15 quotes from A Cellarful of Noise (Rhino Rediscovery): ‘When I was six, Hitler, who had become rather a nuisance, launched a sustained attempt to destr. Results 1 – 25 of 25 A Cellarful of Noise by Brian Epstein and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at LibraryThing Review. User Review – JonArnold – LibraryThing. One of the more curious aspects of Beatlemania was that there was even a market for their.

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For example, Epstein spoke about John Lennon being occasionally cruel. This new edition of A Cellarful of Noise features an introduction by world-renowned Beatles expert Martin Lewis, which, along with Epstein’s cfllarful words, creates a compelling insightful exploration of the life and times of a gifted man who had an ear for genius. It’s rather dry, and the most interesting part is when he writes Taylor again about the violence of Beatlemania.

Interesting to go back now and read his view of how it all started, as well as compare thwarted difference with thwarted books by Alan Williams and Michael Braun’s from the same period.

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One quote from the book especially touched me. There are no discussion topics on this book yet.

To ask other readers questions about A Cellarful of Noiseplease sign up. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? I thought this book was a brilliant insight of the behind-the-scenes everyday life of managing the Beatles.

His boyish enthusiasm, charm and ideals come shining through but anyone who knows about his “secret” life will find it all a bit too fantastic. This book was written by their manager who later ended up taking his own life. And that I think due to the time maybe the most interesting aspect of Brian Epstein. Published June 1st by Byron Preiss first published November Jul 12, Kirstin marked it as to-read.


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The amount that he, likely intentially, points out other successes he achievied in the music business is more enjoyable than grating. Lists with This Book. Of course there was more to the Brian Epstein story that would only leak out after his untimely death.

Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. There is one major typo in this edition when it mentions a “Peter Fellows”, instead of “Peter Sellers” several times in the text. But–unsurprisingly–he puts a big emotional distance between himself and the reader, and there is so much that gets left out and is lost in the process.

Refresh and try again. Brian Epstein’s story has been told so many times and better that his rather slight account gets lost in the shuffle. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. I remember reading somewhere where John Lennon said to Brian that the book should have been called “Cellar Full of Boys”. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. From his first encounter with the sturggling group inthrough their meteoric rise, to his tragic, untimely death inBrian Epstein was in many ways the heart and soul of the Beatles.

He accomplished this by polishing his speech, and if this book is an “as-told-to” autobiography, Epstein’s voice shines through every word, no matter who actually wrote them. Maybe this should have been a Beatles movie???

Jun 03, Simon Sweetman rated it liked it. Its like is still around and there are several artistes, some of them quite well-known, bound by this form of contract. Interesting for more passionate Beatles fans, but not a must-read. Lance Osborne rated it liked it Apr 09, And I always reply.

See all 38 reviews. May 31, natalie rated it liked it. I am not permitted to name them but they and their owners know who are they. He also writes with wit and charm. There are things left out — Epstein being gay being a big one, though that’s discussed in the preface to this edition — and things are left in that you wouldn’t necessarily ex Interesting.


If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? A Cellarful of NoiseEpstein’s long out-of-print autobiography, gives readers the inside story of his discovery and management of the world’s most famous rock ‘n’ roll band.

Written in the summer of Jun 09, Sam rated it liked it Shelves: Still, it is a first person narrative of a time and I re-read this because I couldn’t really remember having read it before.

Write a customer review. I thought it an inhuman document providing simply for the enslavement of any artiste eager and gullible enough to place his name over a stamp. Mar 14, Heather rated it really liked it.

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Especially the British ones from late 50’s to 70’s. But any book that can give you a fact or two about the Beatles that you didn’t already know, is a good book! Not a noteworthy literary effort but an interesting music business book by a guy cellqrful everybody now knows managed to Beatles in their success.

Get to Know Us. The writing seems quaint, old fashioned.

Part of this is because he could not have known how the end would come.