The first tip of a new Paul McCartney album came last February in the UK Sun, which reported both the album and that he was working with Adele’s producer Greg Kurstin. McCartney confirmed the news in a story in the Washington Post in July, saying “I’d like to get an album by next year.” Then, in August, he told Rolling Stone, “I’ll put out my next album, but I won’t think I’m gonna sell a lot. I’m putting it out because I have songs that I like. And I will do my best job.”
These are pictures from an unknown source of John, Paul and Ringo during the recording of the Abbey Road album inside the Abbey Road studios. Also, unknown is what song they were recording at the time the photos were taken. Continue reading “Beatles pics from Abbey Road sessions”
We’re checking this, but there’s a report from a French news agency that Alexis Mardas, aka Magic Alex, has died. According to the report, he was 74.
Update: This has now been confirmed. We’ve written a story for Billboard that will be up soon.
Update #2: My story on Billboard.com: http://ow.ly/EHEY307ZDDU
Source: Beatles News from Steve Marinucci
|One of the many bootleg “Let It Be” DVDs.|
We conducted an unscientific poll last week on Twitter on what people want the Beatles to release in 2017. (See the actual poll below). Continue reading “What do Beatles fans want? “Let It Be” on DVD”