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Today Would Have Been George Harrison’s 76th Birthday

George Harrison was born on this day in 1943. He was only 27 when the Beatles officially broke up in 1970. George died on November 29th, 2001 at the age of 58. Did you know, he conceived the very first

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Beatlemania Arrived On A Pam Am Flight 55 Years Ago

The 55th anniversary of a historic television event happened over the weekend. In 1964, Beatlemania officially reached America! When the fab Four landed at New York City’s JFK Airport on February 7th, 1964, a crowd of approximately 4000 (screaming) fans

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Beatles ‘White’ Album Re-enter Billboard 200 Album

The Beatles’ self-titled album, often referred to as the White Album, has re-entered the Billboard 200 album chart at No. 6. for the first time since 1969, following the album’s 50th anniversary reissue on November 9th. The White Album, first

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[Video] Paul McCartney Deconstructs A Dozen Beatles Classics For GQ

The Beatles met Elvis Presley only once, at his home in Los Angeles while they were on their second US Tour in August 1965. Remembering the occasion for a Wired Autocomplete interview online, Paul McCartney says, “It was just like

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On This Day In 1962, Ringo Starr Joined The Beatles

56 years ago today, John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison asked Ringo Starr to “join the band.” While the Beatles were formed in 1957, Ringo didn’t join until 1962, replacing original drummer Pete Best. Ringo had previously been a

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Drake Topples The Beatles For Most Top-10 Hits In The Same Week

Given that the way we consume music these days has changed so much in the past 10 to 15 years, some will argue that it’s like comparing apples to oranges… but Toronto rapper, Drake has just done something music industry

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Imagine A World Where The Beatles Never Existed

Rumour has it Ed Sheeran is set to star in a new film set in a world where The Beatles never existed. The Mail On Sunday reported that the singer-songwriter will appear in a new musical comedy project directed by

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[VIDEO] “Yellow Submarine” Heads To Theatres This Summer

The Beatles movie “Yellow Submarine” is back –  and better than ever!  The film will return to theatres in July to mark its 50th anniversary.  It will be a visual feast for the eyes and the ears, as the movie

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The Beatles Story Band Presents Orchestra

  Their melodies have been adapted to countless musical genres, but they soar to new heights when they are performed by a full orchestra.   This performance picks from a vast repertoire of more than 200 songs, including little gems as

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Let It Be – A Celebration of the Music of The Beatles

  You’re invited to enjoy the music of the Beatles at Centrepointe Theatre…     Annerin Productions and Jeff Parry Promotions bring you the show that you never got to see The Beatles perform. Relive the past from Ed Sullivan to Abbey Road,

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