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News about The Fab Four continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

Monday | ContactMusic.com

The Beatles Wanted To Film Lord Of The Rings

The Beatles approached director Stanley Kubrick to make a film adaptation of The Lord Of The Rings novels back in their heyday, according to moviemaker Peter Jackson .

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

Sat Jul 26, 2014

News Times

Beatles Music Festival

Kelsey Gangnath, left, Phil Gangnath, center, and Mikey Gangnath, of Trumbull, clap after hearing a song by a Beatles cover band during Danbury Fields Forever III at Ives Concert Park on the Western Connecticut State University Westside Campus in Danbury, Conn.

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Related Topix: Trumbull, CT, Danbury, CT, Pop/Rock

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Observer & Eccentric

Award-winning 'The Luddites' featured at Rhythmz this Friday

The acoustic folk, rock and cabaret music will have young, old and those in-between singing and dancing before the night is over.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Pop/Rock

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Cape Cod Times

'Fab Four' convincing as real deal

For some, it's the first time playing "Abbey Road" in a '60s era living room while a mother makes dinner in the kitchen.

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

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Medford Mail Tribune

Abbey Road LIVE

A Beatles tribute band, Abbey Road LIVE! has rocked the music of the Fab Four since 2002.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Medford, OR

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Examiner.com

The Beatles week ahead: 50 years ago, 'A Hard Day's Night' hits the charts

"Saturday With the Beatles," weekly Beatles tribute show with the Cavern Club Beatles, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, The Cavern Club, Liverpool.

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

Fri Jul 18, 2014

MLive.com

Classical Mystery tour puts Beatles back on stage with Grand Rapids Symphony

What: Grand Rapids Symphony When and where: Thursday evening, Cannonsburg Length: 107 minutes, not including intermission See it: 7:30 p.m. tonight Tickets: Lawn tickets are $18 adults, $16 students and seniors, $8 children ages 2-15; $29 for reserved chairs, and $46 for reserved table seats on the day of the show.

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

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Gater 98.7 FM

Ron Howard To Direct Documentary On Beatles

Ron Howard is going back in time with the Beatles . The Oscar-winning director is making plans to produce and direct a feature-length documentary about the Fab Four.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, John Lennon

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Bradenton.com

Tweets show the fervor of Woolf fans

Sam Woolf sings to his adoring fans on an episode of "American Idol." Woolf and the other top 10 finishes will perform tonight at the Van Wezel Peforming Arts Hall in Sarasota.

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Related Topix: Sarasota, FL, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Bradenton, FL

Watersblogged

Ron Howard

Source: www.masslive.com --- Wednesday, July 16, 2014Several of The Beatles' concerts were professionally filmed.

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Huntington News

Mayor Williams Declares Beatlemania Week in Huntington

Are you ready to relive Beatlemania? In honor of the upcoming Huntington Symphony Orchestra concert this Saturday at Harris Riverfront Park, Mayor Steve Williams proclaimed July 14-19 to be Beatlemania Week in Huntington.

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Related Topix: Huntington, WV, Pop/Rock, The Beatles

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Canada.com

Review: Ringo Starr gets by with plenty of help from his All-Starr friends

Ringo Starr turned 74 just over a week ago, but the man barely looked like he was pushing 50 at his Hard Rock Casino concert in Vancouver Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Yellow Submarine, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Family, Adventure, Ringo Starr, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Steve Lukather

The Pitch

Paul McCartney is at Sprint Center on Wednesday; tickets still available

Basically everyone has a Beatles story, even that one guy who insists that he has never really cared for the band.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Red Bank Green

Red Bank: Some Black 'N White Nights

The Fab Four run free-range in A HARD DAY'S NIGHT, with a free screening Wednesday night at the Count Basie as a special 50th anniversary event.

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WKXW-FM Trenton

A milestone that changed music forever

Next Saturday will mark the 60th anniversary of this music icon's first record. I'll bet you've already guessed his name.

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Related Topix: The Ed Sullivan Show, Entertainment, Television, Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley

Blackpool Today

Resort set for 'Beatlemania' as Fab Four come to town

Hot on the heels of Abbamania, Beatlemania is set to sweep across Blackpool this Autumn as a top show is set for the Winter Gardens.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Mail on Sunday

'Let it Be' musical Beatles cast have ANOTHER brush with the law playing outside

It was worth the wait! Photographer spends eight hours a night in the snow to capture jaw-dropping images of Northern Lights Chaos in the streets: Injury toll rises to three as thousands of revellers hit San Fermin - Pamplona's raucous bull-fighting festival 'We're arresting you Yeah, Yeah, Yeah': Fab Four from the West end musical 'Let it Be' ... (more)

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Europe, United Kingdom, World News, Essex County, England, Greater London County, England, Travel

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Phoenix New Times

12 Bands Who Tried (and Failed) to Imitate A Hard Day's Night

Editor's note: Since Oct. 6, 2012 we've been on a half-century celebration cycle in which we are scheduled to relive every Beatles innovation, every release of the Beatles' landmark career in real time, right until the inevitable 50th anniversary of their breakup in 2020.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Theater, Arts, The Hollies, Comedy Movies, Get Yourself a College Girl

The Spokesman-Review

4000 Holes celebrating 25 years in Spokane - Thu, 10 Jul 2014 PST

Everywhere you turn in 4000 Holes, the Beatles are grinning back at you - from posters hanging around the store, cardboard cutouts in the corner, vintage memorabilia behind the counter, a Fab Four clock shaped like a gold record on the wall.

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Related Topix: Spokane, WA, Pop/Rock

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

Del Mar Fair Fab Four theme connects generations

To honor the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' first visit to the United States, the San Diego County Fair explored the musical and cultural influences the Fab Four had on American society.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, San Diego County, CA

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