The Beatles

Allan Williams, The Beatles' First Manager, Dead At 86

Allan Williams, the man who served as the first manager of The Beatles has died. He was 86. The news was broken by the Jacaranda, the Liverpool club he had owned during The Beatles' early years. Williams became the band's booking agent in 1960 and began finding them gigs throughout the city. ©...
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French Beatles Fan Selling His 15,000-Piece Memorabilia Collection

French Beatles superfan Jacques Volcouve is set to sell 15,000 records, signed books, posters, autographs, figurines and memorabilia from a personal collection he's spent 50 years building. In an interview with The Observer, Volcouve (now in his 60s) is hoping to bring in "enough money to live on...
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John Lennon's Nasty 1971 Letter To Paul McCartney

A 1971 letter from John Lennon to Paul McCartney showing how strained their friendship was after Lennon left The Beatles is up for auction this week. The letter is a response to an article from Linda and Paul McCartney that apparently made Lennon irate. Lennon's trite response: "I was reading your...
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Paul McCartney Discusses His Stagefright

Former Beatle Paul McCartney recently hosted a Q&A chat on his official website and he discussed his battle with stagefright. Alexey in Russia asked: "What was the biggest fear in your life and how did you overcome it?" McCartney responded: "I remember nearly giving it all up when we were doing...
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Sammy Hagar Covers The Beatles At His Annual Birthday Bash (Video)

Sammy Hagar recently turned 69-years-old and his annual "Birthday Bash" concert in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico saw his solo band The Circle performing a cover of "Helter Skelter" by The Beatles. Check out the side-stage video footge below. (Photo by USA Today)
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Howard Stern To Air All-Star "Revolver" Beatles Tribute

Cheap Trick, Living Colour, James Taylor, Joe Bonamassa, Jewel and Gov't Mule will participate in Howard Stern's tribute to the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' album Revolver. Stern's official website and Facebook post (below) reveal details on the program, set to go live on his SiriusXM Howard...
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Kids React To The Beatles (Video)

Check out the priceless reaction of young kids and teenagers as they listen to Beatles tracks "I Want To Hold Your Hand", "I Am The Walrus" and "Hey Jude". © Tanyae | Dreamstime.com
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50 Years Ago Today - The Beatles' Last-Ever Concert

It was 50 years ago today - August 29, 1966 - the date of the last-ever concert by The Beatles. The gig took place at San Francisco's Candlestick Park - then home of MLB's San Francisco Giants. The Park's capacity was 42,500 but only 25,000 tickets were sold. The Beatles took the stage at 9:27pm...
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