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Quiz: How Well Do You Know The Beatles Music?

Roz Warren | Posted 04.11.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

Today's music-lovers have a lot that we didn't have back then. Digital downloads! Music videos! Illegal music sharing! But they'll never know the joy of hearing 'If I Fell' on a transistor radio or a just-purchased 45 for the very first time. Those were the days, my friend.

The Beatles on Sullivan: You Say You Want a Revolution?

Michael Winship | Posted 04.10.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Winship

The Beatles' first appearance on The Ed Sullivan Show was less than three months after the Kennedy assassination, bringing across the Atlantic a whiff of much needed fresh air, a reacquaintance with joy we all had been craving since November 22, 1963.

Former Ed Sullivan Staffer Recounts The Day The Beatles Made History

HuffPost Live | Posted 02.08.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

This Sunday marks the 50th year anniversary of the Beatles' 1964 historic U.S. debut on "The Ed Sullivan Show." Join HuffPost Live for a "Beatlemania"...

The Beatles -- The Week -- The Legacy

James Campion | Posted 04.09.2014 | Entertainment
James Campion

And here's the kicker: The Beatles were good, real good. And soon this thing would take us all on a wild ride over six years, 12 studio albums, 13 EP's and 22 singles.

Magical History Tour -- and Your Fave Fab Four Album Is in the Cards

Colm Mulcahy | Posted 04.09.2014 | Entertainment
Colm Mulcahy

For many, the magic associated with the best of the 1960s will always be inextricably entwined with the phenomenon of the Beatles.

WATCH: How This Beatles Fangirl's Iconic Image Ended Up Touring With McCartney

HuffPost Live | Posted 02.07.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

On Feb. 9, 1964, The Beatles made their U.S. debut on The Ed Sullivan Show, forever impacting American culture. Fifty years after the launch of 'Beatl...

This Chart Shows Exactly How Much People Loved Each Beatles Album And Song

Posted 02.07.2014 | Entertainment

On Feb. 9, 1964, the four shaggy haired men of The Beatles, donning matching, smart suits, took the stage of "The Ed Sullivan Show" for their first li...

The Beatles' Humor

Harold Bronson | Posted 04.08.2014 | Entertainment
Harold Bronson

Although the Beatles' records demonstrated a high degree of musical proficiency and exuberance, they weren't explicitly comedic. So where did the humor come from?

The Secrets Behind The Beatles' 'Ed Sullivan Show' Appearance

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.06.2014 | Entertainment

It was 50 years ago today (almost) that this mop-topped band began to play (in America). The Beatles made their first appearance on "The Ed Sullivan ...

21 Rock Song Titles That Would Make Terrible Bar Pickup Lines

John K. Herr | Posted 03.28.2014 | Comedy
John K. Herr

"I want you to want me." -- Cheap Trick "Don't stand so close to me." -- The Police "I wanna be sedated." -- The Ramones "I know what boys like." -...

6 Times The Beatles Invaded Comic Book Culture

Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts

Everyone knows Beatlemania took over the minds and bodies of 1960s youth, spreading the band's signature skiffle rock and mophead hairdos far and wide...

Quiz: Test Your Beatles Trivia Knowledge

AARP | Carol Kaufmann | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty

How well do you remember the Beatles coming to America in 1964?...

This Is The Greatest Beatles Tribute Ever

rollingstonelogo | Posted 12.03.2013 | Entertainment

The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By Patrick Doyle Beatles tribute shows have been happening since the band stopped playing, b...

Reflecting on George Harrison's Death: A Visit to Ground Zero During Thanksgiving 2001

Elan Barnehama | Posted 01.26.2014 | New York
Elan Barnehama

Since September 11, I have often turned to music to remind me of what is important. I am inspired by new bands that do their part to promote community and compassion over consumption.

All The Lonely People: The Power of Community & The Global Day of Jewish Learning

Rabbi Pinchas Allouche | Posted 01.23.2014 | Religion
Rabbi Pinchas Allouche

Many of us don't cope well with our loneliness. When our phone breaks down, we panic. When our email-inbox does not load, we fidget. When our text messages are ignored, we become upset.

If This Doesn't Bring World Peace, We Don't Know What Will

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 11.06.2013 | Comedy

Glove and Boots always show us exactly what we need to see. Whether it is tips for tourists on how to not be jerks in NYC, tips for monsters on ho...

Teens In 1964 Photo Taken By Ringo Starr Reunited After 49 Years

Posted 10.28.2013 | Entertainment

The magical mystery surrounding a group of teenagers photographed by Ringo Starr in 1964 has been solved. Last week, with the help of USA Today, th...

George Harrison's Musical Legacy Will Be Celebrated at Beacon Theatre by The Fab Faux

Holly Cara Price | Posted 12.22.2013 | Entertainment
Holly Cara Price

George Harrison's extraordinary musical career will be feted this coming Saturday at New York City's Beacon Theatre by the Fab Faux, dubbed "the great...

Photojournalist Who Captured RFK's Assassination Dies

AP | Posted 10.04.2013 | Media

DANBURY, Conn. -- DANBURY, Conn. (AP) — Photojournalist Bill Eppridge, whose career included capturing images of a mortally wounded Robert F. Kenned...

Bastille Storm the British Embassy

Patrick Davies | Posted 12.01.2013 | Entertainment
Patrick Davies

We did something unusual at the Embassy on Saturday: we hosted a rock concert. Bastille, one of Britain's hottest new bands, dropped by during their U.S. tour and played a short acoustic set.

McCartney Still Gives Me Wings

John Garrett Andrews | Posted 11.17.2013 | Entertainment
John Garrett Andrews

The Beatles, with their combination of nostalgia for '50s pop rock n roll and rockabilly, love of early '60s soul and girl groups as well as classic tin pan alley "tunesmithing," provided the pre-pubescent AM radio nursery rhymes for my exact generation.

Artist's Stunning Homage To 'Hey Jude'

Posted 09.18.2013 | Arts

No matter where you are at this very moment, chances are most people surrounding you will recognize the lyrics to the Beatles' song, "Hey Jude." Paul ...

LOOK: Guess Who Fell Victim To Beatlemania Just Like The Rest Of Us

Posted 08.27.2013 | Arts

We'll give you three guesses on who this bewigged superstar is. If you guessed Moe Howard, you've only got two stabs left. The answer: Alfred...

Business and the Yoko Ono Factor

Don McNay | Posted 10.26.2013 | Business
Don McNay

There is no way The Beatles could get back together, and I still can't warm up to Yoko. I suspect I never will. In the business world, the Yoko Ono factor has significant consequences when people cannot make smart choices because of irrational factors.

How to Endure the Shock of a Crisis

Swati Desai, Ph.D., LCSW | Posted 10.21.2013 | Healthy Living
Swati Desai, Ph.D., LCSW

When you are facing a crisis, wait for the answer to come and some unexpected gate to open. Allow yourself such psychological flexibility of holding two seemingly opposite experiences at the same time, honoring the negative feelings but to be actively open to receive answers at the same time.