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Song Facts: The Beatles — "I've Got A Feeling" - Thursday, May 09, 2013

The powerful and bluesy "I've Got A Feeling," which John Lennon jokingly called "I've Got A Fever," is a true Lennon/McCartney composition. It blends — via alternation and superimposition — two incomplete songs, one by Paul McCartney, one by Lennon.

Both happened to have been written around the same period and based on the same two-chord motif built around a first-position A chord......

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Letters to the Editor: Concert ticket sales unfair, corporate taxes, partners in affairs - Thursday, May 09, 2013

Hey Hey, ticket sales unfair

Being a 49-year Beatles and Paul McCartney fan, I was thrilled when McCartney announced his show is coming to Orlando.

Being a member of PaulMcCartney.com, I was allowed access to the pre-sale. I was sitting at the computer, after making sure all my site information was updated and accurate, ready to go before 9 a.m.

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Beatles Concert Show ‘Let It Be’ Coming to Broadway - Wednesday, May 08, 2013

For a group that split up more than four decades ago and never reunited, the Beatles are certainly finding plenty of opportunities to appear on Broadway. “Let It Be,” a popular British concert show based around the band’s music, will make its mop-topped way from the West End to Broadway this summer, press representatives for the production said on Wednesday.

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My love for music - Wednesday, May 08, 2013

With The Beatles, one common theme is love. And in their immortal words, love is all you need

I love music. I play music. And now as I'm writing my first piece about music, it is only appropriate that it begins with the words I started with.

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Paul McCartney: Beatle Swarmed By Grasshoppers - Wednesday, May 08, 2013

Paul McCartney has swapped Beatles for grasshoppers - after a stage invasion by a swarm of the creatures.

The star managed to complete his performance despite being buzzed by a cloud of the insects as he played on stage in Brazil. Animal-lover McCartney carried on for almost three hours in Goiania.

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Out There news: McCartney's late arrival delays Beatle's second show of tour - Tuesday, May 07, 2013

Paul McCartney went against his tradition of making at least minor changes to the setlist for his second show at Goiânia, Brazil Monday. After the many changes of the first Out There! show in Bel Horizonte on Saturday, fans couldn't wait to see what he'd do for the next show.

And all the anticipation probably gave way to a little disappointment because, as a McCartney spokesman confirmed.

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Rare Beatles Guitar Expected To Fetch £150k At London Auction - Tuesday, May 07, 2013

A rare guitar played by Beatles pair John Lennon and George Harrison worth about £150,000 will go on display in London this week.

The Beatles VOX guitar, a custom prototype made in 1966 and later given to "Magic Alex" Mardas, a friend of the band, will be unveiled at The Stafford London hotel in St. James's Palace.

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Andrew Loog Oldham calls for street to be named after Beatles manager Brian Epstein - Tuesday, May 07, 2013

Former Rolling Stones Manager Andrew Loog Oldham has called for a street in Liverpool to be named after Brian Epstein, the impresario who guided The Beatles to the top of the charts and international fame.

Brian gave Andrew, who has just released his new book Stone Free, his first break into the world of showbiz when he hired him as an assistant to help handle his growing team of pop talent.

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Exclusive: Wolfgang's Vault to roll out rare solo Beatles concert tapes - Monday, May 06, 2013

Wolfgang's Vault, which has amassed a huge collection of vintage live shows in its Concert Vault section by a wide assortment of artists, will start digging into its archives and post more concerts by the solo Beatles, the Vault's CEO Bill Sagan told us in a face-to-face interview.

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Here comes the sister - Monday, May 06, 2013

Beatles guitarist George Harrison’s elder sister is in Holon, spreading the love, for a Beatles festival. Fifty years ago, in March 1963, a young band from Liverpool made musical history with the release of its debut album, “Please Please Me.” The Beatles became one of only two acts to sell more than a billion records (Elvis Presley was the other), and changed the face of popular music forever.

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