The Beatles http://nhpr.org en 2.10.14: Trains, The Beatles & New England's Ski History http://nhpr.org/post/21014-trains-beatles-new-englands-ski-history <p></p><p>The Winter Olympics are in full swing, and among those going for gold at Sochi are eight New Hampshire residents. Today on Word of Mouth, we’ll go back to the days before lifts and lodges to find out why a tiny state with icy mountains has produced so many champs. Also, last night marked the 50th Anniversary of The Beatles’&nbsp; first performance on the Ed Sullivan Show, an event that drew the largest audience for any program in the history of television up to that time, and has remained burned into America’s collective memory. We’ll take a deeper look into the start of Beatle-mania.</p><p></p><p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 17:42:35 +0000 Word of Mouth 43116 at http://nhpr.org 2.10.14: Trains, The Beatles & New England's Ski History Imagining the real John Lennon http://nhpr.org/post/imagining-real-john-lennon <p>NPR Music critic and Beatles scholar Tim Riley talks about the new revelations he uncovers in his book, Lennon.</p> Thu, 08 Dec 2011 17:16:14 +0000 Virginia Prescott 809 at http://nhpr.org Imagining the real John Lennon