Blog 9

Blog 9

Week No 13. Ken Brown couldn’t play. He had stomach cramps and couldn’t stand up but refused to go home. Mo spoke to John, Paul, and George about whether they could perform without Ken and they assured her they could. It was decided Ken could sit on the door and earn...
Blog 8

Blog 8

During the eight weeks leading up to the opening night on Saturday the 29th of August 1959 the Quarrymen were expected to muck in with preparing the Casbah. John Lennon pained the Aztec ceiling, Paul McCartney painted the Rainbow ceiling, George painted what can only...
Blog 7

Blog 7

The cellar of 8 Haymans Green was beginning to look like a club, but it didn’t have a name or a band to play. Mo was watching a film called ‘Algiers’ starring the French actor Charles Boyer. In the movie he turns to his love interest and say’s “Come with me to the...
Blog 6

Blog 6

Haymans Green was constantly besieged by Pete and Rory’s friends. Going back and forth from the cellars to the attic in a constant procession from morning to night. Mo finally told the boys she wanted a break. Friday no friends. Friday was going to be a family night...
Take a trip down memory lane…

Take a trip down memory lane…

Take a trip down memory lane and gain an insight how it all began for the legendary Beatles at the Casbah Coffee Club We recently did a collaboration with myhotelbreak on why their guests should take time out and visit here at Casbah Coffee Club. Find out what they...
Blog 4

Blog 4

Never Say Die’ digression. I was on tour in the USA with my brother Pete Best. The tour took the Pete Best Band to Louisville Kentucky where if my memory serves me correctly, I think we were playing the Abbey Road on the River Festival. Either way the family who...