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Oasis To Record At Abbey Road

Oasis are to start recording their seventh album at the historic Abbey Road recording studios, it was revealed today.The Mancunians have completed two songs set to feature on their seventh studio release with demos of...

By on 30 October 2007

Wood Slams Linda Mccartney's Involvement With Beatles

Rock veteran RONNIE WOOD has made a veiled attack on SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY'S late wife, LINDA - branding her too bossy with THE BEATLES. The Rolling Stones guitarist recently made wife Jo Wood a...

Superbad Super Strong For Sony

The raunchy comedy Superbad turned out to be super good for Sony, which singled the movie out as a major reason for a 5 percent rise in its movie business in its second quarter. In...

Purple Rain Voted Top Soundtrack

Prince's Purple Rain has been named the greatest soundtrack of all time, seeing off competition from the Beatles and Bee Gees.The soundtrack headed a list of 50 in a one-off publication called Movies Rock, compiled...

By on 24 October 2007

Courtroom Battle Looms For Rock Icons

ELVIS PRESLEY and legendary rockers THE BEATLES are set for a courtroom showdown - over the rights to a basement. Rival shop owners Sid Shaw and Howard Cohen, who respectively own neighbouring memorabilia stores Elvisly...

'Divorce Like Hell' Says Mccartney

Former Beatle Sir Paul McCartney has spoken about the trauma of getting divorced, comparing it to going through Hell.In an interview published in the latest issue of Radio Times, the music legend explained that divorce...

By on 16 October 2007

Led Zep Songs To Be Downloadable

Led Zeppelin are to make their entire back catalogue available for download next month.From November 13th, fans will be able to download classic tracks like Whole Lotta Love, Stairway to Heaven and Kashmir via online...

By on 15 October 2007

Mccartney Refused To Be The 'Loser Bassist'

Music legend SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY was unhappy with his role as bassist when he joined the BEATLES - because he feared he would be less famous than his bandmates. The 64-year-old says being handed the...

Branagh: 'Law Is Like The Beatles'

Working with JUDE LAW is like teaming up with the BEATLES, according to director KENNETH BRANAGH - because women swoon in his presence. Branagh felt sure his sister-in-law would be one person who would be...

Mccartney And Mills Not Stuck In Divorce Deadlock, Claims Pal

LATEST: SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY and HEATHER MILLS are closer to a divorce settlement than ever before, according to a close pal of the former BEATLE. The estranged pair attended a meeting before a judge at...

Mccartney Boasts Of His Decadent Youth

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY has boasted of his "decadent" womanising years in THE BEATLES, during a candid interview with troubled rocker PETE DOHERTY. MCCartney requested Doherty interview him for a British newspaper, after watching his band...

Mccartney: 'Lennon Wasn't Gay'

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY has slammed rumours his BEATLES bandmate JOHN LENNON was secretly gay. Lennon is claimed to have had affairs with men as well as women, before and during his marriages to Cynthia Lennon...

Harrison Downloads To Pave Way For Beatles Digital Catalogue?

Solo recordings by the late GEORGE HARRISON have been made available online for the first time - fuelling speculation the BEATLES' back catalogue will appear online in the near future. Nine of the star's solo...

Harrison Albums Go Online

Nine albums by the late George Harrison have been released for download on iTunes.Releases including All Things Must Pass - the classic triple album Harrison released after the 1970 breakup of the Beatles - can...

By on 11 October 2007

Lennon Quits Smoking

JULIAN LENNON has followed in the footsteps of his late father's BEATLE bandmates by giving up smoking. The musician has given up the habit after 25-years - something his father John failed to achieve during...

Wu-tang Retract Claims Of Beatles Sample

LATEST: New York rappers WU TANG CLAN have retracted claims they sampled BEATLES classic WHILE MY GUITAR GENTLY WEEPS on a new track. The rap collective recently claimed they had recorded a cover of the...

'Wu' My Guitar Gently Weeps

New York rappers WU TANG CLAN have been given permission to use a sample from BEATLES classic WHILE MY GUITAR GENTLY WEEPS on a new track. The rap collective will record a cover of the...

Mills Denies Mccartney Neighbour Reports

HEATHER MILLS has denied reports she is to become neighbours with her estranged husband SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY, after she was spotted viewing a $32 million (GBP16 million) mansion just two doors away from the ex-BEATLE's...

Lennon's Ex Saves Collaboration With Jagger

SIR MICK JAGGER feared he'd never find a long-forgotten song he once recorded with JOHN LENNON - until the late BEATLE's ex-girlfriend revealed she had saved the recording. The Rolling Stones star almost ditched his...

First-ever Beatles Sample Cleared

Rap legends Wu-Tang Clan have confirmed they've been given permission to use the first-ever sample of a song by the Beatles.The supergroup's new album 8 Diagrams will feature a cover of White Album track While...

By on 03 October 2007

Clapton: 'Sibling Rivalry Drove Me To Steal Boyd From Harrison'

ERIC CLAPTON stole model PATTIE BOYD away from pal GEORGE HARRISON because he was jealous of the BEATLE's perfect life. The Layla rocker speaks candidly of the famous love triangle between himself, Harrison and Boyd...

Jagger: The Stones Aren't Done Yet

Ageing rock legend Sir MICK JAGGER has claimed he has no intention of giving up recording and touring with the ROLLING STONES.Sir Mick, who grew up in Dartford, Kent, has admitted he sees no reason...

By on 02 October 2007

Lennon's Birthday Marked With Light Tower

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO will unveil a light tower in Iceland to mark the BEATLES legend's 67th birthday next month (Oct07). Ono, 74, will travel to Reykjavik to reveal the Imagine Peace Tower in...

Scorsese To Direct George Harrison Film

Martin Scorsese, who appears to enjoy making documentaries about celebrated musicians as much as he does dramas about the underworld, is planning to direct a film about George Harrison, the former Beatle who died in...

Tarantino Wants To Make Ringo An Acting Starr

PULP FICTION director QUENTIN TARANTINO is hoping to cast BEATLES legend RINGO STARR in an upcoming movie role. The cult filmmaker admired the drummer's presence onstage and believes he has the abilities to star in...

Scorsese To Make Harrison Film

Legendary director Martin Scorsese has signed up to make an untitled documentary about the life of Beatles singer George Harrison, according to reports.Hollywood trade paper Variety claims that the film is to be made in...

By on 27 September 2007

Beatles Stars Return To Liverpool

Beatles stars Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr are to return to their home city of Liverpool to take part in the European Capital of Culture concerts.Sir Paul will headline the Liverpool Sound concert at...

By on 27 September 2007

Funeral Scene Left Wood In A Mess

Actress EVAN RACHEL WOOD struggled to film one scene in new BEATLES movie musical ACROSS THE UNIVERSE - because she couldn't stop crying. The teenager admits she was overcome with emotion during the funeral scene...

Hayek Plays 12 Nurses In Beatles Musical

SALMA HAYEK was so desperate to land "any role" in pal JULIE TAYMOR's new BEATLES movie musical, ACROSS THE UNIVERSE, she ended up playing 12 nurses in the film. When the Latina heard her Frida...

Grohl Slams 'Grunge Ringo' Tag

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL is stunned by his RINGO STARR comparison, insisting he is nothing like the BEATLES musician. The former Nirvana admits he is not as talented as Starr and believes his success...

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