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The Register NorthJersey.com
Meadowlands at 40: Complex at a crossroadscontinued to see its profits erode while the stadium — home to both New York NF
Meadowlands at 40: Complex at a crossroads
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 22 hours ago
continued to see its profits erode while the stadium — home to both New York NFL teams once the Jets moved there from Shea Stadium in 1984 — was not yet as profitable as it would later become. By 1990, the sports authority — which by then was... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Meadowlands Sports Complex at a crossroads as 40th anniversary nearscontinued to see its profits erode while the stadium — home to both New York NF
Meadowlands Sports Complex at a crossroads as 40th anniversary nears
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
continued to see its profits erode while the stadium — home to both New York NFL teams once the Jets moved there from Shea Stadium in 1984 — was not yet as profitable as it would later become. By 1990, the sports authority — which by then was... Read more
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NBC New York
Time to Rename the MetLife Bowl to the Giants Bowlfor the Giants and they agreed to allow the Jets to share Giants Stadium after
Time to Rename the MetLife Bowl to the Giants Bowl
NBC New York / Posted 2 days ago
for the Giants and they agreed to allow the Jets to share Giants Stadium after the Jets lost their security deposit at Shea Stadium (or something approximating that). Anyway, the Giants have won four Super Bowls (and two in the last decade) and... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Bills guard McKenzie led the way for O.J.Association. Memorable moment: On Dec. 16, 1973, McKenzie was a part of histor
Bills guard McKenzie led the way for O.J.
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
Association. Memorable moment: On Dec. 16, 1973, McKenzie was a part of history in the midst of snowy conditions at Shea Stadium. The stadium was packed, despite the 4-9 Jets’ forgettable season. Everyone wanted to see if Simpson would do it... Read more
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TribLIVE
How ‘Take Me Out to Ball Game’ became 7th-inning stapleit in several languages for a Nike commercial. A robot named “Johnny Five,” wea
How ‘Take Me Out to Ball Game’ became 7th-inning staple
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
it in several languages for a Nike commercial. A robot named “Johnny Five,” wearing a New York Mets hat, did a rendition at Shea Stadium. Stan Musial played it on his ubiquitous harmonica during Hall of Fame induction ceremonies (although not his... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
August 15the TV series "Will & Grace" and "Smash," is born in Brooklyn, New York. 1965:
August 15
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 13 days ago
the TV series "Will & Grace" and "Smash," is born in Brooklyn, New York. 1965: The Beatles play to nearly 60,000 fans at Shea Stadium in New York City, in an event later seen as marking the birth of stadium rock. 1958: Buddy Holly and Maria... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in Historyindependent after some 200 years of British rule. In 1965, The Beatles played
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 13 days ago
independent after some 200 years of British rule. In 1965, The Beatles played to a crowd of more than 55,000 at New York's Shea Stadium. In 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair opened in upstate New York. In 1989, F.W. de Klerk was sworn in as... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Aug. 15, 2016independent after some 200 years of British rule. In 1965, The Beatles played
This day in history, Aug. 15, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
independent after some 200 years of British rule. In 1965, The Beatles played to a crowd of more than 55,000 at New York's Shea Stadium. In 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair opened in upstate New York. In 1974, a gunman attempted to shoot... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
August 15the TV series "Will & Grace" and "Smash," is born in Brooklyn, New York. 1965:
August 15
KTXS Abilene / Posted 13 days ago
the TV series "Will & Grace" and "Smash," is born in Brooklyn, New York. 1965: The Beatles play to nearly 60,000 fans at Shea Stadium in New York City, in an event later seen as marking the birth of stadium rock. 1958: Buddy Holly and Maria... Read more
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KECI Missoula
August 15the TV series "Will & Grace" and "Smash," is born in Brooklyn, New York. 1965:
August 15
KECI Missoula / Posted 13 days ago
the TV series "Will & Grace" and "Smash," is born in Brooklyn, New York. 1965: The Beatles play to nearly 60,000 fans at Shea Stadium in New York City, in an event later seen as marking the birth of stadium rock. 1958: Buddy Holly and Maria... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
August 15the TV series "Will & Grace" and "Smash," is born in Brooklyn, New York. 1965:
August 15
