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Robert Zemeckis Pulls Out Of Yellow Submarine Revamp

Moviemaker Robert Zemeckis has abandoned plans to remake the Beatles animated film Yellow Submarine.The Polar Express director had been connected to the project while DICk Cook was the chairman of Disney, but he has stepped...

Rihanna Didn't Finish Album Till 13 Days Before Release

Rihanna recorded her new album right up until the last minute.The 'Diamonds' singer - whose new album 'Unapologetic' was released on Monday (19.11.12) - didn't stop recording till 13 days before the album was due...

Oprah Winfery: There's Never Been A Star Like Justin Bieber

Oprah Winfrey believes there has never been a ''star'' like Justin Bieber. The chat-show host has revealed a clip from her upcoming interview with the award-winning pop sensation on 'Oprah's Next Chapter', in which she...

Ac/dc Give In To The Digital Age And Sell Music On Itunes

AC/DC - one of the biggest bands to resist the transition into the digital age of music - have allowed their entire back catalogue of rock music to be sold by e-distribution giants Apple, via...

Jagger: One Direction Shows Remind Me Of The Stones

Sir Mick Jagger says One Direction concerts remind him of early Rolling Stones shows. The 69-year-old singer watched one of the boy band's performances and claims the 'Little Things' hitmakers appear to be experiencing a...

Fan Footage Wanted For New Beatles Film

The Beatles are calling on fans around the world to share footage captured during the Fab Four's 1960s concert tours for a new movie project.The Beatles' Apple Corps firm has started up Ovow (One Voice...

Paul Mccartney Joins 12.12.12 Concert

Sir Paul McCartney will perform at a Hurricane Sandy benefit concert in New York next month.The Beatles musician will star in the 12.12.12 show, to be held at Madison Square Garden in the city, alongside...

Beatles' Sgt. Pepper Insert Auctioned For $88,000

A collage used to produce an insert for The Beatles' iconic Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album has sold for more than $80,000 (£50,000) at auction.The artwork, which was included as an insert with...

Yoko Ono Thanks Paul Mccartney For Clearing Her Name

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono has publicly thanked Sir Paul Mccartney for telling fans she was not the reason for The Beatles' split.Ono has long been blamed for pulling apart the Fab Four in 1970,...

Kate Moss' First Ever Photo Shoots Go Up For Auction

The stills from Kate Moss' very first sitting are to be auctioned off at the end of the month, with the still expected to raise up to £1,200 when they go under the hammer.The images...

Beatles Albums To Be Sold In Pop-up Bus Shops

Copies of The Beatles' newly re-mastered albums will be sold in the U.S. in pop-up shops on double-decker buses.The band's music has been refreshed and reissued on vinyl and in Cd format for release on...

Paul Mccartney Narrowly Avoided Crash

Sir Paul McCartney narrowly avoided a potentially-fatal crash when the pilot of his helicopter became ''disorientated'' in bad weather.The Beatles legend and his wife Nancy Shevell were just two feet away from disaster as the...

Fatboy Slim Raided Paul Sir Paul Mccartney's Rubbish For Music Stand

British Dj Fatboy Slim raided Sir Paul Mccartney's skip after he moved out of his home in Brighton, south England to recover a music stand once owned by the Beatles legend.The stars were neighbours in...

Jet-set Life Style: International Actress Of The Year Marion Cotillard Lands At Lax

Ah, the life of the jet-setter. Marion Cotillard was spotted by the Daily Mail, landing at LAX on Thursday (November 1, 2012), after winning an award at Harper’s Bazaar’s Women of the Year Awards in...

John Lennon's Tooth To Go On Tour

Slain Beatles star John Lennon's tooth is to tour dental practices all over Britain as part of an oral cancer awareness campaign.Dentist Michael Zuk paid $30,000 (Gbp19,000) for the tooth at auction and part of...

