In advance of the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ historic performance on “The Ed Sullivan Show,” the News and Media Team prepared a tipsheet of experts in music and television history discussing various aspects of this milestone.
Glenn Gass, provost professor of music and developer of the longest-running Beatles course, was quoted in several articles, including:
- The San-Jose Mercury News article, “The Beatles took America by storm 50 years ago. Could they do it again?“
- Monterey Herald, “Beatlemania: A moment in time never to be repeated“
- Gary Post-Tribune article, “All you need is love … even 50 years later“
- Bloomington Herald-Times, “50 years later, fans remember the thrill of meeting the Beatles“
Douglas Babb, an adjunct professor of music at IUPUI, was profiled in the WXIN/Fox 59 segment, “Beatles professor celebrates 50 years of musical history”
Gass, Bapp and Mike Conway, an associate professor of journalism, were quoted in the Indiana Daily Student article, “‘Who the Hell are the Beatles?‘”