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by Chet Flippo
Traces the life and times of Paul McCartney, from his humble beginnings to the height of Beatlemania. Thus I consider myself well-read on this topic
Traces the life and times of Paul McCartney, from his humble beginnings to the height of Beatlemania. Thus I consider myself well-read on this topic. Yesterday: The Unauthorized Biography of Paul McCartney by Chet Flippo came out in 1989 yet I hadn't read it until now. It was on my Beatles bookshelf for over twenty years. In Yesterday Flippo quotes extensively from other Beatles and Paul books, the overwhelming majority of which I own in the bibliography, so I learned nothing new about McCartney.
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Yesterday: The Unauthorized Biography of Paul McCartney (1989). a b c d Paul Vitello, "Chet Flippo, Journalist Who Championed Country Music, Dies at 69", New York Times, June 23, 2013. It's Only Rock 'n' Roll: My On-the-Road Adventures With the Rolling Stones (1989). Everybody Was Kung-Fu Dancing: Chronicles of the Lionized and the Notorious (1991). Graceland: The Living Legacy of Elvis Presley (1993). Retrieved 24 March 2016.
Yesterday : The Biography of a Beatle. Select Format: Hardcover. ISBN13:9780385234825. Release Date:July 1988.
He left Rolling Stone in 1980 to write books of music biography. Yesterday: The Unauthorized Biography of Paul McCartney (1989). These included Your Cheatin’ Heart, a biography of Hank Williams, published in 1981. He also contributed to the New York Times, Texas Monthly and Q magazine. He later moved to Tennessee, where he taught journalism at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville between 1991 and 1994, and became the Nashville bureau chief for Billboard magazine.
Now read on. - PaulPaul McCartney biography by Eddie Izzard. Paul's father was Jacques Cousteau, the famous fisherman, who changed the family name to McCartney after his boat hit a cart. Everyone made jokes and the name stuck. Jacques Cousteau attempted to keep Paul away from the local sectarian violence and in 1962 he encouraged him to wear a snorkel and flippers to school. This didn't work as both Catholic and Protestant school kids would poke fun at Paul shouting, "Why are you wearing a snorkel?" This has stayed with him his whole life and even today he never wears a snorkel except when swimming.
by Chet Flippo For all their fame as a group, the individual Beatles have remained enigmas. But the book lacks the details to make this section interesting. There and throughout Yesterday, Flippo’s tone is restrained, very unlike most rock biographers’ purple prose. Then again, he’s detailing a career that outstrips most hyperbole. Once Flippo reaches the point where the band changes its name-from the Silver Beetles-in 1960, the flow of events carries him along.
They told McCartney's father, Jim McCartney, whom they expected to be shocked at the news, but found him delighted at the prospect of. .Yesterday: The Unauthorized Biography of Paul McCartney. New York City, NY: Doubleday
They told McCartney's father, Jim McCartney, whom they expected to be shocked at the news, but found him delighted at the prospect of becoming a grandfather . New York City, NY: Doubleday. The Beatles Anthology DVD (DVD).
Chester White "Chet" Flippo (October 21, 1943 – June 19, 2013) was an American music journalist and biographer. Born in Fort Worth, Texas, he studied at Sam Houston State University, served in the .