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News about The Beatles continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

13 min ago | GlobalNews

50 years since Beatlemania took over Vancouver

WATCH: 50 years ago on Aug. 22, 1964, Beatlemania took over Vancouver's Empire Stadium.

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4 hrs ago | Boing Boing

Glimpses: amazing audiobook of one of the all-time-great rock-n-roll novels

I've been haunted by Lewis Shiner's World Fantasy Award winning novel Glimpses since I read it in 1994; I rate it as one of the all-time great rock-n-roll novels, right up there with George RR Martin's stupendous Armageddon Rag -- so imagine my delight when I discovered that it was available as an audiobook! Last weekend, I sat down at the World ... (more)

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8 hrs ago | Forbes.com

'Wizard Of Oz,' Marilyn Monroe And Beatles Memorabilia To Be Sold At Beverly Hills Auction

I write for many top newspapers, magazines and Web sites worldwide, covering the arts and every aspect of travel--business, leisure and online.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Examiner.com

Beatles news: Ron Howard at Abbey Road Studios; Beatles tablecloth missing

Ron Howard was at Abbey Road Studios and was on the Abbey Road crosswalk Thursday, according to Richard Porter of Beatles In London.com who leads Beatles walks in London.

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

Billboard

Rewinding The Charts: 50 Years Ago, The Supremes'...

1 single on the Billboard Hot 100 dated Aug. 22, 1964, "Where Did Our Love Go." During the next five years, 11 more chart-toppers followed, making the trio the American group with the most No.

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ContactMusic.com

Billy Ray Cyrus & Martina Mcbride To Headline Hollywood Bowl Beatles Celebration

Billy Ray Cyrus and Martina Mcbride are among the artists who will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the BEATLES' Hollywood Bowl show in Los Angeles this weekend.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Country, Billy Ray Cyrus, The Fab Four, Fox Filmed Entertainment, Media, Miley Cyrus

ContactMusic.com

John Lennon's Killer Fighting For Freedom

John Lennon 's killer Mark David Chapman is awaiting a decision over whether he will finally be freed from prison after his eighth parole case this week .

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BroadwayWorld.com

Billy Ray Cyrus to Appear at 'The Beatles' 50th at the Bowl'

Last night , the award-winning, multi-platinum American singer, songwriter and actor BILLY RAY CYRUS dropped by the House of Blues to perform at "Rock For Ruben," a benefit concert for the renowned industry guitar tech Ruben Velasco.

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The Wichita Eagle

Vegas' storied Sahara casino reborn, transformed

The Moroccan-themed Sahara casino that once hosted Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and the Beatles seemed a lost cause in 2011, when its owners declared the 59-year-old property unprofitable and shut it down with little more than a vague promise to return.

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Evening Sun

Vegas' storied Sahara casino reborn, transformed

The Moroccan-themed Sahara casino that once hosted Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin and the Beatles seemed a lost cause in 2011, when its owners declared the 59-year-old property unprofitable and shut it down with little more than a vague promise to return.

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KREM-TV Spokane

Seattle remembers Beatles invasion

Linda Leiren Plancich was 13 years old that night, sitting about a third of the way back from the stage, and screaming at the top of her lungs.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ravenna (Seattle, WA), West Seattle (Seattle, WA), Rainier Valley (Seattle, WA), Seattle, WA, Greenlake (Seattle, WA)

WOZZ-FM Appleton

Gene Simmons, Flea, Krist Novoselic Ranked Among "10 Richest Bassists"

It may have only four strings, but a bass guitar can make a player a lot of cash.

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Sys-Con Media

The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil Dances Its Way from San...

In celebration of the band's first and only visit, cast members from LOVE took the same route the Fab Four did 50 years ago by taking a Southwest flight from while travelers arriving from all over the globe were treated to surprise performances from the critically acclaimed show inside McCarran's Terminal 1 baggage claim.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Cirque du Soleil, Recreation, Airlines, Southwest Airlines, Transportation, us Travel, North America Travel, THQ, Travel, Las Vegas, Las Vegas Travel, Video Games

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Press On-Line

Brother-sister duo Brood over success

When Caleb and Georgia Nott arrived at the round, 13-storey high Capitol Records Tower in Hollywood to sign a major record deal, they looked at each in panic.

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Examiner.com

Ron McNeil of Beatles tribute band talks soundtrack and Monty Python

There's no doubt that fifty years after The Beatles first took America by storm, the world's love affair with John, Ringo, Paul and George is still going strong.

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

Vancouver Courier

Archives: The Beatles play Empire Stadium

The Beatles give their first Canadian concert in Empire Stadium before more than 20,000 fans.

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Deseret News

There's something wonderful about old music

Two years ago on "The Daily Show," Chris Rock had an exchange with John Stewart that identified a crucial difference between comedy concerts and musical concerts.

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Canada.com

John, leader of 'the Beatles,' is the masked killer in ISIS beheading video, former hostage says

The masked Islamic militant who beheaded an American journalist is a man who goes by the name John, the ring-leader of a group of three British jihadists dubbed "The Beatles," one former hostage says.

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Radio City

US Launches Criminal Probe Into Foley Killing

A criminal investigation has been launched into the beheading of American journalist James Foley, US Attorney General Eric Holder said.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Let it Be Announces Open Auditions for Lead Roles

LET IT BE, the international hit show celebrating the music of The Beatles, is holding open auditions to find new cast members in all four leading roles.

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