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Wednesday, January 30, 2013
Ken Mansfield on life with and without the Beatles

Beatles expert, author and radio show host Jude Southerland Kessler has announced that her next guest on her weekly radio show will be none other than Ken Mansfield, former head of Apple Records. Jude's interview with Mr. Mansfield will air on Sunday, February 10 on Beatles-A-Rama!!! radio.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Monday, December 3, 2012
Author Keith Greenberg interviewed on The John Lennon Hour

Jude Southerland Kessler, host of The John Lennon Hour on Beatles-A-Rama!!! internet radio, will be interviewing author Keith Elliot Greenberg on her show on Sunday, December 9 and will be giving away a copy of his book. The John Lennon Hour is a weekly internet radio series that focuses on the life of John Lennon.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Tuesday, November 6, 2012
The John Lennon Hour now available on demand as podcast

Beatles-A-Rama!!! internet radio has announced that they will be making their latest hit show, The John Lennon Hour with host Jude Southerland Kessler, available in podcast format. Each show radio show will be made available one month after its air date. Kessler is a world-renowned Beatles expert and the author of the John Lennon Series.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Thursday, September 20, 2012
John Lennon birthday party 2012 planned

The longest-running Lennon Birthday Bash in America will be held at Enoch's Irish Pub in Monroe, Louisiana on Tuesday October 9. Festivities will include a traditional Irish Toast to John, a huge birthday cake, live music, and a tribute written for the occasion by Jude Southerland Kessler, author of the 9-volume John Lennon Series.

Source: Beatles News
Monday, August 13, 2012
The Chicago Fest for Beatles Fans: Best Fest Ever!

If you're a Beatles fan and if you've never been to one of Mark and Carol Lapdios's Fests for Beatles Fans, what are you waiting for? This is a literal must see. The Chicago Fest, which concluded last night, was the best show to date, and with each fest they keep getting better and better, with an impressive roster of stars.

Source: Beatles News
Saturday, August 11, 2012
Remembrance art at the Chicago Fest for Beatles Fans

Something is quite different this year at the Chicago Fest for Beatles Fans. The vision had changed: it's not simply about looking back and remembering or honoring the past; it's about transforming memories into art that endures forever. This weekend, gifted photographers Karen and Jim McCollum are stopping fans in their tracks.

Source: Beatles News
Monday, May 21, 2012
Louisiana pub honors John Lennon daily

EWhen you walk into Enoch's Pub in Louisiana, it's immediately apparent that John Lennon is the pub's "patron saint." For those who know Lennon well, his spirit is all over the pub. And each year on October 9, the pub "pulls out all the stops" to honor John Lennon with song, birthday cake, cheers, and well wishes.

Source: Beatles News
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Beatles author lowers her book prices during tough times

World-acclaimed Beatles author Jude Southerland Kessler has lowered the price of the first two books in her John Lennon Series. Kessler's expanded biographies on the life of John Lennon, Shoulda Been There and Shivering Inside, were originally priced at $29.95. They are both now $19.95 if bought through her website.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Lennon author makes Beatles educational videos

Jude Southerland Kessler, author of the Lennon biographies Shoulda Been There and Shivering Inside, has released a new video series on YouTube about The Beatles. Jude and her husband recorded the videos in an interview format for high school and college students who are doing research papers on Fab Four.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Friday, February 24, 2012
John Lennon goes to the Shreveport Library

Beatles author Jude Southerland Kessler will be giving a one hour presentation on the life of John Winston Lennon and the Beatles on Saturday, March 10, from 2-4 pm at the Broadmoor branch of the Shreveport Memorial Library. Following the presentation there will be a question and answer period. Admission is free.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Thursday, November 3, 2011
Biographical novel of John Lennon now available on Kindle

Jude Southerland Kessler's book Shoulda Been There, a biographical novel about the life of John Lennon, is now available for download on the Amazon Kindle. "I know John would've been delighted to see his life story presented in the latest technology. He was all about cutting edge developments and expanding horizons," says Ms. Kessler.

