Liverpool - It all began after a performance at a church event in Liverpool, England. Paul McCartney joined John Lennon's school band "The Quarrymen". “He looked like Elvis, I liked him," Lennon once said. The duo laid the foundation for a band: the Beatles. Together with George Harrison and Ringo Starr they delivered hits,"Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band" was released 50 years ago the album. In 2019 Liverpool will celebrate the anniversary success of the mushroom heads.
The Cavern Club-Liverpool and, much more about the Beatles are a tourist magnet for Liverpool. The Beatles’ legacy brought over £82M (2014 study). Exhibitions, Festivals, Special Theme Hotels, City Tours pay homage to the Beatles. 2,300+ jobs created and depending on the hype in Liverpool. The trend keeps rising, as facts show.
Kevin Underwood will include the Beatles to his UHNWI blog. Why still the hype? Why still a huge fan base? A few questioning worth finding answers… And, I have spoken to some Beatles collectors. Peter Miniaci & Tom Fontaine. (Tom Fontaine -Interview)
Tom Fontaine became a collector at the age of 5! 40 years later, he is one of the most respected & credible collector in the world. Auction houses seek his advice, for a Beatles collection item or an autograph. Tom made magazine covers, and, news on CNN. He stated Beatles autographs are probably the most widely forged signatures and, he became an expert in Beatles autographs authenticity, his opinion counts and is respected. Autographs are fun and considered an excellent investment.
Peter Miniaci has been a leading Beatles historian for several decades. He is renowned & has a reputation worldwide.
Peter has knowledge of the history & collectables of the Beatles. He is a sought-after source for books & articles as well as radio, television and films. He was himself a licensed Beatles retailer for 15 years. Since 2005 Peter is also directing & producing. He developed a -Special John Lennon- that won him a fews awards.
He is currently curating an upcoming John Lennon exhibition in Chicago in 2019.
KU- Shopping online is now featuring Beatles Memorabilia & Collectables.
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