Sociologist Candy Leonard on “Beatleness”

Candy Leonard holds a master’s degree in psychology and a doctorate in sociology. Driven by a lifelong passion for the Beatles, she recently published Beatleness: How the Beatles and Their Fans Remade the World on how young Americans experienced Beatlemania in the Sixties. Continuer de lire Sociologist Candy Leonard on “Beatleness”

The « Pool of Life »

I have been lucky enough to visit Liverpool on five occasions but each time, I have heard the same thing: “There is no use in spending that much time in Liverpool!” Most people outside of the United Kingdom seem to overlook Liverpool and think that it only comes down to The Cavern Club and Anfield, and believe me, they could not be more wrong! This wonderful city has a lot to offer, and I am going to try and show you that John Lennon was right in saying that “there is a lot to do in Liddypool.” Continuer de lire The « Pool of Life »

Beatles replica Höfner guitars to go on display at the Beatles Story as part of 25th celebrations

Guitar brand Höfner has loaned four one-off replica guitars used by Paul McCartney and John Lennon to the award-winning Beatles Story in the Albert Dock as part of their 25th birthday celebrations. Continuer de lire Beatles replica Höfner guitars to go on display at the Beatles Story as part of 25th celebrations

The Beatles Story

The award-winning Beatles Story is the world’s largest permanent exhibition purely devoted to the lives and times of The Beatles. Located in the Fab Four’s hometown of Liverpool on the stunning UNESCO World heritage site at the Albert Dock, the Beatles Story takes visitors on an atmospheric journey through the lives, times, culture and music of The Beatles from their Liverpool childhood, through the early days of the band, to world domination and on to their solo careers. Continuer de lire The Beatles Story