Paul McCartney in Israel - 24-26 Sept, 2008

 

 
Here are links to the latest Beatles-related articles available online:
 
Yoko Ono pushes peace at new Montreal exhibit on 1969
bed-in
The Canadian Press
31 March, 2009
Yoko Ono says she will always remember Montreal's skyline when she
thinks about the bed-in for peace she staged with former Beatle John
Lennon in a downtown hotel 40 years ago.
Also: John and Yoko together again at Montreal museum show
 
Pete Best: 'I want to meet with Paul McCartney'
By Tom Porter, MusicRadar.com (thanks Yardena)
31 March, 2009
Former Beatles' drummer says "the door is open"
 
Kate Nash discusses musicians rights with Paul McCartney
NME
30 March, 2009
The two share a cuppa during the chat
Also: Help! Paul McCartney has a wardrobe malfunction... but Nancy
distracts attention with her glittery leggings (thanks Yardena); Proud
papa Paul McCartney thrilled with Stella's eco award (thanks Yardena);
Macca's flying low in New York; Vegging Out: Sir Paul and Stella
McCartney Espouse Meatless, Hybrid Lifestyle at Eco-A-List Bash
(thanks Yardena)
 
Macca Rocks at Boat after party
The Sun
25 March, 2009
The cream of the Brit acting crop were out for the premiere of Richard
Curtiss new film The Boat That Rocked on Monday night.
Also: Our mucker Macca; Loved-up Paul McCartney back in form;
News photos; Live And Let Die is best Bond song ever (thanks Yardena);
David Lynch is having a Web TV party! Paul and Ringo are invited!
(thanks Yardena); Google Street View and Paul McCartney's hugely
high wall (thanks, again, Yardena)
 
Paul McCartney joins OneVoice to promote peace
By Maya Spitzer, The Jerusalem post (thanks Yardena)
23 March, 2009
Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney became a member of the Honorary
Board of Advisers of the OneVoice Movement (OVM) on Monday, in
an effort to show his support for moderation and conciliation in the
Israeli-Palestinian conflict, aiming for an eventual two-state solution.
Also: Paul McCartney Pledges Support to OneVoice Movement
 
Big Macca V Heather's Whoppers
By By Katie Hind, Sunday People
22 March, 2009
Sir Paul & Mucca to do battle.. over VEGGIE BURGERS £3m deal
for Linda style grub
 
Off the Ground
The Statesman
20 March, 2009
There is a very sensitive, even moody side to Paul McCartneys
personality, which probably enables him to write beautiful songs.
 
Victoria flautist gets back with Beatle buddies
By Grania Litwin, Times Colonist
20 March, 2009
Victoria jazz flautist Paul Horn just turned 79, but that's not stopping
him from appearing with Sir Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Donovan
and Sheryl Crow at a benefit concert at New York's Radio City
Music Hall on April 4.
 
The Ballad of John and Yoko -- 40 Years Later
By  Jere Hester, NBC Bay Area
20 March, 2009
Yoko Ono wants the world to give her a 40th wedding anniversary
present: shes asking fans to mount their own recreations of her
and John Lennons Bed-in for peace honeymoon.
Also: Amsterdam remembers John and Yoko's bed-in; In bed with
John and Yoko
 
Cassidy still going strong
By Dave Richards, GoErie
20 March, 2009
Former Partridge to pack Franklintheater
 
Harvey Weinstein: The fifth Beatle?
By Patrick Goldstein, Los Angeles Times
19 March, 2009
For all of us Beatles fans, the news earlier this week that the
Weinstein Co. had acquired "Nowhere Boy," a coming-of-age tale
about John Lennon's tumultuous teenage years in Liverpool, was
cause for high hopes, especially because the script, written by Matt
Greenhalgh, offers a bracingly unsentimental portrait of the fabled
artist as a young scamp -- sensitive but bitingly sarcastic, smart but
achingly soulful, wildly ambitious but without a ruthless bone in his
body.
 
11 L.A. artists honor McCartney's 'Ram'
By Kevin Bronson, Los Angeles Times
19 March, 2009
Macca's oft-maligned solo opus gets an unexpected local tribute.
Also: Download "Ram On L.A." here
 
Gambling with expectation: Ars dives into Beatles: Rock
Band
By Ben Kuchera, Ars Technica
18 March, 2009
The Beatles: Rock Band has all the makings of a hit... but fans can
be unforgiving critics.
 
On this day  in show biz: Cant Buy Me Love
Hollywood Outbreak
16 March, 2009
On this day in 1964, The Beatles smash album Cant Buy Me Love
is released. The album broke numerous records, becoming the
largest advance-selling record in history, with 2.1 million advance
orders placed around the world.
 
Where Are the Beatles Reissues? Enterprising Fans Take
Matters Into Their Own Hands
By Jerry McCulley, Gibson
16 March, 2009
In an era of declining music sales and rapid technological
advancement, its still hard to fathom the sorry lot of the Beatles
canon.
Also: Beatles To Release Back Catalog On Website?
 
