Breakfast with the Beatles

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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

Paul McCartney performs on Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014, at Candlestick Park in San Francisco. San Francisco is saying goodbye to the stadium where its beloved Giants and 49ers celebrated some of their greatest triumphs. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

PHOTOS: Paul McCartney Plays the Last Show Ever at San Francisco’s Candlestick Park

Nearly 50 years after the Beatles played there, Paul McCartney performed at Candlestick Park in San Francisco for the final time before the stadium is demolished.

08/15/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 10:  Musician Paul McCartney performs at Dodger Stadium on August 10, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images)

Paul McCartney Performs at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles

Check out some photos of Paul McCartney putting on a typically epic live performance at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles.

08/13/2014

Part of the crowd of 600 that showed up at Boston’s Logan International Airport on Thursday, August 11, 1966, to greet the Beatles, many holding signs showing they support Beatle John Lennon. Lennon had been criticized for statements he has made regarding Christianity. (AP Photo)

Logan Airport Had Crazy Beatles Fans Too [PHOTOS]

Many people in the U.S. blasted John Lennon when he said the Beatles were “bigger than Jesus”, but not the band’s die-hard fans. Here’s a group of supporters at Boston’s Logan Airport awaiting Lennon’s arrival on this day in 1966.

08/11/2014

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Watch Paul McCartney Play Russia for the First Time 10 Years Ago

Paul McCartney turns 72 years old today. In honor of the legendary former Beatle, let’s go back 10 years to watch his first-ever performance in Russia in St. Petersburg 2004.

06/18/2014

“Just look at them down,” the Beatles seem to say as they appear on the balcony of the Town Hall in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, for the benefit of the Australian fans who gathered in their thousands to welcome them, on June 16, 1964. From left: Paul McCartney; Ringo Starr; George Harrison; Mayor Curtis of Melbourne, and John Lennon. The group is on a tour of Australia and New Zealand. (AP Photo)

10 Things You Didn’t Know About the Beatles’ Debut in Australia

The Beatles made their debut in Australia 50 years ago this week. Their arrival in that country rivaled America in terms of size, scope and sheer chaos. Here are 10 things you may or may not know about the Fab Four’s time down under.

06/12/2014

English musician Paul McCartney performs during the opening concert of his "Out There" tour on April 19, 2014 in Montevideo. (AFP PHOTO/ Miguel ROJO)

Is Paul McCartney Playing Gillette Stadium This Summer?

Paul McCartney continues to roll out tour dates, and has added one at a football stadium. So that begs the question: is he coming to GIllette Stadium this summer?

04/25/2014

Ringo Starr (left background) John Lennon (right background) Paul McCartney (left foreground) and George Harrison wave to fans from their airliner, named clipper Beatles in their honour on arrival at London airport on Feb. 22, 1964, after their United States trip. Some 5,000 fans, the largest crowd ever greeted them at the airport. (AP Photo/P)

The Best of the Beatles 45s: Breakfast With The Beatles Roundtable

This week’s roundtable brings another special guest to the roundtable: Suffolk University music professor David Gallant, who instructs a Beatles course. He joins the group to talk Beatles singles, specifically the “45” records that Chachi loved to collect as a kid – mainly because he could afford them more than the full records!

04/21/2014

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