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American Idol Recap: Who Managed To Pull Off The Beatles?

Last night’s episode of American Idol saw the nine remaining finalists take on the Beatles catalogue – with varying success.In preparation for the night, producer and Idol mentor Jimmy Iovine had this to say to...

Good Ol' Freda At Sxsw – Beatles Assistant Freda Kelly Gets Her Moment

Of all the unsung heroes during The Beatles reign as pop kings, none of them are more unsung that Freda Kelly: assistant to the legendary Liverpool band for 9 years.Always graceful and loyal, Kelly never...

Paloma Faith Finds One Direction Comparisons 'Strange'

Paloma Faith thinks it's ''strange'' people compare One Direction to The Beatles.The 'Just Be' singer has defended her musician friend Jake Bugg's comments about the 'Little Things' hitmakers - who he called ''terrible'' for not...

Paul Sir Paul Mccartney Gets Comic Book Treatment

Sir Paul Mccartney's decision to leave The Beatles to seek solo fame has been turned into a new comic book.The music icon's story will feature in a 24-page graphic novel, entitled Paul MCCartney: Carry that...

Rare Photographs Of The Beatles Up For Auction

Rare photographs capturing The Beatles' record-breaking sell-out gig at Shea Stadium in New York are to hit the auction block later this month (Mar13).Only two photographers were granted access to the stage area while the...

Paul Mccartney Watches Stella's Show

Sir Paul McCartney was in the front row as he watched daughter Stella McCartney's Paris Fashion Week show.The designer was showcasing her autumn/winter 13 collection in the French capital this morning (04.03.13) which was once...

Mick Hucknall Compares One Direction To The Beatles

Former Simply Red frontman Mick Hucknall is convinced One Direction are on the road to becoming the next Beatles, insisting the revered rockers also started out as a "boyband".The British crooner is a big fan...

Blur Tracks To Be Released As Lullabyes

Blur's best-known hits are to be released in lullaby form.The 'Parklife' hitmakers' most popular tracks - including 'Song 2', 'Country House' and 'Girls & Boys' - will be transformed into soothing instrumentals featuring glockenspiel, vibraphone,...

Jake Bugg Slams Brit Awards Winners One Direction

Jake Bugg has labelled One Direction ''terrible''.The 'Lightning Bolt' musician struggles to see why the 'Kiss You' hitmakers - who took home the Global Success award at the BRITs on Wednesday (20.02.13) - have been...

Jake Bugg: One Direction Are 'Terrible'

Jake Bugg thinks One Direction are ''terrible''.The 18-year-old musician is shocked at the comparison people have drawn between the five-piece 'X Factor' contestants and legendary band the Beatles as he believes the boys don't have...

The Beatles Boosting Road Safety In India

Indian officials are using The Beatles' iconic Abbey Road album cover in a campaign to encourage road safety.The famous photo of the Fab Four crossing London's Abbey Road in single file is being displayed all...

Tony Sheridan Dies: Paul Mccartney Praises Early Mentor Of The Beatles

Sad news for dedicated Beatles fans, as Tony Sheridan dies, aged 72. Sheridan was an early supporter of the Fab Four; indeed, the Liverpudlian quartet performed as his backing band in Hamburg in their early...

Ringo Starr Joins Tributes To Tony Sheridan

Ringo Starr has followed his Beatles bandmate Sir Paul Mccartney in offering a tribute to their former collaborator Tony Sheridan following his death at the weekend (16-17Feb13).The musician, who sang on some of the Fab...

Paul Sir Paul Mccartney Pays Tribute To Tony Sheridan

Sir Paul Mccartney has issued a statement on the death of his old pal Tony Sheridan, insisting the former Beatles collaborator was "a good guy".The singer/guitarist passed away on Saturday (16Feb13) in Hamburg, Germany. He...

Beatles Collaborator Tony Sheridan Dies

British singer/guitarist Tony Sheridan, an early collaborator of The Beatles, has died. He was 72.The rocker passed away on Saturday (16Feb13) in Hamburg, Germany. Further details of his death were unavailable as Wenn went to...

