contained more than a grain of truth. Tony Barrow, the Beatles’ press officer from 1962 to 1968, undoubtedly [...]