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Antiques Roadshow values Beatles-owned guitar at £400,000

The guitar is a unique fretless model.

“This is sacred ground!”: Hernan Romero on producing Al Di Meola’s new Beatles-tribute album

The flamenco guitarist and producer on the studio techniques used to make Al Di Meola’s second Beatles record, Across The Universe, a faithful tribute to the Fab Four.

Immerse yourself in Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band with a new Beatles event

Taking place in Liverpool, it’s a chance to hear the album like never before.

How to play chords like John Lennon Part 1

In the first of a series looking at the chord shapes and sequences used by the Beatles, we get inside the head of John Lennon and find a solid rhythm guitarist with an ear for original chord changes.

How Joe Bonamassa dealt with the pressures of recording Royal Tea at Abbey Road

”Write the fucking songs! Abbey Road didn't write the songs for The Beatles, The Beatles wrote the songs… they just happened to be at Abbey Road!“

“It‘s costing us £30,000 a week at the moment to be closed”: Bill Heckle, co-owner of the Cavern Club

The Liverpool venue, known for regularly hosting The Beatles, fights for “survival” amid COVID-19 lockdown.

NAMM 2020 Video: First look at the Fender George Harrison Rocky Stratocaster

It was the first Stratocaster to feature in the Beatles' music.

An oral history of the Rickenbacker 12-string

Rickenbacker was not the first company with an electric 12, but when its models were taken up by The Beatles, The Byrds, and many more, the brand became synonymous with the big, bold jangle that this instrument could produce.

This 1967 Epiphone Casino comes in an ultra-rare Pelham Blue finish

We have The Beatles to thank for the popularity of the sunburst Casino, but this custom-colour model from the psychedelic era is a collectible delight.