The famous Beatles logo – a wonder of understatement also known as ‘the Drop-T’ design was based on a sketch made by instrument retailer Ivor Arbiter in 1963.
Geoff Emerick, the Beatles chief recording engineer, has died. He was 72 and believed to have suffered a heart attack. Emerick, born Dec. 5, 1945, began working with the Beatles in September 1962 at age 16 .
The Beatles‘ 1968 self-titled double album, universally known as the ‘White Album’ will be reissued for its 50th anniversary in November, 9 in four physical editions, including a seven-disc super deluxe edition.
The Beatles on their Autumn 1963 UK Tour. They were at De Montfort Hall in Leicester on Sunday 1 December 1963.
The Beatles previously performed here on 31 March 1963.
In 1963 Lybro Limited, a Liverpool jeans company, asked the Beatles to advertise their jeans.
In May 1963, the lads were photographed for the advertisement and the pics were used to create a flyer with the drawings of the Beatles.
In December 1963 Shahrokh Hatami was sent to Liverpool by Paris Match magazine to capture the raising phenomenon of Beatlemania.
Hatami pictured the Beatles backstage for a 1963 Christmas concert and also took some rare color photos of the Beatles at the legendary Cavern Club.