Latest Apple Records Stories

2011-07-26 11:52:00

LOS ANGELES, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- George Harrison's GRAMMY-winning Concert for Bangladesh album makes its exclusive digital debut on the iTunes Store (www.itunes.com) today, 40 years after the historic concert event on August 1, 1971.

2010-07-06 09:39:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Launched by The Beatles in 1968, as the new outlet for their own recordings as well as the music of an eclectic roster of artists - James Taylor, Badfinger, Billy Preston, Mary Hopkin, Doris Troy, and Jackie Lomax among them - who were all personally brought to the label by The Beatles (individually and/or collectively), Apple Records made popular music history from the very moment it opened its doors. Four decades later, Apple Corps Ltd.

2009-12-03 07:40:00

Recently some rare and unreleased John Lennon recordings were discovered in a vault.

2009-07-05 11:30:56

U.S. music manager Allen Klein, who managed the British rock band the Beatles, has died at the age of 77, his publicist says. Klein founded the Allen Klein & Co.

2006-06-06 14:35:27

By Dean Goodman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Keyboardist Billy Preston, a so-called "fifth Beatle" who also played with the Rolling Stones and enjoyed solo success in his own right, died in Arizona on Tuesday after a long illness. He was 59.

2005-12-16 09:04:00

By Adam Pasick LONDON (Reuters) - Echoing their song "You Never Give Me Your Money," The Beatles have sued record company EMI Group, claiming that they are owed 30 million pounds ($53.1 million) in royalties after negotiations broke down.

Word of the Day
  • An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
  • A timorous, cowardly fellow.
Probably a blend of meek and cock, or from meek +‎ -ock (“diminutive suffix”).