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  1. Tributes to The Beatles PR guru from MorecambeRead the original story

    Monday May 23 | Lancaster Guardian

    ... press officer from 1962 to 1968, a sleeve note writer at Decca records who was hired by Beatles impresario Brian Epstein. He was there when The Beatles met Elvis Presley at Bel Air, in August 1965 and managed the fall-out from the John Lennon quote ...

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  2. Liverpool's Mersey Beatles do Fab Four's hometown proudRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2016 | Examiner.com

    Donna Jackson, Beatles Examiner's Liverpool correspondent, said Saturday that Liverpool's Mersey Beatles returned to the city's Epstein Theatre yesterday after its sold out tour of the United States and proved again why Julia Baird, John Lennon's half-sister, calls them the best tribute band that she's heard. "From the opening notes of 'I Want To Hold Your Hand' to the last triumphant note of 'Hey Jude,' the Mersey Beatles owned the stage of the Epstein Theatre, named in honor of the Beatles manager Brian Epstein," Jackson said.

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  3. Nationally touring Beatles tribute musical at Sondheim WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | The Fairfield Ledger

    "In My Life - A Musical Theatre Tribute to the Beatles" is the nationally touring musical biography of the Beatles through the eyes of manager Brian Epstein, featuring the live music of renowned tribute band, Abbey Road. The show is widely considered by industry insiders to be the most unique Beatles show in decades.

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  4. Mark Lewisohn's interview with Conan O'Brien is a must seeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Examiner.com

    ... a huge Beatles, fan, is not only illuminating but enlightening. For example, the two get into a discussion of Brian Epstein with O'Brien saying, "He's the only one who sees them in '62 and says they're going to be the biggest thing ever." "He was a ...

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  5. Eastside Heartbeats Breathes New Life into Chicano SoulRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Messenger

    ... first Mexican-American groups to have a national hit record, 'Land of a Thousand Dances,' and were hired by Brian Epstein to be the opening act on The Beatles' second American tour. Eastside Heartbeats tells the story of a Mexican-American family ...

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  6. Early Beatles publicist Tony Barrow dies at 80; coined 'Fab Four' phraseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Los Angeles Times

    ... column for the Liverpool Echo newspaper. He was recruited for a job as the Beatles' press officer by manager Brian Epstein in 1962, the year the group signed a record deal with Parlophone. Barrow wrote the news release for their debut single, "Love ...

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  7. Tony Barrow dies; Beatles publicist coined 'Fab Four' phraseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... column for the Liverpool Echo newspaper. He was recruited for a job as the Beatles' press officer by manager Brian Epstein in 1962, the year they signed a record deal with Parlophone. Barrow wrote the press release for their debut single, "Love Me ...

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  8. Beatles Publicist Tony Barrow Dies At 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | Outlook

    ... column for the Liverpool Echo newspaper. He was recruited for a job as the Beatles' press officer by manager Brian Epstein in 1962, the year they signed a record deal with Parlophone. Barrow wrote the press release for their debut single, "Love Me ...

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  9. Beatles Publicist, 'Fab Four' Creator Tony Barrow Dead at 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | RollingStone

    ... a writer when he was 17, reviewing albums under the pen name 'Disker' in The Liverpool Echo. In December 1961, Brian Epstein reached out and asked Barrow to mention his burgeoning group the Beatles in his column "Off the Record." Barrow declined ...

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  10. Beatles Press Officer Tony Barrow Dead At 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | ContactMusic.com

    The 80-year-old, who represented the band between 1962 and 1968, died on Saturday at his home in Morecambe, England. He was hired by the Beatles ' manager Brian Epstein to handle the band's swelling media appeal, but he had a tempestuous relationship with the svengali, who regularly fired Barrow only to rehire him hours later.

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  11. Tony Barrow, Beatles Publicist Who Coined the Term 'Fab Four,' Dies at 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 15 | Billboard

    ... notes for the label and contributing record reviews to the Liverpool Echo . In the early '60s, Beatles manager Brian Epstein approached Barrow to help lift the profile of the then-unsigned band. And with Barrow's help, the band scored an audition ...

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  12. Beatles' former press officer Tony Barrow dead at 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 15 | Metal Hammer

    ... working with Decca in the early 60s and was later brought into the Beatles' inner circle by their manager Brian Epstein. While there, Barrow also worked with artists including Cilla Black and Gerry & The Pacemakers. Following Epstein's death in ...

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  13. Legendary Beatles PR man who coined phrase Fab Four dies aged 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 15 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... their first American tour, London, England, July 2, 1964 He was subsequently recruited by Beatles manager Brian Epstein, and as well as working with the Fab Four as he dubbed them, promoted artists including Cilla Black and Gerry the Pacemakers. ...

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  14. 'Eastside Heartbeats': New musical inspired by Latino band that opened for the Beatles in '65Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | Los Angeles Times

    ... It proved irresistible. Cannibal & the Headhunters performed on "American Bandstand," and Paul McCartney told Brian Epstein to get the "Na na na" boys for the Beatles' second American tour. So four Latino teenagers found themselves opening for the ...

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  15. Steven Spielberg DP Janusz Kaminski To Direct Jerzy Kosinski Biopic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | Deadline

    ... roke that Sing Street director John Carney is circling that project. Permut is also developing Beatles manager Brian Epstein biopic A Life in the Day with Simon Cowell and IM Global.

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  16. Rick And Johns ANGRY Slice Of LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | CBS Local

    ... 'Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band', at a press conference held at the west London home of their manager Brian Epstein. The LP is released on June 1st. (Photo by John Pratt/Keystone/Getty Images) Things got heated with today's Slice of Life when ...

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  17. in My Life - a Musical Theatre Tribute to the Beatles Set for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 10 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of humors and cheeky banter. As one watches The Beatles progress throughout that decade, the band's manager Brian Epstein (Murphy Martin) makes his presence known throughout the musical, narrating his side of the story starting from his discovery of ...

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  18. New book travels back in time to the Beatles before they were famousRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | Examiner.com

    ... Ten where the band performs with Tony Sheridan. The third on Nov. 11, 1962, finds the Beatles, now managed by Brian Epstein, at the Star-Club after the death of Sutcliffe and with new drummer Ringo Starr. On this night, they are opening for Little ...

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  19. Sotheby's to offer three works by L.S. Lowry from the collection of the late Cilla BlackRead the original story

    Saturday May 7 | Art Daily

    ... swinging sixties, and later an icon of British TV entertainment, Cilla rose to stardom as a singer managed by Brian Epstein, with songs written for her by close friends Paul McCartney and John Lennon. Decades on, she continued to delight millions ...

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  20. Three Lowry paintings owned by Cilla Black to go under the hammerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Sunday Herald

    ... Liverpool. Black's sons Ben, Robert and Jack Willis said their mother was introduced to Lowry by her manager Brian Epstein. They said: "Mum and dad bought art that they loved and that they could relate to, and since L.S. Lowry painted the world that ...

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