Lollapalooza at last for Dhani
By Alison Maloney, The Sun
16 March, 2009
Dhani Harrison is delighted he will be playing Lollapalooza this year
because his late father banned him from festival.
 
Lennon Biopic Nowhere Boy starts production
By Elissa Corrigan, Click Liverpool
16 March, 2009
Hot newcomer Aaron Johnson, star of the new John Lennon Biopic
NOWHERE BOY has revealed how he get ready for the iconic role.
Also: Wildlife haven found at childhood home of Beatle John
Lennon; Four beetles found at Lennon home
 
Yoko Ono mural at UN to call attention to autism
AFP
16 March, 2009
Yoko Ono will unveil an original mural titled "Promise" at UN
headquarters next month in honor of World Autism Awareness
Day, an advocacy group said Monday.
 
Penny Lane businesses call for Help on Beatles tourism
By Simon Boyle, Click Liverpool
16 March, 2009
Small businesses are calling on tourism chiefs to improve the
struggling Liverpool suburb of Penny Lane, made world-famous
by The Beatles.
 
Paul McCartney Plays Killer 6 String Leads as Good as
Bass
PR Web (thanks Yardena)
12 March, 2009
Vintage Guitar Gems, an established Vintage/Used Guitar & Amp
store in the Conejo Valley was hired by an independent memorabilia
collector to sell the rare Les Paul guitar that was used by Sir Paul
during his 1993 New World tour.
 
The Beatles: Rock Band To Have New Material
By Danny Willis, San Jose Mercury News
12 March, 2009
Thats right.  Unreleased Beatles songs.
Also: Dhani Harrison Talks New Band, Beatles Video Game
 
Mtl museum exhibit marks 40th anniversary of
Lennon-Ono bed-in
The Canadian Press
12 March, 2009
The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts is celebrating the 40th
anniversary of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's Montreal bed-in with
an exhibition of drawings, photographs, videos, films and artworks.
Also: John Lennon movie filmed in Blackpool
 
Sell-out for Macca gig
The Press Association
10 March, 2009
Tickets for a one-off gig by Sir Paul McCartney in Las Vegas sold
out seven seconds after going on sale, promoters have said.
Also: Prices for Beatles reunion show tickets leave fans A-Paul-ed
(thanks Yardena); Day Tripper Across the Universe (thanks
Yardena)
 
Isn't she clever? Proud father Paul McCartney takes
new love Nancy to daughter Stella's Paris fashion show
Daily Mail
9 March, 2009
Paul McCartney showed his relationship with girlfriend Nancy
Shevell is going from strength to strength as he took her to
daughter Stellas runway show at Paris fashion week.
Also: Stella McCartney gets a little help from Sir Paul at Paris
Fashion Week; Paris Fashion Week: Stella McCartney (inc. video);
News photos - 1, 2, 3; Sir Paul -- Where Nobody Knows Your
Name (video)
 
A Masters in Paul-Is-Definitely-Not-Dead
By Allan Kozinn, The New York Times (thanks Yardena)
7 March, 2009
Probably the oddest thing about Liverpool Hope Universitys
announcement last week that it would offer the worlds first
masters degree in Beatles studies was that it took so long for
a university to hit on the idea.
 
Yoko Ono describes plans to play John Lennons
Imagine on Liverpool Cathedral bells as so beautiful
By Catherine Jones, Liverpool Echo
6 March, 2009
Yoko Ono has said plans to ring John Lennons classic song
Imagine on Liverpool Cathedral bells brought her to the edge
of tears.
 
Revolution 9/9/09: Beatles coming to 'Rock Band' this
fall
by Caroline McCarthy, Cnet (thanks Yardena)
5 March, 2009
We knew the music of the Beatles was coming to the MTV video
game Rock Band, but now we have a release date: September 9,
2009.
Also: Beatles: Macca and Ringo to play New York (possibly
together)
 
Surviving Beatles Paul and Ringo to reunite at charity
concert
By Jo Clements, Daily Mail
4 March, 2009
Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr are to grace the same stage
again 40 years after the Beatles broke up.
 
Lennon's art ahead of his time, Ono says
By Philip Haldiman and Sonja Haller, The Arizona Republic
3 March, 2009
Baby Boomers and their children may not share the same taste in
music and art.
Also: John Lennon and Yoko Ono's Amsterdam 'Bed-In' suite to
open doors; My interview with Yoko Ono (Seriously!)
 
Death Cab, Ted Leo, Portastatic, Cover Paul McCartney
For The Best Show On WFMU's Pledge Drive
Stereogum (thanks Yardena)
3 March, 2009
There is generally one thing every comedy nerd I know agrees on,
and that is The Best Show On WFMU with Tom Scharpling being
the best three-hour investment a person who likes smart and funny
things can make on any given week.
 
Hope Launches World's First Beatles MA
Liverpool Hope University
Liverpool Hope University has launched a brand new MA in The
Beatles, Popular Music and Society, the first of its kind in the world.
Also: Ferguson is a fan of Fab Four
 
 
 
 
 
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