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Win a Recording Session With Rock Legends From CardoCamp

Morena Duwe | Posted 06.30.2015 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

The technological revolution has lead to an over-saturated music industry. While not necessarily a negative thing as more musicians are given a grea...

Sam Cooke, The Rolling Stones, The Beatles -- and Allen Klein

Michael Sigman | Posted 06.25.2015 | Books
Michael Sigman

To my regret, I never got to know Allen Klein. Nevertheless, I enjoyed an up-and-down relationship with -- as Fred Goodman describes him in his fascinating new book -- Allen Klein: The Man Who Bailed Out The Beatles, Made The Rolling Stones, and Transformed Rock and Roll.

Daily Meditation: Summer Solstice

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 06.22.2015 | Religion

We all need help maintaining our personal spiritual practice. We hope that these Daily Meditations, prayers and mindful awareness exercises can be par...

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

Jaime Heilbron | Posted 06.18.2015 | Entertainment
Jaime Heilbron

Every single song that I have listed in these articles is one that I have listened to many times and I obviously know its value and importance. I also understand that most people reading this post are in the same position. Last but not least, I would like to wish Paul McCartney a Happy 73rd birthday.

Great Conversations: Brian Wilson

Alex Simon | Posted 06.11.2015 | Entertainment
Alex Simon

The release of the new biographical drama "Love & Mercy" got me thinking back a bit. During my time at Venice Magazine I was lucky enough to meet and interview most of my heroes from the world of film.

Man Plays Beatles Song On His Guitar While Undergoing Brain Surgery

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 06.05.2015 | Science

An astonishing video shows the moment a Brazilian man started playing “Yesterday” on his guitar while undergoing brain surgery. Anthony Kulkam...

How To Find Creative Inspiration From Your Dreams

DreamsCloud | Posted 06.04.2015 | Healthy Living
DreamsCloud

We now know that accessing dreams as a source for creativity is nothing new. Since ancient times, writers, artists, musicians, scientists, and a variety of people from other professions have logged their dreams and/or shared them, then acted upon them creatively in waking life.

Secrets of a Career Climb: Make Shit Happen, Deal When It Does

Jim Treacy | Posted 06.01.2015 | Business
Jim Treacy

Embrace your scars. When you have something to offer you'll be sought. The person who wants something least holds the stronger position. Living the dream is never giving in to adversity -- hold ground, then bounce back.

16 Things I Learned About Ringo Starr From Stephen Roderick's Recent Rolling Stone Profile

Roz Warren | Posted 05.30.2015 | Entertainment
Roz Warren

Once, after he'd walked out on the Beatles, he returned to find that George Harrison had covered his drum set in flowers.

Paul McCartney And Dave Grohl Performed Beatles' Classic 'I Saw Her Standing There'

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 05.24.2015 | Entertainment

What would it sound like if the Beatles reached nirvana? Probably a lot like Dave Grohl performing a Beatles song with Paul McCartney. During McCar...

An Interview with Director Bill Pohlad of 'Love & Mercy' - The Beach Boys' New Biopic

The GypsyNesters | Posted 05.19.2015 | Entertainment
The GypsyNesters

A new music biopic was featured at the AARP Movies for Grown-Ups Film Festival in Miami. The movie delves deeply into the troubled life of Brian Wilson, the creative genius behind The Beach Boys, from a compassionate and compelling point of view.

Cirque du Soleil's LOVE, Nine Years Later: Peace, Love and Harmony in a Torn World

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.04.2015 | Entertainment
John W. Whitehead

The message of the Beatles' legacy as captured in this Cirque du Soleil show is clear: it is love. What a world it could be if only we would listen and put the message into practice.

Oh, Boy

Marcia Liss | Posted 06.29.2015 | Fifty
Marcia Liss

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Paul McCartney Performs Beatles Song Live For The First Time

The Huffington Post | Jessica Goodman | Posted 04.28.2015 | Entertainment

Paul McCartney made history when he performed The Beatles song "Another Girl" at Japan's Budokan on Tuesday. (The Beatles had first performed there in...

Total Rubbish: A Chat with Monty Python's Eric Idle, Plus ASCAP, Scott James and Scott Mickelson Exclusives

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.24.2015 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

EI: "It started out just being a BBC record of the highlights of the first series or maybe the first two series. We did it in front of a live audience and it was material that was pretty much familiar to us anyway."

Meditation Myth Number 3: 'I Need a Mantra'

Dean Sluyter | Posted 06.22.2015 | Healthy Living
Dean Sluyter

Mantras are one such vehicle -- but only one. They're soothing sounds that are psycho-acoustically suited to this settling process.

Julian Lennon's Artistic Horizons

Lauri Lyons | Posted 06.14.2015 | Arts
Lauri Lyons

I recently sat down with Julian to talk about his first visit to Africa, which is the subject of the Horizons exhibition at the Emmanuel Fremin Gallery.

'Mad' Ringo Starr Says He Was Drunk For Decades After Beatles' Breakup

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 04.13.2015 | Entertainment

Were you upset by the breakup of the Beatles back in the day? So was Ringo Starr. The Fab Four drummer told the Times of London that he often spent...

Is Music Dead? (Thoughts on the Music Industry After SXSW 2015)

Christos Terzides | Posted 06.10.2015 | Entertainment
Christos Terzides

We live in an era when the music industry changes track almost every six months. The reason is the grown of digital marketing and social media. Many in the industry believe that this is what new artists should target.

Peaked at #11: Iconic Pop Hits That Missed the Top 10 by One Notch

Xaque Gruber | Posted 06.03.2015 | Entertainment
Xaque Gruber

Considered by many in the music industry to be the most frustrating place on the charts for a pop single to peak, I have always been fascinated with songs that made their home at #11.

The Beatles Were Wrong

Mary-Lou Stephens | Posted 05.31.2015 | Women
Mary-Lou Stephens

When you're in love, it feels like nothing else matters. It's so easy and seductive to let your life go -- your friends, your interests, your beliefs, your hobbies. I get it. It feels good and it's fun and smoochy and yummy. You don't need anyone or anything else.

How to Hang With Warhol

Elizabeth Baudouin | Posted 05.10.2015 | Entertainment
Elizabeth Baudouin

I caught up with Brendan to talk about his project, what he learned from Danny (that every artist needs to hear) and the moment he discovered tape of Lou Reed listening to The Ramones for the first time.

Yeah, yeah, yeah!

Marcia Liss | Posted 05.10.2015 | Comedy
Marcia Liss

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Paul and Ringo Are Good Role Models for Aging Boomers

Candy Leonard | Posted 05.02.2015 | 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."

Confessions of a Serial Songwriter: To All the Guitar Players I've Loved Before

Shelly Peiken | Posted 05.02.2015 | Arts
Shelly Peiken

There was fantasy -- which brings on songs of longing, desire, passion. Although I am happily married and I am not looking for a tryst of any kind (any more), there's nothing wrong with fantasy. In fact, where creativity is concerned, there's everything right about it.