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  1. Stan Irwin, Producer Who Persuaded the Beatles to Play Las Vegas, Dies at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Billboard

    The Beatles celebrate the completion of their new album, 'Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band', at a press conference held at the west London home of their manager Brian Epstein on May 19, 1967. Irwin guided the careers of such celebs as Don Rickles, Buddy Hackett and Pearl Bailey .

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  2. Do You Want To Know A Secret? Billy's BackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | South Wales Argus

    ... women screaming at you that weren't screaming at you the day before." Billy is quick to credit his success to Brian Epstein who also managed the early careers of The Beatles and Cilla Black. "It was very hard coming from Liverpool, Brian had the ...

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  3. PBS NewsHour's Main Street visits ColumbusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... journalists were not from a local outlet, or even a Mississippi media group. John Larson, Tracy Wholf and Brian Epstein came here to shoot a segment for Public Broadcasting Service's NewsHour called "Main Street," which examines small-town America ...

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  4. Brian Epstein 'Statue 4 Eppy Concert' announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Music-News.com

    A star-studded concert on Saturday 28 February 2015 at Liverpool's Epstein Theatre is the latest fundraiser in the high profile Statue 4 Eppy campaign. This is latest move by organisers to both continue to raise the profile of the campaign and boost funds to create a statue in honour of legendary Beatles' manager Brian Epstein in his hometown of Liverpool.

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  5. The Beatles week ahead: In 1962, Brian Epstein signs the BeatlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Cavern Club Beatles, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, The Cavern Club, Liverpool. Information: Information: Jan. 24, 1962: Brian Epstein signs the Beatles and immediately tells them to get rid of the leather jackets for suits. Jan. 18, 1989: John Lennon is ...

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  6. Liverpool concert to raise funds for Brian Epstein statue announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Examiner.com

    A concert to raise funds for a statue honoring Beatles manager Brian Epstein will be held in Liverpool next month, the Statue4Eppy campaign announced Jan. 16 in Liverpool. The show will take place Feb. 28 at Liverpool's Epstein Theatre, which is named for the Beatles manager.

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  7. Today in Rock: January 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Examiner.com

    On this day in 1957 The Cavern Club opens in Liverpool, England. On this day in 1965 Beatles manager Brian Epstein, in Britain's Melody Maker magazine, is quoted as saying "I give The Beatles two or three years more at the top."

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  8. Long Beach-area musicians return to area in traveling Beatles showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Whittier Daily News

    There was no one closer to the Beatles during their rise to fame than Brian Epstein, who discovered the Fab Four when they were just a scruffy young band in Liverpool. Epstein is long gone and the legendary band will never play onstage again, but the songs and shows that spurred deafening teen screams and forever changed music will be live again when a touring musical comes to Downey on Jan. 16. The band and its story are resurrected in the show “In My Life: A Musical Theatre Tribute to the Beatles,” hitting the stage at the Downey Civic Theatre.

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  9. Pono Rumored to Secure Hi-Def Beatles Catalog, While Pono...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Billboard

    The Beatles celebrate the completion of their new album, 'Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band', at a press conference held at the west London home of their manager Brian Epstein on May 19, 1967. may not have to wait as long to get the Fab Four's coveted catalog added to his high-end According to a report by Roger Friedman of Showbiz411 , Paul McCartney is said to be very keen to get his old band's music ready for the just-launched Pono store, which uses the high-quality FLAC format as its standard.

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  10. New Order's 'designated grown-up'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | BBC News

    Behind successful bands, there often lies a great manager. The Sex Pistols had Malcolm McLaren, The Beatles had Brian Epstein and Joy Division and New Order had Rob Gretton.

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  11. Cavern Club Owner Ray Mcfall DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... the group went on to play at the venue 292 times before landing a record deal. They were spotted by manager Brian Epstein there in the early 1960s and went on to find huge success, but MCFall lost the club in 1966 when he was declared bankrupt. ...

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  12. Ex-Cavern Club owner Ray McFall, who helped The Beatles rise to fame, has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... played 292 gigs at the club and it was where they were spotted, on November 9 1961, by Liverpool businessman Brian Epstein who became their manager and helped them find fame. We moderate all comments on HeraldScotland on either a pre-moderated or ...

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  13. What happened to Jimmie Nicol of the BeatlesRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... and pharyngitis. It was June 3, the night before the Beatles were to start a world tour. Beatles manager, Brian Epstein, decided the world tour would go on. Jimmie, also a client of Epstein's, and Paul had seen Jimmie play drums for Georgie Fame and ...

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  14. Beatlemania is heading to the Playhouse Whitley BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | Chronicle Live

    ... live shows from residencies in Hamburg to the now-famous Cavern Club, they were eventually discovered by Brian Epstein and signed by George Martin. "All you need is the Beatlemania to celebrate 50-plus years of chart toppers from the most famous ...

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  15. Prince Andrew: 'underage sex' allegations categorically untrue, says Buckingham PalaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | The Independent

    ... is categorically untrue". The accusations were made in a court document , as part of a filing related to Brian Epstein, an American multi-millionaire who was convicted of soliciting sex with an underage girl in 2008. One of the women involved in ...

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  16. Today in Rock: December 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... designed to ride the coattails of John's success and his recent song "In My Life". Lennon instructs manager Brian Epstein to make sure it is blackballed in the UK. It never becomes a hit. On this day in 1969 A BBC TV special declares John Lennon Man ...

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  17. I hope you fail in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | The Times of Israel

    ... had been rejected by each and every one of them. Einstein wasn't the only one to fail. The Beatles' manager Brian Epstein attempted to find interest in London for the new band he was managing only to be rejected by every studio he contacted. The ...

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  18. Excellent artist/producer Peter Asher named Commander of Most Excellent OrderRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... Brickell musical. At the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction gala, Asher inducted fellow manager greats Brian Epstein and Andrew Loog Oldham. He performed with artists including Graham Nash and Don Everly at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 19th ...

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  19. Beatles' 1964 Bachelor Pad Comes With Ultimate Bragging RightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Curbed

    ... fans laid siege to their 57 Green St. apartment, and the band became "too famous" for hotels. It was then that Brian Epstein, manager and unofficial dad of The Beatles, bought a flat in Whaddon Mews, Knightsbridge. The seemingly generic London ...

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  20. Happy New Year all, I hope failure finds you this yearRead the original story

    Dec 30, 2014 | Harry's Place

    ... had been rejected by each and every one of them. Einstein wasn't the only one to fail. The Beatles' manager Brian Epstein attempted to find interest in London for the new band he was managing only to be rejected by every studio he contacted. The ...

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