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Paul McCartney pays tribute to revered Beatles photographer Robert Freeman, who has died aged 82

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Robert Freeman, the photographer behind some of The Beatles' most famous album covers, has died aged 82. His work included the photos featured on the covers of classic LPs like the band's second album 'With The Beatles', 'Beatles For Sale', 'Help!' and 'Rubber Soul'. He also worked on the ending sequences of the first two Beatles films, A Hard Day's Night and Help!. https://twitter.com/paulmccartney/status/1192857182074740737?s=12 Paul...

“It moved me. I did my best”: Ringo Starr on covering John Lennon’s ‘Grow Old With Me’ with Paul McCartney

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Ringo Starr has spoken about covering John Lennon's 'Grow Old With Me' with Paul McCartney for his latest album 'What's My Name'. Starr's take on the Lennon song, which was first released posthumously in 1984 on Yoko Ono and the late Beatle's 'Milk and Honey', features on his new album which is out today (October 25). The track features McCartney on bass and...

Paul McCartney’s psychedelic Wings tour bus is being auctioned off

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Paul McCartney's psychedelic tour bus that his former band Wings used 50 years ago is going up for auction. The double decker is being sold by Omega Auctions in Merseyside tomorrow (October 8) at an estimated value of £15,000-£25,000. Read more: The Big Read - Paul McCartney: Fuh the win The bus originally served local routes in Essex and Norfolk in the 1950s...

Paul McCartney reveals that he has “a lot of dreams” about John Lennon

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Sir Paul McCartney has spoken about his memories of John Lennon, revealing that he still has "a lot of dreams" about his Beatles bandmate. The musician was asked about his creative and personal relationship with the late Lennon during a wide-ranging interview on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, which aired in the US last night (September 23). Presented with a...

Paul McCartney says Brexit vote was “probably a mistake” and “a mess”

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Paul McCartney has said the Brexit referendum was "probably a mistake" and that the current political turmoil over leaving the EU is "a mess". Speaking to BBC2's Newsnight, McCartney admitted he didn't vote at all in the referendum, saying: "I didn't see anybody saying anything sensible enough" to convince him to vote either Leave or Remain. But he revealed he wasn't...

Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney reunite to cover John Lennon song on Ringo’s upcoming new album, ‘What’s My Name’

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Ringo Starr has today announced details of his 20th studio album and has shared the album's title track, 'What's My Name.' You can listen to the new song below. Released on October 25, the album is available for pre-order now and will see Starr working with a host of collaborators - including fellow Beatle, Sir Paul McCartney. Read More: Paul McCartney -...

Paul McCartney thought Beatles bandmate George Harrison’s songs before ‘Abbey Road’ “weren’t that good”

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A newly discovered tape of The Beatles has revealed more about the songwriting tensions that existed between Paul McCartney and George Harrison around the time they recorded 'Abbey Road.' Read more: The Beatles’ ‘Abbey Road’ – 10 perfect moments to give you goosebumps Renowned rock historian Mark Lewisohn gave The Guardian access to a tape of a meeting held 50...

Explosive new Beatles tape reveals band were actually in talks to make another album after ‘Abbey Road’

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A Beatles expert has revealed how a little-heard tape from the band has revealed the tensions that marred their final days together – and that they were in talks to make another album after 'Abbey Road'. Renowned rock historian Mark Lewisohn gave The Guardian access to a tape of a meeting held 50 years ago this week, which seemingly shows...

Paul McCartney says headlining Glastonbury 2020 is a “remote possibility”

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Paul McCartney has responded to reports that he could headline Glastonbury next year – and it's looking pretty positive. The Beatles icon has been tipped for a headline slot as the iconic festival celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2020. He's also the bookies favourite to take top billing – alongside the likes of Fleetwood Mac, Foals and Elton John. Appearing on...

Paul McCartney says his grandson was mugged at knifepoint

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Paul McCartney's grandson was recently mugged at knifepoint, as revealed by the Beatles legend himself. Read more: The Beatles’ ‘Abbey Road’: 10 perfect moments that give you goosebumps Speaking in a new interview, McCartney said that suspects took his grandson's mobile phone after he was robbed in London. Not sharing which grandchild it was, McCartney told The Times that his grandson felt like a "coward"...