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  1. Top Gear will still thrive: EvansRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Iol.co.za

    ... Clarkson there is no Top Gear," they howl. Really? Winston Churchill came and went, as did George Best and John Lennon. But politics, football and music seem to have stuck around since their departure. When Johnny Carson left his legendary US chat ...

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  2. Ben E. King - Stand By Me / On The HorizonRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MusicEmissions

    ... for the Drifters before King recorded it himself. It has subsequently been covered by many artists including John Lennon , Marvin Gaye and even Muhammad Ali . However, no matter how many times it has been covered, King's version reigns supreme. Its ...

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  3. First volume in deep Apple Records Beatles label book series debuts this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Axel Korinth, Antonio Caroselli and Ed Dieckmann, the authors of "A is for Apple Volume 1" the first in a series of extensive new books on the history of the Beatles' Apple Records label, revealed March 29 in a newsletter the first volume has arrived from the printer and is ready to be distributed. The authors, Dieckmann from the Netherlands, Caroselli from Italy and Korinth from Germany, also announced they made a last-minute change in the book that those who get it should appreciate.

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  4. Happy Mondays star Bez on the revolution, standing in Salford, and why he didn't join the GreensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Statesman

    ... fracking plans by staging a week-long "bed-in" at a London hotel. Some pointed to parallels between the famous John Lennon bed protest in 1969 against the Vietnam war. So, why not join the Green Party? I ask him. "I could have joined the Greens but ...

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  5. Hirohito, best-known Japanese in West, overshadowed by Abe in Asia: surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Japan Times

    ... Major League Baseball player Ichiro Suzuki, in the United States, artist Yoko Ono, the widow of the Beatles' John Lennon, in Britain, and anime director Hayao Miyazaki in France. Tatsuo Yasuda, chief editor of the institute, said the survey showed ...

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  6. The Most Devastating Band Departures, Breakups - After Zayn's, Of CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... left before being brought back in, and while Paul McCartney was the first to officially announce his depature, John Lennon had privately told the group that he was leaving months before. Next Axl Rose is the only remaining member of the original ...

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  7. Movie review: In a Danny Collins,a Pacino helps us imagine a Lennon storyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Cape Cod Times

    ... mag ZigZag, and the discussion came around to fame and fortune possibly getting in the way of artistic success. John Lennon read the piece and was moved to send a note of encouragement to the up-and-comer, along with his phone number, in case ...

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  8. Keith Richards pens tribute to late Rolling Stones saxophonist Bobby KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | Edinburgh-festivals.com

    ... saxophone player from the age of 15, he collaborated with many famous musicians, from Buddy Holly to John Lennon. Alex is an Edinburgh based journalist and Edinburgh City Editor at WOW247, with a passion for culture and the arts. She can usually be ...

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  9. Mia Farrow's sister who inspired Beatles' song Dear Prudence was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    The woman who inspired The Beatles' song Dear Prudence was Robert Durst's mistress until days before his wife went missing. Prudence Farrow, sister to Mia, had her name etched into cultural history at the age of 19 when she inspired John Lennon to write her a song at an Indian ashram.

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  10. 'Wooing a bestselling author is about keeping promises'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... who was a single child, continued to be occupied by books but also developed a keen love for music. "I was a John Lennon fan and loved the Beatles and other classic rock music. I'd say my taste was eclectic and it was further developed in college, ...

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  11. Woman who inspired The Beatles' 'Dear Prudence' once dated Robert DurstRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Post

    ... had her own brush with fame when she was 19 - accidentally ending up at the same Indian ashram as The Beatles. John Lennon wrote "Dear Prudence" for her after he was dispatched to coax her out of her meditation hut. The lyrics - "Won't you come out ...

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  12. Marchers say hate not tolerated in Spokane - Sat, 28 Mar 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Spokesman-Review

    ... University social work graduate student. Before the group set out on its march, they sang "Imagine" by John Lennon, and Llamedo addressed them with a megaphone. He spoke of the need to end bullying in schools and noted a recent study by an EWU ...

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  13. Top Gear a write-off? WRONG! Hammond & May out? WRONG! Jeremy's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Mail

    ... Clarkson there is no Top Gear,' they howl. Really? Winston Churchill came and went, as did George Best and John Lennon. But politics, football and music seem to have stuck around since their departure. When Johnny Carson left his legendary US chat ...

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  14. New Music Roundup: Capsule ReviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    How refreshing to hear an artist who isn't obsessed with what we in the industry call "the sound of the moment." While this is definitely contemporary in sound, singer/songwriter Chris Moore is more in tune with such predecessors as Traffic, John Lennon, and The Smithereens.

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  15. Day-By-Day Coachella PlaylistRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | QTMagazine

    ... Sean Lennon's band, will most likely open the day. Sean possesses his father's voice (you may have heard of him: John Lennon) but with a modern, psychedelic sound. Another Friday up-and-comer to look out for is Charles Bradley, a soul singer who ...

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  16. Emperor Hirohito best known Japanese in West, survey showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Japan Times

    ... League Baseball player Ichiro Suzuki in the United States, Yoko Ono, an artist and the widow of the Beatles' John Lennon, in Britain, and Hayao Miyazaki, a renowned animated film director, in France. Tatsuo Yasuda, chief editor of the institute, ...

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  17. Al Pacino's 'Danny Collins' will wrap up CIFF 39,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Cleveland.com

    So, how do you wrap up a 12-day film festival? An Al Pacino comedy-drama makes for a nice farewell bow. Pacino stars as an aging rock musician whose aimless life is reinvigorated by a long lost letter from John Lennon.

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  18. From the Bookshelves: Beyond Deportation: The Role of Prosecutorial ...Read the original story

    Saturday | ImmigrationProf Blog

    When Beatles star John Lennon faced deportation from the U.S. in the 1970s, his lawyer Leon Wildes made a groundbreaking argument. He argued that Lennon should be granted "nonpriority" status pursuant to INS's policy of prosecutorial discretion.

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  19. A Hard Day's Night anniversary: how Beatlemania liberated the teenage girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Canberra Times

    ... the Beatles in the US, had refused to release their first album. The first thing producer Walter Shenson told John Lennon was that he and Paul had to write six or seven new songs for the soundtrack album. UA Records could then release it in the US ...

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  20. Today in Rock: March 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    ... well as an unlicensed .45 pistol. When cops ask why Crosby is carrying the gun, he says two words: "John Lennon." On this day in 2011 rapper Rick Ross is arrested in Shreveport, Louisiana after being caught with one gram of marijuana. Ross was ...

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