May 12, 2012
Former Cleveland newsman recalls time traveling with Beatles; seeks those he entertained in homes in 1960s with stories of Fab Four
For a time in 1964, Art Schreiber was not the most liked man among his peer group.All his peers wanted was for him to get an autograph from four of the most celebrated people of all time, people to whom Schreiber had immediate access. But the newsman, then news director at Cleveland radio station KYW, wouldn’t oblige.http://www.cleveland.com/sun/all/index.ssf/2012/05/former_cleveland_newsman_recal.html
May 12, 2012
Huge slate of Beatles programming due on BBC America in June
As part of BBC America's “Summer of London” programming in June, the network will feature several programs with the Beatles, including a new brand-new documentary on John Lennon.
The new program “Discovering Lennon” will premiere in the U.S. at 9 p.m. ET/PT June. 19. The documentary, from executive producer Dominic Saville, aired in the UK last December.http://www.examiner.com/article/huge-slate-of-beatles-programming-due-on-bbc-america-june
May 14, 2012
Postponed 'Beatles: Lost Concert' still planned, includes 'lost' song
The Beatles: The Lost Concert,” which scrubbed its premiere and two scheduled screenings in May, is still targeted for release, a spokesman for the film said Monday. Screenvision, the film's producer, is now planning to show the film later this summer, though no specific new screening dates are available.http://www.examiner.com/article/postponed-beatles-lost-concert-still-planned-for-release
The Silver Tongue
Your Mother Should Know That Beatles Tributes Were Obscure – A Mother’s Day Post
Three Beatles classics were loving tributes to their mums, though not overtly.
“Yesterday,” by Paul McCartney is the most-covered song in the history of popular music. It has been on and off the charts since the Beatles’ original 1965 version, which first appeared on their Help soundtrack, not as a single.http://thesilvertongueonline.com/2012/05/your-mother-should-know-that-beatle-tributes-were-obscure-a-mothers-day-post/