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The 7 Most Overrated Time Magazine Persons of the Year

Mark Juddery | Posted 01.21.2012 | Media
Mark Juddery

It's that time again, when we start to ponder that age-old question: who will be Time magazine's Person of the Year?

Beatles Genesis: Backbeat Rocks London's West End (VIDEO)

Michael Kurcfeld | Posted 01.18.2012 | Arts
Michael Kurcfeld

How does one credibly portray the greatest rock 'n' roll band of all time without benefit of their recorded music?

The Secret Saga of the World's First Punk Band

Michael Sigman | Posted 01.16.2012 | Comedy
Michael Sigman

We lived with our parents, so there were no seedy flophouses where we could stay up for days at a time drinking and drugging. We had one groupie, a pretty 10th-grade girl with whom sex was out of the question.

Paul McCartney's Letter To Drummer Sells For A Hefty Sum

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 11.16.2011 | Home

Over 50 years later, Beatlemania is still in strong effect: A letter written by the former Beatles bassist offering an unknown drummer an audition jus...

Steve Jobs: Hardly a Perfect Person, Perhaps a Perfect Icon

William Bradley | Posted 12.26.2011 | Technology
William Bradley

Steve Jobs made it his mission to develop, design, and diffuse the stuff of the future, today. Recovering from early mistakes in as dramatic a fashion as possible, he delivered. It's not perpetual world peace, but it's enough for one person.

The Measure of a Man

Donna Jean Freberg | Posted 12.18.2011 | Home
Donna Jean Freberg

I found George Harrison's life-long love affair with music so intriguing. He spoke as often with his guitar as he did with his words. Not that his words were too shabby either.

John Lennon's Tooth Is Up For Auction

Posted 12.18.2011 | Home

Would you pay $16,000 for someone's old tooth? What if it happened to belong to John Lennon? The late musician's tooth will go up for auction next ...

"Imagine" Song Updated

Ann Lee | Posted 12.13.2011 | Comedy
Ann Lee

Imagine there's no Wall Street It's easy if you try No bubbles, no bailouts They cannot even lie Imagine all the bankers Living life modestly I...

George Harrison: Quiet Beatle, Vocal Guru

Philip Goldberg | Posted 12.07.2011 | Religion
Philip Goldberg

In the 200 years that Eastern spiritual traditions have been filtering into American life, no artist has ever done more for this cross-cultural pollination than George Harrison.

Iconic Beatles Photographer Dead

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 12.02.2011 | Arts

LONDON — Photographer Robert Whitaker, who shot some of the most famous – and infamous – images of The Beatles, has died at the age ...

WATCH: Beatles' 15-Minute Layover In Arkansas Memorialized For All Eternity

Posted 11.20.2011 | Travel

For 15 minutes 47 years ago, Walnut Ridge, Arkansas was the red-hot center of the universe: The Beatles were in town. Well, they weren’t in town ...

EU Music Copyrights Extended To 70 Years

Posted 11.12.2011 | Arts

The European Council of ministers agreed to extend the copyright on protection for musicians to 70 years from the date of performance, compared to the...

"Revolution": A Playlist for the Late, Great Steve Jobs

David Wild | Posted 12.05.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

To borrow a phrase from the Beatles, we all want to change the world. A few of us actually do. Rest in Peace Steve Jobs.

VOTE: Scorsese Chose George; Who's Your Favorite Beatle?

Posted 10.24.2011 | Arts

On October 5 and 6, HBO will air George Harrison: Living In The Material Wold, Martin Scorsese's latest documentary. Scorcese said of Harrison's m...

'Sgt. Pepper's' Artist Talks Art, Pop Culture & Professional Wrestling

Constantin Bjerke | Posted 10.24.2011 | Arts
Constantin Bjerke

Defined as the 'Andy before Warhol', Sir Peter Blake is an icon in pop-art. While he's best known for designing the cover for The Beatles' album Sgt. ...

Beatles Backing UK Anti-Piracy Campaign

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 10.17.2011 | Arts

LONDON -- The Beatles are up for the fight against pirates. The estate of iconic British band has pledged its support for the anti-piracy campaign ...

The Fab Four Reunite As Stick Figures Who Need Cash

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 10.17.2011 | Home

Paul and Ringo are the latest musicians to throw in with Why Music Matters, the year-old campaign intended to shame you from BitTorrenting. In WMM’s...

PHOTOS: Your Best Beatles Hacking Puns

Posted 10.05.2011 | Media

It was a hard day's hack! Yester-hack! Hack on the run! She hacked she hacked! Hello good-hack! We just couldn't help coming up with Paul McCartne...

Lincoln Center Out of Doors Presents She's Got the Power! A Girl Group Extravaganza

Holly Cara Price | Posted 09.27.2011 | New York
Holly Cara Price

This Saturday July 30, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in association with the Ponderosa Stomp Foundation presents a day of events intended to celebrate the girl group sounds of the 1960s.

Never Before Seen Early Beatles Photographs

ARTINFO | Posted 09.19.2011 | Arts
ARTINFO

Photographer Mike Mitchell was only 18 when he received a presspass to document the Beatles as they arrived in Washington D.C.'s Union Station to perf...

Photos Of Beatles 1st US Concert To Be Auctioned

AP | ULA ILNYTZKY | Posted 09.19.2011 | Arts

NEW YORK — In 1964, an enterprising 18-year-old snapped pictures of the Beatles' momentous first U.S. concert in Washington, D.C. On Wednesday,...

WATCH: Colbert Thrilled John Lennon Was Secret Republican

Posted 09.11.2011 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert had one tip of his hat and one wag of his finger to dole out on Monday night's show, and the tip was a stunner. Apparently, according ...

PHOTOS: Unseen Images Capture Outbreak Of Beatlemania

Posted 08.12.2011 | Entertainment

By Mike Collett-White LONDON, June 10 (Reuters) - They have been gathering dust in a basement for more than 40 years, but now U.S. photographer...

Jerry Seinfeld: The Beatles Influenced Me To End 'Seinfeld'

Posted 07.05.2011 | Comedy

Jerry Seinfeld was a guest on comedian Tom Papa's limited edition show "Come To Papa" on SiriusXM, and the iconic comedian discussed a wide range of t...

Treme & Beyond: Conversations with Steve Earle, The Belle Brigade and Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.18.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Steve Earle spoke to me from Liuzza's in New Orleans, where he had just ordered a Po Boy, and where he is currently filming the second season of HBO's Treme.