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Paul McCartney Adds Three Latin American Concerts to His 2014 Tour Schedule - Sunday, March 16, 2014

Paul McCartney will be spending some more quality time in Latin America this spring.  After announcing an April 21 show at Santiago, Chile’s Movistar Arena earlier this week, the ex-Beatles star has added three more concerts in the region to his 2014 Out There Tour itinerary.

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The Beatles' 'A Hard Day's Night' to get re-release - Sunday, March 16, 2014

The 1964 film , which follows a day in the life of the band as Beatlemania is in full swing, has been fully restored and will be in cinemas and available to download on July 4. A limited edition DVD and Blu-ray release will follow on July 21. 

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McGear McCartney mania at The Plough - Saturday, March 15, 2014

THE sharpest of Liverpudlian wit, live music and perhaps the odd reference to a somewhat well known older relative will all feature as Mike McGear McCartney brings his first solo tour in 42 years to Torrington at the end of this month.

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Plans to open Strawberry Field site to public - Saturday, March 15, 2014

A former children's home in Liverpool made famous by the Beatles is set to be opened to the public. The Salvation Army, which owns the Strawberry Field site in Woolton, plan to reopen it as a training centre for people with learning difficulties.

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ELO legend Jeff Lynne: I would not have liked being in The Beatles - Friday, March 14, 2014

“Would I have liked to have been a Beatle?” Jeff Lynne pauses for thought before slowly shaking his head. “I don’t know. It wasn’t all beer and skittles being a Beatle. “To have been under so much pressure, to not have been able to walk down the street? I’m a very private person. I would have found that very tough. So maybe no.

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'Mad Men' Creator Likens Final Season Arc to Beatles' 'Abbey Road' - Friday, March 14, 2014

Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner discussed his love of the Beatles' Abbey Road and even used it in a metaphor for the end of his series, which begins its seventh and final season April 13th, in an interview with Buzzfeed.

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Cunard Line Commemorates The Beatles' First Crossing of the Atlantic - Thursday, March 13, 2014

As celebrations continue marking the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' American debut, Cunard Line will help commemorate the group’s first crossing of the Atlantic with The Beatles Experience. The premiere tribute band and Queen Mary 2 will come together during one of the ship’s Transatlantic Crossings, departing from New York on October 28, 2014.


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Hi-tech manufacturing site has echoes of Beatles and Hendrix - Thursday, March 13, 2014

A DERELICT complex of buildings in west London, where the records of Elvis Presley, the Beatles and Jimi Hendrix were pressed, is ready to rediscover its historical role as a centre for advanced manufacturing.

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Beatles collectibles up for auction in Croydon - Wednesday, March 12, 2014

BEATLES memorabilia and a handbag signed by astronaut Neil Armstrong are to go on auction in Croydon. The sale includes a 1964 NEMS record player, which is one of the earliest pieces of Beatles merchandise. Only 5,000 were made and, while they rarely come up for sale, one has been listed for Catherine Southon’s next auction at The Chateau in Shirley Hills on March 26.

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Grace Acquires Rights to the Beatles’ Music Catalog - Wednesday, March 12, 2014

Filmmaker Josh Wakely’s production company, Grace, has acquired the worldwide rights to the Beatles’ music catalog in an agreement with Sony/ATV Music Publishing. Grace will have the rights to the group’s song catalog for an animated children’s series called “Beat Bugs.”  The series will be based on the original characters and world created by Wakely.

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