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The Beatles 50th Anniversary

Diary of a Beatlemaniac: 50 Years Later

Mary Crescenzo | Posted 07.15.2014 | 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.

You'll Get A Chance To See The Beatles' 'A Hard Day's Night' In Theaters This Summer

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 04.29.2014 | Entertainment

The Beatles' 1964 debut film, "A Hard Day's Night," is returning to theaters this summer. To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the film’s premi...

The Beatles Rock the British Embassy Yet Again, 50 Years On

Sir Peter Westmacott | Posted 04.20.2014 | Entertainment
Sir Peter Westmacott

Five decades on from The Ed Sullivan Show, the effect is still with us. The British Invasion may have started with the Beatles, but it certainly didn't end with them.

A Hard Day's Write: The Beatles' Continuing Impact on Scholarly Literature

Christopher King | Posted 04.14.2014 | Science
Christopher King

The Beatles have always commanded attention and scrutiny, and not all of it confined to the popular press. Academics and scholars have also turned their sensibilities to the examination of the Beatles' work and all its facets.

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.

Lauryn Hill, Sting Among Beatles Week Performances On 'Letterman'

Posted 02.08.2014 | Entertainment

Lauryn Hill took to "The Late Show with David Letterman" on Friday to conclude a week of all-star Beatles covers. From The Flaming Lips' psychedelia t...

Why We Won't Ever See Anything Like Beatlemania Again

AP | CHRIS TALBOTT | Posted 02.08.2014 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Musical moments that capture the attention of a national audience — and beyond — never seem to be in short supply. Last week,...

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' 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?

Paul McCartney And Ringo Starr May Reunite On The Ed Sullivan Stage

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment

Fifty years after an iconic performance at the Ed Sullivan Theater, the surviving members of The Beatles could stage a reunion in the same venue where...

The Fab Four 'Reimagined'

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 08.15.2013 | Entertainment

The Beatles will receive a special 50th-anniversary treatment from Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros and a handful of up-and-coming bands on "Beatles...

'Love Me Do' Turns 50

The Huffington Post | Treye Green | Posted 10.05.2012 | Entertainment

The Beatles' "Love Me Do" was released 50 years ago, on Oct. 5, 1962. As NME notes, "Love Me Do" was Recorded on Sept. 4 of that year and would eve...