Month: October 2019

Paul Is Dead’: The Bizarre Story of Music’s Most Notorious Conspiracy Theory

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Fifty years ago, a Detroit DJ accidentally started the biggest hoax in rock & roll history: the “Paul is dead” craze. It blew up on October 12, 1969, when Russ

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Ringo Starr reveals a long-lost secret message that former Beatles bandmate John Lennon left for him on a demo tape recorded just before he was gunned down

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Grow Old With Me, was written by Lennon during sessions for Double Fantasy   At the start of the track Lennon said: ‘This will be great for you, Ringo’ Sir Ringo

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Ringo Starr: Abbey Road wasn’t meant to be The Beatles’ last album

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Last week, The Beatles’ Abbey Road returned to number one, almost 50 years after its original release. Until recently, it was believed the band had entered the studio knowing they

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Abbey Road Graffiti Book

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The personal photographic journey of a Beatles fan over the last 12 years. Martin Holden moved to London from Liverpool in the late 90s. Already a huge Beatles fan, he became

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Paul McCartney’s psychedelic Wings tour bus rediscovered

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Almost 50 years ago, Sir Paul McCartney and his band Wings decided to decorate an open-top bus in psychedelic colours to take them on tour across Europe. He converted the

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Imagine Peace Tower to be Lit October 9th

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Dear Friends On October 9th 2019, IMAGINE PEACE TOWER will be relit in Reykjavík, Iceland, in memory of my late husband John Lennon, on the occasion of his 79th birthday. (Lighting

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55 years ago, the Beatles came out for a weekend at a Fort Worth family’s ranch

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Hardly anyone asks Reed Pigman anymore about the time the Beatles came over to his house. But then again, hardly anyone in 1964 knew when they visited a Fort Worth

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October 5th 1962 – The Beatles Release ‘Love me Do’

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On October 5th 1962, the Beatles first single ‘Love Me Do’ was released. On the Parlophone ‘red label’, it featured the Beatles recording made on September 4th 1962, with Ringo

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My Beatlemania by Magali Le Huche

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Thursday 21 November – 6pm Sunday 24 November – 2pm At the French Institute   Illustrator in residence at the Institut français, Magali Le Huche along with the band La

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The Beatles’ iconic Abbey Road returns to Number 1 and sets UK Official Albums Chart record

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he Beatles’ iconic Abbey Road album returns to Number 1 on this week’s Official Albums Chart, setting a new UK chart record. The Fab Four’s eleventh studio album reclaims the

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