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Probe into Merseytravel's £1.7m Beatles black hole - Friday, October 04, 2013

An investigation is under way into why £2m of Merseyside taxpayers’ money was spent on Beatles memorabilia that turned out to be worth only £300,000.

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Paul McCartney hopes to duet with Radiohead star Thom Yorke, Bob Dylan - Friday, October 04, 2013

Sir Paul McCartney has revealed that he has been urged to collaborate with Thom Yorke. The music icon's daughter Stella McCartney is said to have advised him to work with the Radiohead frontman, but he is concerned that he may refuse the offer.

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Baby, you can drive his car: Ringo Starr's ultra-rare French touring car that was the world's fastest four-seater set to sell for £350,000 - Friday, October 04, 2013

Ringo Starr's ultra-rare French touring car - once dubbed 'the world's fastest four-seater' - is set to sell for a staggering £350,000.

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34th Annual John Lennon Birthday Party continues at Enoch’s in Monroe, LA - Friday, October 04, 2013

The 34th Annual John Lennon Birthday Party at Enoch’s Pub is recognized as the longest-running Lennon birthday party in the United States and continues the celebration again this year.

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Paul McCartney fans in New York & LA will hear his "New " Album a week early - Thursday, October 03, 2013
Paul McCartney fans in New York and Los Angeles will get to hear his new album, New, a little more than a week before it’s released.
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It’s Beatles for sale as treasures go for £5,020 - Thursday, October 03, 2013

It was 50 years ago today... give or take six months or so. A concert programme signed by all four Beatles at their first Sheffield show has been uncovered – selling at auction for £4,200. The programme for one of two City Hall gigs on Saturday March 16, 1963 wasn’t even in mint condition.

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John Lennon Slept In This Hollywood Hills Home (PHOTOS) - Thursday, October 03, 2013

While this isn't one of the places where the late-music icon John Lennon and wife Yoko Ono staged one of their famous bed-ins for peace or posed naked for the cover of their 1968 album "Unfinished Music No 1: Two Virgins," we can think of no finer name-dropping, stop-the-dinner-conversation point than being able to say "Lennon used to live in this house."

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Drums Ringo Starr Played at Beatles' Shea Stadium Shows on Display at NYC Bloomingdale's Store - Wednesday, October 02, 2013

A drum kit featuring various drums that Ringo Starr used when The Beatles played their historic Shea Stadium concerts in 1965 and 1966 currently is on display for a limited time at the Bloomingdale’s flagship store on 59th St. in New York City.  The kit includes the bass drum Starr played at his old band’s August 15, 1965, show at the now-demolished ballpark, as well as the floor and rack toms he used at the August 23, 1966, concert at the stadium.

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Paul McCartney to Answer 'New' Questions on Twitter - Wednesday, October 02, 2013

Paul McCartney will answer questions from fans Thursday in his first-ever Twitter Q&A to celebrate the launch of his upcoming album New. Where Does Paul McCartney Rank on Our 100 Greatest Singers List?

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New John Lennon Biography to be Released for Beatles 50th Anniversary - Tuesday, October 01, 2013

Beatles expert and author Jude Southerland Kessler has announced that the upcoming release of her third book has been delayed to coincide with Beatles anniversary. The much anticipated third book She Loves You, in the highly acclaimed John Lennon Series, which was due to be released on October 9, 2013 has been pushed back by its author Jude Southerland Kessler.  The new release date will be February 7, 2014 when the book will make its formal debut at the Beatles Conference in Altoona, Pa.

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