|BC301||The Beatles Stamps Cover, unsigned||£40.00||Buy Now|
|BC301S||The Beatles Stamps Cover, signed by Allan Williams (of the early Beatles days)||£50.00||Buy Now|
|BC301S2||The Beatles Stamps Cover, signed by the 5th Beatle, Pete Best||£50.00||Limited Availability|
|BC301YS||The Beatles Stamps Cover, with alt London (Record) postmark, signed Pete Best||£55.00||Limited Availability|
|BC301S5||The Beatles Stamps Cover, signed by Sir Peter Blake and Pete Best||£350.00||Limited Availability|
Issue Date: 09/01/2007
Issue Name: The Beatles Stamps Cover
Producer: Buckingham Covers
This superb cover was officially approved by Apple and it is an absolute must-have for any collector. Not only is it a cult cover, it is also the very first cover in Buckingham Covers Third Series. As you'll see from the illustration, our cover features all the fab four and is postmarked at Penny Lane. Liverpool. It is available signed by Pete Best, Sir Peter Blake or Allan Williams.
On February 9th 1964, when the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show there were more that 50,000 requests for its 728 seats which is even more than there were for Elvis Presley's appearance in 1956.
The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960. With members John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, they became widely regarded as the foremost and most influential music band. Rooted in skiffle, beat and 1950s rock and roll, the Beatles later experimented with several musical styles, ranging from pop ballads and Indian music to psychedelia and hard rock, often incorporating classical elements and unconventional recording techniques in innovative ways. In 1963 their enormous popularity first emerged as "Beatlemania"; as the group's music grew in sophistication, led by primary songwriters Lennon and McCartney, the band were integral to pop music's evolution into an art form and to the development of the counterculture of the 1960s.
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Pete Best is an English musician, principally known as an original member and the first drummer of the Beatles, from 1960 to 1962.
Allan Richard Williams was a British businessman and promoter who was the original booking agent and first manager of The Beatles.
Sir Peter Thomas Blake, CBE, RDI, RA is an English pop artist, best known for co-creating the sleeve design for the Beatles' album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.