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  1. Actor and comedian Lance Percival dies aged 81Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... and Citizen James, as well as providing the voice of Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr in the 1960s animation, The Beatles. He went on to play Old Fred in the band's feature-length animated film Yellow Submarine. In 1970, he starred alongside Julie ...

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  2. Fool on the Hill -The Implications of Blackstone's Purchase of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | jdsupra.com

    ... to stick with the whole Guru Marishi Yogi fad. Nevertheless, I have been on the record as saying that musically The Beatles were overrated. - great songwriters but average musicians at best. Somehow, I always end up believing that everyone else's ...

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  3. Up Pompeii star Percival diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Newsday

    On TV, he appeared in the late '70s series Shoestring and Citizen James. He also provided the voice for both Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr in the 1960s cartoon The Beatles.

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  4. BBC submits Cliff report for awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | BBC News

    ... aged 81. The British star also provided the voices of Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr in a cartoon series about The Beatles, and later voiced the character Old Fred in Yellow Submarine. Felicity Jones also spoke to BBC Radio 4's Today programme after ...

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  5. Cavern Club owner Ray McFall diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | BBC News

    McFall owned the Liverpool club in the 1960s, changing it from a jazz venue to a rock 'n' roll club and booking Merseybeat bands like The Beatles. "It was Ray who opened it up to those early Merseybeat sessions, which led to the whole Merseybeat explosion," said Jon Keats, a director of the Cavern.

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  6. A conversation with a teenager who a doesna t knowa who Paul McCartney isRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... - a British 18-year-old, born and raised in London, which means there's no conceivable way he doesn't know who the Beatles are. In fact, Lofgren is a fan of both the Beatles and Kanye, he told The Washinton Post by e-mail Wednesday. He especially ...

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  7. Kanye West, Paul McCartney, and the ever-present pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... episode. The hubbub was almost enough to make you forget that the show debuted 20 years ago, or 24 years after the Beatles released their final album. (Squint hard enough and those haircuts could be seen as ones worn proudly by ironists.) And with ...

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  8. Intermission: Wizards and WingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... argues. "It wasn't that she didn't know about music history; it was that the particular musical past of the Beatles wasn't her musical past. In a pop world dominated by hip hop and R&B, the Fab Four are are old pop culture-and whatever its influence ...

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  9. McCartneyism: Beatles stans react to people joking about not knowing who some old guy isRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    ... gry responses calling him names. -Someone told him to kill himself. -He lives in England and obviously knows who The Beatles are. sources: 1 , 2 , 3 , 4

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  10. How Baby Steps Can Keep You on Track This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Government Executive

    ... make progress by solving for 2 percent or 5 percent instead of 100 percent. Here are a few stories -- one about the Beatles, one about yoga and one about business -- that illustrate what I mean by that. The stories are followed by five principles ...

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  11. Kanye's fans thank him for 'discovering' Paul McCartneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | KYTX-TV News

    ... see, Kanye and Paul collaborated on the rapper's song Only One, and an entire army of geniuses felt so moved by the Beatles legend's contribution that they were compelled

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  12. Now Trending: Kanye West fans wonder who Paul McCartney isRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    Kanye West as he arrives for the 2014 LACMA Art + Film Gala in Los Angeles Kanye West as he arrives for the 2014 LACMA Art + Film Gala in Los Angeles As reported by People magazine, the rap icon kicked off the New Year with the release of a new song titled Only One , in which he collaborates with Paul McCartney, formerly of The Beatles. The problem: A good percentage of Kanye West fans claim to have never heard of this McCartney fellow, let alone The Beatles.

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  13. Celebrity Buzz: Kanye West fans: Paul McCartney? Who's he?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | TBD.com

    ... jokes about how the rapper's younger fans may have never even heard of the legendary rocker, nor his former band the Beatles. "I don't know who Paul McCartney is, but Kanye is going to give this man a career w/ this new song!!" wrote OVOJosh. "Who ...

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  14. Today in Rock: January 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Examiner.com

    On this day in 1965 The Supremes record the song "Stop! In The Name Of Love ". Also on this day The Beatles LP Beatles For Sale reaches week number three at number one on the UK charts.

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  15. Six songs you may not know were produced by Sir George MartinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Examiner.com

    Sir George Martin , who turned 89 on Jan. 3, 2015, is best known for his work with the Beatles , but his work has spanned far beyond them and into many different fields of music . Here are a few of the highlights of his other songs with a few you may not know he was involved with.Most of the songs are included on "The Early Works of George Martin," a great 2-CD set issued recently that features 32 songs he produced with only two of them included by the Beatles - "Love Me Do" and "P.S. I Love You."

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  16. Music History for January 3, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Steele and Marty Robbins had also released versions and Steele would replace this version at No.1). In 1963, The Beatles began their first headlining tour with four nights in Scotland appearing at the Two Red Shoes Ballroom, Elgin. Two of the dates ...

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  17. Today in Rock: January 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Examiner.com

    On this day in 1964 Americans get their first look at a Beatles performance when Jack Paar shows a film clip of the band performing on his TV show. On this day in 1966 The Beatles appear on NBC's Hullabaloo! in a taped performance of the songs "Day Tripper" and "We Can Work It Out" .

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  18. Ron Onesti: 2014 at The Arcada … are you kidding me?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... fun shows we have had, and they One of the events we held of which I am most proud was he 50th Anniversary of The Beatles on the "Ed Sullivan Show," effectively establishing the "British Invasion" and taking rock music into another hemisphere. We ...

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  19. 46 Years Ago: The Beatles Try to 'Get Back' to Their RootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    As 1969 began, the Beatles were in a free fall. The sessions for the White Album , which had been released six weeks earlier, were contentious, with each member exploring his own musical path and bringing in the others when necessary.

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  20. Joe Cocker Gets Remembered and Honored Across Billboard...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | Billboard

    ... in the week ending Dec. 28, a 3,630 percent surge. His best-selling tune during the week was his iconic cover of The Beatles ' "With a Little Help From My Friends," which moved 32,000 downloads (up 5,090 percent). It debuts at No. 6 on Rock Digital ...

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