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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.

“George Harrison: Living in the Material World”, directed by Martin Scorsese, airs on HBO

“George Harrison: Living in the Material World”, directed by Martin Scorsese, airs on HBO

Bruce Spizer answered the questions about George in this May 10, 2011 interview by Sharon Abella.

Apple’s American Debut – The Original 1968 Press Kit

Apple’s American Debut – The Original 1968 Press Kit

On August 22, 1968, Apple Records’ Los Angeles office mailed press kits containing the label’s first four releases. Relive the excitement felt by DJs receiving “Hey Jude” and Mary Hopkin’s “Those Were The Days” along with photos and notes on each recording artist.

Paul McCartney Admits Beatles Planned Death Hoax

Paul McCartney Admits Beatles Planned Death Hoax

Bruce tells how and why the Beatles maticulously planted clues of Paul’s death in their songs and album covers beginning in the summer of 1966, with quotes from Paul and Beatles press agent Tony Barrow.