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A new word from their police escort, Sgt. Buddy Dresner

A new word from their police escort, Sgt. Buddy Dresner

John later incorporated a word learned from their police escort into a song.

BEATLES CONNECTION TO TRAGIC AIR PLANE CRASH

Thirty years ago, on July 9, 1982, Pan Am Flight 759 crashed shortly after takeoff in New Orleans, killing all 145 on board and eight people on the ground. Read about the Beatles connection to this tragedy.

What comedians did the Beatles see in Miami Beach?

What comedians did the Beatles see in Miami Beach?

During their stay at the Deauville Hotel in Miami Beach, the Beatles saw two comedians at the hotel’s night clubs.

Song performed for Decca audition and “Get Back” rehearsal sessions

Song performed for Decca audition and “Get Back” rehearsal sessions

Decca audition and Get Back Rehearsal Sessions – and their connection to Miami Beach

SEASON PREMIERE OF HISTORY DETECTIVES TO HAVE BEATLES SEGMENT

SEASON PREMIERE OF HISTORY DETECTIVES TO HAVE BEATLES SEGMENT

Bruce Spizer gives PBS’ History Detectives a tour of the Deauville Hotel in Miami Beach on their season opener.

50 Years Ago: Beatles First Visit to Abbey Road Studios – Continued

50 Years Ago: Beatles First Visit to Abbey Road Studios – Continued

More about the 50th anniversary of the Beatles first visit to Abbey Road Studios.

50 Years Ago: Beatles First Visit to Abbey Road Studios – More

50 Years Ago: Beatles First Visit to Abbey Road Studios – More

More about the 50th anniversary of the Beatles first visit to Abbey Road Studios.

50 Years Ago: Beatles Commercial Test at Abbey Road

50 Years Ago: Beatles Commercial Test at Abbey Road

June 6, 2012 is the 50th anniversary of the Beatles first visit to Abbey Road Studios.

Ringo and his fondness for New Orleans music

Ringo and his fondness for New Orleans music

After the group broke up, three of the Beatles recorded songs written by New Orleans songwriter/performers. Today’s question deals with Ringo and his fondness for New Orleans music.

PAUL RELEASES REMASTERED AND DELUXE EDITION OF RAM

PAUL RELEASES REMASTERED AND DELUXE EDITION OF RAM

Paul McCartney has just released the much anticipated remastered and deluxe editions of “Ram,” his second album after leaving the Beatles.

THE BEATLES & THE BOSS

THE BEATLES & THE BOSS

Like many musicians of his generation and after, Bruce Springsteen was influenced by the Beatles

2012: THE YEAR OF 50TH ANNIVERSARIES

2012: THE YEAR OF 50TH ANNIVERSARIES

This year will mark important milestone anniversaries for the Beatles.

DOCUMENTARY ON BEATLES 1st U.S. CONCERT DEBUTS THIS MONTH

DOCUMENTARY ON BEATLES 1st U.S. CONCERT DEBUTS THIS MONTH

What song was performed at the Beatles first U.S. concert at the Washington Coliseum prior to the group recording the song for proper EMI release?

THE DICK CLARK BEATLES CONNECTION

THE DICK CLARK BEATLES CONNECTION

Dick Clark was the co-founder and initial 50% owner of a record label that later released singles by the Beatles.

The Taxman Commeth

The Taxman Commeth

The tax rate during the sixties was quite high. No wonder George Harrison wrote a song about it, which gets quite a bit of airplay in the United States every April 15.

First news broadcasts of the Beatles in America

First news broadcasts of the Beatles in America

Which American networks ran Beatles stories in 1963?

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

Beatles songs that held the top 5 Billboard Hot 100 spots?

Beatles songs that held the top 5 Billboard Hot 100 spots?

In early April 1964, the Beatles dominated the Billboard Hot 100 record chart in a way that will almost certainly never be equaled.

Songs recorded by Peter & Gordon written by Paul?

Songs recorded by Peter & Gordon written by Paul?

What four songs recorded by Peter & Gordon were written by Paul McCartney and what was the songwriting credit for each of these songs?

John and Pete’s first bands?

John and Pete’s first bands?

What were the names of John Lennon’s first band and Pete Best’s first band?