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Beatles Anniversary

6 Reasons a Beatles-Like Phenomenon Can't Happen Again

Candy Leonard | Posted 02.17.2015 | Entertainment
Candy Leonard

Looking back on this 50th anniversary of the Beatles arrival in America, music fans and cultural observers of all ages often ask, "Can anything like the Beatles happen again?" The question itself is somewhat rhetorical and acknowledges the singularity of the Beatles phenomenon.

A Hard Day's Write: The Beatles' Continuing Impact on Scholarly Literature

Christopher King | Posted 04.14.2014 | Science
Christopher King

The Beatles have always commanded attention and scrutiny, and not all of it confined to the popular press. Academics and scholars have also turned their sensibilities to the examination of the Beatles' work and all its facets.

6 Places Every Beatles Fan Should Visit

Budget Travel | Posted 04.13.2014 | Travel
Budget Travel

If you're a die-hard Beatles fan or just becoming aware of the musical genius that is the Beatles, we've got six places every Beatles fan should visit, whether you're planning a trip to London, a pilgrimage to Liverpool, or happen to be in the New York City area.

Hey Jude

Judy Bolton-Fasman | Posted 04.09.2014 | Women
Judy Bolton-Fasman

Fifty years ago, the Beatles came to America and told gaggles of screaming teenage girls, "I wanna hold your hand." But I first heard the song at my uncle's wedding in 1967.

Quiz: How Well Do You Know The Beatles Music?

Roz Warren | Posted 04.11.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

Today's music-lovers have a lot that we didn't have back then. Digital downloads! Music videos! Illegal music sharing! But they'll never know the joy of hearing 'If I Fell' on a transistor radio or a just-purchased 45 for the very first time. Those were the days, my friend.

Magical History Tour -- and Your Fave Fab Four Album Is in the Cards

Colm Mulcahy | Posted 04.09.2014 | Entertainment
Colm Mulcahy

For many, the magic associated with the best of the 1960s will always be inextricably entwined with the phenomenon of the Beatles.

Want To See The Beatles In D.C.?

Posted 06.10.2013 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Did you miss seeing the Beatles in D.C.? The Beatles released their first LP, "Please Please Me,” 50 years ago. To celebrate this m...

LOOK: These Beatles Charts Will Blow Your Mind

Posted 03.22.2013 | Entertainment

Friday marks the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' debut album, "Please Please Me," the twangy, charming record that brought us rock-and-roll classics ...