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  1. John Lennon's final autograph to his killer part of PNE exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | CBC News

    ... to realize - like Minaci - that the LP represented a seminal moment in rock and roll history. "It's the end of the Beatles, " Miniaci said. "Like George Harrison said, 'there is no Beatles reunion without John Lennon.'" The day Lennon died on Dec. ...


  2. Read Full ArticleRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2015 | 104.7 WTUE

    ... Webb did it in 22 hours without a life jacket. 1965 Two female fans hired a helicopter to fly over the house the Beatles were renting in Beverly Hills and jumped from the helicopter into the swimming pool. 1994 Robert Plant and Jimmy Page reunited ...


  3. The Beatles at Met Stadium: 50 years ago todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | TwinCities

    Ringo Starr, George Harrison, John Lennon and Paul McCartney pose with Twins clubhouse manager Raymond Crump in Twins clubhouse before the band's Aug. 21, 1965, concert at Met Stadium. Bob Dylan introduced the Beatles to pot, but it was the Minnesota Twins' original clubhouse manager who showed John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr how to sauna.


  4. Beatles' First Record Contract Is Up for AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... Heritage's Dean Harmeyer. "Without this contract, which directly led to their involvement with Brian Epstein, the Beatles may have never been able achieve their later success as a recording group. And at the time it was a momentous career milestone ...


  5. Britain says 'ta-ra' to singer, TV star Cilla BlackRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 |

    ... was always happy and she always had the common touch." Black, who came from the same Liverpool music circle as The Beatles, released her first single in 1963. Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, the group's surviving members, sent floral tributes, as ...


  6. Superb 'Beatles in the News' book series expands with more on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2015 |

    ... of British publications. What's really valuable is finding stories of things that didn't happen, like the news the Beatles turned down an offer to return to the Royal Variety Show in 1965. As Paul McCartney told New Musical Express (NME), "We don't ...


  7. Happy 2015 Video Birthday to the Legendary Ginger Baker and Mercybeat Pioneer Billy J KramerRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2015 | Aquarius Papers

    ... who made it big as a result of being managed by Brian Epstein, who coincidentally was also the manager for the Beatles. The Beatles in the early 60s aspired to be a songwriting team who wrote for others as well as themselves, and gave away more than ...


  8. This Day in Rock History: August 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2015 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... drug-fueled jam session that featured the only known time that Lennon and Paul McCartney recorded together after the Beatles ' breakup. Speaking of reunions, Fleetwood Mac 's highly successful 1997 MTV Unplugged episode was captured on The Dance . ...


  9. When The Beatles met Elvis, who was Presley's biggest fan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2015 |

    The most infamous rock and roll meeting of all time occurred when Elvis Presley met The Beatles on August 27, 1965 . In the new book, Elvis: Behind The Legend , this legendary summit is recounted just in time for the 50th anniversary with some surprising and lesser known facts.


  10. Joe Smith, who did historic interviews with Beatles, others to be honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 |

    Longtime music executive Joe Smith , the only person in charge of three major record labels over the course of his career, and who also conducted a series of historic interviews with members of the Beatles and other music industry greats that are now in the Library of Congress, will be honored with the 2,558th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame , the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce announced Aug. 17. The ceremony will take place at 11:30 a.m. Aug, 27 in front of the Capitol Records Tower, 1750 N. Vine Street in Hollywood. Bonnie Raitt and Jackson Browne will be guest speakers.


  11. 50 years ago the Beatles performed six songs on the Ed Sullivan ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2015 | Boing Boing

    The Beatles performed on the Ed Sullivan Show for the forth and final time on August 14, 1965. Over 70 million people tuned in to watch.


  12. Ron Aprea: On John Lennon, Jazz Legends, And Life In MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2015 | All About Jazz

    ... right ways, and now he's ready to turn some more with the long-awaited Ron Aprea Pays Tribute To John Lennon & The Beatles (Self Produced, 2015). This conversation started there, but Aprea was open to discussing a variety of topics during the ...


  13. The Beatles' Historic Shea Stadium Concert Took Place 50 Years Ago TodayRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    Today marks the 50th anniversary of The Beatles ' historic first concert at New York City's Shea Stadium. The August 15 show, which kicked off the band's 1965 North American tour, took place at the height of Beatlemania and was attended by more than 55,000 people, making it the largest outdoor concert ever held at the time.


  14. Frank Gifford was more than just a jockRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 |

    ... was revealed during the "Outside the Lines" program, that he wasn't sure whether he should inform the nation of the Beatles legend's death. "I just don't know,'' said Cosell. "I'd like your opinion. I can't see this game situation [the Patriots ...


  15. 8 essential musical acts of the '70sRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | CNN

    ... "Fulfillingness' First Finale" and "Songs in the Key of Life." The '70s began with the "death" of the Beatles, enabling the rebirth of Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr as individual artists. While McCartney found pop success ...


  16. Left-handers Day: 20 famous people you might not know were left-handedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | IcLichfield

    ... time. One of the most important things about Paul McCartney being left-handed was that it brought symmetry to The Beatles. They were a band whose style was a huge part of who they were, and his lefty bass-guitar made them look perfect on stage. One ...


  17. Another 'Night' with the BeatlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | Pasadena Weekly

    With the success of the rare screening of the Beatles classic film "HELP!" on July 30, the South Pasadena Library is at it again, this time with the showing of another Beatles flick, 1964's "Hard Day's Night," the first full-length film made by the Fab Four. The film screens at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 20, in the South Pasadena Public Library Community Room.


  18. Billy Joel is a new dad at 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2015 | SFGate

    ... from...previous marriages and was 72 years old when his youngest, Grace, was...born. Sir Paul McCartney: The Beatles star became a father for the fourth time at the age of 61 when his former wife Heather Mills gave birth to their daughter, Beatrice ...


  19. Read an Exclusive Excerpt From Bio of Stones, Beatles Manager Allen KleinRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2015 | RollingStone

    To many fans of the Beatles and the Rolling Stones , Allen Klein is nothing but a one-dimensional villain. He's the guy that swooped down at the legendary bands' most vulnerable moments, somehow tricked these otherwise smart people into making him their manager and then took off like a thief in the night with all sorts of publishing and cash that he didn't deserve.


  20. Dire Straits has a new ground breaking MTV videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2015 |

    ... Pop Singles music chart in the United States since Johnny's Standley's 1952 comic monologue "It's in the book". The Beatles had four singles re-released in the US in 1964: "Do You Want To Know A Secret", "Please, Please Me", "Love Me Do" and "Twist ...