Remembering John Lennon In the Age of Trump

Like millions of people around the world, I will never forget where I was or how I felt when I heard John Lennon was shot by a deranged fan outside his New York City apartment building on December 8, 1980. It didn’t seem real. Could this really have happened? The world suddenly seemed like a… Read more

The Beatles Spread the Word in Global TV Hookup

On June 25, three weeks after the release of Sgt. Pepper, the Beatles represented the UK in Our World, the first live, international satellite TV hook-up. An estimated four hundred million people watched them perform “All You Need Is Love,” dressed in designer hippie chic, surrounded by a studio orchestra and a crowd of friends,… Read more

Beatleness Chicago Fest Preview

Although the official Beatleness publication date is not until August 26, the publisher wanted it to be available for the Fest for Fans in Chicago next week. I’m thrilled to be going – to be part of the festivities and to share Beatleness with fans. I’ll be selling and signing books all weekend at the MoonglowPR table… Read more