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 13 days ago
the TV series "Will & Grace" and "Smash," is born in Brooklyn, New York. 1965: The Beatles play to nearly 60,000 fans at Shea Stadium in New York City, in an event later seen as marking the birth of stadium rock. 1958: Buddy Holly and Maria... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyterms of surrender for ending World War II. In 1947, India became independent
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 13 days ago
terms of surrender for ending World War II. In 1947, India became independent after some 200 years of British rule. In 1965, the Beatles played in New York’s Shea Stadium. In 1969, the Woodstock Music and Art Fair opened in upstate... Read more
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Kenosha News
Snapshot: Snediker keeps things spinning along, like her batonsLong Island and I twirled batons through high school. Our biggest event was whe
Snapshot: Snediker keeps things spinning along, like her batons
Kenosha News / Posted 14 days ago
Long Island and I twirled batons through high school. Our biggest event was when we were invited to go to the Jets game in Shea Stadium and Joe Namath was the quarterback. So, I remember being on the 45 yard line at that game. Otherwise, it’s... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Where were you during the NYC blackout of 2003?was snarled because the traffic lights were down. The blackout even forced the
Where were you during the NYC blackout of 2003?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 14 days ago
was snarled because the traffic lights were down. The blackout even forced the evacuation of workers and players from Shea Stadium hours before a game between the Mets and the San Francisco Giants. Almost a dozen Staten Islanders found... Read more
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The Economic Times
What all happened on August 15 across the worldmost iconic products, replaced the floppy drive, the then industry standard, wi
What all happened on August 15 across the world
The Economic Times / Posted 14 days ago
most iconic products, replaced the floppy drive, the then industry standard, with a USB port. The Beatles Concert at Shea Stadium, 1965 Birthing the concept of stadium concerts, the Beatles' half-hour gig at Shea Stadium in New York City... Read more
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Kenosha News
All in the familythe team hotel. n Though she has no idea how many games she’s attended — it’s
All in the family
Kenosha News / Posted 14 days ago
the team hotel. n Though she has no idea how many games she’s attended — it’s likely at least a few thousand — Lynn left Shea Stadium early on April 8, 1969, despite it being Duffy’s first Opening Day and second game in the majors. “LaVonne... Read more
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New York Post
Why Joe Girardi could be perfect fit for new Yankees prospectsnot know in the majors that he did not have to carry his own luggage up to his
Why Joe Girardi could be perfect fit for new Yankees prospects
New York Post / Posted 15 days ago
not know in the majors that he did not have to carry his own luggage up to his room, and another was cowed by pitching at Shea Stadium, which had a second tier of seats. Girardi said he loved to see youngsters “get opportunity.” Well, the Yankees... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Mets' Terry Collins goes on rant after Diamondbacks sweepdown to .500 for the first time since a 7-7 mark in April. It was the Diamondb
Mets' Terry Collins goes on rant after Diamondbacks sweep
The Arizona Republic / Posted 16 days ago
down to .500 for the first time since a 7-7 mark in April. It was the Diamondbacks' first sweep at the Mets since 2002 at Shea Stadium. Braden Shipley pitched three-hit ball over seven innings for Arizona. He struck out seven and walked one. Zack... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Diamondbacks shut out Mets, complete three-game sweepthree-hit game. Arizona has won four straight following an 8-26 slide. With it
Diamondbacks shut out Mets, complete three-game sweep
The Middletown Press / Posted 16 days ago
three-hit game. Arizona has won four straight following an 8-26 slide. With its first sweep at the Mets since 2002 in Shea Stadium, the Diamondbacks improved to 29-27 on the road; they are 19-39 at home, where their retractable roof is usually... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Diamondbacks shut out Mets, complete three-game sweepthree-hit game. Arizona has won four straight following an 8-26 slide. With it
Diamondbacks shut out Mets, complete three-game sweep
The Register Citizen / Posted 16 days ago
three-hit game. Arizona has won four straight following an 8-26 slide. With its first sweep at the Mets since 2002 in Shea Stadium, the Diamondbacks improved to 29-27 on the road; they are 19-39 at home, where their retractable roof is usually... Read more
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Daily Mail
Do you want to know a secret? This new Beatles film is FAB!band around: A film-maker telling their story has a duty to protect and project
Do you want to know a secret? This new Beatles film is FAB!
