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What Would John Lennon Think?

Melissa Webster | Posted 12.15.2012 | Entertainment
Melissa Webster

Would he secretly embrace digital technology while publicly spurning anything short of vinyl records as a bastardization of music? Or, would he publicly welcome the changes and call it evolution for music and artists?

John Lennon's Angry Letters

Posted 10.09.2012 | Entertainment

John Lennon may have penned peace-loving classics like "Imagine," but he wasn't always the conciliatory type. In a number of letters excerpted by ...

Popular Beatles Song Gets Transformed Into Really Dark Comic Strip

Posted 09.25.2012 | Arts

Over time, the Beatles' "Yesterday" has become one of those cute songs sung on road trips or gathered round a campfire, along with other seemingly mil...

PHOTOS: Intimate Portraits From The Beatles' Early Years

Hank Bordowitz | Posted 11.25.2012 | Fifty
Hank Bordowitz

Robert Whitaker had the good fortune to be the Beatle's "official photographer" throughout their recording career. His famous shots are part of a hefty new book of photos, "With The Beatles."

Paul McCartney Gets BIG Honor

AP | Posted 11.08.2012 | Entertainment

PARIS — France's Elysee Palace says former Beatle Paul McCartney has been decorated with the legion of honor for services to music. On Saturday...

Paul McCartney Nabs Huge Honor

AP | Posted 09.05.2012 | Entertainment

PARIS -- France's Elysee Palace has said former Beatle Paul McCartney has been nominated for the legion of honor for services to music. On Tuesday, a...

Takin' It to the Suites

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

Mitt Romney: He's not a leader, but he plays one on TV. Mitt Romney: the American Idol candidate.

50 Years Ago, Pete Best Was Fired From The Beatles

The Huffington Post | Cavan Sieczkowski | Posted 08.17.2012 | Entertainment

On Aug. 16, 1962, Pete Best was fired from the Beatles. The British rock band decided to fire their original drummer and replace him with Ringo Starr....

Ringo Starr On The Beatles' Legacy: 'We're Still Outselling Most Acts!'

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 07.09.2012 | Entertainment

Ringo Starr celebrated his 72nd birthday on Saturday with a public "peace and love moment" in Nashville. Hundreds of fans joined Starr, from the baby ...

Russia's Top Narc Blames Beatles For Drug Craze

Newser.com | Posted 08.26.2012 | Weird News

All you need is drugs, drugs, drugs. That seems to be the message the Beatles communicated to Russia's top narcotics-fighting official, who believ...

WATCH: Noted Homosexuals Discuss 'Magic Mike'

Bryan Safi | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Bryan Safi

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Best Rock, Pop and Soul Music for Summer 2012, Part 1!

Dusty Wright | Posted 08.20.2012 | Home
Dusty Wright

With so much new music to consume, I wanted share some of my favorite new (and few old) rock, pop, and soul picks for Summer 2012.

Rock Music's Best Lesson: Age Is Irrelevant, Only the Music Matters

Debra Sharon Davis | Posted 08.19.2012 | Fifty
Debra Sharon Davis

many teens and those under 30 are huge fans of classic rock stations and compete with their parents regarding factual knowledge of The Rolling Stones and The Beatles.

To Paul on His 70th Birthday

Graham Milne | Posted 08.18.2012 | Entertainment
Graham Milne

John Lennon's voice was taken from us by a madman, and George Harrison's silenced by cancer, but Paul McCartney's grows louder still. If there is a leader of the music world, a President of the United States of Rock, Paul wins unopposed on the first ballot.

Beatles' Son Marries

E! Online | Posted 08.11.2012 | Celebrity

Something in the way she moves...led them to the altar. ...

EXCLUSIVE: Watch A Remastered Clip From 'Yellow Submarine'

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 06.08.2012 | Entertainment

Forty-four years after it splashed into theaters, "Yellow Submarine" has been re-released on Blu-ray. Judging by the exclusive clip available at the b...

WATCH: Paul McCartney Adds Mariachi Twist To Beatles' Classic

Posted 05.15.2012 | Latino Voices

It's hard to believe Paul McCartney - the mariachi-singing ex-Beatle - is turning 70 years-old next month. After a three-hour performance in front of ...

Beautiful Images Of The Beatles' Early Years

Arne Bellstorf | Posted 07.09.2012 | Books
Arne Bellstorf

We're left with Astrid's strong black and white imagery, photographs of their young androgynous faces frozen in time, looking moody, wearing black cloths and long scarfs. As if they knew they would become part of pop mythology.

Mad Men: Rejecting Advertising, Or, Don Draper Meets Acid Rock, Pop Buddhism, and an Independent Wife

William Bradley | Posted 07.08.2012 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Don't look now, but something important just happened on Mad Men. A major character, someone with real talent in the field, just rejected advertising. Someone who happens to be ad guru Don Draper's bright and shiny new wife.

The Night Led Zeppelin Dethroned the Beatles! (And I Was There!)

Paul Iorio | Posted 07.01.2012 | Miami
Paul Iorio

In pop culture history, Led Zeppelin officially dethroned The Beatles on May 5, 1973, at Tampa Stadium in Tampa, Florida. I attended the show as a 15-year-old high school student.

Mad Men: Wibbly-Wobbly, Timey-Wimey, Trippy-Wippy (and Peggy Olson Is No Dana Scully)

William Bradley | Posted 04.24.2012 | Entertainment
William Bradley

The hairpin plot twists so evident in last week's episode continue in this one, as does the sense of suddenly (seemingly?) impending doom.

Steve Jobs In 'Lost' Interview: 'My Model Of Management Is The Beatles'

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 04.18.2012 | Technology

Before the iPad, the iPhone and the iPod, before the famously simplistic uniform of blue jeans and a fitted black turtleneck, there was simply Steve J...

Paul McCartney Snubs Paraguay's President

AP | Posted 06.17.2012 | Entertainment

ASUNCION, Paraguay — Paul McCartney has turned down the offer for a presidential tour of Paraguay's government palace in the capital of Asuncion...

WATCH: The Beatles Help A Lovelorn Octopus

Mental Floss | Posted 06.02.2012 | Weird News

In September of 1965, the Beatles were the hottest act in the history of show business. With all of the massive worldwide Beatles production machin...

Davy Jones and Me: A Teen Dream Comes True

Marjorie Hope Rothstein | Posted 05.01.2012 | Fifty
Marjorie Hope Rothstein

As a pudgy faced pre-teen, I was beyond words with excitement and also mortified. I was going to spend the day with teen idol, Davy Jones and my father.