Paul McCartney in Israel - 24-26 Sept, 2008

 

 
Here are links to the latest Beatles-related articles available online:
 
New Lennon Reissues, Celebration for 70th
Birthday
By  David Browne, RollingStone.com
31 August, 2010
The celebrations for what would have been John
Lennons 70th birthday, on October 9th of this
year, have begun to take shape.
Also: Yoko Onos amazing guestlist; Give Peace
a Chance rally at Lincoln Memorial; Yoko Ono,
what a shame
 
Raga: A Film Journey Into the Soul Of
India Out on DVD in October
Lime Wire
30 August, 2010
It was in 1965 that one of the most famous rock n
roll icons in history discovered traditional Indian
music.
 
This Day in Music Spotlight: The Beatles at
Candlestick
By Michael Wright, Gibson
29 August, 2010
Of the 25,000 people in attendance at The Beatles
1966 concert at San Franciscos Candlestick Park,
only six knew that this would be the bands final show:
John, Paul, George, Ringo, the bands road manager,
Neil Aspinall, and their assistant road manager, Mal
Evans.
Also: Hamburg plans Beatles tribute; Beatles
Downloads Offered on New Site Zaptunes
 
The Jim Keltner Fan Club
By David Bowling, Blogcritics.org
29 August, 2010
I have reviewed hundreds of albums from the sixties
through the nineties and one name that pops up with
regularity is session drummer Jim Keltner.
Also: Alan White will rock Newcastle Days with his
band, White
 
Paul McCartney: 'My fans say my music
heals them'
CNN (thanks Yardena)
26 August, 2010
Paul McCartney, by some accounts the most
successful songwriter of all time, has told CNN that
his fans say his music appears to have a healing
quality about it.
Also: Paul McCartney to NASA: Stop Monkeying
Around!; Paul McCartney's Memory Lapses; Money
CAN buy me love: Girlfriend Nancy's in for a treat
as Paul McCartney raids Tiffany's (then moves on to
a lingerie store); Proposal witnessed by 19,000
people ... and a former Beatle; Paul McCartney:
Shirley Bassey was tipped for 007 theme
 
Yoko Ono Plans Iceland Ceremony for
Lennon's Birthday
By Courtney Baldasare, Billboard
26 August, 2010
In remembrance of what would have been John
Lennon's 70th birthday, Yoko Ono is planning a series
of peace-promoting events in Iceland on Oct. 9.
Also: John Lennon's loo fetches £9,500 at auction for
Beatles fans
 
Astrid Kirchherr talks about The Beatles and
why she gave up photography as she launches
her new exhibition in Liverpool
Liverpool Echo
25 August, 2010
Astrid Kirchherr gave up photography because she
was tired of being "the Beatles photographer".
Also: Rolling Stone's top 10 Beatles songs of all time;
Russian monks in Beatles tribute at Liverpool cathedral;
The movies that turned The Beatles from pop stars to
matinee idols
 
Save Madryn Street campaign launched by
Liverpool Beatles experts
By Tony McConville, Click Liverpool
24 August, 2010
Beatles experts and fans in Liverpool are uniting to
launch a campaign to halt plans to demolish the
birthplace of the Fab Four's drummer Ringo Starr.
Also: Street battle over bid to save former Beatle Ringo
Starrs Liverpool home launched by lookalike (VIDEO);
'Save Ringo's Home' campaign drums-up support in
Liverpool
 
Unseen Beatles pictures found in photographer's
attic
BBC
23 August, 2010
Recently discovered photographs of The Beatles before
Beatlemania took over will go on display at Liverpool's
Beatle Story.
Also: Beatles director Richard Lester donates archives
to BFI; BACKSTAGE RIDER: Hall of Fame
 
Paul McCartney doesn't drink water on stage
ANI
23 August, 2010
Legendary rocker Paul McCartney has said that he will
never drink water on stage.
Also: Exclusive Macca Interview!
 