Daily Mail / Posted 17 days ago
band around: A film-maker telling their story has a duty to protect and project it Rocking out: The Beatles performing at Shea Stadium which features in a new documentary The story of how Beatlemania first energised them on those endless tours... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Southern Oregon's Shipley, Drury Help Dbacks Rout Metsthree-hit game. Arizona has won four straight following an 8-26 slide. With it
Southern Oregon's Shipley, Drury Help Dbacks Rout Mets
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 17 days ago
three-hit game. Arizona has won four straight following an 8-26 slide. With its first sweep at the Mets since 2002 in Shea Stadium, the Diamondbacks improved to 29-27 on the road; they are 19-39 at home, where their retractable roof is usually... Read more
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TSN
D-Backs shut out Mets to complete sweepthree-hit game. Arizona has won four straight following an 8-26 slide. With it
D-Backs shut out Mets to complete sweep
TSN / Posted 17 days ago
three-hit game. Arizona has won four straight following an 8-26 slide. With its first sweep at the Mets since 2002 in Shea Stadium, the Diamondbacks improved to 29-27 on the road; they are 19-39 at home, where their retractable roof is usually... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Diamondbacks rattle Noah Syndergaard, sweep Metsbatting average in the major leagues and were shut out for the ninth time. Wit
Diamondbacks rattle Noah Syndergaard, sweep Mets
The Arizona Republic / Posted 17 days ago
batting average in the major leagues and were shut out for the ninth time. With its first sweep at the Mets since 2002 at Shea Stadium, the Diamondbacks improved to 29-27 on the road — they are 19-39 at home. Syndergaard threw up his arms in... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Last-place Diamondbacks complete sweep of Metsbatting average in the major leagues and were shut out for the ninth time. Wit
Last-place Diamondbacks complete sweep of Mets
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 17 days ago
batting average in the major leagues and were shut out for the ninth time. With its first sweep at the Mets since 2002 at Shea Stadium, the Diamondbacks improved to 29-27 on the road -- they are 19-39 at home. Syndergaard threw up his arms in... Read more
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New York Post
My favorite behind-the-scenes memories in 13 years of A-Rodfor future challengers. So which vignettes missed my cut? Here are my four oth
My favorite behind-the-scenes memories in 13 years of A-Rod
New York Post / Posted 17 days ago
for future challengers. So which vignettes missed my cut? Here are my four other finalists, in chronological order: 1. Shea Stadium, July 2004. During the Flushing leg of a Subway Series, I kibitzed with A-Rod before one of the games (I can’t... Read more
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TribLIVE
Italian festivals celebrate the food, music, culture of old countryMicheal Castaldo, an award-winning classical crossover singer who has performed
Italian festivals celebrate the food, music, culture of old country
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
Micheal Castaldo, an award-winning classical crossover singer who has performed at Carnegie Hall, Lincoln Center and Shea Stadium. The festival headliner will be accompanied by a big band. While every year is a new experience, Collini says,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Paul McCartney, fab at 74, draws a loyal crowd to the MeadowlandsMcGuire remembers the first time he saw the Beatles, in the summer of 1965, whe
Paul McCartney, fab at 74, draws a loyal crowd to the Meadowlands
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 20 days ago
McGuire remembers the first time he saw the Beatles, in the summer of 1965, when their first U.S. tour brought them to Shea Stadium in Queens. “My father was a security guard at Shea,” he said, “and he got me in to see them. To tell you the... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Relive these 11 unforgettable moments in Subway Series historyin baseball at the time, Gooden signed with the Yankees after the 1994 season.
Relive these 11 unforgettable moments in Subway Series history
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 23 days ago
in baseball at the time, Gooden signed with the Yankees after the 1994 season. In 2000, the famous Dr.K finally returned to Shea Stadium and picked up a win against his former team. It was a bittersweet moment for Mets fans. 5. Carlos Delgado’s... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Astros fans and Carlos Beltran: To boo or not to boo?his final two full seasons there curtailed by injuries. And then there were th
Astros fans and Carlos Beltran: To boo or not to boo?
