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  1. The Beatles 'did not spark a musical revolution in America'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Stuff.co.nz

    When the Beatles burst on to the US music scene with I Want to Hold Your Hand in February 1964, they were credited with launching a British pop invasion across the Atlantic. Within a few months they held all top five spots on the Billboard Hot 100 list - a feat that has never been repeated - and the American music press, which once derided Beatlemania, suddenly could not get enough of the Fab Four.

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  2. Picture perfect: Rare Beatles photos, Lennon items to be auctionedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Examiner.com

    Unseen and unpublished Beatles photos from 1963 and 1967, Beatles Christmas flexis, a pair of John Lennon's gold horn-rimmed spectacles and the original draft of a statement used in the divorce proceedings for John Lennon will be among the Beatles-related items to be auctioned this month by Omega Auctions , the auction house announced May 6. The two-day auction that will include rare and collectible vinyl and music memorabilia and equipment begins May 19 and ends May 20. The photos, lot #1044 , are a collection of 30 unseen and unpublished black-and-white negatives with 24 taken of the group performing on stage. They were taken Nov. 20 1963 at the ABC Cinema in Ardwick, Manchester by photographer Derek Preston from the front of the stage.

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  3. Revolution? The Beatles were the big bang of popRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | The Age

    Far from being unoriginal, as a group of academics have suggested, the Fab Four's music and style sparked a cultural revolution. You say you want a revolution? Don't expect scientists and statisticians to be manning the barricades.Ignore the evidence of your own ears, dismiss the comments of eyewitnesses, scorn the testament of other musicians, reject the opinions of critics and historians, science has spoken: the Beatles were not really all that significant.

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  4. Rise of hip-hop eclipses Beatles eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Albany Times Union

    In this Oct. 10, 2013 file photo, U.S singer Jay-Z performs on stage at the O2 arena in London, as part of his Magna Carta World Tour. . According to a study conducted by the University of London and Imperial College released on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, the impact of hip-hop's arrival on the pop music scene has eclipsed that of the Beatles-led British invasion of 1964.

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  5. LOOK: Adele Dresses In Drag As George MichaelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | KOST-FM Glendale

    ... is thin crust Chicago style pizza. Favorite number is 43. (We didn't ask him for any of this.) Favorite band, The Beatles! Listen to him, Mark, and Darlene every weekday morning from 5 to 10 on KOST 103.5! Darlene Rodrigo is from Southern California ...

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  6. Man Easily Abducts Child From ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | KOST-FM Glendale

    ... is thin crust Chicago style pizza. Favorite number is 43. (We didn't ask him for any of this.) Favorite band, The Beatles! Listen to him, Mark, and Darlene every weekday morning from 5 to 10 on KOST 103.5! Darlene Rodrigo is from Southern California ...

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  7. Scientific study of pop music: Beatles, Stones eclipsed by emergence of hip-hop in 1991Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Star Tribune

    In this Feb. 9, 1964 file photo, The Beatles perform on the CBS "Ed Sullivan Show" in New York. Ringo Starr plays drums, rear, and playing guitars from left are Paul McCartney, George Harrison and John Lennon.

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  8. Scientific study: Beatles, Stones eclipsed by hip-hop impactRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Star Tribune

    In this Feb. 9, 1964 file photo, The Beatles perform on the CBS "Ed Sullivan Show" in New York. Ringo Starr plays drums, rear, and playing guitars from left are Paul McCartney, George Harrison and John Lennon.

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  9. 10 Musical Acts That Scored 10 #1 HitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    ... ones from the Top 100, a short-lived precursor to the Hot 100. Tenth #1: "Yesterday" (1965) Much like Elvis had, the Beatles landed their 10th number one with a mature-sounding single that veered from the sound that had made them famous. While such ...

