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Q&A with Joe Bithorn of Beatles tribute band Rain

Westword | Westword | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

New York City native Joe Bithorn plays the role of George Harrison in Rain, one of the most popular and well-known Beatles tribute bands in...

Dhani Harrison Explains Beatles Rock Band Evolution, Rocks Out With Conan (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

George Harrison's son Dhani appeared on "The Tonight Show" Tuesday night to talk about the Beatles Rock Band video game and his involvement in its evo...

Naysaying the Naysayers: The Beatles' CDs by the Numbers

Tony Sachs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Tony Sachs

The Beatles have only put out one single-disc greatest hits CD, the aptly-titled 1. So why do the Beatles get such a bad rap for supposedly abusing their legacy?

Roll Up for the Magical Beatles Marketing Tour

Shawn Amos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Shawn Amos

9-9-09 marks the start of Beatlemania 2009. The Fab Four has been reduced to the Fab Two but they are determined to make sure the mystery tour lasts another 40 years.

Every Band is a Beatles Band

Shawn Amos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Shawn Amos

Generations of pop and rock groups follow the same career arc as Liverpool's favorite sons. It's an unwritten law for any band. It's inescapable.

Practical Economics 101

Jim Selman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jim Selman

Can any of us afford the arrogance to operate as if our point of view is the truth?

Beatles For Sale, John Leckie Interview on The Stone Roses, This Week's New Albums, plus Scott Weiland, Jason Mraz, and Glee

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

With the release of stereo and mono box sets, individual album reissues, and their own edition of Rock Band, The Beatles finally have stepped into the 21st century in a major way.

What Apple's 'Special Event' Is Really All About

eSarcasm | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
eSarcasm

Apple will be holding another of its "special events," this one having something to do with music (we think).

Compact Reviews Of This Week's Compact Discs, For Those Who Still Care: #2

Sal Nunziato | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Sal Nunziato

The big music news this week, and quite possibly the biggest news in the compact disc world since the release of The Beatles catalogue back in 1987, is the reissue and remastering of Debbie Harry's 1981 solo release "Koo Koo." I KID!

This Preposterous Week In Review

Paul Slansky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Paul Slansky

More lunacy from Michele Bachmann, Tom DeLay wants to see Obama's "gift certificate," and Senator Ensign wants you to know he didn't do anything "legally wrong."

While My Guitar (Hero) Gently Weeps

Jessica Rovello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jessica Rovello

Why on earth would the most successful band in history sell out to a video game?

Fan-Funding With Jonah Smith, Plus Chris Bell, Stephen Stills, and Manassas Updates

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

While most of his contemporaries have the fantasy of signing the bottom line of a label contract, Jonah Smith has rejected a record company's offer instead.

New Study Confirms Water Is Wet

David Finkle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
David Finkle

Money is being spent on these evidently endless studies--perhaps lots and lots and lots of money. For what? For news as old as recorded time and maybe older.

Change the World? Give a Kid a Book

Kenneth C. Davis | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kenneth C. Davis

She was the town's meter maid -- a plus-sized meter maid, and not "the most comely of maidens." One day after choir, she handed me a book, saying simply: "I think you will like this."

In Honor Of Woodstock, The Best Rock Documentaries and Concert Films By Farr

John Farr | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Farr

I've found that if you're equipped with a decent home theatre and quality speakers, it's hard to go wrong with a rock concert film.

An Interview with Matisyahu, Plus Barbra Streisand and Brian Setzer Updates

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Matisyahu's latest album, Light showcases his young, old soul, further exploring musical territories of both the secular and sacred.

Beatles Fans Swarm Abbey Road On Album Anniversary

AP | RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LONDON — Hundreds of Beatles fans swarmed Abbey Road on Saturday, singing songs and snarling traffic to mark 40 years since John, Paul, George a...

Everyday Is Halloween, When You're a Geek

Meredith Lopez | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Meredith Lopez

Now that I have a baby, and while I still have complete control over what he wears, my ideas for mommy-baby Halloween costumes know no bounds.

Paul McCartney Dedicates Beatles' 'Michelle' To The First Lady

Politico | Patrick Gavin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Music superstar Paul McCartney is rocking out at FedEx Field Saturday night and, since he's near the White House, Sir Paul gave a special tribute to f...

Charles Manson's Race War: The Beatles and Helter Skelter

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

Charles Manson, the psychopathic killer responsible for the seven murders at this Hollywood Hills home, blamed the Beatles' White Album for the series of killings his "Family" committed.

'No' Hollywood Style

Michael Sigman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

The Hollywood No is a key element of a code that, once deconstructed, at least allows the petitioner to take things less personally.

John Lennon Exhibit in New York

Reyne Haines | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Reyne Haines

Recently, a new exhibit -- "John Lennon: The New York City Years" -- opened at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Annex in New York City.

HuffPost Premiere: Zero 7's "Medicine Man"

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The Huffington Post is premiering an audio clip of Zero 7's new single, "Medicine Man." Tell a friend.

Vatican Bombshell!: Goldman Sachs IS The Holy Ghost!

Tom Gregory | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Tom Gregory

The Holy Ghost - which shares the power of God - is invisible yet everywhere, can create something from nothing or turn everything back into nothing.

He Might Have Been A Sports Legend

Stephen Herrington | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stephen Herrington

On this anniversary of our Lunar achievement and the graduation of my class of 1969, I wonder if there is any more immutable thing than the ephemeral moment of a winning touchdown.