The current issue of HARP magazine has an somewhat irreverant look at last year’s Fest For Beatles Fans held in Las Vegas. Personally, I find Las Vegas, a city built on a foundation of reckless capitalism, felony and greed, to be a curious location for a festival celebrating a group of artists who once represented [...]
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Music Week, the UKâ€™s leading music industry trade magazine, is celebrating Paul McCartney being honoured with the Brits outstanding contribution award next week with an in-depth feature about the global music icon, including an exclusive new interview. To celebrate this incredible achievement Music Week has published a special tribute issue, with 16 pages dedicated to [...]
The Associated Press reports that Paul McCartney was among the honorees Monday at the Q Music Awards in London. (photo below) According to the report Paul paid tribute to his late wife, Linda, as he was awarded the title of “Q Icon” at the annual ceremony. He also thanked his children and his former bandmates [...]
Beatles legend John Lennon and his wife Yoko Ono have topped a poll of rock couples conducted by Rolling StoneÂ magazine. Lennon and his avant-garde artist wife were followed by country music couple Johnny Cash and June Carter, at the second spot. Sir Paul McCartney and his late wife Linda McCartney rounded-off the top five, at [...]
This month’s issue of the UK music magazine, CLASH, has an in-depth interview with Paul McCartney as part of the continuing marekting activity around Memory Almost Full. The interview was conducted by Clash editor Simon Harper, a lifelong Beatles fan, armed with a list of over 150 questions. A taste of the interview can be [...]
The June issue of UK music magazine, Uncut, includes an extensive interview with Paul McCartney about his immediate post-Beatles career and the formation of Wings. It makes a fascinating read for anyone interested in those turbulent years.
The latest edition of the British music magazine MOJO celebrates the 40th anniversary of Sgt. Pepper’sÂ Lonely Hearts Club BandÂ in style this month with a Pepper inspired cover and a free cover version CD entitled SGT. PEPPER WITH A LITTLE HELP FROM HIS FRIENDS.
Everytime someone finds out that I write about The Beatles I get asked “so which is your favorite?”* – If you have a favorite member of the group now’s the time to regsiter your vote at the website for UK music magazine, UNCUT. This month’s issue also features a Beatles cover. [* I don't have [...]
TIME Magazine’s recent listing of the All-Time Top 100 Albums included 5 Beatles albums, the most by any single act. The albums to make the Top 100 list were: Abbey Road The Beatles (White Album) Sgt Peeper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band Revolver Rubber Soul
The BBC reports that Sir Paul McCartney has been named “Man Of The Year” by the British edition of GQ Magazine. Sir Paul was honoured for his latest album and his successful US tour. “Paul McCartney is not only one of our greatest living legends, he’s also probably the most dignified,” said GQ editor Dylan [...]