Lennon's toilet in Liverpool Beatles auction
BBC
22 August, 2010
John Lennon's toilet and one of his rarest albums are
to be auctioned at Liverpool Institute for the Performing
Arts.
Also: Unseen John Lennon picture shown at
Leamington gallery
 
Sir Paul McCartney sang on phone to ex-US
President Bill Clinton for his birthday
By Tom Bryant, The Mirror
21 August, 2010
Sir Paul calls Clinton to sing him 'When I'm 64'
Also: McCartney Plays 2nd Concert At New Arena
Tonight (inc. video); Paul McCartney Wraps 'Up and
Coming' Tour in Pittsburgh; McCartney And
Penguins!;Video: Paul McCartney Talks Gibson Les
Pauls (inc. video); Guitarist feels blessed to be making
music, touring with McCartney (inc. video); My tears for
John Lennon, by Sir Paul McCartney; Concert Review:
Paul McCartney at the Wachovia Center, Philadelphia,
PA, 8/14/10
 
Beatles made big impression in Atlanta
By Ed Turner, The Augusta Chronicle
18 August, 2010
On Aug. 18, 1965, The Beatles made their only
appearance ever as a group in Atlanta Stadium.
Also: Germany celebrates The Beatles' first visit (video);
Peter Bests Come Together over election; Rare Beatles
Photos to be Unveiled; Woman keeps 1965 Beatles concert
tickets
 
My interview with Denny Laine (inc. audio)
MOG
18 August, 2010
The Fest for Beatles Fans this year was beyond incredible.
 
Ringo Starr's Liverpool birthplace in new threat
BBC
17 August, 2010
The threat of demolition is once again hanging over the
Liverpool birthplace of Beatles drummer Ringo Starr.
Also: Ringo Starr's birthplace faces the bulldozers;
Emperor Rosko bids to save Beatle Ringo's Liverpool home;
Pamela Anderson joins campaign to save Ringo Starrs
Toxteth home from demolition
 
Liverpool's Paul McCartney releases video footage
of White House meeting with President Obama
(inc. video)
By Adam Faulkner, Click Liverpool
17 August, 2010
Liverpool's Paul McCartney has released exclusive footage
from his White House trip to receive The Gershwin Prize.
Also: Paul McCartney, Slash, Billy Gibbons among
Artists on Les Paul TV Tribute; Beatle fan gets
McCartney signature tattooed on back after being called
on stage; Forever, Signed Sir Paul McCartney (inc. audio);
McCartney Fan Turns Autograph Into Tattoo (inc. video);
Paul McCartney at the Consol Energy Center; McCartney
christens Consol with high-energy show; McCartney
wings his way to rocking open for arena; Paul Mccartney
Said To Be Adding Six Fall Dates To 'up And Coming
Tour'
 
Fifty years since the Beatles went to Hamburg
(gallery)
By Catherine Jones, Liverpool Echo
16 August, 2010
It?s 50 years since the Beatles made their first
appearance in Hamburg.
Also: It was fifty years ago today...; The Beatles in
Hamburg: 50 years on from the band's first concert (inc.
video); From the Apple vaults; Orig Beatles drummer
here soon
 
Words Of Wisdom In Newly-Doscovered John
Lennon Letter
By Marion McMullen, Coventry Telegraph
16 August, 2010
A folk singer who once complained that success and wealth
could ruin his songwriting has revealed a letter John
Lennon sent him to calm his fears.
 
Youthful Sir Paul offers a fond - and familiar -
show
Philadelphia Inquirer
15 August, 2010
When Paul McCartney first sang Two Of Us with John
Lennon on the Beatles 1970 album Let It Be, the lyric to
the songs bridge seemed to pertain to an unsurpassed
songwriting partnership that was about to come to an end:
You and I have memories longer than the road that
stretches out ahead.
Also: Montrealers ready for Beatlemania 2010 (inc. videos);
Paul McCartney à Montréal (video); Sir Paul soulève le
Centre Bell (inc. video); Paul McCartney triumphant (inc.
video); Local girl hugs a Beatle (and here is the video);
McCartney honours body of work; McCartney to open
Pittsburgh's new arena this week; Paul McCartney: Hes
MineYou Cant Have Him!; Paul McCartney in Concert
at the Wachovia Center in Philadelphia pictures
 
This Day in Music Spotlight: The Beatles Hit #1
with a Bullet
By Michael Wright, Gibson
13 August, 2010
The Beatles recorded output remains staggering to this day.
Also: Hometown of the Beatles celebrates 50th anniversary;
Something to Declare: Hamburg; Leicester fares war;
Serbia; Buenos Aires; The Paul Bearers; All our loving
 
