Breakfast with the Beatles

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Britain's pop quartet The Beatles arrived almost unnoticed at the Hippodrome, Birmingham, Nov. 10, 1963, dressed as policemen. They are George Harrison, third left, Paul McCartney, John Lennon and Ringo Starr in front. Others in picture are real policemen. (AP Photo)

The Beatles and the “Bobbies”

Most bands have run-ins with the authorities. Not the Beatles. Here’s how the Fab Four not only avoided hostility with policemen, but fostered a healthy and even friendly working relationship.

11/10/2014

1968: 'the White Album' Debuts

3 Things to Know About the Beatles’ Final Recording Session for ‘The White Album’

Today marks the anniversary of the final recording sessions for the Beatles’ iconic self-titled “White Album”. Did you know that Eric Clapton helped the band with mixing?

10/14/2014

John Lennon (George Stroud/Express/Getty Images)

That Time John Lennon Almost Got Deported

On this day in 1975, charges against John Lennon that would have deported him were dropped. Here’s how John got in trouble with U.S. immigration in the first place.

10/07/2014

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Watch the Beatles’ Original “Hey Jude” Promo Video from 1968

The Beatles premiered a promo video for the iconic “Hey Jude” on this day in 1968. Click through to watch the original clip.

10/06/2014

Members of the Beatles, from left, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, are seen in the back seat of a car after their arrival in Boston, Ma., Aug. 18, 1966.  The British group will appear at Suffolk Downs horse track.  John Lennon is hidden behind unidentified man in foreground.  (AP Photo)

Roundtable: Remembering the Beatles in Boston, 50 Years Later

The Breakfast with the Beatles Roundtable has returned, just in time to celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ concert at the Boston Garden on September 12, 1964.

09/12/2014

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Chachi Recalls the Beatles at the Boston Garden, 50 Years Later

The Beatles played the Boston Garden 50 years ago today, and for the most part it was like every other Beatles show in 1964 – except for one major difference, as Breakfast with the Beatles host Chachi Loprete explains.

09/12/2014

English singing group faces the Press at Delmonico’s Hotel, in New York City, on Aug. 29, 1964. From left,  John Lennon, Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney and George Harrison. (AP Photo)

How a Group of Beatles Fans Infiltrated the Band’s Press Conference With Just a College ID

How much value would you place on a used cigarette? Probably not much, but what if it came from the mouth of a Beatle? That’s what two fans actually took from the Fab Four’s 1964 press conference in Boston.

09/11/2014

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That Time Ringo Got Rejected by The Beatles

On September 11, 1962, Ringo’s version of “Love Me Do’ got rejected by the Beatles. Do you know which drummer ended up playing on the album version?

09/11/2014

The Beatles and their manager are transported in a service truck at Houston's International Airport after a crowd of screaming fans broke police lines and prohibited them from coming down the plane's steps during their arrival early morning in Houston, Texas, Aug. 19, 1965.  The band is scheduled to perform two sold out shows at the Sam Houston Coliseum Houston.  (AP Photo)

The Beatles Needed an Armored Truck to Make it to their Show in Houston [PHOTOS]

By Matt Dolloff (@mattdolloff) Even the greatest can sound human. The Beatles quickly became known for their high-energy live shows – as well as the deafening screams of their fans – as Beatlemania swept the […]

08/19/2014

The Beatles had the fans hanging from the rafters for their appearance at Suffolk Downs in Boston Thursday night, August 18, 1966.  Fans line a cross-beam to watch the British imports. (AP Photo)

10 Things You Didn’t Know About the Beatles’ 1966 Show at Suffolk Downs

By Matt Dolloff (@mattdolloff) Beatlemania first graced the City of Boston in September 1964, when The Beatles were riding their rise as a worldwide pop phenomenon. Two years later at Suffolk Downs, the situation was […]

08/18/2014

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