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11 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

Cilla biopic in a lorra lorra bother over dodgy Scouse accents: 'Ringo Starr sounds Irish'

ITV's Cilla Black biopic pulled in millions of viewers but fans have complained some of the characters didn't sound Liverpudlian at all But while the performances were hailed - some viewers claimed the accents left a lot to be desired, particularly Ringo Starr, played by Tom Dunlea, who viewers claimed sounded IRISH. Vicki Sloane said: "I think Sheridan Smith makes a great Cilla but there are some seriously dodgy Scouse accents going on from others.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Cilla Black

20 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

'She Loves You': House of Blues concert honors special relationship between The Beatles, Jane Scott and Cleveland

On September 15, 1964 , the Beatles played their first show in Cleveland, by all accounts a scorcher, at Public Hall. The Bill Black Combo, The Exciters, Clarence 'Frogman' Henry, and Jackie DeShannon opened.


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

Yesterday | This Is Staffordshire

Sheridan Smith stars in Cilla (ITV): John Woodhouse's TV review

CILLA Black famously started her career at The Cavern club. They used to get her to sing when they wanted everyone to drink up.


Related Topix: Cilla Black, Pop/Rock

Mon Sep 15, 2014

CBS Local

Meet Detroit's Own World-Traveling Ringo Starr Tribute Artist, Ringer Star

From the automotive industry to becoming a world-traveling musician, Motor-City Mike, Michael Callahan - better known as his stage-persona "Ringer Star" - has taken the Beatles Entertainment world by storm as a talented Ringo Starr tribute artist. From the time Michael was a little boy, back in the 1960s, he's been awe-struck in love with The Beatles.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Animated TV, Children TV, The Beatles, Entertainment, Television, John Lennon


Listen to Miley Cyrus Cover Led Zeppelin's "Babe I'm Gonna Leave You"

After covering The Beatles with help from The Flaming Lips , Miley Cyrus is taking on another classic British rock band. On Friday, the pop singer posted to Soundcloud her own version of the Led Zeppelin song "Babe I'm Gonna Leave You," from the band's 1969 self-titled debut album, though Cyrus titles it "Baby I'm Gonna Leave You."


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

WJZW-FM Washington

Ringo Starr, All Starr Band Members to Celebrate Peace at Free L.A. Concert

Ringo Starr and some of his All Starr Band members will give some lucky fans a preview of the group's upcoming fall tour when they perform at a special free event on September 21 outside of the John Varvatos store in in Los Angeles. The outdoor performance will be part of a two-hour celebration scheduled to coincide with the International Day of Peace.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock


Today in Rock: September 15

On this day in 1968 Jim Morrison collapses during Jefferson Airplane's set at a concert in Amsterdam, forcing The Doors , who are sharing the bill, to go on as a trio. On this day in 1976 Ivette Sosa, future member of Eden's Crush, is born in Edison, New Jersey.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Doors, Edison, NJ

Sun Sep 14, 2014


The Beatles week ahead: Boston celebrates the Beatles

The West End Museum in Boston is featuring a " Beatles Invade Boston: 50th Anniversary Celebration" the weekend of Sept. 12-14 in honor of The Beatles first Boston concert at the Boston Garden.


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


Beatles news: Ringo's free peace show; Paul's bluesmen ID'd; Canadian bargains

Ringo Starr, Barbara Bach, John Varvatos and Joyce Varvatos attend the John Varvatos store launch, pictured by the JV Routemaster Bus outside the brand's first European store in London on September 3, 2014 in London, England. Amazon.ca in Canada has some bargains with the upcoming Beatles box sets, we discovered.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Essex County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Greater London County, England, Celebrities, Paul McCartney

Sat Sep 13, 2014


Cilla Black Sends Ringo Starr Out For A Lump Of Coal

In fact Ringo Starr was sent out to get a lump of coal and a piece of bread one New Year's eve - and we forgot about him! He turned up two hours later, freezing cold, with two Americans who'd recognised him in the street."


