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56 min ago | Torontoist

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,

3 hrs ago | IcNorthWales

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


Flora-Bamaa s 50th Anniversary Party this weekend

The Flora-Bama Lounge and Package Store is celebrating it's 50th anniversary this weekend! The " Official" Anniversary Celebration is set to begin Friday, August 1, with a "Blast-to-the-Past" Party featuring 60's prices and music.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Roy Orbison, Elvis Presley, Florida

Community Advocate Newspaper

Beatles tribute band heats up Northborough summer concert series

The Northborough Community Affairs Committee held their second summer concert of the summer July 24 at Ellsworth McAfee Park.


Related Topix: Northborough, MA, Pop/Rock

Criminal Report Daily

Artificial Intelligence Meets the Beatles

German photographer Martin Klimas' latest exhibition, a series of images he calls "Sonic Sculptures," is so explosive and colorful, it just may change the way you look -- yes, look -- at music.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Computer Science, Science, Music!, Sign 'o' the Times, Prince, Pop-Funk, Black Entertainment, Science / Technology, Robots

The Star Press

Kyle Oxley's passion for guitar pays off

Kyle Oxley's love for playing music started after he sang a song with a friend at a local talent show last year.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Eric Church, Country

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Nevada Appeal

The Beatles Flashback concert begins at 7 p.m. Aug. 6.

Jazz & Beyond, a 17-day festival that starts Friday with a Mad Hatter Garden Party at the Governor's Mansion.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hiroshima, Jazz, Nevada


Info 101: Musicbits 74: McCartney to re-issue Wings At the Speed of Sound

1976, 2014: MPL Communications/Capitol Records: non-free use of album cover to promote product with no intent to compete with or hinder copyright owner in any way.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

The Las Vegas Sun

SLS Las Vegas President and COO Rob Oseland: 'This is a place designed with locals in mind'

Rob Oseland, president and COO of SLS Las Vegas, talks to media Tuesday, May 1, 2012, about their newest property set to open in 2014.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Pop/Rock

Austin American Statesman

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A handful of Austin musicians will play Beatles songs as part of the Sunday services at the Center for Spiritual Living throughout the month of August in the Center's 13th annual Beatles Month event.


Related Topix: Short, Music!, Pop/Rock, Austin, TX, Celebrities, Paul McCartney


Five times when Weird Al Yankovic hilariously met the Beatles

Now that Weird Al Yankovic has hit the big time with a number 1 album on the Billboard charts, it's mandatory fun, so to speak, to look back at his career.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Children TV, Animated TV, The Beatles, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Music!, Al TV, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Weird

Alabama Live

Dave Anderson talks rock-meets-classical Phil Weaver project, new solo recordings, advice...

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - "It makes more sense to me that it's supposed to," Atlanta Rhythm Section and Brother Cane rock musician Dave Anderson says of his collaboration with classical guitarist Phil Weaver.


Related Topix: Huntsville, AL, Pop/Rock, The Doors, Entertainment

Derry Today

Moville to Come Together for Beatlefest on the Lough

Beatles fans, not only in Inishowen, but also further afield, are expected to flock to Moville's 8th annual BeatlesFest on the Lough.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Paul McCartney


Today in Rock: July 29

On this day in 1953 Patty Scialfa, future member of Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, is born in Deal, New Jersey.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Deal, NJ, John Lennon, Ringo Starr, Celebrities, Paul McCartney


Chubby Checker to Play DuPont Theatre, 8/29

Quite simply, Chubby Checker has the # 1 Record of all time - "The Twist," and he's bringing it to the DuPont Theatre for one night only! Tickets are on sale now for this chart-topping musical hits show which takes place on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 8pm.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Mon Jul 28, 2014


New AI Algorithm Tracks Musical Progression of The Beatles

Computer scientists have developed an artificial intelligence algorithm that can analyse and compare musical styles and have used it to study the musical progression of the Beatles.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Science, Computer Science, Ringo Starr, Celebrities, John Lennon, Paul McCartney


And now, the 50th anniversary of The Beatles 'A Hard Day's Night'

The Beatles chart domination and complementing British Invasion were well under way when A Hard Day's Night premiered in the U.S. 50 years ago on August 11, 1964, and to celebrate, the Criterion Collection has just released The Beatles' historic first film on DVD and Blu-ray .


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