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Mike Wallace’s Beatles Connection

Mike Wallace’s Beatles Connection

Like the rest of America, Mike Wallace had no memory of the story on the Beatles

And That’s the Way It Was: The Story Behind The Beatles on Ed Sullivan

And That’s the Way It Was: The Story Behind The Beatles on Ed Sullivan

Bruce details the fascinating story behind Ed Sullivan’s decision to book the Beatles for his prime time variety show at a time when the group was virtually unknown in America and what caused Beatlesmania to explode in America leading to a TV audience of 73 million.