This Friday 10th November, enjoy an evening of Beatles films witth BBC4.
10:30pm - Sgt. Pepper’s Musical Revolution - composer Howard Goodall: "Gets under the bonnet of Sgt Pepper. He takes the music apart and reassembles it, to show us how it works - and makes surprising connections with the music of the last 1,000 years to do so.”
This is preceded at 9.30pm by "How the Beatles Rocked the Kremlin": The Beatles prepared the cultural way for the fall of the Berlin Wall and ultimately helped to wash away the foundations of that system.
At 11.30pm BBC presents the Arena documentary "Magical Mystery Tour Revisited" - Arena presents the greatest Beatles story never told, followed by a remastered screening of Magical Mystery Tour the main feature!
PBS today announced the U.S. broadcast premiere of Academy Award®-winner Ron Howard’s authorized and highly acclaimed Emmy® Award and GRAMMY Award®-winning documentary film about The Beatles’ phenomenal early career.
THE BEATLES: EIGHT DAYS A WEEK – THE TOURING YEARS premieres Saturday, November 25, 8:00-10:30 pm ET (check local listings) on PBS.
The film will be followed by an encore broadcast of SGT. PEPPER’S MUSICAL REVOLUTION, 10:30-Midnight ET on PBS.
On 25th June 1967 an estimated worldwide audience of 350 million watched The Beatles perform 'All You Need Is Love' as part of the Our World satellite broadcast. This press event took place the day before the live broadcast.
Find out about this incredible moment in television and music history.
Paul has confirmed his first live dates of 2018 headlining the Austin City Limits Music Festival. The festival will take place across the weekends of 5-7th and 12-14th October. Other artists set to appear include Metallica, Childish Gambino, Arctic Monkeys, Travis Scott, Odesza, The National and more.
The George Harrison estate is happy to announce HariSongs, a new label created in partnership with Craft Recordings to celebrate the Indian classical music George loved and believed would “help as a balance towards a peaceful daily life.” HariSongs launches today with two reissues in honour of both Ravi Shankar’s birthday (b. 7th April, 1920) and Ali Akbar Khan’s birthday (b. 14th April, 1922) this month.
The Beatles’ legendary animated hit film YELLOW SUBMARINE is returning to cinemas across the UK, Ireland and the U.S. this summer.
An unmissable cinema event, this momentous big-screen revival will give generations of audiences the golden opportunity to revisit Pepperland for the 50th anniversary of the film’s original release.
The visionary feature film can now be experienced back on the big screen in glorious surround sound with the groundbreaking animation presented in stunningly-remastered 4k. Looking and sounding better than ever before.