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5 Things (This) Boomer Never Wants To Be Asked

Ann Brenoff | Posted 06.17.2013 | Fifty
Ann Brenoff

You would think that by sheer factor of our critical mass, boomers could put an end to the needlessly annoying questions we regularly get asked. For one, we are not really the walking history books that some regard us.

Remember When?

Posted 04.10.2013 | Entertainment

April 10 marks the 43rd anniversary of the breakup of The Beatles, one of the most beloved rock bands in history. After months of speculation from ...

Movie Review: Room 237

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Ostensibly a documentary, it's meant as an eye-opening deconstruction of Stanley Kubrick's The Shining. Director Rodney Ascher lets a group of obsessives spout off about their theories of what Kubrick really meant. The only thing they don't suggest is that Kubrick is talking to them over the radio.

LOOK: These Beatles Charts Will Blow Your Mind

Posted 03.22.2013 | Entertainment

Friday marks the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' debut album, "Please Please Me," the twangy, charming record that brought us rock-and-roll classics ...

Of Course This Is What They Wore On Their Wedding Day

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 03.22.2013 | Style

John Lennon and Yoko Ono were one of the most controversial couples in Hollywood and pushed boundaries in every way they could. Shortly after their wi...

From More San Fran60s: The Beatles' Last Concert

M.W. Jacobs | Posted 05.15.2013 | San Francisco
M.W. Jacobs

There was rock 'n roll and there was the Beatles. Their last concert anywhere, ever, was in San Francisco on August 29, 1966, and later it was hard not to see some connection with the counter culture that would be bursting onto the world from the same location in only six months.

Songwriter Diane Lampert Dies At 88

AP | Posted 02.25.2013 | Celebrity

NEW YORK -- Diane Charlotte Lampert, an accomplished songwriter of the 1950s and 1960s who wrote lyrics to title songs for more than 20 movies, has di...

PHOTOS: New Book Features Unseen Beatles Images

Posted 02.16.2013 | Books

When Henry Grossman was 27 years old, he was hired to photograph the Beatles' U.S. TV debut on the Ed Sullivant Show. He spent the next four years...

Can All Couples Pull Off Matching Hats?

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 02.07.2013 | Style

Or should this just be left to the pros?

Paul McCartney Tweets Video Of Late Wife

Posted 01.16.2013 | Entertainment

Paul McCartney shared an animated video that features his late wife Linda McCartney with fans on Monday, tweeting that it was "great to see Linda anim...

CultureZohn: I Spent New Year's Eve With Richard Burton

Patricia Zohn | Posted 03.12.2013 | Books
Patricia Zohn

It had taken all fall to try to set this up -- and I even had to take a back seat to Lindsay Lohan. But it was worth the wait. Richard Burton was the kind of man I had always imagined for whom one could throw everything over. We all get crushes on movie stars and rock stars but Burton was something unique.

Rare Beatles Photos Up For Sale

AP | Posted 01.06.2013 | Entertainment

LONDON -- Unpublished early color photographs of the Beatles' first U.S. tour will be sold at a U.K. auction. The photos were taken during the rock b...

Yoko Ono Says McCartney Mostly To Blame For Beatles Breakup

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 12.28.2012 | Entertainment

Newly released recordings of interviews with some of music's biggest names -- from Steven Tyler to Graham Nash -- reveal yet another wrinkle in the de...

Movie Review: Not Fade Away

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.19.2013 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

David Chase's Not Fade Away is one of my favorite films of 2012, a heartfelt but clear-eyed look at what it's like to be a teen-ager who falls in love with rock'n'roll.

Brad Pitt Is a Baby Boomer

Nancy Shonka Padberg | Posted 02.09.2013 | Fifty
Nancy Shonka Padberg

It's well known now that baby boomers hold 70 percent of the U.S. wealth and will be inheriting trillions in the next 20 years. However, who are the other marketing groups that make up our 312 million Americans?

The Fifth Beatle? Here's a Top 10!

Mark Juddery | Posted 02.04.2013 | Entertainment
Mark Juddery

Currently a movie is in pre-production called The Fifth Beatle. It's a familiar phrase, which is generally used to describe... well, just about anyone.

Rolling Stones Launch iOS App -- But Still No Beatles on Spotify

Eliot Van Buskirk | Posted 02.03.2013 | Technology
Eliot Van Buskirk

The classic battle of Beatles vs. Stones is over, at least where digital strategies are concerned.

WATCH: The Beatles Do Shakespeare

Posted 11.09.2012 | Books

The Beatles are certainly known for their ability to put on a show, but their performances were usually not of the bookish variety. The band made an ...

Retracing The Beatles' Route Through The Bahamas

Mike Dunphy | Posted 12.24.2012 | Travel
Mike Dunphy

If there's any connection between myself and those lovable mop-haired lads from Liverpool, it's pasty white skin resulting from an upbringing in cold, rainy northlands. Unfortunately, it's a biological influence that often turns tropical sun, surf and sand into a torturous experience, at least with an SPF less than 400.

Binky's Revenge: My Own Damned Most Influential Guitarists List!

Binky Philips | Posted 12.19.2012 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

You are about to embark on a journey into the mind of a Total D*ck when it comes to the subject of (guitars and) guitar players. It's simple, really... I know more than you. Nyaaaah Nyaaah Nyaah Nyah Nyah!

What Would John Lennon Think?

Melissa Webster | Posted 12.15.2012 | Entertainment
Melissa Webster

Would he secretly embrace digital technology while publicly spurning anything short of vinyl records as a bastardization of music? Or, would he publicly welcome the changes and call it evolution for music and artists?

John Lennon's Angry Letters

Posted 10.09.2012 | Entertainment

John Lennon may have penned peace-loving classics like "Imagine," but he wasn't always the conciliatory type. In a number of letters excerpted by ...

Popular Beatles Song Gets Transformed Into Really Dark Comic Strip

Posted 09.25.2012 | Arts

Over time, the Beatles' "Yesterday" has become one of those cute songs sung on road trips or gathered round a campfire, along with other seemingly mil...

PHOTOS: Intimate Portraits From The Beatles' Early Years

Hank Bordowitz | Posted 11.25.2012 | Fifty
Hank Bordowitz

Robert Whitaker had the good fortune to be the Beatle's "official photographer" throughout their recording career. His famous shots are part of a hefty new book of photos, "With The Beatles."

Paul McCartney Gets BIG Honor

AP | Posted 11.08.2012 | Entertainment

PARIS — France's Elysee Palace says former Beatle Paul McCartney has been decorated with the legion of honor for services to music. On Saturday...