The Beatles http://wlrn.org en House That Hosted Beatles May Not Have 'Any Time At All' http://wlrn.org/post/house-hosted-beatles-may-not-have-any-time-all <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A home that provided the backdrop for a </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://life.time.com/icons/beatles-swimming-pool-story-behind-famous-photo/#1" target="_blank">1964 photo shoot with the Beatles</a></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is up for demolition, according to a notice placed in the Miami Herald this month. That possibility has some people reminiscing about old times and others whispering "historic preservation."</span></p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 03:52:28 +0000 Wilson Sayre 31573 at http://wlrn.org House That Hosted Beatles May Not Have 'Any Time At All' How The Beatles Stole Miami's Heart (And Vice Versa) http://wlrn.org/post/how-beatles-stole-miamis-heart-and-vice-versa <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Suffice it to say, almost everyone tries to score a trip to South Florida in February.</span></p><div><p>And, in February of 1964, that was true of the band almost everyone wanted to see: The Beatles.</p><p>Trade Liverpool for the swimming pool -- that's what John, Paul, George and Ringo did.</p><p>Fresh off their record-setting performance on The Ed Sullivan Show, The Beatles made one more stop in Washington, D.C. for their first public U.S. concert.</p><p>But Sullivan the showman knew what he had. And he wasn't letting it go so quick.</p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 13:11:27 +0000 Kelley Mitchell 27902 at http://wlrn.org How The Beatles Stole Miami's Heart (And Vice Versa) Were You One Of The Miami Teens Photographed By Beatle Ringo Starr In 1964? http://wlrn.org/post/were-you-one-miami-teens-photographed-beatle-ringo-starr-1964 <p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(26, 39, 50); font-family: arial, helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 19px; "><strong>Update 3:12 p.m. Oct. 24</strong>:&nbsp;</span>The mystery of the identity of the kids in a car whose photo was snapped by Ringo Starr during The Beatles first visit to the America may have been solved.</p><p>Sadly, Starr may have gotten his cities mixed up. The photo was likely not taken in Miami, but in New York.</p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 19:36:41 +0000 Luisa Yanez & Noel Gonzalez 22573 at http://wlrn.org Were You One Of The Miami Teens Photographed By Beatle Ringo Starr In 1964?