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  10. 'The Voice' Top Six Recap: Unexpected Songs Steal the ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | RollingStone

    Monday night's episode of The Voice featured songs by the likes of Michael Jackson, Tom Petty, the Beatles and U2, but by morning, only two tracks had cracked the Top 10 on the iTunes chart: an obscure single by a little-known singer-songwriter from Michigan, and a Christian hymn published in 1779. The latter was an impassioned, semi-acapella interpretation of "Amazing Grace" by Nashville soul singer Meghan Linsey, who dedicated the church staple to her mother, Roberta. 1 comment

  11. Ron Howard's Beatles Live Project film to be previewed for buyers in CannesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Examiner.com

    Ron Howard's authorized documentary on The Beatles about their touring years that includes unseen material uncovered especially for the film will be getting a sneak preview for interested buyers in Cannes, The Beatles ' Apple Corps, Imagine Entertainment , co-founded by Ron Howard, and executives of White Horse Pictures and Studiocanal announced May 5. The announcement revealed that White Horse Pictures and Studiocanal will handle international sales of the film. No release date for the film has yet to be announced.

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  12. Obama to Letterman on retirement: 'We could play dominoes together'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | CNN

    ... passed away the following year. Musician Paul McCartney took over the marquee of the Ed Sullivan Theater, where the Beatles made big news in 1964, to performs for the '"Late Show" on July 15, 2009. It had been 16 years since Oprah Winfrey last set ...

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  13. Bmannzzz Rokk BuzzzRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | WNNJ.com

    ... YouTube channel. The footage includes Ringo running through 'It Don't Come Easy,' working out the arrangement of The Beatles' 'I Wanna Be Your Man' with Paul McCartney , Joe Walsh and Paul Shaffer and also performing 'With a Little Help from My ...

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  14. Beatles tribute to close out Ogdensburg Command Performance series in MassenaRead the original story

    Monday May 4 | North Country Now

    Ogdensburg Command Performances will wrap up its season on May 15 with "Liverpool Legends," a Beatles tribute arranged by George Harrison's sister Louise Harrison. Members of Liverpool Legends have toured the world, playing in historic venues such as Carnegie Hall, The Cavern Club in Liverpool, one of the venues where the Beatles first performed in the early 1960s.

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  15. Ringo Starr Rehearses with Paul McCartney, Green Day in New Video...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    ... . The footage includes Ringo running through his hit "It Don't Come Easy," working out the arrangement of The Beatles' "I Wanna Be Your Man" with McCartney, Joe Walsh and Paul Shaffer and also performing the Fab Four's "With a Little Help from My ...

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  16. Your weekly Beatles calendar: In 1968, Paul McCartney discovers Mary HopkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Examiner.com

    "Ladies and Gentleman...The Beatles!" under the "Exhibits" page. It's now at the Woody Guthrie Museum in Tulsa, Oklahoma until May 24, 2015.

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  17. If I knew the secret to longevity I'd bottle it and sell it, says...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Ipswich Evening Star

    ... very little about ballet, to Judy Garland... Wonderful memories. I went to school with John Lennon, the aura of the Beatles didn't hang over them - they were just four lads I knew from Liverpool, especially

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  18. David Letterman 'awash in melancholia'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | USA Today

    ... President Obama in September 2012. Letterman interviewed Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr for a CBS special 'The Beatles: The Night That Changed America - A Grammy Salute' in February 2014. Letterman's show is taped in the Ed Sullivan Theater in New ...

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  19. Why We Grieve Fictional CharactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Switched

    ... ding that the practice helps him remain sober. George Harrison's wife Patty introduced McCartney and the rest of the Beatles to Maharishi in the late 1960s. "He made it seem simple, he made it seem very attractive," says McCartney.

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  20. Today in Rock: April 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... CA. On this day in 1970 as he announces his first solo album, former Beatle George Harrison predicts that The Beatles will reunite. Also on this day rapper and actor Master P is born in New Orleans, Louisiana. On this day in 1972 John Lindsay, New ...

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