Les Maguire was keyboard player for Gerry and the Pacemakers, an English ‘beat’ group prominent during the 1960s.
In common with The Beatles, they also came from Liverpool, were managed by Brian Epstein and were recorded
This is a Mellotron MK11. A Mellotron is an early synthesizer or sampler made up of a series of magnetic tapes to recreate different sounds. The keyboard is connected to a series of prerecorded tape loops giving sounds like flute, brass and choir
As we approach the 50th anniversary of the release of ‘Yesterday and Today’, infamous for its ‘Butcher’ album cover, Liverpool writer Dale Roberts (@DRDaleRoberts on Twitter) gives his take on the story behind this no
Photographer and former model Pattie Boyd, who was famously married to both George Harrison and Eric Clapton, is set to visit The Beatles Story on 26th and 27th July, where she will be signing copies of her autobiography.