50 Years Ago: Beatles Top Mersey Beat Poll Again
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For the second year in a row, the Beatles were at the top of the Mersey Beat popularity poll.

50 Years Ago: A Rare Beatles Stage Show Flop
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The Beatles passed on their usual Cavern Club Sunday night show to appear on a multi-artist bill at the Embassy Cinema.

50 Years Ago: The Beatles Record their Second Single
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Please Please Me is an exciting rocker propelled by superb drumming from Ringo.

50 Years Ago: Another full week of concert appearances for the Beatles
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The third full week of November 1962 was another full week of concert appearances for the Beatles.

Beatles and Beach Boys 50th Anniversaries
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While the Beatles were at Hamburg’s Star-Club, the Beach Boys were on a Surfin’ Safari

50 years ago: The Beatles and James Bond
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The first James Bond film made its world-wide premier in London on October 5, 1962, the same day that the first Beatles single, “Love Me Do,” was released!

50 Years Ago: Beatles leave for Hamburg
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Today’s trivia is related to the Beatles October 1962 appearance at the Star-Club and their friendship with the organist in Little Richard’s band.

50 Years Ago: Beatles played at Queen’s Hall
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This week’s trivia questions cover this fabulous week for the Beatles.

50 Years Ago: The Beatles First Television Appearance
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The Beatles first television appearance was on October 17, 1962.

Happy Birthday John
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On October 9, 1962, John Lennon celebrated his 22nd birthday.

50 Years Ago: EMI Releases First Beatles Single
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October 5th, is an important day for faithful followers of THE BEATLES – EMI released the Beatles first single, Love Me Do c/w P.S. I Love You in 1962.

50 Years Ago: EMI Prepares for Release of First Beatles Single
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In mid-September 1962, EMI scheduled the release of the Beatles first single for October 5.

Happy Birthday Brian
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September 19 is Brian Epstein’s birthday.

50 Years Ago: The Beatles 2nd Recording Session for their 1st Single
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On September 11, 1962, the Beatles returned to EMI’s Abbey Road studios to re-record their first single.

50 Years Ago: Beatles First Proper Recording Session
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On September 4, 1962, the Beatles entered EMI Studios at Abbey Road for the group’s first proper recording session.

The Beatles first U.S. concert appearance
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Once upon a time rock concert tickets were affordable to all fans

There may have been no British Invasion had the Beatles been on Decca
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It’s a good thing they failed the Decca audition. Had they passed, they would have been produced by Mike Smith.

FEST FOR BEATLES FANS COLLIDES WITH CHICAGO COMIC CON
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This weekend’s Fest for Beatles Fans in Chicago was a true blast from the past.

Beatle connection to the Super Bowl
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Beatle connection to the Super Bowl

Beatles reference in the Johnny Rivers’ song “Summer Rain”
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July and August in New Orleans are known for their summer rain, which reminds me of the Johnny Rivers song “Summer Rain.”

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