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23 min ago | 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.

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

1 hr ago | 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.

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

4 hrs ago | 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.

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

6 hrs ago | ContactMusic.com

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.

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

7 hrs ago | MLive.com

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.

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

10 hrs 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 .

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12 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.

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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)

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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.

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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.

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

WALA

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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

Examiner.com

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.

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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.

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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.

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

Examiner.com

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.

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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.

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