‘The Way We Were’: Mike Lindell on life as a rock star in the ’70s

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Mike Linnell, a pioneer in the genre, will be interviewed by Paul O’Connor, who’s written an outstanding book about his life.

He’s also an accomplished documentary filmmaker, with films including The Road to the Top (1970) and The End of the Road (1977).

The book’s title refers to the ending of the documentary on the death of Linnels parents, who had been killed in a car accident in the UK.

O’Connors story will be told in the new film The Way We Was.

He’ll be interviewed on the first episode, which will be released in the next few weeks. 

The Way we were: Mike Linsdale in his final interviews before his death in October 1979 In October 1979, on the 50th anniversary of his death, Linnells parents, Mike and Lillian, were found dead in a caravan in Cornwall.

The couple’s bodies had been discovered with the engine of their car missing.

Linnel died of a heart attack after being taken to hospital, and the police ruled his death a homicide.

The case remains unsolved. 

Linnells family: A life of rock and roll The film was produced by BBC Films, which also produced films such as The Last Days of the Beatles (1971), The Beatles: Live at Leeds Festival (1973), Beatles: The Live Sessions (1974), And Now We’re Living in the Real World (1976) and The Secret History of the Fab Four (1977), among others. 

Paul O’Connell, who co-wrote the book with Paul Morrissey, said: “The Waywe Were is a wonderful biography of a man who did not always make the headlines, but has changed our view of the life of a rockstar.

Mike and his band, The Beatles, had a reputation as a loud, noisy and aggressive band of a very small group of people, but it was their love of music that made them so popular.

The documentary also shows that they were very careful not to let the public know about their personal problems, and that was what led to their downfall and their death.

It is the most honest biography I’ve ever read.” 

Mike Linnella, the founder of The Beatles and the greatest rock musician of all time, is one of the most celebrated figures in the history of rock, comedy and music.

He was a member of the band The Beatles from 1964 to 1972, and played keyboards on their albums including Rubber Soul (1965) and Rubber Soul 2 (1966), which became the group’s biggest hits.

He won the Academy Award for Best Original Song for Rubber Soul in 1965, and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987. 

Mike was married to Lillian from 1969 until her death in 1978, and they had three children. 

“My dad and I have always been very close, and we’ve been together for almost all of my life,” Linnelli said.

“I’m a big admirer of his life and of his work.

He always had a smile on his face.

It was always in the back of my mind that we would get married someday.” 

“He was a great musician.

He had a great voice.

He loved to sing.

He could sing with a smile.

I always admired him and wanted to be like him.” 

In the film, O’Brien will discuss his relationship with his father, a prominent businessman in Cornwall and the man who was in charge of the couple’s finances. 

O’Brien said:”It was always a challenge for me to do the documentary in the time I was allowed to do it.

I’ve been in this profession for 40 years.

I had to have a real sense of time and space for that.

I didn’t have to think about it.

It came naturally.” 

The documentary will be shown in cinemas around the world on Sunday, July 19.