The movie rights for The Beatle Who Vanished, a book by Jim Berkenstadt about the life of drummer Jimmie Nicol who was a Beatle for 13 days, have been secured by Alex Orbison, son of Roy Orbison on behalf of the family’s Roy’s Boys Films, and Ashley Hamilton’s 449 Productions. Hamilton is the son of actor […]Continue Reading →
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On the 51st Anniversary of Jimmie Nicol playing with The Beatles, Frank Mastropolo of Ultimate Classic Rock did a feature article on the book, The Beatle Who Vanished. It was almost 50 years ago that Jimmie Nicol Vanished for the first time! The article is very entertaining. It includes rare video footage and images of Jimmie Nicol […]Continue Reading →
Steve Marinucci revisits what happened to Jimmie Nicol in the new Beatles book The Beatle Who Vanished in his recent article on Examiner.com. Find out if Jimmie Nicol has been seen since The Beatle Who Vanished came out in January of 2013 when you read the article. Other Posts You Might Be Interested In… “Paul McCartney” […]Continue Reading →
Buy The Beatle Who Vanished eBook http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00GDL1QOO Buy an autographed paperback copy of The Beatle Who Vanished at http://www.thebeatlewhovanished.com/ Where is Jimmie Nicol? “Paul McCartney” knows but he’s not telling. He wants you to read The Beatle Who Vanished, now on Amazon Kindle. The new Beatles book can be downloaded to any smartphone, PC, or tablet […]Continue Reading →
(If you cannot see the video please view it on http://ktla.com/2013/10/15/rock-roll-detective-talks-the-beatle-who-vanished/#axzz2jhTig978) Dubbed The Rock And Roll Detective by many of his clients, Jim Berkenstadt joined KTLA’s live morning show to discuss his new book, “The Beatle Who Vanished.” Berkenstadt answers the question “Why did The Beatles choose Jimmie Nicol to replace Ringo Starr during the first […]Continue Reading →
By Jim Berkenstadt A number of people have asked me why I chose Chas Newby to write the Foreword to The Beatle Who Vanished. First and foremost, I felt that Chas had a common experience with Jimmie Nicol. Both had worked in other bands and had been called in at the last minute to fill […]Continue Reading →
This year The Fest for Beatles Fans – Chicago was held at the Hyatt Regency in Rosemont, IL August 9-11. It was the 37th Fest, can you believe it?! Every year this event brings in hardcore Beatles fans filled with passion and wonder for The Fab 4. Along with this crew enters inquiring minds seeking […]Continue Reading →