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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...

There's Always Time for Time Travel: A Tv/Film writer shows you how

David S. Simon | Posted 03.07.2016 | GPS for the Soul
David S. Simon

I see absolutely no advantage to living in the present. Sure, it has a few benefits, but for the most part the present is not always my friend and s...

Stereo in the '70's: The Last Days of Analog

Tom Cramer | Posted 03.03.2016 | Fifty
Tom Cramer

It all started with a transistor radio hidden under my pillow, listening to WLS and WCFL AM through the single monaural earpiece when I was supposed t...

45 Awesome Beatles-Themed Baby Products

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 03.01.2016 | Parents

If you're a Beatles fan and a parent (or parent-to-be), you may want to introduce your kids to the magic of the Fab Four early on ... like, from birth...

A-Sides with Jon Chattman: Boy...was it a Bad Year to Be An Oscar-Nominated Actor

Jon Chattman | Posted 02.29.2016 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Chris Rock nailed his monologue at the 88th Annual Academy Awards. He fired off zinger after zinger about the whole "#oscarssowhite" movement, and nai...

Lock Of John Lennon's Hair Saved By Hairdresser Sells For Thousands

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 02.21.2016 | Entertainment

A lock of John Lennon's hair has sold for a record $35,000. Heritage Auctions in Dallas sold the 4-inch tuft to U.K.-based memorabilia buyer Paul Fras...

Upgraded Beatles Lyrics 2.0

Paul Lander | Posted 02.08.2016 | Comedy
Paul Lander

Upgraded Beatles lyrics 2.0 bring you such titles as "All You Need Is Like, Like Is All You Need".

New Year's Projections and the Loss of David Bowie

David S. Simon | Posted 01.14.2016 | Impact
David S. Simon

When someone like David Bowie dies part of what I think we feel is the loss of a projection. Famous people, especially those who mean a lot to us are...

5 Ways to Become an Ally for Your Aging Parents

Stacey Gordon | Posted 01.15.2016 | Fifty
Stacey Gordon

In a long car ride with my musically savvy teenagers, I happily listened to the bands they enjoy most, bands with names like "Vampire Weekend" and "...

Can You Hear Me, Major Tom?

Lev Raphael | Posted 01.15.2016 | Entertainment
Lev Raphael

As a budding writer, I found his lyrics amazing, complex, opaque and wonderful (only Roxy Music could compete). The haze of ambiguity around his sexuality was also appealing. His music, of course, wasn't like anything anyone else was playing and each album was wildly unpredictable.

The Beatles' Top 10 Most Streamed Songs On Spotify Revealed

The Huffington Post | Lily Karlin | Posted 12.26.2015 | Entertainment

The Beatles' Top 10 Most Streamed Songs On Spotify Revealed...