Rock and roll royalty assembled at London’s Royal Albert Hall on November 29, 2002, for the Concert For George, one year to the day after George Harrison died of lung cancer at 58. The organizers and performers did not disappoint.
A new book, The Roof: The Beatles’ Final Concert, written by Apple Records former U.S. manager Ken Mansfield is currenty available in the U.S. According to publisher Post Hill Press’ announcement, “it takes a touching and comprehensive look back on one of rock ’n’ roll’s most significant events, while bringing an insider’s perspective to the…
Giles Martin, now 49, has been the guiding hand on several Beatles projects, including 2017’s 50th Anniversary editions of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. (The former “was incredibly well received and we’re humbled by that,” he says.
In November 1968, millions of double LPs were shipped to record stores worldwide ahead of that tumultuous year’s most anticipated music event: the release of The BEATLES (soon to be better known as The White Album).
On November 9, 2018, The Beatles will release White Album packages. The album’s 30 tracks are newly mixed by producer Giles Martin and mix engineer Sam Okell in stereo and 5.1 surround audio, joined by 27 early acoustic demos (aka the Esher demos) and 50 session takes, most of which are previously unreleased in any form.
Paul McCartney began his 2018-2019 "Freshen Up" tour Monday night (September 17) at the Videotron Centre in Quebec City. McCartney had been on a whirlwind promotional tour this summer and then performing a series of intimate concerts at locations in Liverpool, London and New York.
John Lennon’s acclaimed 1971 album, Imagine, which features the beloved title track, is being celebrated this autumn with a series of releases, pegged to coincide with what would have been the musician’s 78th birthday.
The Big Interview With Dan Rather has landed an exclusive sit-down with Ringo Starr to mark the AXS TV series’ 100th episode. The interview with the former Beatle kicks off the second half of the program’s sixth season, when it airs on Tuesday, October 2, at 9 p.m. ET