I can know the way to heaven: Harrison + Shankar
By David Burger, The Salt Lake Tribune
13 August, 2010
On October 19, there will be a release of a limited-edition
deluxe box set titled "RAVI SHANKAR GEORGE
HARRISON COLLABORATIONS," not coincidentally
released on the sitar master's 90th birthday.
Also: While my sitar gently weeps
 
In Pictures: Ringo Starr in Los Angeles, CA
By Hali McGrath, SoundSpike
12 August, 2010
Liverpool native Ringo Starr -- born Richard Starkey --
made history with a little band called The Beatles nearly a
half-century ago.
Also: Vote for the best show at CMAC this year
 
The magical mystery tour of Yoko Ono
By John Doyle, Globe and Mail
11 August, 2010
Were going to be hearing a lot about John Lennon this year.
Also: Rare John Lennon pictures by Rugby photographer go
on show at Leamington
 
Ageless Paul McCartney charms crowd with
inspirational performance
By Nick Krewen, Toronto Star
9 August, 2010
Baby, were amazed!
Also: Paris-Port Dover Pipe Band plays in concert with Paul
McCartney at ACC; Fab doesnt even begin to cover it; Paul
McCartney: still not dead; Sir Paul wows 'em at the ACC; Paul
McCartney: Snapshots of a musical life; Pop icon McCartney
opening new arena; Music fan describes the night he met two
legendary Pauls
 
Rolling Stones to battle The Beatles for 2012 Olympics
gig
Economic Times
8 August, 2010
'The Beatles' legend Paul McCartney and rockers 'The Rolling
Stones' are battling it out to headline the opening ceremony of
the 2012 Olympics.
Also: When The Beatles grooved Bollywood; Beatle History For
Sale; Maclaren Yellow Submarine Stroller: The New Beatle
Buggy; Timeline - Beatles; Today in history...John Lennon
apologizes for saying The Beatles were "bigger than Jesus"
 
Ringo & All Stars nothing but fun at the Greek
By Ben Wener, The Orange County Register
8 August, 2010
Its never going to happen, I realize, so I should stop wishing
for it.
 
Paul McCartney keeping himself gleefully busy
By Ashante Infantry, Toronto Star
6 August, 2010
Billionaire performer mulls appearance on Fox hit, works on
new compositions, returns Sunday to Air Canada Centre
Also: Interview: Paul McCartney heads to Canada (inc. audio);
Live-tweeting Paul McCartney
 
Don't miss your chance to buy John Lennon's pump
organ - for just $12,000
Paul Fraser Collectibles
5 August, 2010
While Bonhams auctions Lennon's $240,000 Abbey Road
piano, this US sale could prove a bargain
Also: John Lennon remembered in PBS special; Unheard John
Lennon Dedication on Re-Mastered Double Fantasy; John
Lennons Recording Engineer Has Heart But Needs One;
Beatles and iTunes Deal Still at Impasse -- Yoko Ono; TCA
Press Tour: Yoko Ono promises that we don't know everything
about John Lennon...yet; Yoko Ono Discusses New John
Lennon Documentary; Yoko Ono gets tearful at presser
 
Ringo Starr still shines
By Paul Freeman, San Jose Mercury News
5 August, 2010
Ringo Starr, the sad-eyed former mop-top with the infectious
grin and solid beat turned 70 on July 7.
Also: In review: Ringo is an all-Starr in Rancho Mirage;
Officials Won't Let It Be For Ringo Starr; Ringo brings his
All Starr Band to Humphreys; Ringo and fellow Starrs' rock
the house
 
Press release
PRNewswire
5 August, 2010
'Come and Get It: The Best Of Apple Records' First
Commercial Multi-Artist Compilation In Apple's History Set
For Release On October 26th, 2010
 
Photos of Beatles legendary Abergavenny gig up for
auction
By Darren Devine, Western Mail
3 August, 2010
They arrived with their mop tops and suits followed by hordes
of screaming teenage girls who accompanied them everywhere.
Also: Reading woman's Beatles memorabilia goes to auction;
Unseen Beatles pictures and memorabilia fetch £13,000
 
 
 
 
 
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