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Musical in Merced gives backstage view of The Beatles - Friday, May 03, 2013

MERCED -- For one night only, the award-winning Beatles musical "In My Life" will play Sunday at the Art Kamangar Center at the Merced Theatre.

The musical retells The Beatles' story through the eyes of manager Brian Epstein and features the live music of renowned tribute band Abbey Road.


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Documentary of Paul McCartney & Wings premieres May 15 - Friday, May 03, 2013

Rockshow, a film documenting Paul McCartney and his band Wings on their 1975-76 Wings Around the World tour, will have its big-screen premiere May 15 at BAFTA in London. McCartney is scheduled to appear on the red carpet for the event. 

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The Beatles' chart success in rivals and numbers - Thursday, May 02, 2013

The Beatles' achieved their first number one single 50 years ago – the first of 17 over the next six years. Here's the chart hits, the records broken and rivals made by the band.

Although some will say Please Please Me was The Beatles' first number one single, it was their next single,

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Beatles exhibition comes to Montreal's Vieux Port - Thursday, May 02, 2013

John Lennon’s Rolls-Royce on display at the Pointe-à-Callière Museum in Montreal. The car is part of an exhibit called The Beatles in Montreal, that revisits the group’s only Montreal appearance at the Forum in 1964. The exhibition runs from March 26, 2013 to March 30, 2014.

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The Beatles Inducted into the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame - Thursday, May 02, 2013

By an overwhelming margin of nearly three to one, the Beatles have beaten the Doors to become the second inductees into the 100% fan-voted Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame.

In their brief history together, no group single-handedly changed music — and the culture around them — as frequently or as much as the Beatles. To this day, they remain the most talked-about, written-about and influential rock band the world has ever seen.

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John Lennon artwork goes on display in Century City - Wednesday, May 01, 2013

The late Beatles star's 'Bag One' collection of lithographs will be shown Friday through Sunday at Westfield Century City mall.

The Beatles were getting very near the end when John Lennon, in league with his wife, Yoko Ono, turned his attention to climbing another creative ladder — this time as a visual artist.

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Top 10 Beatles Solo Albums - Wednesday, May 01, 2013

Some Beatles are greater than others. And some Beatles solo albums rank right up there with the band’s best records. It should come as a surprise to no one that John Lennon and Paul McCartney made the best of them. And that George Harrison was responsible for one of the earliest solo classics.

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Jonathan Winters was John Lennon's favorite comedian - Wednesday, May 01, 2013

A lot of tributes were made after the death of Jonathan Winters was announced Friday, but one person who was a huge fan of the comic was John Lennon, according to May Pang, who confirmed in an email to Beatles Examiner Saturday that Lennon was thrilled when the two of them met.

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Beatles Dingwall gig venue to be renovated - Tuesday, April 30, 2013

EXTENSIVE repairs are to be carried out on a historic townhouse famous for hosting a doomed Beatles concert just prior to their rise to stardom.

The 280-year-old Dingwall complex with have its historic tower and town clock restored in the £90,000 work.

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Never Before Seen Beatles Photos From 1964 - Tuesday, April 30, 2013

They’re one of the most documented bands ever, but once and a while we get to see them in a new light. Documentary filmmaker Leslie Woodhead uncovered these photos he took of the Fab Four back in 1964 when they were recording in Manchester.

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