Benedict Cumberbatch To Play Brian Epstein In New Biopic

Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy star Benedict Cumberbatch is teaming up with his Sherlock director Paul Mcguigan to bring Beatles manager Brian Epstein back to life in a new biopic.Cumberbatch will portray the enigmatic svengali in...

Benedict Cumberbatch's Week In Music: Friendly Fires And The Beatles

The well spoken Sherlock Holmes hunk, Benedict Cumberbatch, is having a rather brilliant week; in two music driven stories, Cumberbatch has collaborated with Herfordshire's preeminent inditronica band Friendly Fire, and will be starring as the...

James Brown's Suit Goes Up For Auction

James Brown's white and orange suit, a shirt worn by The Beatles legend John Lennon during a family holiday, and several outfits sported by Lady Gaga are among items of rock 'n' roll memorabilia going...

The Beatles' Ivor Novello Award Up For Auction

An Ivor Novello Award won by The Beatles for their hit track Yellow Submarine is up for auction after it was used as a door stop for more than 20 years.The bronze figure modelled on...

Paul Mccartney's Aston Martin Up For Auction

Sir Paul McCartney's Aston Martin DB5 is up for sale.The Beatles star's 1964 car is one of 93 classic automobiles up for auction today (31.10.12) in London's Battersea park and is estimated to sell for...

Paul Mccartney Tells Fans To Let It Be Over Yoko Ono

Sir Paul Mccartney is adamant John Lennon's wife Yoko Ono was not the reason The Beatles split.The Hey Jude hitmakers called time on their career in 1970, seven years after their meteoric rise to global...

'Yoko Ono Didn't Break Up The Beatles' Says Paul Mccartney

Sir Paul McCartney claims Yoko Ono had nothing to do with The Beatles splitting up.The group - made up of Paul, John Lennon, Ringo Starr and George Harrison - split up in 1970, but Paul...

On The Shelves: UK Album Release Round-up, October 29, 2012: Neil Young, Madness, Kylie Minogue, Calvin Harris, Skyfall Ost

Psychedelic Pill is the 35th studio album from Neil Young and was written and recorded in collaboration with his sometime band, Crazy Horse, marking their first album of original material since Greendale...

Paul Mccartney: Yoko Wasn't To Blame For Beatles Split

Sir Paul McCartney has insisted Yoko Ono wasn't responsible for the end of The Beatles.The 70-year-old musician has attempted to end decades of anger directed at the Japanese artist for the band's demise in 1970...

Business Leaders Call For Abbey Road Station Name Change

Business owners close to The Beatles' famed Abbey Road street crossing are urging London officials to change the name of a train station in the east of the city which has been confusing the band's...

One Direction Become Fastest Selling British Act In Us

One Direction's 'Live While We're Young' has become America's fastest selling single by a British act in history.The group's new track is set to top the US Billboard pop chart this week after selling 341,000...

John Lennon's 72nd Birthday Celebrated, His Legacy Lives On

There are few people that have ever lived, who have changed the world and made such an enormous impact, that subsequently results in their memory being upheld, almost as sacred, all over the world, decades...

I Love The Beatles But It’S Time To Move On: Jarvis Cocker Reviews John Lennon Letters Book

Jarvis Cocker has reviewed the latest book to be have been published about The Beatles. 'The John Lennon Letters', edited by Hunter Davies, is a collection of missives from the late Beatles’ songwriter, dating from...

Hey Jude Is Most-referenced Track In Fiction Books

The Beatles' hit track Hey Jude is the most-referenced song in literature.Researchers at SmallDemons.com have discovered that the pop classic is mentioned in at least 55 works of fiction, from Stephen King's The Dark Tower...

John Lennon Slammed Mccartneys In Angry Note

John Lennon ordered Sir Paul Mccartney's wife Linda to "shut up" and branded her "insane" in a furious rant after The Beatles broke up.A series of previously unseen letters penned by the late Imagine hitmaker...

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