The Beatles’ first U.S. concert: An oral history of the day the Fab Four conquered D.C.
Two nights after their hysteria-inducing welcome-to-America appearance on “The Ed Sullivan Show,” the Beatles played their first U.S. concert at ... And the great thing was, being four of us, one of us could always come up with a smart-ass answer.
This Day in Music Spotlight: The Beatles ‘Do’ Their First Single
On this day in 1962, The Beatles released their first single, “Love Me Do.” With three chords ... the first release of “Love Me Do” in America didn’t come until April 27, 1964. Soon after, it topped the U.S. charts. The song is more than just ...
World celebrates birth of the Beatles 50 years after release of Love Me Do
Oh gawd, do I have to explain everything … On 5 October 1962, the Beatles' first record came out ... in universities from the US to Japan, are the most passionate about studying every lyric, treating them as sacred texts, considering every scrap of ...
What The Beatles Inadvertently Taught Us About Business
After playing it straight and gaining tremendous popularity through their first two years of recorded pop material, the band took to questioning everything they did. Beginning with the Rubber Soul album in late 1965, the Beatles started ignoring the rules ...
‘Long Live the Beatles’ at Surflight in Beach Haven
That was soon switched to the Silver Beetles and then, finally, the Beatles. In 1960, the group hired its first full-time drummer ... After that the band toured the U.S. and Canada, settled in for a bit in Caesars in Vegas and developed a second show ...