Birth Place: Liverpool, England Years Active: 1960–1970 Genres: Rock, Pop
The Beatles was an English rock band, active throughout the 1960s and one of the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed acts in the history of popular music. Formed in Liverpool, by 1962 the group consisted of John Lennon (rhythm guitar, vocals), Paul McCartney (bass guitar, vocals), George Harrison (lead guitar, vocals) and Ringo Starr (drums, vocals). Rooted in skiffle and 1950s rock and roll, the group later worked in many genres ranging from pop ballads to psychedelic rock, often incorporating classical and other elements in innovative ways. The nature of their enormous popularity, which first emerged as “Beatlemania,” transformed as their songwriting grew in sophistic... Continue Bio >>
The Beatles Lady Madonna/The Inner Light single sleeve. Spain, 1968. #BeatlesArchive #ThrowbackThursday <a href="http://gnikn.us/ExploreBeatles" target="_blank">http://gnikn.us/ExploreBeatles</a>
Thursday 25th of December 2014 11:45:01 AM
The Beatles All good things must come to an end and today is the final day of our Beatles Christmas competition - tomorrow we will pick the winner from Day 12.
We've saved something special for the occasion - wipe the snow from Day 12 - our final advent calendar window - and enter to win The Beatles In Mono Vinyl Box Set.
Good luck and, from everyone here at The Beatles HQ, we wish you all a very Merry Christmas!
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The Beatles - 12 days of Christmas Every day, from now till 25th December, we'll be giving away a big bag of Beatles goodies straight from Apple Corps HQ. There will be records from the Mono Vinyl box set and lots more surprise Beatles bounty that we hope will bring you festive cheer. Wednesday 24th of December 2014 03:30:23 PM