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The Beatles left Liverpool for Hamburg in August of 1960. By the end of the 39 weeks they played there on four trips from 1960 to December 1962, Beatles biographer Mark Lewisohn estimates, the band played about 1,110 hours.
British Prime Minister David Cameron hastily assembled a meeting of his top national security advisers in the early hours of Sunday morning to discuss what can be done. He also knows that the executioner has already killed two citizens of his country's closest ally and he knows that the executioner holds at least two other American citizens.
Billy J. Kramer did. But not a true misstep that would take him into the abyss of rock 'n' roll one-hit-wonder shame .
When The Beatles became a worldwide sensation in the 1960s, one would assume that they would only dine at the most expensive and luxurious restaurants. But on their 1965 American tour, they made an exception.
The West End Museum in Boston is featuring a " Beatles Invade Boston: 50th Anniversary Celebration" the weekend of Sept. 12-14 in honor of The Beatles first Boston concert at the Boston Garden.
Ringo Starr, Barbara Bach, John Varvatos and Joyce Varvatos attend the John Varvatos store launch, pictured by the JV Routemaster Bus outside the brand's first European store in London on September 3, 2014 in London, England. Amazon.ca in Canada has some bargains with the upcoming Beatles box sets, we discovered.
In one sense, Tuesday's release of the complete mono catalog of the Beatles on vinyl LPs is the most technologically ambitious attempt yet to take what is arguably the most significant body of recorded music in the pop era and do ... absolutely nothing. 'This is a lot different than many other projects,' said Steve Berkowitz, the lead producing engineer on the 14-LP 'The Beatles in Mono' set.
One Direction, the world's biggest boy band, will take over the Sun Bowl on Friday for a concert stop on the group's "Where We Are 2014" United States stadium tour. Members are, from left, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Louis Tomlinson, Harry Styles and Niall Horan.
When it comes to the granddaddy of all tribute bands the first name that comes to mind is The Fab Four - The Ultimate Tribute! Others may argue the Broadway show "BEATLEMANIA" should be noted as the granddaddy of Beatles tributes, but that show was a Broadway stage production. The Fab Four is an entirely different experience.
On a chilly April morning, WLTV is on location in Merseyside to watch the filming of ITV's eagerly awaited mini-series about Liverpool's favourite daughter Dozens of hip young things scream their heads off as The Beatles take to the stage alongside a familiar female singer with striking red hair... This is Liverpool's famous Cavern Club - Ground Zero for the 1960s Merseybeat music scene, where so many legendary bands - such as the Fab Four, The Hollies and The Searchers - played their early gigs. Balanced on a grand piano is the sheet music for Anyone Who Had A Heart, a Burt Bacharach composition, soon to be covered by the same flame-haired Scouse songbird who performed earlier... Miss Cilla Black.
Broadway in Austin will kick off the new 2014/15 Broadway Musical season by bringing the award-winning hit Disney's Beauty and the Beast to Bass Concert Hall October 7-12, 2014. Texas Performing Arts commenced this season with a concert by Jason Mraz and Raining Jane earlier this week and the eight upcoming Broadway musical performances are truly outstanding, Broadway in Austin will also present Dirty Dancing, Anything Goes, Mamma Mia!, Rain: A Tribute to the Beatles, Once, Jersey Boys, and Annie.
Tuesday night , New Orleans will celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' 1964 concert at City Park Stadium with a re-creation of the event starring The Fab Four. Let's hope the tribute band doesn't stimulate audience reaction similar to what happened during the original concert.
The Fab Four commemorates the 50th anniversary of Beatlemania and the British Invasion, and with uncanny, note-for-note live renditions of the Beatles' classics, The Fab Four will have the audience thinking they are back in time rockin' with John, Paul, George and Ringo. Hear record-perfect live performances of such classics as "Can't Buy Me Love," "Yesterday," "A Day In The Life," "Twist And Shout," "Here Comes The Sun," "Hey Jude," "Penny Lane," as well as John Lennon's "Imagine."
A new film with a Beatle-related title opens this week, but don't get excited. According to the New York Post , there isn't much of a Beatles connection to "The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby" other than the title character.
Around the world for A 1MILLION: The outrageous eighty-four day trip featuring TWELVE countries and FIVE continents Making the fur fly! Taiwanese Hello Kitty plane makes its Paris debut in honour of the cute cartoon character's 40th birthday Honolulu tells homeless to beat it: Hawaiian city bans sitting and lying down on sidewalks in Waikiki to drive rough sleepers out of tourist hubs Nine passengers and one crew member left needing hospital treatment after Virgin pilots hit turbulence while changing course to AVOID bad weather Cruising the high seas! Vessels seized from drugs smugglers in Honduras are being converted into tourist boats on the Gulf of Fonseca Paris police commissioner slapped in the face while trying to stop French capital's notorious 'bracelet scammers' from targeting tourists Extreme Thaipusam festival sees devout Hindus pierce their cheeks with spears and carry ... (more)
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 03:18 am
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