Pete Best first met The Beatles in The Casbah Coffee Club, shortly after that he was their drummer. Pete played with the band many times around Liverpool, the United Kingdom and Hamburg but was eventually replaced by Ringo Starr.
Now aged 73
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
The Beatles Story is home to this 'film prop' Eleanor Rigby gravestone, which was used by The Beatles in their 1995 comeback video 'Free as a Bird'. In addition to this, our 'replica Cavern' room was also used in the video. Upon completion of f
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.