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3 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

Film Composer Ken Thorne Dies

The Brit, best known for his score on The Beatles' 1965 comedy Help!, passed away on Tuesday .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Celebrities, John Lennon, Paul McCartney

8 hrs ago | 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.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Children TV, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, John Lennon, Paul McCartney

14 hrs ago | HeraldNet

Tedeschi Trucks Band brings blues to Marymoor

Granted, it would be hard to make anything else - the group crowds the stage with 11 people, featuring a pair of guitarists, a pair of drummers, a saxophonist, a trombone player and more.


Related Topix: Tedeschi Trucks Band, King County, WA, Redmond, WA, Susan Tedeschi, Blues, Dance, Pop/Rock, Tori Amos

Thu Jul 10, 2014


A Hard Day's Night rocks the Cinefamily

Unless you spent too much time on the international space station you have probably heard that 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the Beatles first appearance on the Ed Sullivan show as well as their introduction to American television audiences.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Social Software, Theater, Arts

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.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, John Lennon, Celebrities, Paul McCartney

Santa Barbara Independent

Ringo Starr's Backing Band Seriously Rips

Say what you will about Ringo Starr - the man keeps some pretty solid company. And we're not just talking about John, Paul, and George.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Steve Lukather, Journey, Toto

Wed Jul 09, 2014

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.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Celebrities, John Lennon, Paul McCartney

Pocono Record

'A Hard Day's Night': 50 and still fresh

Somewhere into the last half of "A Hard Day's Night," Paul's rascal grandfather - referred to as "a clean old man" throughout the film - urges rebellion on Ringo.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock


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 .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Paul McCartney, Celebrities, John Lennon, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Essex County, England, Lancashire County, England, Merseyside County, England, Cheshire County, England

Tue Jul 08, 2014


Stop the presses: Ringo Starr makes comment on mystery 'Train Music' track

A 30-second song that has been a hot topic for a couple of weeks because of speculation that it might be the Beatles finally has a comment on it, sort of, from a Beatle.


Related Topix: Short, Music!, Children TV, Animated TV, The Beatles, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock, John Lennon

Daily Mail

Ringo Starr celebrates his 74th birthday by fronting a new fashion...

Utah cop drugged his British wife then raped her while videotaping it on five occasions before shooting her, his two kids and mother-in-law dead when she confronted him Obama agrees to meet with Texas Governor Rick Perry about illegal immigration after Perry declined to join him for a 'quick handshake on the tarmac' Uncharged mobile ban goes ... (more)


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Family, Kids, Rick Perry, US Governors

The Post-Standard

Turning Stone launches new Hands of Fame exhibit with Ringo Starr's handprints

The Beatles' Ringo Starr makes a handprint impression for the Turning Stone Resort & Casino's new Hands of Fame exhibit in Verona, N.Y. Central New Yorkers no longer need to go all the way to Hollywood's famous Chinese Theatre to see their favorite celebrities' handprints.


Related Topix: Yellow Submarine, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Family, Adventure, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Verona, NY, Entertainment

Mon Jul 07, 2014


On this day: Start of Sino-Japanese War

Japanese troops search members of the Chinese population during clashes that marked the start of Sino-Japanese War in 1937.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Pop/Rock


Ringo Starr, designer John Varvatos come together for fashion and charity

Ringo Starr's July 7 birthday celebration at the Capitol Records tower in Los Angeles was a "Peace and Love" photo event.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Was, Steve Lukather, Kiss, Non-Profit

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Ex-Beatle Ringo Starr turns 74Ex-Beatle Ringo Starr turns 74His...

His floppy hair may have receded and his youthful exuberance have worn with decades of a life well-lived, but ex-Beatle Ringo Starr still gets by - with a little help from hisa well, you know the rest.


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


Celebrity Birthdays, July 7: Ringo Starr and Sevyn Streeter

Musician, singer, songwriter and actor Ringo Starr turns 74 today. Starr gained worldwide fame as the drummer for the Beatles; he sang lead vocals for "With a Little Help from My Friends," "Yellow Submarine" and their cover of "Act Naturally."


Related Topix: Yellow Submarine, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Shining Time Station, Pop/Rock, Family, Adventure, Entertainment, Television, The Beatles, Thomas & Friends, Hip-Hop


All mixed up

Did you know the monthly edition of PR Week just named Sir Martin Sorrell THE most powerful man in PR? That's akin to The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame naming Ringo Starr the greatest guitarist in rock history.


Related Topix: Public Relations, Pop/Rock

WJZW-FM Washington

Ringo Starr Marking 74th Birthday Today with "Peace and Love" Celebration in L.A.

Ringo Starr turns 74 on Monday, and as has become a tradition for him in recent years, the legendary Beatles drummer is asking fans to join him in spreading a positive message on his birthday.


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Ringo Starr

RINGO STARR has always known how good he is - Mark Lewisohn's Tune In amply documents his status as Liverpool's top stick man - which makes his humbleness in the spotlight all the more admirable, and comical.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles


Happy birthday, Ringo Starr: Horoscopes

Happy birthday, Ringo Starr! As the former Beatle turns 74, HELLO! Online takes a look at what the stars have in store for Ringo and you... 'Woe, woe and thrice woe!' So said 'Senna the Soothsayer' in the old Frankie Howerd comedy classic Up Pompeii.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Comedy Movies, Up Pompeii, The Beatles, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Entertainment