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Friday Apr 18 | The Daily Star

U.S. music labels sue Pandora over royalties for golden oldies

This Feb. 7, 1964 file photo shows The Beatles, from left, Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison arriving in New York at John F. Kennedy airport.


Related Topix: Short, Music!, Pandora, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, John Lennon, Paul McCartney

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

George's big sister: Louise Harrison made sure Liverpool Legends are Beatles at heart

So the late George Harrison's sister tried to find musicians with similar values when she formed the Beatles tribute band Liverpool Legends.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Merseyside County, England, Cheshire County, England, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Magical Mystery Tour, Godfrey, IL, Ringo Starr

Thu Apr 10, 2014

The Huffington Post

Top 10 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony Performance Moments

For the past 29 years the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has been honoring rock and roll music's greats with an induction ceremony and a permanent place at the Rock and Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland, Ohio.


Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, Short, Music!, Pop/Rock, The Doors

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Herald Gazette

50 Years of Beatlemania: Part III...End of the Road...Abbey Road

Continuing this final chapter of our discussion of "50 Years of Beatlemania," I will discuss my favorite album, Abbey Road .


Related Topix: Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, John Lennon

Sat Apr 05, 2014


5 greatest rock bands to have struck a chord

Rock is arguably the most popular genre in music, it caters to everyone. The bands mentioned here are considered by most to be the greatest bands ever, this is backed up by the number of albums they sold as well as their influence on music and the years they were active.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, John Lennon, Yellow Submarine, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Family, I Wanna Hold Your Hand, Adventure

Fri Mar 28, 2014

USA Today

The Week in Pop: Cultural faves from the last seven days

This week the 1968 cult classic got a Blu-ray release with bonus features, and it's a long time coming.


Related Topix: Short, Music!, Jane Birkin, Chanson, Autos

Something Else! Reviews

Deep Beatles: "I Need You," from Help

Due to the overwhelmingly positive response to my last Deep Beatles column on "The Night Before," this week shines the spotlight on another underrated Help! track: "I Need You," an early George Harrison composition that still sounds haunting and airy.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, John Lennon

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Guitar Player

George Harrison's "I Want to Hold Your Hand" Rickenbacker Goes to Auction

Julien's Auctions, in its Music Icons auction, May 16-May 17, 2014 at the Hard Rock CafA© New York at Times Square, is offering a rare 1962 Rickenbacker 425 guitar purchased in 1963 in Mount Vernon, Illinois by George Harrison while on a two-week visit to see his sister, Louise .


Related Topix: Short, Music!, Children TV, Animated TV, The Beatles, Entertainment, Television, Vernon, IL, Mount Vernon, IL, John Lennon, Pop/Rock

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Pasadena Star-News

Steve Smith: Cheech & Chong reunite for new movie; tour updates from The Eagles, Rolling Stones

The 1970s counter-culture comic duo Cheech & Chong are as rock 'n' roll as anyone.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Tommy Chong, Pop/Rock, Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones, Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers, Comedy Movies

Sunderland Echo

Beatles back at the Sunderland Empire

Band members from Let It Be Beatlemania strike up a pose reminiscent of the real Beatles on their visit to the Sunderland Empire when they were photographed by Echo photographer Tony Colling.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, The Fab Four, I Wanna Hold Your Hand, Comedy Movies, John Lennon