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Tuesday, November 1, 2011
John Lennon biographer and expert to give free lecture at NSU

Beatles expert and author Jude Southerland Kessler will be presenting a lecture entitled, "Everything I Know I Learned from The Beatles and NSU" at Northwestern State University next Monday. Ms. Kessler's forty minute lecture will include readings from both her books about the life of John Lennon and an audience Q&A.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Thursday, September 15, 2011
Famous Beatles artist adds her magic to popular John Lennon books

Artist Shannon MacDonald, known worldwide as The World's Greatest Beatles Artist, has been hired by Beatles author and expert Jude Southerland Kessler to do the cover art for her nine book series on the life of John Lennon. Ms. MacDonald's "Standing on the Edge" will appear on the fourth printing of Jude's first book, "Shoulda Been There".

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Sunday, August 7, 2011
Chicago Fest for Beatles Fans 2011, Day 2

If you're looking for good news, look no further than Chicago where the Fest for Beatles Fans is in full swing! The Marketplace is so hectic I hardly had time to write! For an author, that's a phenomenon. One of the most encouraging things about Day 2 was the number of teens and 20-somethings who were enjoying the Fest.

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Saturday, August 6, 2011
Chicago Fest for Beatles Fans 2011, Day 1

Disneyland claims to be "the happiest place on earth." But the happiest place on earth this weekend is The Fest for Beatles Fans in Chicago. Everywhere I turn, I see hugs being given away, and smiles infecting other smiles. I hear people saying, "I've missed you so much. I'm glad you're here." It's a happy place.

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Tuesday, August 2, 2011
John Lennon author exposes Beatles history glitch

Popular Beatles expert and John Lennon historical novel author, Jude Southerland Kessler, has discovered the truth behind the writing of the song She Loves You. After weeks of research, the long held belief that the song was written in a miraculous fashion on one magical night has now been debunked by Ms. Kessler.

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Tuesday, March 29, 2011
The party's over, but the favors last

Fans have said t'rah to the 37th Annual Fest for Beatles Fans in Secaucus, New Jersey. The last chorus of "The End" has been tearfully sung. But zealous fans can still partake of "very strange" Fest Goodies via the internet. And this year, there were some unbelievable purchases for fans with every size pocket book!

Source: Beatles News
Sunday, March 27, 2011
Beatles fan jobs project announced at fest

Rande and Jude Kessler of OnTheRock Books announced at the Fest for Beatles Fans Saturday night a new jobs clearing house to help out-of-work Beatles find employment. "All You Need" is a new initiative for connecting Beatles fans who are seeking employment with other Beatles fans who are hiring, or know someone who is hiring.

Source: Beatles News
Saturday, March 26, 2011
Fest for Beatles Fans hosts record-breaking author's forum

The 37th Annual Fest for Beatles Fans at the New Jersey Crowne Plaza is in full swing. The Friday night festivities featured the largest Author's Forum in the Fest's long and respected history. Eleven distinguished writers and researchers took the Main Stage for an hour-long event, talking about their varied, scholarly projects.

Source: Beatles News
Saturday, March 12, 2011
Longest running Beatles show on Earth returns to NYC March 25

Beatles Fans and Vendors from around the world will come together to enjoy non-stop Beatles activities at the 37th Annual Beatles Fans Celebration which takes place Friday-Sunday, March 25-27, at the NJ Crowne Plaza Meadowlands Hotel in Secaucus, NJ, featuring another great line up of special guests, friends and musicians.

Source: Beatles News
Monday, November 29, 2010
Book Review: David Bedford's Liddypool: Birthplace of The Beatles

David Bedford began experiencing intense in his entire body. "Once I knew what I was facing," Bedford said, "I had to find something that would take my mind off the." For Bedford, that "something" was the compilation, writing, and publishing of a brilliant, new, coffetable book entitled Liddypool: Birthplace of The Beatles.

Source: Beatles News
Sunday, November 28, 2010
Opening night of BeatExpo holds rockin' surprises

There's a certain formula to rock 'n' roll gathering: a market of vendors, a concert of stars, a stage full of celebrities, and a hall full of authors. But tonight in Stamford, CT, Charles Rosenay surprised attendees with something very unusual... After an opening act by McCartney Tribute band, "One Sweet Dream," things began to get a bit "crazy."

