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See The Trailer For Ron Howard's New Documentary About The Beatles

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 07.29.2016 | Entertainment

Fifty-three years after their first album, it’s hard to believe we haven’t exhausted the storied anthology of Beatles history. But Ron Howard will...

Breaking News: Love Heals The World

Dr. Cheryl Pappas | Posted 07.18.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dr. Cheryl Pappas

I still want to believe in this fictitious headline, because I know love could heal the world. These words dissolve in the smog of daily gun violence,...

McCartney Boosts Love at Philadelphia Concert

Laura Goldman | Posted 07.18.2016 | Entertainment
Laura Goldman

One Audubon, New Jersey couple will never forget the Paul McCartney concert at Philadelphia's Citizens Bank Park on July 12. Melissa Gray, an architec...

Ghosts in the Machine: Jazz Musicians and Popular Music

Kurt Ellenberger | Posted 07.11.2016 | Arts
Kurt Ellenberger

Part I: The Machine(s) Jazz and classical musicians have long had a troubled relationship with pop music. (By "pop music," I mean all styles outside o...

A Wonderful World

Yara Zgheib | Posted 06.30.2016 | World
Yara Zgheib

I see trees of green, red roses too. I see them bloom, for me and you. And I think to myself What a wonderful world. - Louis Armstrong, What a Wonderf...

Peace And Love And More: A Conversation With Ringo Starr

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.21.2016 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

A Conversation with Ringo Starr Mike Ragogna: Ringo, you've been working with the same musician pals in your All-Starr Band since 2012. How has the...

The Latest Twitter Mashup Was Coo Coo Cachoo

Jeffrey Dwoskin | Posted 06.17.2016 | Comedy
Jeffrey Dwoskin

The Beatles broke up when I was born. I'm sure it had nothing to do with me and my parents have confirmed it wasn't my fault but it has weighed heavily on me for years.

Lena Hall at the Café Carlyle: "Oh! You Pretty Things"

Regina Weinreich | Posted 06.16.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

A whiff of David Bowie hung over the air at the Café Carlyle as Lena Hall opened her two-week run. Whipping her head punk style, Hall treated her aud...

Float Like A Butterfly Muhammad Ali

Siobhan Kukolic | Posted 06.08.2016 | Good News
Siobhan Kukolic

Muhammad Ali was known for his boxing successes, but he also motivated many of us with his ideas about life and how to live it. He believed in pe...

Herb Alpert and Lani Hall Bring "A Taste of Honey" to the Café Carlyle

Regina Weinreich | Posted 06.02.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Herb Alpert kept checking in about his pin stripes, asking a rapt audience, some of whom traveled from Florida just to hear him perform at the Café C...

I'm With Stupid: Worst Song of All Time Finally Revealed

Todd Hartley | Posted 05.27.2016 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

As many of you know, I consider myself a big fan of music. I know that's not a particularly profound thought, but in my case -- what with my funk radi...

Paul McCartney Invites Lucky Kid To Play Bass Because He's Paul

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 05.19.2016 | Fifty

This is why certain Rock Gods become more god-like with time. Paul McCartney thought he'd be autographing a doll for an adoring 10-year-old fan from t...

The Beatles and the Reagan Revolution

Sam Pizzigati | Posted 05.09.2016 | Politics
Sam Pizzigati

A shrinking middle class. Rising dead-end poverty. The splurges of a new super rich. These have also become the markers of our time. Is it all the Beatles' fault? Did the lads from Liverpool pave the way for the "Reagan Revolution" and the rise of the 1 percent?

Teachers come together on Twitter for professional development and inspiration

Brad Spirrison | Posted 04.28.2016 | Education
Brad Spirrison

Although Nikki Vradenburg is the only K-1 teacher in her Bozeman, Montana-based school, her personal learning network includes fellow educators from a...

Prince and Princess and Misplaced Priorities

Jeff Schweitzer | Posted 04.26.2016 | Media
Jeff Schweitzer

The death of a celebrity like Prince evokes a response that reveals more about us than about the deceased. Our chest beating in grief is a bit self-indulgent. Cronkite was a dinosaur from the past, but one who understood this and reported accordingly, but he was probably the last one to do so.

Yesterday Is Today: Paul McCartney Shines in New Tour

Brian Levin, J.D. | Posted 04.18.2016 | Entertainment
Brian Levin, J.D.

Paul McCartney's almost three-hour, thirty-plus song, sold-out tour opening performance Wednesday night in Fresno for his nine-city "One on One" U.S.-Canadian tour has rightly garnered near ubiquitous praise from critics and fans alike.

Ringo Starr Scraps North Carolina Concert Over Anti-LGBT Law

Reuters | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 04.14.2016 | Queer Voices

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (Reuters) - Musician Ringo Starr said on Wednesday he was canceling a performance planned for June in Cary, North Carolina, in pro...

How Daft Punk Changed My Life

Brady Mathieson | Posted 04.11.2016 | Entertainment
Brady Mathieson

We all have that one thing that takes us back to our childhood. For some, it is a familiar smell. "Oh, WOW, the smell of grilled cheese takes me back ...

Steven Page at the Café Carlyle: "Heal Thyself: Past, Present, and Future"

Regina Weinreich | Posted 03.24.2016 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Steven Page, a guy-next-door type who co-founded a Canadian pop band called the Barenaked Ladies, and left to pursue a solo career in 2009, performs a...

An Art Lesson From the Beatles

Kate Harper | Posted 03.11.2016 | Arts
Kate Harper

As an artist, I often seek out biographical stories to inspire me. When George Martin passed away recently, I was reminded of the book, Can't Buy Me Love: The Beatles, Britain, and America by Jonathan Gould. It is a master guide for learning about the creative journey.

Hello, Goodbye: The Passing of King George

David S. Simon | Posted 03.10.2016 | Entertainment
David S. Simon

This is the first time I have woken up in over fifty years and George Martin is not here. And yet like George Harrison and John Lennon before him, it is impossible for him to ever leave the upstairs booth at Abbey Road.

The Adventures of George Martin (RIP), Robin Hood and Elvis Costello

Michael Sigman | Posted 03.09.2016 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

In Elvis Costello's brand new memoir, Unfaithful Music & Disappearing Ink, the brilliant songwriter recalls his childhood affection for the '50s TV hit The Adventures of Robin Hood, wherein a mythic archer redistributes income.

Paul McCartney Pens Beautiful Tribute To George Martin

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 03.09.2016 | Entertainment

Countless celebrities have come forward to pay their respects to legendary music producer Sir George Martin, who died on Tuesday night. Sir Paul McCar...

By George -- We'll Miss Him! A Personal Appreciation Of Sir George Martin

Martin Lewis | Posted 03.09.2016 | Entertainment
Martin Lewis

The Beatles were blessed to have had Three Wise Men in their lives who guided them and helped them on their astonishing trajectory to joyous world domination and enduring cultural significance. And by some remarkable gift of the gods those men were not only wise but kind and gentle.

Beatles Producer George Martin Dies

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 03.09.2016 | Entertainment

George Martin, the music industry legend who worked on nearly every Beatles recording, died on Tuesday night. He was 90. Ringo Starr broke the news o...