Tag: Let it Be

Welcome to the new issue of Uncut: The Beatles, Bob Dylan and more

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Fifty years on, where do you start with Let It Be? For The Beatles, the answer is a complicated one. Filmed in early 1969, director Michael Lindsay-Hogg’s documentary contains some of the

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The Beatles were ‘so SERIOUS’ about starring in Lord of the Rings: Guess roles they wanted

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THE BEATLES were ‘so serious’ about starring in The Lord of the Rings that they approached Stanley Kubrick and JRR Tolkien, reveals Peter Jackson. Yesterday, Josh Gad organised an epic

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As the Beatles’ Let It Be turns 50, a new film looks back at the album that led to the band’s breakup

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If there’s one phrase that best sums up the Beatles’ final album, Let It Be, it is this: “The road to hell is paved with good intentions”. No album made

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Let It Be: How The Beatles tried to get back to their roots

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Its original working title was Get Back. It was a name chosen to reflect the fact that The Beatles were attempting returning to their roots – making straight-up rock once

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Paul McCartney thanks his late nurse mum with unseen photo tribute on Mother’s Day

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Sir Paul McCartney posted a touching throwback tribute for Mother’s Day on Instagram on Sunday. His late mother Mary inspired the rocker to write the song Let It Be and

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Beatles’ ‘Get Back’ Movie Will Feature Complete Rooftop Concert

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The entire concert performed by the Beatles on the rooftop of their London offices will be included in the upcoming The Beatles: Get Back film. Performed at lunchtime on Jan. 29, 1969, on top of Apple

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THE WALT DISNEY STUDIOS TO RELEASE ACCLAIMED FILMMAKER PETER JACKSON’S DOCUMENTARY “THE BEATLES: GET BACK” IN THEATERS NATIONWIDE SEPTEMBER 4, 2020

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New film features extensive, never-before-seen footage of the legendary band’s “Let It Be” recording sessions along with the entire iconic rooftop concert, fully restored BURBANK, Calif. (March 11, 2020)—The Walt

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Up on the Roof

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On the Anniversary of the Beatles Rooftop Concert – I wanted to share this story written by Esther Shafer, my late wife, about the time we went on the roof

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New Beatles Movie Aims to ‘Bust the Myth’ of ‘Let It Be’ Sessions

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Director Peter Jackson previewed a few minutes of his upcoming documentary based on the Beatles‘ Let It Be movie over the weekend. Variety reports the screening took place at Universal Music’s annual showcase that coincides with the

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Why Every Beatle Except Paul McCartney Liked the ‘Let It Be’ Album

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If you know the stories of the late Beatles years, you can tick off one blowup after another. Just start with the near-fistfight between John Lennon and Paul McCartney and move on

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