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Cilla Black, Friend of The Beatles and an Early Contemporary, to Receive Career Honor in London - Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Cilla Black, who early in her career shared a manager with The Beatles and recorded songs written byJohn Lennon and Paul McCartney, is being honored for her outstanding contribution to entertainment by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts.

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Update! Paul McCartney Hints at Ringo Starr Joining Him On Stage - Tuesday, May 13, 2014

If you’re one of the thousands of people who snapped up tickets to see Paul McCartney at Dodger Stadium on August 10, you may be in for a bit of history. McCartney may have hinted that he might be joined by Ringo Starr.

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45 YEARS AGO: THE BEATLES LAUNCH EXPERIMENTAL ZAPPLE RECORDS - Monday, May 12, 2014

In the summer of 1968, the Beatles issued their first release on their own Apple imprint with the single ‘Hey Jude.’ A few months later, the idea for a side label, existing solely for the purpose of putting out more experimental outings, was proposed, which they called “Zapple.”

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Pop legend Frank Ifield at Liverpool's Epstein - Monday, May 12, 2014

Experience music history at its best as one of the finest gentlemen of the music world and 60’s icon, Frank Ifield heads to the Epstein Theatre. In an “in conversation” event he narrates his rise to stardom and is joined on stage by a musician and a singer who will perform a selection of great songs from the era.

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Paul Gets Back #OutThere At The Budokan! - Sunday, May 11, 2014

On the eve of the new leg of Paul’s massive worldwide ‘Out There’ tour, due to commence in Tokyo on 17th May with two massive sold out shows at Tokyo’s National Stadium, Paul has announced a special one off show at the Nippon Budokan on Wednesday May 21st.

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Former Beatle George Harrison's guitar up for auction - Saturday, May 10, 2014

A guitar owned by George Harrison is heading to auction along with other Beatles and rock memorabilia. The Julien's Auctions sale is May 17 at the Hard Rock Cafe in Manhattan. The 1962 Rickenbacker 425 is estimated to bring up to $600,000.

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MACCA'S NIRVANA REUNION SURPRISE - Saturday, May 10, 2014

Paul McCartney has admitted he didn't realise he'd fired up a Nirvana reunion until he, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear had been jamming for more than an hour. The former Beatle had been invited by Grohl to make music for his 2013 movie Sound City, but couldn't decide what to contribute when he arrived for the recording session.

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Lakewood man turns his house into a shrine of The Beatles, pop culture - Friday, May 09, 2014

The home of Johnny Jones is quiet and plain from the outside. The only movement on this spring day comes from leaves skittering on the long and winding road that leads to the Tudor-style house.

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Sean Lennon - Sean Lennon Baffled By Plan To Clone Beatles Star - Friday, May 09, 2014

Sean Lennon has branded plans to clone his father John Lennon from Dna extracted from the late rocker's teeth as "bizarre, futuristic and dystopian". Last year (13) Canadian dentist Michael Zuk handed a rotten molar from The Beatles legend to scientists so they could extract Lennon's unique genetic code.

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What would you ask Macca about his Fab Four days? - Friday, May 09, 2014

Ever wondered what you should talk about if you bumped into Sir Paul McCartney, doing a spot of supermarket shopping in Heswall maybe? The answer is ... The Beatles. And don’t be shy about it either, because the man himself says he never tires of chatting about his Fab Four days. In fact, he wishes people asked him more! 

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