The Beatles

Paul McCartney reveals inspiration behind lyric in ‘Yesterday’

"Sometimes it’s only in retrospect you can appreciate it"

Bullet from John Lennon killer’s gun up for auction

The item was owned by Northumbria Police officer Brian Taylor, who recently died

The Beatles announce details of a biopic for each member – directed by Sam Mendes

The four biopics will intersect to "tell the story of the greatest band in history"

Woman who returned Paul McCartney’s stolen bass guitar hoping for reward

Cathy Guest found the bass - which had been missing for over 50 years - in her attic

Soundtrack Of My Life: Richard Hammond

Brummie-born TV presenter who once played opera to his dying goldfish

Paul McCartney’s long-lost bass returned after more than 50 years

The bass guitar was stolen in 1972 and was the subject of a grassroots campaign last year

Soundtrack Of My Life: Sheryl Crow

US singer-songwriter with a soft spot for Tony Bennett

Leon Wildes, immigration lawyer who prevented John Lennon’s deportation, dies aged 90

The US lawyer's representation of the former Beatle became a landmark case in immigration law

Donovan explains how he became songwriting “mentor” to George Harrison after living “in the shadow” of Paul McCartney and John Lennon

"I said, ‘Look, I'll show you a few tricks, how to encourage the songs’"

Liam Gallagher introduces children’s charity cover of The Beatles’ ‘With A Little Help From My Friends’

"They sung their little hearts out and they sound biblical"