Beatles Collaborator Tony Sheridan Dies

British singer/guitarist Tony Sheridan, an early collaborator of The Beatles, has died. He was 72.The rocker passed away on Saturday (16Feb13) in Hamburg, Germany. Further details of his death were unavailable as Wenn went to...

Paul Mccartney 'Shocked' To Win 17th Grammy

Sir Paul McCartney was ''shocked'' to win a Grammy for 'Kisses on the Bottom'.The 70-year-old former Beatles musician received the Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album award for 'Kisses on the Bottom', released last year, at...

Foo Fighters Have New Album Ready

Foo Fighters have a new album almost ready for release.Although the rock the group are currently on hiatus, they have no plans to disband and have a collection of songs ready to record and unveil...

Kelly Jones Busks Outside Abbey Road Studios

Stereophonics star Kelly Jones braved the snow in London on Monday (11Feb13) as he performed outside Abbey Road Studios to mark the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' debut album.The Fab Four headed into the legendary...

Sir George Martin Honoured At Music Producers Guild Awards

Famed Beatles producer Sir George Martin was honoured with the top prize at the Music Producers Guild Awards on Thursday (07Feb13) for his contributions to music.The recording studio pioneer, credited with shaping the Fab Four's...

Paul Mccartney Mistaken For Busker

Sir Paul McCartney was mistaken for a busker.The 70-year-old star left fellow passengers bemused when he burst into a medley of some of The Beatles' biggest hits on a New Orleans street car, and the...

Paul Mccartney Thrills Street Car Riders With Impromptu Performance

Sir Paul Mccartney reportedly entertained public transport passengers in New Orleans, Louisiana by singing Beatles songs.The singer and his wife Nancy Shevell were in the city for Sunday's (03Feb13) Super Bowl sporting event, and MCCartney...

Liam Gallagher: Gangnam Style Is A Classic

Liam Gallagher thinks 'Gangnam Style' is an ''absolute classic''.The former Oasis singer is a big fan of South Korean pop sensation PSY and his cheeky global hit - which has a video which sees him...

Robbie Williams Wasn't Cool Enough For Oasis

Robbie Williams wasn't ''mod'' enough for Oasis.The 'Candy' hitmaker claims his friendship with brothers Noel and Liam Gallagher in the 90s was short-lived because he didn't follow the mod lifestyle - a subculture which existed...

Ringo Starr To Make Cameo In Powerpuff Girls Comeback

Beatles legend Ringo Starr is set to get animated in a special one-off episode of hit children's Tv show The Powerpuff Girls.The crime-fighting trio is returning to Cartoon Network eight years after the series came...

Nathan Sykes Heartbroken

Nathan Sykes is devastated after the death of his dog.The Wanted singer has revealed he is heartbroken after his beloved pooch Harry passed away suddenly and has admitted he is really going to miss his...

Robert Zemeckis: Denzel Washington Deserves Oscar

Robert Zemeckis thinks Denzel Washington is a ''magnificent'' actor.The 'Flight' director is thrilled the 58-year-old star is up against the likes of Daniel Day Lewis for an Oscar in the Best Actor category and believes...

Stereophonics And Mick Hucknall To Recreate Beatles Recording Session

Artists including Stereophonics and Mick Hucknall are to recreate the Beatles' famous 12-hour recording session to mark 50 years since the famed musicians began work on their debut album.Sir Paul MCCartney and his bandmates headed...

Paul Sir Paul Mccartney & Ringo Starr Sign Up For Sandy Relief Album

Former Beatles stars Sir Paul Mccartney and Ringo Starr are among the musicians who have donated songs for a new Hurricane Sandy benefit album.The music icons will feature on the new Songs For Sandy compilation,...

George Harrison's Widow Halts Statue Plans

George Harrison's widow has halted plans to honour the Beatles star with a statue close to the family home.A campaign was launched to persuade local officials in Harrison's adopted hometown of Henley-on-Thames in Oxfordshire, England...

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