Houston Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
his final two full seasons there curtailed by injuries. And then there were the lowlights. In Game 7 of the 2006 NLCS at Shea Stadium, Cardinals closer Adam Wainwright froze Beltran with a called third strike with two outs and the bases loaded in... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Six broken records we'll never forgetto Simpson's nickname. Coming into the 14th and last game of the regular seaso
Six broken records we'll never forget
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 25 days ago
to Simpson's nickname. Coming into the 14th and last game of the regular season, the Bills needed a win over the Jets in Shea Stadium to keep their postseason hopes alive. Simpson needed only 61 yards to pass the record Brown set in 1963. He did... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
Grand Funk Railroad Pulls In At The Ridgefield Playhousein some rarified company: at one point, the band equaled the Beatles attendance
Grand Funk Railroad Pulls In At The Ridgefield Playhouse
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted 25 days ago
in some rarified company: at one point, the band equaled the Beatles attendance record by selling out New York City’s famed Shea Stadium in just 72 hours. Grand Funk laid the groundwork for such bands as Foreigner, Journey, Van Halen and Bon Jovi... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Wilton
Grand Funk Railroad Pulls In At The Ridgefield Playhousein some rarified company: at one point, the band equaled the Beatles attendance
Grand Funk Railroad Pulls In At The Ridgefield Playhouse
The Daily Voice - Wilton / Posted 25 days ago
in some rarified company: at one point, the band equaled the Beatles attendance record by selling out New York City’s famed Shea Stadium in just 72 hours. Grand Funk laid the groundwork for such bands as Foreigner, Journey, Van Halen and Bon Jovi... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Danbury
Grand Funk Railroad Pulls In At The Ridgefield Playhousein some rarified company: at one point, the band equaled the Beatles attendance
Grand Funk Railroad Pulls In At The Ridgefield Playhouse
The Daily Voice - Danbury / Posted 25 days ago
in some rarified company: at one point, the band equaled the Beatles attendance record by selling out New York City’s famed Shea Stadium in just 72 hours. Grand Funk laid the groundwork for such bands as Foreigner, Journey, Van Halen and Bon Jovi... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
After trading stars, spunky Yanks rally past Mets 6-5 in 10made his first appearance for the Yankees since they reacquired him Sunday from
After trading stars, spunky Yanks rally past Mets 6-5 in 10
WSMV Nashville / Posted 26 days ago
made his first appearance for the Yankees since they reacquired him Sunday from Arizona. Clippard, who beat the Mets at Shea Stadium in his major league debut for the Yankees in May 2007, struck out two in a scoreless seventh inning. TRAINER'S... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
After trading stars, spunky Yanks rally past Mets 6-5 in 10made his first appearance for the Yankees since they reacquired him Sunday from
After trading stars, spunky Yanks rally past Mets 6-5 in 10
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 26 days ago
made his first appearance for the Yankees since they reacquired him Sunday from Arizona. Clippard, who beat the Mets at Shea Stadium in his major league debut for the Yankees in May 2007, struck out two in a scoreless seventh inning. TRAINER'S... Read more
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NBC New York
Subway Series: Yankees Beat Mets, 6-5 in 10th Inningmade his first appearance for the Yankees since they reacquired him Sunday from
Subway Series: Yankees Beat Mets, 6-5 in 10th Inning
NBC New York / Posted 26 days ago
made his first appearance for the Yankees since they reacquired him Sunday from Arizona. Clippard, who beat the Mets at Shea Stadium in his major league debut for the Yankees in May 2007, struck out two in a scoreless seventh inning. Mets:... Read more
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New York Post
Piazza, Clemens and the legendary 2-borough doubleheader: an oral history8, 2000, the inaugural two-stadium doubleheader in which Dwight Gooden made his
Piazza, Clemens and the legendary 2-borough doubleheader: an oral history
New York Post / Posted 27 days ago
8, 2000, the inaugural two-stadium doubleheader in which Dwight Gooden made his only appearance as a visiting player at Shea Stadium in Game 1, and Roger Clemens beaned his nemesis Mike Piazza at Yankee Stadium in Game 2. Here is a recollection... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Hall of Famer Mike Piazza has his No. 31 retired by Metsto the team, it meant the Mets were back," said U.S. Rep. Peter King of New Yor
Hall of Famer Mike Piazza has his No. 31 retired by Mets
Warren Times Observer / Posted 28 days ago
