Beatles drummer Ringo Starr has received his knighthood for services to music. “It means a lot actually. It means recognition for the things we’ve done. I was really pleased to accept this.”
George Harrison was born on February 25, 1943, in Liverpool, England. Here is a gallery of vintage photos of a young George Harrison.
In the summer of 1968 The Beatles were tired of seeing themselves in the papers as either moptops or flower-powered hippies. To produce a new set of more contemporary publicity images, Don McCullin was commissioned for a day-long shoot known as ‘Mad Day Out’. These are some less known pictures from that session.
A very brief interview with the Beatles; it took place at the Hilton hotel. The interview was filmed for Japanese television and was conducted by the man who would introduce them on stage for each of their Tokyo performances.
From the very beginnings of the Beatles, Paul McCartney and John Lennon decided to publish their songs under both their names. So all their songs have the dual Lennon/McCartney writing credit. Later, when they wrote separately (and still took co-writer credits as Lennon/McCartney), the one who wrote the song would sing the lead. Some […]
Photo gallery of George Harrison pictured at his home in Esher, Surrey. 6th April 1969 (unknown author).