Pete Best interview: ‘Let’s have it out – just me, Paul McCartney and a bottle of Scotch’
By James Hall
2 APRIL 2018
Rockin’ the Casbah: Pete Best, at the Casbah Club in Liverpool CREDIT: PAUL COOPER
He’s keeping his Beatles connection alive in other ways, too. Later this month, he will appear as himself in Lennon’s Banjo, a play at Liverpool’s Epstein Theatre, about the search for the long-lost instrument on which Lennon learned to play. Best says it’s based on fact and full of pathos and “Scouse humour”.
The original line-up of The Beatles – George, Pete, Paul and John
Mother knows best: Pete Best with Mo, who opened the Casbah Club in 1959 CREDIT: REX