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Paul McCartney Will Usher Ringo Starr Into The Rock Hall Of Fame

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 03.18.2015 | Entertainment

NEW YORK (AP) — Paul McCartney has agreed to induct his former Beatles mate, Ringo Starr, into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next month. Stevie Wo...

Yeah, yeah, yeah!

Marcia Liss | Posted 03.10.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Paul and Ringo Are Good Role Models for Aging Boomers

Candy Leonard | Posted 03.02.2015 | Fifty
Candy Leonard

The Beatles were always changing and evolving, which is why growing up with them was such a rich experience. They were always doing something new. As George Martin said recently, "They would always want to look beyond the horizon, not just at it."

5 Underrated Beatles Songs That You Should Get to Know, Part II

Jaime Heilbron | Posted 03.22.2015 | Entertainment
Jaime Heilbron

Out of all the songs on this list, this is quite likely the one most likely to be recognized, as Paul McCartney, its main songwriter, has taken to performing it live throughout his career, bringing more recognition to the tune.

Here, There, and Everywhere: My Panamanian Beatles Story

Jaime Heilbron | Posted 03.16.2015 | Entertainment
Jaime Heilbron

The Beatles are timeless. That right there is the understatement of the century. Almost 45 years have passed since the legendary quartet from Liverpool separated, yet their music and influence remains more than relevant in the 21st century.

5 Underrated Beatles Songs That You Should Get To Know

Jaime Heilbron | Posted 03.09.2015 | Entertainment
Jaime Heilbron

As it happens with the great groups who produce music of the highest quality, some true gems slip through the cracks. Here are five of those.

Ringo Starr: 'Finally,' All Four Beatles Are In The Hall Of Fame

rollingstonelogo | Posted 12.16.2014 | Entertainment

The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By ANDY GREENE Ringo Starr first learned he was receiving the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's A...

A Father, a Daughter, John Lennon and a Vow

Jere Hester | Posted 02.03.2015 | Entertainment
Jere Hester

Life, as John Lennon told us, is what happens while you're busy making other plans. The same can be said for lessons, which sometimes arrive as unexpected gifts from our beautiful boys -- and girls.

Mom With Cancer Helps Her Son, A Beatles Superfan, Meet Ringo Starr

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 07.25.2014 | Parents

A mom’s determination to create and share as many special moments with her kids as possible led to a meeting of a lifetime for her 5-year-old son. ...

"Give Peace a Chance": A Naïve But Heartfelt Playlist

David Wild | Posted 09.23.2014 | Entertainment
David Wild

So with all the tragic violence in The Middle East today and The Cold War being crudely reheated by Putin, here is one man's naïve but heartfelt playlist for Peace. It may not have much to do with the realities of the situation in Gaza or Ukraine, but as John Lennon once said, "Reality leaves a lot to the imagination."

From Eve Of Destruction to Already Gone: Conversations with Jack Tempchin and P.F. Sloan, Plus a Godsmack Track

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.22.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Jack Tempchin: "Then the whole music thing happened with Bob Dylan and the folk era and eventually I started being a blues harmonica player, then I moved in to being a guitar playing songwriter and then full-on head or what they call now a 'hippie.'"

Ron Howard's Next Project Is About The Beatles

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.23.2014 | Entertainment

The long and winding road of Ron Howard's illustrious career has taken him to The Beatles. The Oscar winner will direct an authorized documentary abou...

Diary of a Beatlemaniac: 50 Years Later

Mary Crescenzo | Posted 09.14.2014 | Fifty
Mary Crescenzo

The following contains love sick drool along with reflection on the Beatlemania phenomenon being celebrated this year. It contains transcriptions written with poor spelling, fair grammar, and terrible punctuation, written first-hand by a teenager {me} in a Beatle diary.

So U and More: Conversations with Neal Schon, Judas Priest's Rob Halford and Edgar Winter

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.05.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Neal Schon: "Journey is more about well-crafted songs and well recorded and produced songs, and I think that what I enjoy about my solo songs is that I'm sort of more of a painter with a blank canvas and a bunch of paints and materials to work with and I kind of throw everything on there and see how it lands."

New TV Show About The Beatles Reportedly In The Works

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 06.17.2014 | Entertainment

NBC is reportedly working to turn the story of The Beatles into a new television series. According to an exclusive report by Deadline, the eight-ep...

The Beatles and Liverpool: A Never-Ending Connection

Jaime Heilbron | Posted 08.06.2014 | Travel
Jaime Heilbron

A little over a month ago I had the opportunity to complete my lifelong dream of visiting Liverpool, the birthplace of The Beatles and where the seeds of the British rock invasion of the 1960s were first spread. I was immediately amazed and also impressed by how great a part they still play in the city's cultural and social life.

Peace & Love: Chatting with Ringo Starr

Mike Ragogna | Posted 08.06.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

It's clear Ringo and his All Starr Band are loving getting by with a little help from their friends. Here I ask him how it all started.

How the Beatles (and Yoko) Made Me a Better Dad

Jere Hester | Posted 08.03.2014 | Parents
Jere Hester

I got an early Father's Day present in late May when Yoko Ono answered a question I posted on her Facebook page as part of her weekly Q&A for fans. What, I asked, is the best way to introduce children to music?

Conversations With Toto's Steve Lukather, Jenny Sheinman, Jeff Black and Oh Honey's Mitchy Collins and Danielle Bouchard

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.08.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

We were never the trendiest band, but we've always been here. Even the critics that hated us back in the day, you get them drunk and they know the lyrics to all these songs.

ASCAP'S 'I Create Music' EXPO, Plus Conversations with E-Streeter Nils Lofgren and Summer Horns' Mindi Abair

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.18.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

ASCAP'S "I CREATE MUSIC" EXPO At the end of the month, ASCAP once again is sponsoring their annual "I Create Music" EXPO, this being the event's 9t...

No Brian Epstein? No Beatles!

Martin Lewis | Posted 04.15.2014 | Entertainment
Martin Lewis

Put simply -- The Beatles changed the world. But Brian Epstein's gift was that he changed them. And gave them the pathway to reach us.

Californication Music News, Chats with Mark Rivera and Allen Kovac, Plus Johnzo West and David Berkeley Exclusives

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.11.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

So here's the official scoop on Californication's music followed by a 45 second snippet of a remix of Pete Townshend's "Let My Love Open The Door."

What Ringo Starr And Other Older Rock Stars Really Think About Aging

Next Avenue | Richard Eisenberg | Posted 03.26.2014 | Fifty

SPECIAL FROM Next Avenue By Richard Eisenberg At the Aging in America conference I just attended, the annual gathering of the American Society o...

The Beatles On Ed Sullivan? Heck, Just 170 Days Later, I Saw Them Live!

Binky Philips | Posted 04.16.2014 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

During dinner, one night in June of 1964, out of the blue, my father announced that he'd bought tickets for The Beatles show in New York at the end of the summer.

Re-heat The Beatles

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.13.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Unfortunately, we -- and by we, I speak now of my cohort, the Baby Boom generation -- seem to be the ones who have turned nostalgia into an industry. Which takes most of the fun out of it.