Allan Williams, who sort-of managed the Beatles before Brian Epstein stepped in and got them a record deal, has been spilling his regrets to a Scottish biographer.
After sort-of selling them to Epstein for £9 in unpaid Hamburg commissions – a very small mess of pottage – Mr Williams advised the new manager: “Don’t touch them with a fucking bargepole, they will let you down.”
But he’s not sorry. Really he isn’t. Read more here.
photo: Liverpool Daily Echo