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“Beatles vs. Stones”: What fueled rock’s greatest rivalry
- Thursday, September 26, 2013

France honors Beatles drummer Ringo Starr
- Thursday, September 26, 2013

John Lennon’s 1980 Trip to Bermuda to Be Chronicled
in New App Benefiting WhyHunger Charity

- Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Singer Jackie Lomax dies in England at 69
- Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Pete Martin: Fixing a hole in Beatles history
- Tuesday, September 24, 2013

New - Album Artwork Revealed And Deluxe Tracklisting
- Tuesday, September 24, 2013

DHANI HARRISON SINGLE
- Monday, September 23, 2013

Two schoolgirls record message for The Beatles..
and get a reply from Macca 50 years later
- Sunday, September 22, 2013

Death of John Lennon's mother at hands of policeman
hardened his anti-establishment views, new book claims

- Sunday, September 22, 2013

Paul McCartney: Only WE Know What Happened
In The Beatles

- Saturday, September 21, 2013

McCartney to play for 6 Music
- Saturday, September 21, 2013

Book Review: ‘Rubber Soul’ by Greg Kihn
- Friday, September 20, 2013

Elvis ring, George Harrison banjo,
Tiffany Civil War flag to lead Ahlers & Ogletree Oct. 6 auction

- Friday, September 20, 2013

Take a tour of Abbey Road Studios
- Thursday, September 19, 2013

Carrie Underwood to perform at Emmys tribute
to The Beatles
- Thursday, September 19, 2013

Paul McCartney sets sights on Candlestick's last bow
- Wednesday, September 18, 2013

BBC Radio 4 to create documentary on Lennon and Bermuda
- Wednesday, September 18, 2013



Timberlake and McCartney for free? Jimmy Kimmel can hook you up
- Wednesday, September 18, 2013

The production crew of "Jimmy Kimmel Live"is planning to shut down part of Hollywood Boulevard for two nights next week, but before you get too up in arms about the traffic inconvenience, know that they have a really good reason to do it.

How do free concerts by Justin Timberlake and Paul McCartney sound? Kimmel's show will close down a quarter-mile stretch of Hollywood Boulevard from Highland Avenue to Sycamore Avenue outside the studio where the late night show is taped on Monday, Sept. 23, and Tuesday, Sept. 24. But the closure isn't part of some private Hollywood shindig (that'll be the  Oscars early next year). Instead, the street closure is in anticipation of the crowds who plan to show up for the free concerts put on by two of the biggest names in music.


Read More at Beatles Radio >>>

 
 

McCartney returns to 'boring' EMI
- Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Sir Paul McCartney's new album will see him return to an EMI record label - six years after he left the company and branded it "boring". The musician will issue his next release, called New, next month and it has emerged today that it will come out through Virgin EMI in the UK.


Read More at Beatles Radio >>>

 
 
 

Yoko Ono: John Lennon Would Have Loved Twitter
- Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Yoko Ono is 80 years old, but on Sunday night, she was just a rockstar sashaying her way around the stage at Bowery Ballroom, one of New York's smaller yet still venerable concert venues.

Read More at Beatles Radio

 

Creepy Beatles top 10 for Friday the 13th
- Monday, September 16, 2013

It's Friday the 13th so to mark the occasion we asked people who follow the Echo's twitter account to give The Beatles songs a spooky makeover - with brilliant results.

Read More at Beatles Radio


Photo Flashback: Beatles Ordered Off Stage in Cleveland in 1964
- Monday, September 16, 2013

The Cleveland Public Hall just couldn’t stand the heat of Beatlemania. Above is a photo of Carl Bear (great name by the way) of the Cleveland police ordering the Beatles to leave the stage.

Read More at Beatles Radio

 
 

Record of the Week

The Beatles’ Long Tall Sally

Gets heavy play this week!

The Beatles’ Long Tall Sally Fun Facts

The Beatles' Long Tall Sally is The Beatles' final album to be released exclusively in Canada. It was a mono release on the Capitol Records label.

Release date: May 11, 1964
Artist: The Beatles
Label: Capitol Records

1 I Want to Hold Your Hand    
2 I Saw Her Standing There
3 You Really Got a Hold on Me    
4 Devil in Her Heart
5 Roll Over Beethoven    
6 Misery    
7 Long Tall Sally    
8 I Call Your Name    
9 Please Mister Postman    
10 This Boy    
11 I’ll Get You    
12 You Can’t Do That  



Fictionalised Beatles

  • Birth of The Beatles (1979), focusing on period from ca. 1957 at art college through Hamburg days to first number one
  • Beatlemania (1981), a poorly-received movie version of the Broadway show of the same name
  • Backbeat (1994), the Stuart Sutcliffe story
  • The Hours and Times (1991), speculation about the weekend Brian Epstein and John Lennon spent together in Barcelona in 1963
  • The Linda McCartney Story (1999), A TV film covering the relationship between Paul McCartney and Linda Eastman.
  • Two of Us (2000), covering a mid-1970s meeting between Paul McCartney and John Lennon
  • In His Life: The John Lennon Story (2000), focusing on period from 1957 to 1964.
  • Nowhere Boy (2009), a John Lennon biopic, focusing on his teens
  • Lennon Naked (2010), a TV movie based on the life of Lennon from 1967 to 1971 starring Christopher Eccleston as John Lennon


 

 Paul McCartney Quote of the week

"If slaughterhouses had glass walls, everyone would be a vegetarian."

Paul McCartney


   
 

 The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today :

The Beatles 50 Years Ago Today : Monday, September 16, to Monday, September 30 1963

The Beatles are on VACATION!







 

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Wood

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Martin

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swartz

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Pineda

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Young

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Johnson

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De la Garza

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Smith

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Gilbert

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walsh

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Paunero

from

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thornton

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  Last weeks poll question: 

Another Set of Beatles’ BBC Recordings Is On the Way Nov 11th 2013.
Will you buy the Album?


Don't Pass Me By - 72.5%
No Reply  - 15.0%
Don't Bother Me - 12.5%


BeatlesRadio Opinion Poll Questions
please check it out Beatles Radio Poll Results.

This Week’s Poll: Yoko Ono: John Lennon Would Have Loved Twitter.
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This weeks Beatle Brain Busters:

Jackie Lomax worked with The Beatles. What did he do?

 
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