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The Beatles in Scotland

Ken McNab

The Beatles in Scotland

by Ken McNab

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Polygon in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • McCartney, Paul -- Homes and haunts -- Scotland,
  • Lennon, John, -- 1940-1980 -- Homes and haunts -- Scotland,
  • Beatles -- Anecdotes,
  • Concert tours -- Scotland -- Anecdotes

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementKen McNab.
    GenreAnecdotes
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML421.B4 M36 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 328 p. :
    Number of Pages328
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23877608M
    ISBN 101846971128
    ISBN 109781846971129
    LC Control Number2009510184

    The day after their Scottish debut, the Silver Beetles travelled miles north to Inverness to continue their seven-date tour with Liverpudlian singer Johnny Gentle. The group were on a bill which also featured Ronnie Watt and The Chekkers Rock Dance Band. It was advertised as The Beat Ballad Show, and lasted from pm to. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Beatles in Scotland by Ken McNab (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!

    Ken McNab reveals for the first time, in intimate detail, the pivotal part Scotland played in the genesis of the group. McNab follows The Beatles as rough and read unknowns on their first tour of Scotland in and again, in , as all-conquering heroes. He also discovers that the momentous decision to break up the band was made in Scotland.5/5. Get this from a library! The Beatles in Scotland.. [Ken McNab] -- Wonderful photographs and I-was-there accounts superb' - Sunday Times 'One of the most audacious additions to Fab Four literature' - The Herald This paperback edition marks the 50th anniversary.

    The Beatles began their first tour of with a performance at the Two Red Shoes Ballroom, Elgin, Scotland, on 3 January. The Two Red Shoes opened as a jazz venue on 28 July by Albert Bonici. The Beatles’ Scottish tour had been booked in November by Jack Fallon at the Cana Variety Agency. The Beatles earned £42 a night. Tune In is the first volume of All These Years—a highly-anticipated, groundbreaking biographical trilogy by the world's leading Beatles Lewisohn uses his unprecedented archival access and hundreds of new interviews to construct the full story of the lives and work of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr/5().


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Beatle fans will find a plethora of treasures in this book. During the Pre-Fab year of (when the band line up was John, Paul, George, Pete & Stu) the Beatles made a stop in Scotland.

They toured northeastern Scotland backing Johnny Gentle. They also conquered Scotland in and On October 5, the Beatles performed at the Concert Hall/5(15).

The Beatles in Scotland By (author) Ken McNab The Fab Four: George, John, Paul and Ringo, a quartet of working-class kids whose magical songs and revolutionary influence still. With these new and previously unheard stories, "The Beatles in Scotland" will appeal to any Beatles fan.

It's a fantastic celebration and a uniquely Scottish magical mystery tour. This book contains eyewitness accounts and previously unheard anecdotes from the band's Scottish tours/5(23).

The Beatles in Scotland. [Ken McNab] -- A magical history tour of eyewitness accounts, anecdotes and many never-before-seen photographs. Discover the truth about McCartney's Kintyre drug busts and Lennon's Highland car crash.

I finally had the chance to read this book, which was published last fall. Book: The Beatles in Scotland by: Ken McNab Publisher: Polygon – Birlinn Ltd (UK) ISBN: Hardcover Appx.

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Rather, it's a month by month chronicle of the four Beatles in Not surprisingly, John gets the most attention, but considering his marriage to Yoko, their very public honeymoon and their amusing yet touching campaign for peace, it's little surprise here. Paul gets his share but drops off in September /5(77).

The Beatles and Scotland. 8, likes talking about this. From homes, to family, to associates and gigs, The Beatles have a strong connection with Scotland. Find out about them here.5/5(1). About the Author. MARK LEWISOHN is the acknowledged world authority on the Beatles.

Before embarking on The Beatles: All These Years his books included the bestselling and influential The Complete Beatles Recording Sessions and The Complete Beatles Chronicle. He was a consultant and researcher on all aspects—TV, DVDs, /5(). Mark Lewisohn, in his book "The Beatles Recording Sessions," stipulates that “Ending” was extended to after all the overdubs were complete.

Therefore, it is possible that it had reached this duration with the creation of this mix, the extended portion undoubtedly resulting from manually editing in additional measures to the instrumental vamping section of the song.

The Beatles in Scotland - Kindle edition by McNab, Ken. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading The Beatles in Scotland/5(15). A new book about The Beatles' final days reveals the REAL reasons they split up Merseyside and Scotland to visit relatives in June.

Excerpts from a new book Author: Ken Mcnab. The Beatles in Scotland: John Lennon's story BEATLES fan Ken McNab chronicles the Fab Four's love affair with our country, charting the tartan. An often over-looked piece of the Beatles’ story is the band’s connection to Edinburgh.

Stuart Sutcliffe, the band’s original bassist, hailed from the city. out of 5 stars The Beatles in Scotland. Reviewed in the United States on 2 July Verified Purchase. I have read many books on The Beatles and this is a rare treasure. Lots of tidbits about their pre-fame days.

Informative chapter on Stu Sutcliffe. Read more. 3 people found this helpful/5(13). Buy The Beatles in Scotland By Ken McNab, in Very Good condition. Our cheap used books come with free delivery in the US. ISBN: ISBN Price: $ The Silver Beetles' seven-date tour of Scotland, backing singer Johnny Gentle, began on this day with a performance at the Town Hall in Alloa, Clackmannanshire.

The tour had been arranged by London-based promoter Larry Parnes – known in the industry as 'Parnes, Shillings and Pence' – following an audition in Liverpool on 10 May Writing a book about the Beatles and the Scottish connections is a relatively thankful job, because the connections are plentyful.

One Beatle was born in Scotland (Stuart) and another spent his summer holidays there (John), a third has a farm there (Paul), The Beatles started their professional career there (Johnny Gentle & The Silver Beetles), and during the Beatlemania years () the Reviews:   In the early 70s Sir Paul McCartney was at the peak of his fame.

But The Beatles had disintegrated in acrimony and London had become “heavy”. Scotland. The Beatles in Scotland printed pages Wonderful photographs and I-was-there accounts superb' – Sunday Times 'One of the most audacious additions to Fab Four literature' – The Herald This paperback edition marks the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' first Top 20 hit 'Love Me Do' in Author: Ken Mcnab.

The Beatles’ January tour of Scotland drew to a close on this evening, with a performance at the Beach Ballroom, Aberdeen. Tickets cost three shillings, and the event was billed as The Johnny Scott Band Show, featuring The Beatles. The group received a mixed reaction from the crowd, some of whom reportedly booed during the show.The Beatles in Scotland by Ken McNab starting at $ The Beatles in Scotland has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

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