Paul McCartney backstage at Shea Stadium, Aug. 15, 1965
From Paul McCartney’s official Instagram, celebrating the re-release of Wings’ 1971 debut Wild Life
“Paul With Rose”, Marrakech 1972, by Linda McCartney
Paul McCartney banging away on Red Rose Speedway, 1973, Linda McCartney photo via Paul’s Instagram
Look at Paul. If looks could kill.
George about to get his Beatle wig snatched
The Beatles, 1965
Astounding session by Mark and Colleen Hayward
The Beatles at Budokan, June 30, 1966, via japantimes
McLennon parked in the Tokyo Hilton, 1966, by Shimpei Asai from his book Hello Goodbye, my edit of his original via rollingstone. The crowds were crazy enough outside that the police forbade them from leaving the hotel at all.
John snuck briefly out, but Paul was caught pretty much as soon as he stepped outside, and hustled right back up to the room.
The Beatles with George’s new Moog Synthesizer during the recording of Abbey Road.
Lower pic with Mike Vickers, who had previously conducted the orchestra for “All You Need Is Love,” this time, responsible for programming the synthesizer used on four of the album’s tracks: "Maxwell’s Silver Hammer", “I Want You (She’s So Heavy)”, “Here Comes The Sun”, and “Because”.
One more from TheBeatles.com: John’s turn to poke at it!
Paul McCartney with WIngs, 1976, by James Fortune