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Starr Won't Write Memoirs

BEATLES legend RINGO STARR refuses to write an autobiography, insisting publishers would only be interested in the book if it included stories about the late JOHN LENNON.The Fab Four's drummer - real name Richard Starkey...

Lennon Biopic -- A Crowd Of People Turn Away

British director Sam Taylor-Wood's Nowhere Boy , about the early life of John Lennon (The Beatles are not mentioned in the movie but Lennon's music is featured) is apparently going nowhere at the U.K. box...

Starr Wants 'Peaceful' 70th Birthday

Former BEATLES drummer RINGO STARR has invited millions of fans to take part in his 70th birthday celebration this summer (10) - by displaying his signature 'peace' hand gesture at noon.Starr is kicking off his...

Serafinowicz To Play Mccartney In Yellow Submarine Remake

Actor PETER SERAFINOWICZ's versatile vocal skills have landed him another blockbuster role, 10 years after he voiced STAR WARS baddie DARTH MAUL - he's been hired to play SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY in a remake of...

Paul Mccartney To Marry Again?

Sir Paul McCartney is reportedly making secret preparations to marry US heiress Nancy Shevell.The Beatles legend is said to be keen to tie the knot for a third time with Nancy, his girlfriend of nearly...

Ringo Starr's Mccartney Praise

Ringo Starr has praised Sir Paul McCartney as a "genius" for improving his forthcoming solo album.The former Beatles drummer was delighted when his old bandmate agreed to appear on two tracks, 'Peace Dream', and 'Walk...

Harrison's Son Denies Beatles Boys Group Rumours

GEORGE HARRISON's son has dismissed rumours THE BEATLES' musical offspring are planning to launch their own group to follow in the footsteps of their famous dads.Harrison's songwriter son Dhani, 31, is rumoured to be in...

Paul Mccartney Gets Back To Bass

Sir Paul McCartney plays bass on Fran Healy's new album.The former Beatle has recorded instrumental parts on one track on the Travis frontman's debut solo LP, tentatively titled 'Wreckorder'.Fran was so thrilled to have his...

Yoko Ono To Pen Memoirs

Yoko Ono is to release a book about her life with John Lennon.The 76-year-old widow of the late former Beatle has revealed she will put pen to paper over the next few years and write...

Ono Eyeing Autobiography

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO is set to end her silence on her time with THE BEATLES star - she's preparing to write her autobiography.The couple wed in 1969 and lived together as man and...

Paul Mccartney's Wonderful Christmastime Concert

Sir Paul McCartney braved bad weather last night (22.12.09) to perform at London's O2 Arena.The former Beatles singer's 'Good Evening London' concert - his only UK date of 2009 and the climax of his European...

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...

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