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About That Time Bob Dylan Smoked Weed With The Beatles

rollingstonelogo | Posted 09.09.2014 | Entertainment

The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. By ANDY GREENE Not many people get close to Bob Dylan, but Victor Maymudes – who was Dylan...

"Give Peace a Chance": A Naïve But Heartfelt Playlist

David Wild | Posted 07.24.2014 | Entertainment
David Wild

So with all the tragic violence in The Middle East today and The Cold War being crudely reheated by Putin, here is one man's naïve but heartfelt playlist for Peace. It may not have much to do with the realities of the situation in Gaza or Ukraine, but as John Lennon once said, "Reality leaves a lot to the imagination."

George Harrison Memorial Tree Killed By Beetle Infestation

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 07.23.2014 | Arts

All you need is love -- and maybe some insecticide, if you have it handy. A tree planted in honor of George Harrison, a former member of The Beatle...

Diary of a Beatlemaniac: 50 Years Later

Mary Crescenzo | Posted 09.14.2014 | Fifty
Mary Crescenzo

The following contains love sick drool along with reflection on the Beatlemania phenomenon being celebrated this year. It contains transcriptions written with poor spelling, fair grammar, and terrible punctuation, written first-hand by a teenager {me} in a Beatle diary.

New TV Show About The Beatles Reportedly In The Works

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 06.17.2014 | Entertainment

NBC is reportedly working to turn the story of The Beatles into a new television series. According to an exclusive report by Deadline, the eight-ep...

How Meditation Saved Sarah McLean

Trish Kinney | Posted 08.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Trish Kinney

In person, Sarah McLean literally shines. It is part elegant and statuesque good looks, with her blonde hair and golden complexion. But it is the ki...

The Beatles and Liverpool: A Never-Ending Connection

Jaime Heilbron | Posted 08.06.2014 | Travel
Jaime Heilbron

A little over a month ago I had the opportunity to complete my lifelong dream of visiting Liverpool, the birthplace of The Beatles and where the seeds of the British rock invasion of the 1960s were first spread. I was immediately amazed and also impressed by how great a part they still play in the city's cultural and social life.

How the Beatles (and Yoko) Made Me a Better Dad

Jere Hester | Posted 08.03.2014 | Parents
Jere Hester

I got an early Father's Day present in late May when Yoko Ono answered a question I posted on her Facebook page as part of her weekly Q&A for fans. What, I asked, is the best way to introduce children to music?

No Brian Epstein? No Beatles!

Martin Lewis | Posted 04.15.2014 | Entertainment
Martin Lewis

Put simply -- The Beatles changed the world. But Brian Epstein's gift was that he changed them. And gave them the pathway to reach us.

You Can Own A Piece Of Major Beatles Memorabilia

Reuters | Posted 05.17.2014 | Entertainment

March 17 (Reuters) - An electric guitar played by George Harrison on British television prior to the Beatles' "invasion" of the United States will g...

Mo Foster Authors the History of British Rock Guitar

Tom Semioli | Posted 05.12.2014 | Books
Tom Semioli

From the Baby Boomers who experienced the British Invasion firsthand to the scores of alienated youth who found salvation in the sounds of Robert Smith's Fender Jazzmaster -- some of us owe our lives, for better or worse, to British rock guitar.

Daily Meditation: Shedding Illusions

Posted 03.05.2014 | Religion

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

The Beatles On Ed Sullivan? Heck, Just 170 Days Later, I Saw Them Live!

Binky Philips | Posted 04.16.2014 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

During dinner, one night in June of 1964, out of the blue, my father announced that he'd bought tickets for The Beatles show in New York at the end of the summer.

Re-heat The Beatles

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.13.2014 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Unfortunately, we -- and by we, I speak now of my cohort, the Baby Boom generation -- seem to be the ones who have turned nostalgia into an industry. Which takes most of the fun out of it.

WATCH: The Beatles Remember Ed Sullivan

Posted 02.10.2014 | Entertainment

Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr were the guests of honor during Sunday night's pre-taped CBS special, "The Night That Changed America: A Grammy Salute ...

"Some Fun Tonight": Not Just Another High End Boutique Coffee Table Book On The Beatles... This is a Monument!

Binky Philips | Posted 04.11.2014 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

I met a Beatle once. It was an after-soundcheck meet 'n' greet for one of his All Stars shows at Radio City Music Hall, 1992. There were about 35 of us, waiting in the dead-center of the orchestra seats at Radio City, about 5:30 in the afternoon.

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.

The Beatles in America: The Gift That Keeps On Giving

Darin Murphy | Posted 04.09.2014 | Entertainment
Darin Murphy

It's easy to do today with computer software, but back then it was impossible. There were four guys walking around that seemed like colored images surrounded by black-and-white.

Weird, Vintage Food from 1964, Cheese Porcupine Included

Bon Appetit | Posted 04.09.2014 | Taste
Bon Appetit

Julia Kramer, Bon Appetit Fifty years ago this Sunday, John, Paul, George, and Ringo gave their first live U.S. television performance, appearing on ...

America Invades the Beatles

David S. Simon | Posted 04.06.2014 | Entertainment
David S. Simon

As even your average rock in Central Park knows, it has been 50 years since The Beatles invaded America and thank God, we're still not over it. Frankl...

How The Beatles Rocked Technology

Stewart Wolpin | Posted 04.05.2014 | Technology
Stewart Wolpin

Today's home music makers using Apple's Garage Band have geometrically more advanced technology than The Beatles did in 1966-67 at Abbey Road, Studio Two.

A Hard Dave's Night: a TV/Film Writer's Beatle Education

David S. Simon | Posted 03.24.2014 | Entertainment
David S. Simon

So much is being written about this being the 50th anniversary of the Beatle's invasion of America and while I could not be more thrilled to participa...

A Christmas Gift For You: A Conversation with Phil Spector & The Crystals' La La Brooks, Chatting with The Piano Guys, Plus Pink Martini and Sidney York Exclusives

Mike Ragogna | Posted 02.11.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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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.

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...