Pete Best Was Fired From The Beatles 56 Years Ago Today

56 years ago today, Pete Best was fired from the Beatles and replaced by Ringo Starr. And you think you’re having a bad day in the life. Read Doug Gillard (Guided By Voices, Nada Surf) in MAGNET on Beatles cover band Bambi Kino (Gillard, Maplewood’s Mark Rozzo, Nada Surf’s Ira Elliot and Cat Power’s Erik Paparozzi):

From The Desk Of Doug Gillard: Bambi Kino In Hamburg (Part 1)

From The Desk Of Doug Gillard: Bambi Kino In Hamburg (Part 2)