Source: Beatles News
Saturday, November 27, 2010
BEATexpo 2010 starts tonight in Stamford

Liverpool Productions' BEATexpo 2010 starts today, Saturday, November 27th at 8pm and runs all day tomorrow Sunday, November 28th from 11am-8pm in Stamford. Special Guests include Denny Laine, Tommy Roe, Beatles recording engineer Richard Langham, artist Shannon and author Jude Kessler.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Saturday, November 20, 2010
Fans give thanks for the Beatles at BEATexpo 2010

BEATexpo 2010: Celebrating the Fans and Music of The Beatles is a music festival/fan convention coming up soon, the Saturday and Sunday of Thanksgiving Weekend, November 27 & 28, and advance tickets are still on sale for only $15.75, but only until Friday the 26th at Noon.

Source: Beatles News
Author Jude Kessler signing books at BEATexpo next weekend

Acclaimed author Jude Southerland Kessler will be making an appearance to promote her new book, "Shivering Inside" about the life of John Winston Lennon at this year's annual BEATexpo to be held next weekend in Stamford. The book is Ms. Kessler's second book in a nine book series about John Lennon.

Source: Beatles News
Monday, October 18, 2010
Party celebrates John Lennon and new book from Jude Kessler

For Jude Southerland Kessler's Book Release Party for Shivering Inside, the second book in her John Lennon 9-book series, the Doylestown Bookshop looked a lot like a Beatles convention! People dressed in Abbey Road t-shirts and Apple jackets ate John Lennon birthday cake and toasted with Starbuck's coffee or tea.

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Thursday, October 14, 2010
BEATexpo 2010 tickets now on sale

BEATexpo 2010 returns Saturday, November 27th and Sunday, November 28th to the Holiday Inn Downtown Stamford, CT. Tickets are now on sale only $15.75 in advance, and special discounted BEATexpo room rates at the hotel are available only until November 1st. Special Guests include Denny Laine and Tommy Roe.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Wednesday, September 29, 2010
Abbey Road engineer to appear at BeatExpo

Richard Langham, the Second Engineer at EMI in Abbey Road who first met The Beatles when they came to the London studio to record Love Me Do and who worked closely with the boys on the recording of the Please Please Me LP and the From Me to You single, will be a guest presenter at BeatExpo in Connecticut this November.

Source: Beatles News
Friday, September 17, 2010
Author hosts John Lennon birthday party for new book

Jude Southerland Kessler, author of Shoulda Been There, will host a birthday party for John Lennon with the release of her new book, Shivering Inside, on Saturday, 16 October, 2010 at the Doylestown Book Store in Doylestown, Pennsylvania from 7-9 p.m. Guests will include EMI/Abbey Road recording engineer Richard Langham.

Source: Beatles News
Sunday, August 15, 2010
Chicago Beatles Fest Day 3: Beatles art and Beatles music

If you've never been to a Fest for Beatles Fans because you imagine that it's all lectures on "The Intricacies of Harmony on The White Album" or embarrassing Beatles look-alike contests, it's not. In fact, the Fest is not about the past at all. It's about now, about new Beatles releases and events, new Beatles-inspired music and art.

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Saturday, August 14, 2010
Chicago Beatles Fest Day 1: New releases from familiar faces

For a girl from L.A. (Lower Alabama) it's thrilling to be in the big city and to be surrounded by Beatles Fans! Jon Polk is here with his new Lennon Box of Vision. Bruce Spizer is writing a new book, the one I've been begging for, The Beatles on Parlophone! And artist Eric Cash is showing his painting of that historic first meeting between John and Paul.

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Friday, August 13, 2010
Chicago Beatles Fest Day 1: Beatlemania vs. the economy

Even The Beatles community is beginning to feel the pinch. Just before we left Alabama, I received an e-mail from Beatles-A-Rama owner and programmer, Pat Matthews, talking with me about his new subscription service for Beatles-A-Rama radio. The station, which has been free of charge for years, is now seeking subscription members to stay afloat.

