Latest Beatles News - Page 2


The Beatles' First Manager Allan Williams Dead At 86

Williams, the original owner of Liverpool's Jacaranda Club, died on Friday (30Dec16). He helped the Fab Four land gigs in the U.K. and Germany in the early 1960s, and drove the Beatles...

German Musician Knut Kiesewetter Dead At 75

The musician, who performed alongside The Beatles at the Indra Club in Hamburg in 1960, passed away on Wednesday (28Dec16), his pastor Ralf-Thomas Knippenberg confirmed to German broadcaster Deutsche Welle. Born in 1941 in...

Michael Jackson Was Family Bank

Michael Jackson's family used him as a ''bank'', his former personal doctor has claimed.The late King of Pop reportedly had debts of between $400 and $500 million before he died in June 2009 and Dr....

French Fan To Auction 15,000 Items Of The Beatles Memorabilia

Beatles fan Jacques Volcouve is selling 15,000 items of memorabilia, including records, signed books, posters, autographs and figurines, in order to pay for his retirement.In an interview with British newspaper The Observer, Volcouve said that...

Sir Paul Mccartney To Reissue Flowers In The Dirt Album

Sir Paul McCartney is to reissue his 1989 album 'Flowers in the Dirt'.The former Beatles star has announced he will be releasing a remastered version of his eighth solo studio album on March 24, which...

Vaults Haven't Met Buster The Boxer

Vaults haven't met Buster the Boxer from the John Lewis Christmas advert.The electronic pop trio - comprised of Blythe Pepino, Barney Freeman and Ben Vella - have put their own spin on Randy Crawford's 1980...

John Lennon Fans Offered Two Events To Remember Slain Beatles Star In Los Angeles

The Lennon Report, a docu-drama chronicling the day Lennon died in New York, will premiere at The Crest theatre hours after the late Brit is saluted as part of a tribute and memorial...

The Beatles Top Rarest Records List

A copy of the group's self-titled album, commonly known as the White Album and owned by drummer Ringo Starr, tops LoveAntiques.com's round-up of the rarest. The album sold at auction for over...

Dennis Hopper's Rare Record Collection Up For Sale

The 110 LPs feature records from artists including the Beatles, Simon & Garfunkel, and the late Leonard Cohen. It also includes rare recordings, including a 1970 version of Blue Suede Shoes, which...

The Beatles' Eleanor Rigby Inspired By Psycho Soundtrack

After initially sneering at the idea of adding strings to Yesterday, because he wasn't a fan of classical music, Paul MCCartney actually suggested an orchestration for Eleanor Rigby to Fab Four producer George...

John Lennon's Angry Letter To Paul Mccartney Is Up For Sale

The type-written 1971 letter, which proves the two Beatles weren't always best friends, is available at an upcoming RR Auction in Boston, Massachusetts. In it, Lennon bashes MCCartney and his then-wife Linda...

Justin Bieber Plays Impromptu Piano Gig In Toronto Pub

The Canadian singer visited the city's Fifth Pubhouse to grab a few drinks, and decided he would perform there. The 22-year-old musician, who won three MTV Europe Music Awards (EMAs) on Sunday...

Paul Mccartney Almost Quit The Beatles Because Of Stage Fright

Sir Paul McCartney almost ended his career with The Beatles because of stage fright.The 74-year-old rocker has revealed in the early days of his career he would be ''physically sick'' before going stage and at...

Stage Fright Nearly Ended Paul Mccartney's Career

The 74-year-old singer is one of the biggest stars in the world thanks to his career with The Beatles, Wings and as a solo artist. However, in a Q&A session with fans on his website...

Elvis Presley Is Most Successful Solo Artist In UK

Elvis Presley is the most successful solo artist of all time in the UK.The late King of Rock 'n' Roll - who tragically died in 1977 - has knocked Madonna off the hot spot after...

Ozzy Osbourne Wants Beatles Song At Funeral

Ozzy Osbourne wants The Beatles' 'A Day in the Life' to be played at his funeral.The 67-year-old 'Paranoid' hitmaker hopes he will have a few more years to decide which tune sounds out of the...

