FAB Beatles book event with Penelope Rowlands @ MCBS

By Maine Coast Book Shop | Sep 03, 2014
Photo by: Algonquin Publishers Penelope Rowlands and screaming fans at Shea Stadium 1964

Author of The Beatles Are Here! Fifty Years After the Band Arrived in America, Writers, Musicians, and Other Fans Remember, Penelope Rowlands, shares her own adolescent Beatlemania which began in 1964 at Shea Stadium (she is pictured on the cover, screaming) and those of many, many others at the Maine Coast Bookshop this Saturday Sept. 6th from 1-3pm.  Rowlands gets to the heart of why, half a century later, the Beatles, an unforgettable cultural touchstone, still matter to us so deeply. Meet the author, who will be glad to sign copies of her book (in paperback) and listen to Beatles music which will play all day throughout the store. "We weren't smiling too much. We had assassinations.The nation was really divided. The Beatles sort of helped to bring everybody together." (--Bruce "Cousin Brucie" Morrow) Unable to attend? We'll reserve a signed copy for you, call (207) 563-3207.

PS (I Love You) Stay in Damariscotta all evening and listen and dance at the Lincoln Theater to a BeatlesTribute Band. FMI call the theater @ (207) 563-3424.

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