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Tuesday, August 3, 2010
Longest running Beatles show this month in Chicago

August 14, 2010 marks the exact 50th anniversary of the day that the Beatles adopted that name for their band. Celebrating that landmark event, the world's longest-running Beatles fan convention is presenting its 34th annual Mid-West Fest, with a full program of activities across the entire weekend of August 13-15, in the Chicago area.

Source: Beatles News
Friday, July 30, 2010
Book to include rare Beatles photos and new Beatles truths

Shivering Inside, the second volume in Jude Southerland Kessler's 9-book series on the life of John Lennon, will be released on 9 October 2010, just in time for John's 70th birthday. The 800-page narrative covering the years of Dec. 1961-mid-April 1963 will include rare photos supplied by close friends of Lennon.

Source: Beatles News
Tuesday, May 11, 2010
Fab friends assist Beatles author's research

Jude Southerland Kessler, author of Shoulda Been There, has just received the assistance of Parlophone Engineer, Richard Langham. Langham, who served as Second Engineer on the day that The Beatles recorded the "Please Please Me" LP has agreed to supply crucial details about that day for Kessler's new work.

Source: Beatles News
Monday, April 26, 2010
Beatles pal teams up John Lennon bio author

Beatles author Jude Kessler is excited to announce that she sealed a deal last night with Bill Harry to join her website. Bill Harry, who was with John Lennon and the Beatles in Liverpool from the very beginning, is going to be posting a book review on Jude's site once a month. His page is going to be called "Bill Harry's Bookshelf."

Source: Beatles News Blog
Wednesday, April 7, 2010
Lennon pal writes forward for next in 9 book series about John

Shivering Inside, the second volume in the 9-book series on John Lennon by researcher-author, Jude Southerland Kessler, will again be joined by John's lifelong friend, Bill Harry. "Bill has just graciously agreed to write the Foreword for Shivering Inside," Kessler said. "He was so close to John during the time frame of the book."

Source: Beatles News
Wednesday, March 31, 2010
Beatles authors Come Together in Philadelphia

On Sunday, Beatles author Larry Kane met up with fellow Beatles expert Jude Southerland Kessler to discuss both of their upcoming book releases. Mr. Kane is the author of "Ticket to Ride" and "Lennon Revealed". Ms. Kessler is the author the Lennon biography "Shoulda Been There" and her soon to be released "Shivering Inside."

Source: Beatles News Blog
Tuesday, March 30, 2010
Lennon author announces 9-Book series

Jude Southerland Kessler, author of the biography of the life of John Lennon, Shoulda Been There, announced on Sunday at the Fest for Beatles Fans that her highly-documented Lennon series will encompass 9 books on the musician/artist/peace activist's life. Kessler's first book was researched for 20 years with 7 trips to Liverpool.

Source: Beatles News
Sunday, March 28, 2010
The Fest for Beatles Fans 2010: Day 2

How much would you pay for a reeeeeally great concert featuring 10 plus superstars of rock 'n' roll? Last night at the Fest for Beatles Fans in the Meadowlands, New Jersey, I got to see a history-making concert included in the daily admission price of only $48, with performances including Chris Montez, Billy J. Kramer, Mark Hudson and Denny Laine!

Source: Beatles News Blog
Saturday, March 27, 2010
The Fest for Beatles Fans 2010: Day 1

The best part about The Fest for Beatles Fans is its unwavering tradition and its unpredictable variety. This year, for example, there are many first-time Beatle authors at the Fest. Foremost among these is former children's book writer, Judith Kristen, who has created a book for anyone who loves John, Paul, Ringo, and especially George!

Source: Beatles News Blog
Wednesday, March 24, 2010
Lennon author seeking legendary photographer

Jude Southerland Kessler, who is poised to release the second book in her Lennon series, which will focus on John's life from December 1961 through mid-April of 1963, entitled Shivering Inside, to be released on John's 70th birthday this year, is working diligently to locate renowned London Observer photographer, Jane Brown.

Source: Beatles News

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