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2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

The Beatles week ahead: Ringo Starr heads to Los Angeles

"Good Ol' Freda" is now out on DVD and Blu-ray and is also streaming on Netflix.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Ringo Starr, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Magical Mystery Tour, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies

6 hrs ago | The Daily Breeze

Vin Scully, music filled the Summer of 1964

OK! I get it! You're not a baby boomer like me. You're probably tired of hearing about The Beatles, Ed Sullivan and whatever else the CNN/Tom Hanks “The Sixties” special series is talking about.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Vin Scully, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, The Ed Sullivan Show, Entertainment, Television

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Gloversville Leader-Herald

Full Buck Moon

Artists, musicians, actors and crafters from across the region converged at Fulton-Montgomery Community College on Saturday to celebrate their work.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Mayfield, NY, The Beatles, Canajoharie, NY, Gloversville, NY

Detroit Free Press

Beloved Seger album gets musical translation in live Detroit tribute

There's still time to see the digitally restored version of 1964's 'A Hard Day's Night' on the big... Don Was reprises his annual Detroit All-Star Revue for a seventh time during the Concert of Colors 2014 at the Max M. Fisher Music Center in Detroit on Saturday, June 12, 2014.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Pop/Rock, Was, Bob Seger

Noozhawk

Diane Dimond: Rembrandts of the Courtroom Provide a Look Back at High-Profile Trials

OK, by a show of hands, how many readers have actually sat inside a courtroom and watched a trial? Having been assigned to cover countless high-profile trials over the years, I have to admit I relish it.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

BroadwayWorld.com

'The Beatles: The Night That Changed America' &...

"The Beatles: The Night That Changed America - A GRAMMY Salute" has received six Emmy Award nominations, and the 56th Annual GRAMMY Awards telecast has received two in recognition of outstanding production excellence.

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Related Topix: Children TV, Animated TV, The Beatles, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Pop/Rock, Grammy Awards, Music!, Music, Los Angeles, CA

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Mirror.co.uk

Celebrity homes under the hammer: How much their pre-fame houses were sold for

From royals and rock legends to rappers and football superstars, living where it all began for your favourite celeb needn't break the bank Money might not be able to buy you love, but it could buy you the home where Beatles star George Harrison grew up and played his first rehearsals with Paul McCartney and John Lennon.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Pop/Rock, New York, Prince William, Royal Wedding

Stuff.co.nz

The continued damning of Yoko Ono

This week I kept getting sent the clip of Yoko Ono at Glastonbury - the internet declared it the worst live performance ever.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Indie, Yo la Tengo, The Drones, Punk

Psychology Today

The Art of Successful Workplace Collaboration

It was just after 4 P.M. when a group of teenagers took the stage. Rumor has it the boys were so anxious about playing in front of their neighbors, they downed a few beers before launching their set.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Pop/Rock

Television Week

Oscar-Winning Composer Dead at 90 -- Known for a Classic 1966 Musical ...

Oscar-Winning Composer Dead at 90 -- Known for a Classic 1966 Musical and the 1980s Superman Movies, He Also Shared a Grammy Nomination With John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison A veteran film and television composer whose diverse body of work spanned seven decades has died.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, George Harrison, Los Angeles, CA

CNN

5 things to know about Beatlemania

The Beatles arrived in the United States 50 years ago and embarked on a history-making path of pop culture dominance.

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Examiner.com

Animator brings memories of Beatles cartoons and 'Yellow Submarine' to show

Ron Campbell, who directed the legendary Saturday morning cartoon show "The Beatles " that aired on ABC from 1965 through 1969 and was an animator on the Beatles film "Yellow Submarine," told Beatles Examiner it's amazing that the 1967 film is loved by so many almost 50 years later.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Children TV, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Yellow Submarine, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Family, Adventure

Times of Oman

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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Thu Jul 10, 2014

4 Hoteliers

35 World Travel Market facts.

World Travel Market first opened its doors back in 1980 when Margaret Thatcher was Prime Minister and Blondie, Abba and David Bowie were all topping the music charts and now marks its 35th anniversary with 35 little-known facts.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Pop/Rock, David Bowie, The Beatles, Empire

Sunherald.com

Let's Shed a little light on the 18 Best BBQ Joints in America

TheShed Barbeque and Blues Joint didn't make the cut. That's what happens when you let New Yorkers pick your barbecue joints.

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Related Topix: Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, New York, Pop/Rock

She Knows

9 Things you didn't know about Jacquie Lee

We chatted with the Season 5 runner-up of The Voice to find out about her new single "Broken Ones" and discovered some surprising facts about the 17-year-old singer.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Entertainment

Journal and Courier

Star Watch July 10

Star Watch July 10 Japanese actor Ken Watanabe poses for photographers during the Japan premiere of his movie "Godzilla" in Tokyo, Thursday, July 10, 2014.

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Related Topix: hulu, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Paul McCartney, The Beatles, Theater, Arts, Movies, Entertainment

Examiner.com

Today in Rock: July 10

On this day in 1964 The Beatles ' A Hard Day's Night film has its Liverpool premiere, with over 200,000 locals turning up to celebrate their hometown heroes making good.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger, Jersey City, NJ

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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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ringo Starr, Celebrities, Paul McCartney

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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Related Topix: Rock Around the Clock, Music!, Drama Movies, The Temptations, Soul, Pop/Rock

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