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Play On! Power Pop Heroes by Ken Sharp... The Greatest Collection of Rock Interviews of All Time? Could Be!

Binky Philips | Posted 10.21.2014 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

From the very beginning of my life's obsession with rock music and the people that make it, I have found the interview the most fun to read. It's almost always the most informative format, too.

First Nighter: John Waters' John Lennon, Carol Burnett's Letter Writer

David Finkle | Posted 10.20.2014 | Arts
David Finkle

Waters conceived and wrote Lennon Through a Glass Onion, throughout which, with Stewart D'Arrietta singing and playing at the piano in a fedora, he offers a 90-minute tribute to the late Lennon at the Union Square Theatre.

Stage Door: Indian Ink, Lennon Through A Glass Onion, Timber!

Fern Siegel | Posted 10.17.2014 | Arts
Fern Siegel

The playwright, who spent part of his childhood in India, has fashioned Indian Ink as a chamber piece, an intimate story of love, memory and cross-cultural miscues. It's as much a chiding of presumptuous biographers, as it is a study in the sensitivity and caprices of love and time.

"Imagine" a New Perspective Into John Lennon's Life

Steve Schonberg | Posted 10.16.2014 | Entertainment
Steve Schonberg

Starting this week, Beatlemania lives once again with last night's opening of Lennon: Through a Glass Onion at the Union Square Theater in New York.

Sell Like John Lennon

Darren Hardy | Posted 09.30.2014 | Business
Darren Hardy

John Lennon is my real estate agent in South Beach, Miami. Seriously, that is his real name.

John Lennon's Murderer: 'I Found My Peace In Jesus'

Religion News Service | Cathy Lynn Grossman | Posted 08.31.2014 | Religion

(RNS) The man who murdered John Lennon wants only one thing now — to tell others about Jesus. Mark David Chapman, 59, told parole examiners he wa...

John Lennon's Killer Says He's Sorry

AP | Posted 08.28.2014 | Crime

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — John Lennon's imprisoned killer says he still gets letters about the pain he caused in his pursuit of notoriety nearly 34 years...

John Lennon's Killer Denied Parole For Eighth Time

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 08.23.2014 | Entertainment

John Lennon's killer has been denied bail yet again. Mark David Chapman, the man who gunned down the former Beatle in December 1980 outside the mus...

The Shape Of Your Face May Affect How Much Money You Make

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 08.08.2014 | Business

Let's face it, being pretty pays. While most people are aware of the correlation between good looks and success in life, new research has found that m...

Why Paul And John Needed Each Other To Create The Beatles

The Huffington Post | Sahaj Kohli | Posted 08.06.2014 | Healthy Living

If you’re looking for some creative inspiration, your best bet may be to brainstorm with a friend. Joshua Wolf Shenk, author of Powers of Two: F...

Imagine...

Tami Shaikh | Posted 10.04.2014 | World
Tami Shaikh

About two weeks ago I was lucky enough to attend a protest rally against the killing of innocent children in Gaza. I was skeptical, not sure of what to expect.

On The Road Again: Summer Travels

Rock Paper Photo | Posted 10.01.2014 | Arts
Rock Paper Photo

Our collection is brimming with travel shots -- artists from Boston to U2 going places. Planes, trains and automobiles -- not to mention motorcycles and sailboats.

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

David Wild | Posted 09.23.2014 | 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."

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.

16 Times Sunglasses Stole The Show

The Huffington Post | Megan Mayer | Posted 06.27.2014 | Style

You can never have too many pairs of sunglasses. They are one of the few accessories that have the power to transform an entire outfit. Sunglasses ...

The Unbearable Lightness of Prague

Peter Mandel | Posted 08.20.2014 | Travel
Peter Mandel

If Prague were a planet, circling and spinning past the sun, it would be one that sends back light to those who take the time to look. A Mercury or Mars, let's say. Rich and purple and alert for steps upon its soil.

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...

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.

'Jonah Hill & Me' by Jason Stuart

Jason Stuart | Posted 08.04.2014 | Gay Voices
Jason Stuart

Jonah Hill gives emotional apology over homophobic slur on Jimmy Fallon's Tonight Show: "The word I chose was grotesque."

Mike Myers Makes Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon

Regina Weinreich | Posted 08.04.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Who is Shep Gordon? Aside from his career in rock & roll, as Alice Cooper's manager among many other high profile clients, Shep Gordon invented the co...

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?

Is Eating Healthy Food Enough to Change Your Mind?

Amy Elias, MS | Posted 08.03.2014 | Healthy Living
Amy Elias, MS

The Natural Food Revolution of the 2000s may have turned our empty lives into a fullness of a new obsession: FOOD. It has spawned the everyday peep...

Dog Ears Music: The Real Memorial Day: Hero Worship and Atomic Peace Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 07.30.2014 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week's playlist features music from The B-52's, Sam & Dave, Wilco, John Lennon, Iron & Wine and more.

4 Life Lessons from the Beatles

Paul LaRosa | Posted 07.12.2014 | Entertainment
Paul LaRosa

When you really delve into how The Beatles were formed and how they came to be so successful, you see some patterns emerging, life lessons that might just work for the rest of us.

Turn Me On, Dead Man: The Beatles No. 9 Conspiracy Theory Lives!

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.09.2014 | Weird News

You didn't need a lot to freak out in 1968, and the Beatles pushed more than a few fans over the edge when those fans got near the end of the band's i...