to the team, it meant the Mets were back," said U.S. Rep. Peter King of New York. King was raised in Queens, not far from Shea Stadium where Piazza played, and attended his pregame news conference. Piazza originally wore No. 25 with the Dodgers... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Piazza has his No. 31 retiredto the team, it meant the Mets were back,” said U.S. Rep. Peter King of New Yor
Piazza has his No. 31 retired
The Register Citizen / Posted 28 days ago
to the team, it meant the Mets were back,” said U.S. Rep. Peter King of New York. King was raised in Queens, not far from Shea Stadium where Piazza played, and attended his pregame news conference. Piazza originally wore No. 25 with the Dodgers... Read more
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USA Today
Mike Piazza's No. 31 retired by Metsup memorable moments in New York. Perhaps the most renowned, though, came on S
Mike Piazza's No. 31 retired by Mets
USA Today / Posted 28 days ago
up memorable moments in New York. Perhaps the most renowned, though, came on Sept. 21, 2001. The Mets hosted the Braves at Shea Stadium in New York City’s first sporting event following the 9/11 terror attacks. Piazza hit a two-run, eighth-inning... Read more
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Kenosha News
Reese a key piece for KingfishBlake Reese explain. “My dad (Rich) is actually a huge New York Mets fan. He’s
Reese a key piece for Kingfish
Kenosha News / Posted 28 days ago
Blake Reese explain. “My dad (Rich) is actually a huge New York Mets fan. He’s from New Jersey, and he used to go to Shea Stadium,” Reese said before Kenosha’s 4-1 win over the Wisconsin Rapids Rafters on Saturday night at Simmons Field. “My... Read more
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Kingston Daily Freeman
Mets honor Mike Piazza by retiring his uniform No. 31to the team, it meant the Mets were back,” said U.S. Rep. Peter King of New Yor
Mets honor Mike Piazza by retiring his uniform No. 31
Kingston Daily Freeman / Posted 28 days ago
to the team, it meant the Mets were back,” said U.S. Rep. Peter King of New York. King was raised in Queens, not far from Shea Stadium where Piazza played, and attended his pregame news conference. Piazza originally wore No. 25 with the Dodgers... Read more
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New York Post
I’ll say what Maccagnan won’t: These Jets are playoff or busttop-five defense last year. Success in one season does not automatically mean s
I’ll say what Maccagnan won’t: These Jets are playoff or bust
New York Post / Posted 29 days ago
top-five defense last year. Success in one season does not automatically mean success in the next — they can look at their Shea Stadium cousins this year to remember that — but there is no reason for the Jets to feel as if they don’t have enough... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
The Beatles' 1965 Shea Stadium film due in theaters in SeptemberAnd now a newly restored film with remastered sound of the Fab Four’s performan
The Beatles' 1965 Shea Stadium film due in theaters in September
Los Angeles Times / Posted 30 days ago
And now a newly restored film with remastered sound of the Fab Four’s performance Aug. 15, 1965, at New York’s Shea Stadium will be screened in conjunction with the Howard picture. The film has never been released for home video, but... Read more
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Billboard
The Beatles to Release Shea Stadium Concert in Theaters With Ron Howard FilmThe Beatles announced Thursday (July 28) that a 4K restoration of their celebra
The Beatles to Release Shea Stadium Concert in Theaters With Ron Howard Film
Billboard / Posted a month ago
The Beatles announced Thursday (July 28) that a 4K restoration of their celebrated performance at their Aug. 15, 1965, Shea Stadium concert with remastered sound will be added to the theater showings of the Ron Howard Eight Days A Week: The Beatles... Read more
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CTV News
New Beatles doc will feature 1965 Shea Stadium footage"The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years" will feature a half hour o
New Beatles doc will feature 1965 Shea Stadium footage
CTV News / Posted a month ago
"The Beatles: Eight Days a Week - The Touring Years" will feature a half hour of footage from the band's memorable Shea Stadium concert from 1965, reports Variety. The Shea Stadium concert was one of the first times a rock concert took... Read more
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Variety
Beatles Documentary ‘Eight Days’ to Include Shea Stadium ConcertAbramorama. The film will become available to stream exclusively to Hulu subscr
Beatles Documentary ‘Eight Days’ to Include Shea Stadium Concert
Variety / Posted a month ago
Abramorama. The film will become available to stream exclusively to Hulu subscribers on the next day, Sept. 17. The Shea Stadium event, one of the first rock concerts ever staged in a stadium in front of more than 55,000 people, was filmed... Read more
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