Liam Gallagher 'Chucked Popcorn' At Noel's Face Watching Supersonic

Liam Gallagher chucked popcorn at Noel Gallagher's face whenever he appeared onscreen in 'Supersonic'.The 44-year-old singer was so irritated at seeing his 49-year-old sibling when he watched their new Oasis documentary that he ''heckled'' him...

Liam Gallagher: Noel's Not Only Talented Member Of Oasis

Liam Gallagher says the biggest myth about Oasis is that his brother Noel Gallagher has more talent than him.The 44-year-old singer and his 49-year-old sibling have gone their separate ways since their group disbanded in...

Zayn Malik's Album Nightmare

Zayn Malik recorded nearly 50 songs for his debut solo album.The 'Pillowtalk' hitmaker admits it was a ''nightmare'' to whittle down the number of tracks to just 18 for his LP 'Mind of Mine' but...

Johnny Marr Felt Like Yoko Ono

Johnny Marr has compared himself to Yoko Ono.The legendary guitarist thinks John Lennon's widow - who was widely blamed for splitting up The Beatles - is the only person to have reached the level of...

Chuck Berry Announces First New Album Since 1979

Chuck Berry is releasing his first new studio album for 38 years.The music legend turned 90 on Tuesday (18.10.16) and to mark the milestone birthday he's announced his 18th LP 'Chuck' is being released in...

Beatles Come To Life In New Yellow Submarine Lego Kit

A new 550-plus piece Lego Ideas kit, available from the beginning of November (16), will offer fans of the Fab Four and the group's mind bending animated movie the chance to build their...

John Lennon's Life Gets Comic Book Treatment

The work, titled Lennon, will follow the Liverpool-born musician's life story from childhood to worldwide fame with The Beatles. It will also explore his solo career and marriage to artist Yoko Ono.IDW Publishing unveiled the...

Paul Mccartney's Studio Nerves Are All Over Love Me Do

The track was the first the Fab Four recorded with music mogul George Martin, and MCCartney admits he was initially scared of the tough-talking record producer after he made changes to the way...

Paul Mccartney Blasts Through Desert Trip Curfew With Tributes And Stunning Hits Set

The former Beatle's two-and-half-hour set stretched into Sunday morning (09Oct16) after a delayed start but it was a magical night, which began with a stunning two-hour set from Neil Young. The Canadian...

Howard Stern Gathers Stars For Beatles' Revolver Tribute

A number of acts have recorded their own versions of tracks on the iconic 1966 album, which will air on a special episode of Stern's Sirius/XM radio show on 7 October (16)....

Garth Brooks Becomes First Artist To Land Seven Diamond Awards For Record Sales

RIAA officials hand out Diamond Awards to artists who sell 10 million records. Brooks has now managed this feat seven times, and he now has one more album certified diamond than the...

Paul Mccartney Proud Of The Beatles Anti-segregation Contract

During a 1964 American tour the legendary group were scheduled to play the Gator Bowl Stadium (now EverBank Field) in Jacksonville, Florida. After the booking of the concert, bandmembers Paul MCCartney, John...

Ed Sheeran 'Gutted' After Tribute Is Cut From Beatles Film

The British musician is a devoted fan of the legendary rockers and has grown friendly with Beatles star Paul MCCartney in recent years. As a result he jumped at the chance to...

The Beatles Helped Break Down Racial Segregation By Refusing To Perform

The world's most successful pop group The Beatles is re-visited in Ron Howard's comprehensive documentary 'The Beatles: Eight Days a Week', released today. They were a band that had a massive impact on the pop...

Beatles

Beatles Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Music Press Quotes RSS
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Artists
Actors
    Filmmakers
      Artists
      Bands
        Musicians
          Artists
          Celebrities
             
              Artists
              Interviews
                musicians & bands in the news
                  actors & filmmakers in the news
                    celebrities in the news

                      Go Back in Time using our News archive to see what happened on a particular day in the past.