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Yesterday | Thurrock Gazette

ONE of the most successful Beatles tributes acts has got a Ticket to Ride to Grays.

The Cavern Beatles, who are officially licensed by the famous Liverpool club which hosted the original Fab Four's early performances, will be performing at the Thameside Theatre on September 20. Featuring Paul Tudhope as John Lennon, Chris O'Neill as Paul McCartney, Rick Alan as George Harrison and Simon Ramsden as Ringo Starr, the group has even ... (more)

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

XPNFest Recap: Diego Garcia plays to a swooning crowd on the Marina Stage

Diego Garcia reprised his 2012 festival appearance with a stripped down set on the Marina Stage.

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Examiner.com

Beatles news: McCartney secret session; more new Beatles releases?

Aerosmith's Joe Perry's been talking about a recording project involving himself and Paul McCartney , reports the Boston Herald July 27 .

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Examiner.com

David Young embraces peace through Channeling Harrison

With fifty-five albums recorded in numerous genres, the double flute player/singer/songwriter, David Young , has made quite the name for himself since he is one of very few people who plays two flutes at once.

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KSLA-TV Shreveport

Your Week in Music: Shania Twain says adieu to Vegas

The residency was a time that she calls a "rediscovery for my love of performing" after a multi-year hiatus from music.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

Tree dedicated to Beatle killed by beetles

A tree dedicated to the memory of Beatle George Harrison, whose solo career included the hit "What is Life," has met a grisly end to its life from the jaws of voracious bark beetles.

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GPB.org

Tree Planted To Honor Beatle Is Killed By Beetles

A tree planted in Los Angeles to honor former Beatle George Harrison grew to more than 12 feet tall before succumbing to a bark beetle infestation Flowers may grow so incredibly high, as the Beatles once sang, but trees not so much.

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Examiner.com

George Harrison remasters, box set could be in the works

Are the long overdue remasters for George Harrison's "Extra Texture" and "Dark Horse" finally coming? Apparently so from what Dhani Harrison posted on thenewno2 Facebook page July 21 and also on Instagram .

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Los Angeles Times

George Harrison Memorial Tree killed ... by beetles; replanting due

A plaque marking the George Harrison Tree, planted in 2004 in Griffith Park. The original tree died recently, the result of an infestation of beetles.

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JamBase

Stream This | The Black Album - Post-Beatles Compilation

The recently-released Boyhood movie was directed by Richard Linklater and stars Ethan Hawke, among others.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Spin

Ron Howard's Beatles Documentary Will Focus on Touring Years

Academy Award-winning director Ron Howard has signed up to direct and produce a documentary about the Beatles' touring years, which span from approximately 1960-1966.

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Examiner.com

Unreleased concert by Ravi Shankar from 1976 coming on CD in August

A concert performed by Ravi Shankar that climaxed a dusk-to-dawn festival of Indian music at a New York cathedral almost 40 years ago will be released on CD for the first time next month, East Meets West Music announced July 16. On Aug. 6, 1976, Ravi Shankar , who mentored George Harrison on the sitar and was one of his closest friends, organized a ... (more)

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Campbell Reporter

'Hard Day's Night' gets 50th anniversary makeover

George Harrison, John Lennon, Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney in the 1964 film 'A Hard Day's Night.'

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Television Week

Oscar-Winning Composer Dead at 90 -- Known for a Classic 1966 Musical ...

Oscar-Winning Composer Dead at 90 -- Known for a Classic 1966 Musical and the 1980s Superman Movies, He Also Shared a Grammy Nomination With John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison A veteran film and television composer whose diverse body of work spanned seven decades has died.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Town Talk

Beatles' first film broke ground, remains fresh at 50

It's been a long and winding road since the jaunty joyousness of "A Hard Day's Night" hit screens.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

The Globe and Mail

A Hard Day's Night is a hard act to follow

George Harrison, left, John Lenon, Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney were extraordinarily composed while all hell was breaking loose around them.

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Something Else! Reviews

Deep Beatles: "Don't Bother Me" from With the Beatles

As a composer, George Harrison developed his craft at an astoundingly rapid pace.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Examiner.com

Camelot Theatres to screen 'A Hard Day's Night' this Saturday

Watch a clip from the re-release of the film "A Hard Day's Night." Starring John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Inside Beatlemania

Watch a clip from the re-release of the film "A Hard Day's Night." Starring John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr.

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