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Taylor Wood Relieved Ono Liked Lennon Film

Director SAM TAYLOR WOOD is relieved JOHN LENNON's wife YOKO ONO liked her new film about the late BEATLE - because the moviemaker was terrified of her reaction.The former artist wanted to use Lennon's song...

Paul Mccartney Ready For Residency

Sir Paul McCartney wants to play a residency in London.The former Beatle plays a concert at The 02 Arena next Tuesday (22.12.09) and admits he is open to the idea of doing an extended run...

Lost Lennon Interview Published

A lost interview with late BEATLES star JOHN LENNON has been published for the first time in 41 years.Lennon, who was fatally shot in New York City in 1980, was interviewed by student Maurice Hindle...

Shankar Hated Life As A Pop Star

Famed Indian sitar player RAVI SHANKAR has blamed the BEATLES for turning him into a "pop star" - because he hated life as a famous musician.Shankar shot to global stardom after the Fab Four cited...

Mccartney Lands In 50 Rhyme

50 CENT has namechecked PAUL MCCARTNEY in a new rap song after meeting the former BEATLE on a plane flight.The rapper insists MCCartney didn't know who he was when he asked the Brit for an...

Green Day Get Their Own Rock Band Game

GREEN DAY are following in the footsteps of pop legends THE BEATLES - they've landed their own ROCK BAND interactive video game.The rockers are currently creating the game with software designers to allow fans to...

Elton John Makes Dance Lp

Sir Elton John is recording a dance album.The music legend has reportedly sparked a bidding war between record companies who are desperate to release his new music - which he has worked on with Australian...

Paul Mccartney Regrets Marriage

Sir Paul McCartney's marriage to Heather Mills is his biggest regret of the last ten years.The Beatles star - who has a six-year-old daughter Beatrice with the former model-and-charity-campaigner - admits if he could go...

Eminem Is Best-selling Artist Of The Decade

EMINEM has been crowned champion of the charts - the rapper has beaten the BEATLES to be named America's best-selling artist of the decade.Figures released by Nielsen SoundScan, the company which compiles the Billboard charts,...

Producer Attempts Beatles UKulele Record

Music producer ROGER GREENAWALT will attempt to break the world record of continued ukulele playing in New York on Sunday (6Dec09) as part of a quirky BEATLES marathon.Greenawalt has organised the second annual Beatles Complete...

John-paul Jones' Career Woe

John-Paul Jones thought his career was over when Led Zeppelin split up.The bassist - who now performs in supergroup Them Crooked Vultures alongside Dave Grohl and Josh Homme - admits he was unsure what to...

Paul Mccartney's Retching Ritual

Sir Paul McCartney makes himself sick before playing live.The music legend has a pre-concert ritual of gargling with salt water, but admits it makes him vomit.When asked if he has any rituals, Paul said: "Well...

Harrison Dreamed Of Wilburys Ship Tour

Late rocker GEORGE HARRISON once dreamed up a high seas adventure for supergroup the TRAVELING WILBURYS - but it was too much of a risk to get TOM PETTY, BOB DYLAN, ROY ORBISON and the...

Paul Mccartney Still Feels Fab

Sir Paul McCartney still feels like a member of The Beatles. Despite the fact it's been almost 40 years since the band split, the 67-year-old music legend loves playing the Fab Four's songs live because...

Jimi Hendrix Has Greatest Riff

Jimi Hendrix's 'Voodoo Child (Slight Return)' has been voted as having the best guitar riff of all time.The 1970 track beat Guns N' Roses classic 'Sweet Child O'Mine' - which topped the poll five years...

Pattinson: 'We're Like The Beatles'

ROBERT PATTINSON has compared himself and his TWILIGHT co-stars to the BEATLES - insisting the teenage hysteria around the movie series is similar to the frenzied music fans of the 1960s.The British band attracted hordes...

Mccartney Almost Quit Over Stagefright

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's crippling stagefright almost cost him his place in THE BEATLES in the mid-1960s.The Hey Jude hitmaker admits he would feel sick because he was wracked with nerves before shows and big events...

Harrison Too Humble To Front The Heartbreakers

Late BEATLES star GEORGE HARRISON almost landed TOM PETTY & THE HEARTBREAKERS as his backing band but was too reluctant to play the frontman for a world tour.After performing with Bob Dylan on the Temples...

Washington Civil Rights Concert Tops Greatest Gigs Poll

The March on Washington event in 1963, featuring BOB DYLAN, JOAN BAEZ and folk icon PETE SEEGER, has beaten THE BEATLES' ED SULLIVAN shows and Dylan's controversial Newport Folk Festival gig to top a list...

Starr Duets With Mccartney On New Album

RINGO STARR has landed the closest thing to a BEATLES reunion on record - SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY features on his new album.The former Fab Four stars team up for Walk With You, a duet all...

Websites Shut Over Beatles Ruling

Executives at music industry giant EMI have triumphed in their legal battle over the BEATLES songs - a U.S. judge has shut down two websites accused of selling the tracks illegally.Record label bosses filed a...

Bon Jovi Eyeing Hall Of Fame Honour

BON JOVI frontman JON BON JOVI is campaigning for his band to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame - insisting the rockers deserve to be honoured next to ELVIS and THE...

Osbourne Delighted By Mccartney Snub

OZZY OSBOURNE was stunned when SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY refused to collaborate with him - because the former BEATLE insisted he didn't want to spoil the rocker's record.The Black Sabbath frontman used a chance meeting with...

Bond Girls Invade Abbey Road

Former BOND girls JOANNA LUMLEY and HONOR BLACKMAN channelled the spirit of THE BEATLES for a charity CD - by recording it at the Fab Four's favourite Abbey Road studios.The pair was among a horde...

Robbie Williams Confirms Take That Lp

Robbie Williams is recording a new album with Take That. The 'Bodies' singer cried as he was reunited with his former bandmates - Gary Barlow, Howard Donald, Jason Orange and Mark Owen - onstage last...

Paul Mccartney's Musical Son

Sir Paul McCartney has inspired his son to make music.The Beatles legend is a massive influence on James, 32, who has formed The Light with pals Bryan Johnson on drums and bassist Charlie Turner, who...

Robbie Williams' Take That Show

Robbie Williams is expected to perform with Take That tomorrow night (12.11.09).The 'Bodies' hitmaker - who left the group in 1995 following a rift with his bandmates - has reportedly agreed to perform with Gary...

Emi Wins Injunction Over Beatles Tracks

Songs by THE BEATLES have been pulled from the internet after record label bosses at EMI won a temporary injunction against a U.S. website for allegedly selling the tracks without permission.A copyright violation lawsuit was...

Emi Sues Over Beatles Downloads

Record label bosses at EMI have filed suit against a U.S. website after a string of BEATLES tracks appeared online.The Fab Four's music is currently not licenced for internet downloads. Last year (08) Sir Paul...

Singer Songwriter Brings Unheard Harrison Lyrics To Life

GEORGE HARRISON is returning to the charts eight years after his death - an up-and-coming musician has turned some of the BEATLE's unheard lyrics into a new track.The material was written by Harrison in the...

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