On Friday, August 22nd, 1969, scarcely more than 30 hours since they’d departed EMI Studios after having finally put the Abbey Road album to bed, the Beatles reconvened at Tittenhurst Park, John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s estate in rural … [Continue reading] about Everything Fab Four: The Beatles at Tittenhurst Park
Everything Fab Four: Wings Over Europe
On July 9, 1972, Wings embarked upon their first formal concert tour as a working rock ‘n’ roll band. The 25-show tour was an auspicious venture for Paul McCartney’s new group in comparison with Wings’ February barnstorming jaunt across a smattering … [Continue reading] about Everything Fab Four: Wings Over Europe
Everything Fab Four: “When I’m Seventy-Seven”
This past Friday night, Paul McCartney’s Freshen Up tour rolled into Arlington, Texas’s Globe Life Park, where the former Beatle performed a 38-song set for nearly three hours before some 50,000 fans. And today—77 years after his mother Mary gave … [Continue reading] about Everything Fab Four: “When I’m Seventy-Seven”
Everything Fab Four: A Cellarful of Noise!
When it comes to the birth of the Beatles and the Mersey sound, Liverpool’s Cavern Club exists as ground zero for the most profound, most transitory musical fusion of the twentieth century. Directed by Christian Francis-Davies and Jon Keats, The … [Continue reading] about Everything Fab Four: A Cellarful of Noise!
Everything Fab Four: A Starr Is Born
On April 9th, 1971, Ringo Starr made his first major statement as a solo artist. After a pair of lackluster solo albums in Sentimental Journey (1970) and Beaucoups of Blues(1970), the ex-Beatle released the blockbuster single “It Don’t … [Continue reading] about Everything Fab Four: A Starr Is Born