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Entertainment


Today in Rock: September 13

On this day in Shirley Ellis records "The Nitty Gritty." Also on this day The Hollies' Graham Nash falls out of his touring van after a Scottish gig, leaning on an unlocked door and tumbling out at 40 mph.


Related Topix: The Hollies, Pop/Rock, John Lennon

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Pocono Record

Check it out: Music and art weekend with Fab Four, festival, flutist

Wanna be a part of modern-day Beatlemania? You'll have the opportunity during the Cast of Beatlemania's Pocono-area concert. Fresh off a Friday night show that focused on the albums "Meet the Beatles" and "Abbey Road," the tribute band will explore all eras of the Beatles' music during tonight's performance.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Fab Four, Short, Music!, The Beatles, John Lennon, George Harrison


Fall music preview: Vancouver's musical fall big on small stage

Vancouver punk band White Lung, featuring Anne-Marie Vassiliou, Mish Way and Kenneth William, will perform Dec. 5 at the Electric Owl. If the past two years have seen Vancouver flooded with legacy acts and more and more casino gigs featuring top talents from years gone by , late 2014 feels a little bit better balanced than previous years.


Related Topix: Elton John, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Rod Stewart, Neil Young, Our Lady Peace, Folk, Raffi

Something Else! Reviews

Deep Beatles: "Things We Said Today" from A Hard Day's Night

Concluding Deep Beatles' look at Hard Day's Night tracks that did not appear in the film is a gem: "Things We Said Today," a Paul McCartney-penned song that he still performs live. In 1980, John Lennon cited it as one of his all-time favorite McCartney compositions.


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

Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Advocate

The Beatles: Recalling the mob scene in City Park 50 years ago

Photo by Ted Rozumalski -- Paul McCartney, George Harrison and John Lennon on stage during the September 16, 1964 concert in New Orleans. The Beatles played their only New Orleans concert on Sept.


Related Topix: Children TV, Animated TV, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, New Orleans, Jazz

Baltimore Jewish Times

The Beatlesa Jewish Roots

Congregants at the Greenbank Drive Synagogue in Liverpool, England, always knew when the Epstein family had arrived for Shabbat services. "They all dressed in sync.


Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Merseyside County, England, Cheshire County, England, Music!, Short, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Classical, Bach

Wed Sep 10, 2014

The Florida Times-Union

The show that almost didn't happen: The Beatles perform at Jacksonville's Gator Bowl 50 years ago

It's difficult to overestimate what a big deal the Beatles were when they came to Jacksonville 50 years ago. It was 1964, the absolute height of Beatlemania.


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


The Flaming Lips And Fwends Rework Sgt. Pepper's

Rock oddballs The Flaming Lips have released more details about their upcoming charity album. It's a track-by-track tribute album to The Beatles ' 1967 classic Sgt.


Related Topix: The Flaming Lips, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Celebrities, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Dinosaur Jr.

Tue Sep 09, 2014


The Beatles Launch Mono Vinyl Box Set In Abbey Road Studios

Howlett; Sean Magee, the remastering and cutting IT WAS A ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME opportunity to hear The Beatles as they were intended in the hallowed space where they created their extraordinary music. To mark the launch of The Beatles In Mono vinyl remasters, Apple Records and MOJO hosted a special evening gathering at Abbey Road's legendary Studio 2 to listen to tracks from the new versions and hear a panel of distinguished guests discuss how the group recorded and mixed their songs.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Children TV, Animated TV, Entertainment, Television

The Daily Breeze

a The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigbya stars James McAvoy, Jessica...

The films may all be called “The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby,” but never once in any of the three do you hear a note of the classic Beatles song the title heroine is named after. “Sure, I considered it,” says the triptych's director, Ned Benson.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Zero Dark Thirty, Jessica Chastain, Celebrities, John Lennon, Paul McCartney