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1 hr ago | Examiner.com

Beatles news: 'Let It Be' cast to honor album milestone; Macca winner's blog

Beatles fans crowd the Abbey Road pedestrian crossing to watch a tribute band recreate the Beatles' 'Abbey Road' Album cover on the 40th anniversary to the minute of when the original image was taken on August 8, 2009 in London, England.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Celebrities, Paul McCartney

3 hrs ago | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

Eight Days of Beatles Celebration taking place on Fremont Street

The Eight Days of Beatles Celebration, in honor of the group's 50th anniversary, will take place Aug. 8-20 in downtown Las Vegas.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Fab Four, Paul McCartney, Celebrities, John Lennon, Entertainment

4 hrs ago | FMQB

RIAA Awards Diamond Album To 2Pac

The RIAA has announced its latest round of Gold & Platinum sales certifications, and the most notable is a rare Diamond certification for the late rapper Tupac Shakur .


Related Topix: Rap, Black Entertainment, Tupac Shakur, 2pac, Country, Pop/Rock, Florida Georgia Line

8 hrs ago | Naperville Sun

50th anniversary is focus of American English show Aug. 1

Fifty years ago The Beatles came to America and their movie, "A Hard Day's Night," was released in the United States in August of that same year.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ringo Starr, Celebrities, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Life, Lughnasadh, Holidays

12 hrs ago | Psychology Today

Why Do Young People Listen to Really Old Rock Music?

I was walking across campus last Spring, and blaring out of several dorm rooms was loud music.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Parenting

16 hrs ago | The Daily Republic

'Boyhood' mature on music, moments

Director Richard Linklater's latest film, "Boyhood," has received near universal praise for its concept, which follows Mason Evans Jr. through 12 years of schooling and life.


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

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Sunday Herald

You dancers: The Killers top list of music's most baffling lyrics

The Killers have triumphed in the baffle of the bands - after their hit Human was judged to have the most bewildering song lyric.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Killers, 9

The Southtown Star

Taste of Orland Park opens Friday evening

Preparations were underway Thursday afternoon for the annual Taste of Orland Park, which will be held Friday through Sunday at the Village Center.


Related Topix: Orland Park, IL, Pop/Rock

Times Herald

1964: Hoosiers recall Beatles at Indiana State Fair

Deep-fried Pepsi is impressive, but surely the Indiana State Fair's finest moment was the booking of the Beatles .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, US News

USA Today

1964: Hoosiers recall Beatles at Indiana State Fair

Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1n8DBIX INDIANAPOLIS -- Deep-fried Pepsi is impressive, but surely the Indiana State Fair's finest moment was the booking of the Beatles .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Indiana, US News, Music, Entertainment

Chicago Sun-Times

Comic-Con 2014: "The Fifth Beatle: The Brian Epstein Story"

In many respects, "Guardians," directed and co-written by indie wit James Gunn, and starring buffed-up former schlub Chris Pratt and Really Big Sci-Fi Blockbuster vet Director Mark Jackson's drama is a chilly study in grief starring Catherine Keener as a war-zone photographer shattered by her experiences in Libya.


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

New Jersey Herald

Short-lived Zombies make enduring impact

Fifty years ago -- with no internet or cellphones -- Colin Blunstone didn't know about the British Invasion, even though he was smack in the middle of it.


Related Topix: The Zombies, Pop/Rock, Telecom, WorldCom, IT Services

Something Else! Reviews

More Perfect Playlists: The Beatles LIVE

This one is no easy task. After all, at least initially, the Beatles seldom recorded live performances of the 1960s songs that made them most famous.


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


Coolest Parents You Could Ask For: Alicia Keys And Swizz Beatz Expecting Another Baby

The recording superstar made the announcement over her Twitter account on Wednesday night, the fourth wedding anniversary of her marriage to the hip-hop artist.


Related Topix: Dance, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Alicia Keys, Hip-Hop, R-N-B


Things to know about Coast Guard Festival July 31: Beatles tribute band, ship tours

Well, sort of. A tribute band dedicated to the iconic rock and roll foursome will highlight a busy day of events at the 90th annual Coast Guard Festival on Thursday, July 31. More than 300,000 people are expected to attend the 10-day festival, which will feature parades, fireworks, live entertainment and, of course, tributes to the Coast Guard.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Muskegon, MI, Celebrities, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Grand Haven, MI, Entertainment


Urban Planner: July 31, 2014

Theatre: Some of our city's favourite plays are being reprised as part of On Stage On Demand .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Canada,


Rhyl band to play big festival after being spotted by talent scout

A proud mum has spoken of her delight after her son's pop punk band were spotted in their home town by a talent scout.


Related Topix: Punk, United Kingdom, Isle of Wight County, England, Pop/Rock

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Thurrock Gazette

ONE of the most successful Beatles tributes acts has got a Ticket to Ride to Grays.

The Cavern Beatles, who are officially licensed by the famous Liverpool club which hosted the original Fab Four's early performances, will be performing at the Thameside Theatre on September 20. Featuring Paul Tudhope as John Lennon, Chris O'Neill as Paul McCartney, Rick Alan as George Harrison and Simon Ramsden as Ringo Starr, the group has even ... (more)


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Short, Music!, John Lennon, George Harrison, Ringo Starr

Daily Mail

Craig Brown: The incredible wheelbarrow display team! 10 things you ...

This year, the world-famous Red Arrows celebrate their 50th anniversary. Until 1964, they were known as The Red Barrows, and consisted of nine men pushing wheelbarrows around a field in tight formation.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Downton Abbey, Entertainment, Television

The New Zealand Herald

Album review: Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers, Hypnotic Eye

Most rock fans agree TP and his cracking Heartbreakers had a decade-long dream run after their self-titled debut in 76. Their taut Beatles/Byrds pop-rock welded to a nuggetty rock 'n' roll attitude and Petty's economic songs made their albums sound like collections of snappy singles.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Tom Petty, The Heartbreakers, The Byrds