Memorabilia: Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite poster
In 1967 John Lennon and Paul McCartney wrote a song called 'Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite!' for The Beatles’ album 'Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band'. The band began recording the song on 17 February 1967 and
27th August, 2015
Interview: Bob Gruen talks 'John Lennon: The New York Years'
As part of International Beatleweek and John Lennon's 75th Birthday celebrations, the Beatles Story caught up with John Lennon's New York photographer, Bob Gruen, whose photographs are now available to view at our exhibition. Here, Bob
19th March, 2016
Interview: Les Maguire of Gerry and the Pacemakers
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