A trio of Beatles-related lots comprised more than one-third of the total sales at the Popular Culture: Rock and Pop Memorabilia auction by Christie’s.
A 51-year-old handwritten letter by Paul McCartney inviting an unknown drummer to audition for The Beatles will be featured at Christie’s Popular Culture: Rock and Pop Memorabilia Auction on Nov. 15, 2011 at the auction house’s South Kensington, U.K., location.
Beatles-related photos currently at a Leland’s auction are “museum-quality photos” of John and Yoko’s ‘Bed-in,’ fresh from a U.K. exhibit.
The years from 1998 to 2006 had their share of low points for Paul McCartney. But his faith in his music, and in himself, has continued to carry him from strength to strength.
Annual festival and conference for film, interactive and music begins March 11 in Austin, Texas
Moments in Time is putting up for auction the controversial “Double Fantasy” album (above) that Lennon autographed for Mark David Chapman prior to the assassination
In his most recent book, Ken Sharp interviewed more than 40 insiders on the making of John Lennon’s last musical statement: the wonderful “Double Fantasy” album
Overseen by Yoko Ono, John Lennon’s “Gimme Some Truth” campaign will launch on 4 October (5 October in North America) with the worldwide release of eight remastered studio albums and several newly-compiled titles.
Breaking up is hard to do. Getting blamed for it is easy
The best part about working for Christie’s is when unexpected rock and roll items come through the door and turn out to have great historical significance