Tuesday, 14 January, 1964 John, Paul and George fly from London to Paris in prepeartion for their upcoming season at the Olympia Theatre.
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Sunday, 5th January, 1964 Before the Beatles performed two more houses of The Beatles Christmas Show at the Astoria Cinema in Finsbury Park, George and Ringo taped a segment for the BBC radio show The Public Ear. The segment took the form of an audio letter encouraging listeners to listen to the American R&B artists [...]
Monday, 16 September, 1963 After almost nine months of continuous touring, TV and radio appearances, as well as recording sessions, the Beatles took a much needed vacation. John flew to Paris with his wife Cynthia, where they were joined by Brian Epstein. George and his brother Peter flew to the USA to visit their sister [...]
Friday, 10 May, 1963 George Harrison serves as a judge for the Lancashire and Cheshire Beat Group Contest, held in Liverpool.
BeingÂ a Beatles, JamesÂ Bond and a car-nut the following item was bound to catchÂ my attention. According to Autoweek Â a platinum-colored Aston Martin DB5 once owned by the late George Harrison is expected to fetch $250,000 to $300,000 when it crosses the auction block in London late this month. The car was built in 1964 and delivered [...]
Allthough the Beatles catalog is still not available for download, as of last week the Fab Four’s solo work was. On October 9th iTunes started to offer tracks from nine of George Harrison’sÂ albums with others to follow later this year. iTunes already offers downloads of solo work by Paul McCartney, John Lennon and Ringo Starr.
Sunday, 19th August, 1962 The Beatles played a night time gig at The Cavern. This was Ringo’s first appearence at The Cavern as a member of The Beatles, and the Pete Best fans weren’t happy about it. As the group entered the club a fight broke out with some of Pete’s supporters and George Harrison [...]
No real reason for posting this, other than I came across it on YouTube and it just made me smile. Also the fact that I Saw Here Standing There was the first Beatles songs I tried to learn on the bass means it has a special place on my personal Beatles playlist.
The Beatles Story museum and attraction located on the historic Albert Docks in Liverpool has announced that it will be doubling in size.It is also planning to improve visitor facilities as part of the Â£1m plus investment. The new exhibition space will be created in the basement adjacent to the venue which is currently vacant.Â [...]
According to various reports, it appears that George Harrison will be among the celebrities who will be awarded a pavement star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2008.Â The only other Beatle to recieve the same honor so far is John Lennon.