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.”
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[...]
On 5 March 1963 The Beatles were in London to record their new single. "From Me To You", "Thank You Girl" and "The One After 909" were taped during[...]
The day before their second appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show, The Beatles spent all afternoon rehearsing at their Miami hotel (Feb 16, 1964). The Beatles had their first U.S. concerts[...]
The Beatles filming Help! in Obertauern, Austria, in March 1965. Help! has been regarded by many as a parody of contemporary Bond films, complete with power crazy despots, mad inventors, and[...]
From now on, it’s Sir Ringo Beatles drummer Ringo Starr has received his knighthood for services to music. Speaking to the BBC after accepting the award, he said: "It means[...]
George Harrison was born on February 25, 1943, in Liverpool, England. Here is a gallery of vintage photos of a young George Harrison. George joined The Beatles on Feb. 6,[...]
Jerry Hammack has just released volume 2 of The Beatles Recording Reference Manual – a book that reveals the secrets behind the recording of some of the band’s most famous albums. It is the second of what will be a four-volume set.
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.
On May 19th 1967, the Beatles gathered at Brian Epstein’s house in Chapel Street, Belgravia, for the launch party of their new album, ‘Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’. Among the guests was American photographer Linda Eastman.
Stop worrying ! Help! is on the way !
Posters of the second film starring The Beatles. Directed by Richard Lester and featuring Leo McKern, Eleanor Bron, Victor Spinetti, John Bluthal, Roy Kinnear and Patrick Cargill.