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3 hrs ago | University of Cambridge

I've been working like a dog: revisiting a 1960s study of the working class

The Beatles' song A Hard Day's Night was released 50 years ago today. Its runaway success in the charts overlapped with a major sociological study of the newly-affluent working class that features in Lennon and McCartney's lyrics.

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4 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Today in Rock: July 9

On this day in 1955 Bill Haley and the Comets' "Rock Around The Clock" becomes the first Rock song to hit number one on the Billboard Hot 100 Originally released as the B-side of "Thirteen Women" , it became a hit after it appeared in the movie Blackboard Jungle .

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8 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

Spotlight shines on Buddy Holly's legacy

Mick Jagger. John Lennon. Elvis Costello. They all cite Buddy Holly as a major influence in their lives.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Evening Times

Jam tomorrow for Clyde workers

THERE was a sea of heads to be seen when a mass meeting was held in the Platers' Shed during the Upper Clyde Shipbuilders work-in in 1971.

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Erie Times News

John Guerriero: Vacation takes a lot of energy on the Pa. Turnpike

That designation applied when our sons, now 25 and 21, were young and we made many pit stops along the way to our destinations.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Harrisburg, PA, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, The Sting, Hershey, PA

KFMB-TV San Diego

McCartney gets back to San Diego for first time in decades

The Beatles performed at Balboa Stadium. Between male fans crashing the stage and getting carried away and female fans passing out in pure ecstasy, it was a wonder the Beatles could finish the concert and escape the San Diego stage in one piece.

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Midwest Georgia's Magic 98.1

New Paul McCartney Video

Paul McCartney has produced another video for another track off his latest album, New.

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Something Else! Reviews

Orgone Box - Centaur

Just think of all the great music we would be robbed of, if records were given only one chance - and that chance being at the time they were originally released.

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Something Else! Reviews

No rules, just rock: The Beatles' Hard Day's Night was a revolution in black and white

The parade of Beatles 50th anniversary celebrations have barely begun, and fans have yet to revisit some of the group's most momentous achievements - many centered around their musical breakthroughs.

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The Independent

Ringo Starr makes modelling debut and he's pretty pleased about it

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BroadwayWorld.com

Let it Be Returns to the West End Tonight

LET IT BE will begin previews at the Garrick Theatre tonight, 9th July 2014, marking the 50th anniversary of the London premiere of A Hard Day's Night .

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IcNetwork

Brecon Jazz: The magnificent seven you won't want to miss

Burt Bacharach needs little introduction. In a landmark 50+ year run in the charts, Bacharach's music continues to set industry records and creative standards.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

WWL-AM New Orleans

Scoot: Pink Floyd coming together for new album

When I heard that Pink Floyd would be releasing a new album in October, I thought about how exciting the news is for Pink Floyd fans but I also thought about the bands that will never reunite to do anything new.

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WSJ Media and Advertising

Paul McCartney Pays Tribute to Meeting John Lennon in 'Early Days'

In Paul McCartney's new video for " Early Days ," the 72-year-old ex- Beatle pays homage to meeting John Lennon in a beautifully shot black-and-white clip from director Vincent Haycock .

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Sacramento Bee Newspaper

David Brooks: The creative climate

In the current issue of The Atlantic, Joshua Wolf Shenk has a fascinating description of how Paul McCartney and John Lennon created music together.

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Los Angeles Times

Ringo Starr's 74th birthday rocks peace, love and fundraising

Ringo Starr celebrates his 74th birthday with his wife Barbara Bach in front of the Capitol Records Building.

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MediaPost

If Music Is All Free, Exclusivity Is The Value

Or John Lennon in a with Bob Dylan, trying to keep up with Dylan's booze-fueled riffing.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Finextra Research news

Will the world live as one? Wither IoT...

John Lennon said "You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us.

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The Jersey Journal

Marshall Crenshaw heads to WNTI Stage Fest in Knowlton Township, Aug. 15-17

Marshall Crenshaw has just about done it all, from acting to playing music, but when it comes down to it, he is most at home performing in front of appreciative audiences.

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NME

Johnny Depp guest stars in Paul McCartney's...

Actor Johnny Depp guest stars in a brand new video for Paul McCartney's 'Early Days' - click below to watch.

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