Welcome back to Episode 23 of I Saw The Beatles! This weeks amazing guest is Conni Ponturo whose father surprised her with tickets to see the Beatles when she was 10 years old! And ten years ago, when she was working at the Oscars, she had the pleasure of meeting Paul McCartney backstage.
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Welcome back to episode 22 of I Saw The Beatles! This week’s special guest is Sibbie O’Sullivan. When Sibbie was a young girl, her friend’s father got tickets to see the dress rehearsal for the Beatles performance on Ed Sullivan in August 1965! Sibbie talks about that experience and about her life mixed with her love of John Lennon. The book is called My Private Lennon: Explorations from a Fan Who Never Screamed.
Welcome back to episode 21 of I Saw The Beatles! This weeks very special guest is on-air personality T Morgan – the father of classic rock radio in Philadelphia and member of the Broadcast Pioneers Hall of Fame. T saw the Beatles in 1966 at JFK Stadium in Philadelphia, PA. T wrote a book about his 40+ years as a disc jockey – Confessions of a Teenage Disc Jockey
Welcome back to episode 20 of I Saw The Beatles. This week is part 2 of our conversation with Ruth McCartney…step-sister to Sir Paul McCartney. Ruth talks about growing up within the McCartney family and how she adapted. For more information about Ruth McCartney, go to: www.McCartney.com
Welcome back to episode 19 of I Saw The Beatles. This week is part 1 of our 2 part conversation with Ruth McCartney…step-sister to Sir Paul McCartney. Ruth talks about growing up within the McCartney family and the hysteria surrounding The Beatles. For more information about Ruth McCartney, go to: http://www.McCartney.com
Welcome back to episode 18 of I Saw The Beatles. This week I’m talking with Angie McCartney…step-mum to Sir Paul McCartney. Angie talks about marrying into the McCartney family and what that entailed for her and her 5 year old daughter Ruth. For more information about Angie McCartney or to order a copy of one of her books, go to: http://www.MrsMcCartneysTeas.com.
An adorable 10 minute film….
Welcome back to Episode 17 of I Saw The Beatles! At the tender age of just 12 years old, Dorrit Takach and her sixteen year old sister ventured into Baltimore, MD to see The Beatles concert on September 13, 1964.
Welcome back to Episode 14 of I Saw The Beatles! This week’s special guest is Madelyn Palley who had the indescribable pleasure of interviewing The Beatles for Teen Magazine when she was just 16. Now she teaches a class on The Beatles and the British Invasion. Watch a quick video about her and the courses she teaches at Santa Barbara City College here.
Welcome back to episode 15 of I Saw The Beatles! This week is third and final part of our conversation with reporter Ivor Davis who accompanied The Beatles on their tours of the United States in the mid 1960s and was with them when they met Elvis Presley in 1964. Check out Ivor’s book about his experience – The Beatles and Me On Tour