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Dhani Harrison's Star Wars Experiment

Dhani Harrison tried to send his Luke Skywalker toy up into space.The 39-year-old singer/songwriter - whose father was late Beatles legend George Harrison - had a large collection of 'Star Wars' toys when he was...

Albert Hammond Jr. Of The Strokes Blends George Harrison Into Christmas Cover

While everyone is digging out their old favourites for Christmas playlists, The Strokes' lead guitarist Albert Hammond Jr. is teaming up with Amazon for a new take on the 30s classic 'The Little Boy That...

Bob Dylan Guitar Set To Fetch $300k

One of Bob Dylan's guitars is expected to sell for $300,000 when it goes up for auction next month.The legendary singer/songwriter's 1963 Martin D-28 acoustic guitar - which he used during notable concerts in the...

Bob Dylan Performs Tribute To Tom Petty

Bob Dylan paid tribute to his late friend Tom Petty with a cover of 'Learning to Fly' during a gig in Colorado.Dylan, 76, performed the Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers hit during the encore at...

The Beatles Still Make £67,000 A Day

The Beatles are making £67,000-a-day from a company that shut down 50 years ago.The legendary rock band - which featured John Lennon, Sir Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr - formed Apple Corps in...

Ringo Starr's 'Important' Session Tapes Search

Ringo Starr is scouring old session tapes to see if he can find any ''important'' material. The Beatles legend recently recorded a new version of his 1972 hit 'Back Off Boogaloo' after discovering old tapes,...

Tom Petty's Home City Planning Unique Memorial Event

Residents of Tom Petty's home city are thinking up unique ways to honour the music legend. Lauren Poe, the mayor of Gainsville, Florida - the birthplace of the late star, who passed away last week...

Bob Dylan Pays Tribute To Tom Petty

Bob Dylan has paid tribute to his former bandmate Tom Petty, praising him as a ''great performer''. The 76-year-old singer and his late friend - who passed away on Monday (02.10.17) aged 66 after having...

Ringo Starr Is Housecleaning 'A Box At A Time'

Ringo Starr has spent several years going through his old belongings.The 77-year-old music icon - who is best known as the drummer for the Beatles - has revealed that he and his wife of 37...

Ringo Starr: I Love Using Emojis On Twitter

Ringo Starr loves using emojis.The 77-year-old former Beatle runs his own Twitter account and has revealed he revels in using the digital signs to communicate with his online following, which totals more than 1.6 million...

The Beatles' White Album To Be Remixed

The Beatles' 1968 'White Album' is being remixed.The son of the legendary group's producer George Martin has confirmed he has been tasked with the job after he did a mix of 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts...

David Hasselhoff Features On Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 Soundtrack

David Hasselhoff features on the official soundtrack to 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2'.The former 'Baywatch' actor - whose music has always been hugely popular in Germany - provided the vocals for the only new...

Ringo Starr 'Loves' Justin Bieber

Ringo Starr is a fan of Justin Bieber.The 76-year-old music icon - who is best known for being the drummer in the Beatles - has admitted to liking the 'Sorry' hitmaker, but Ringo doesn't think...

Pink Floyd's Recording Console Sells For $1.8 Million At Auction

The EMI TG12345 MK IV console was expected to fetch $700,000 (£562,000) at Bonhams' TCM Presents... Rock and Roll Through the Lens sale, but it sold for well over twice that sum....

Paul Mccartney Honours George Harrison On His Birthday

The Fab Four legend took to social media on Saturday (25Feb17) to mark the occasion with an old snap of the pair during a recording session. "My lovely friend George," the 74-year-old...

Yoko Ono To Produce John Lennon Love Story Movie

Yoko Ono is producing a movie that will explore her relationship with John Lennon.The 83-year-old star, who is the widow of the Beatles icon, is to document the couple's complex love story and their protests...

The Beatles Love Me Do Drum Kit To Be Auctioned

The Beatles' drum kit used on 'Love Me Do' is to be auctioned.The band - comprised of surviving members Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, and the late John Lennon and George Harrison - achieved...

Sir Paul Mccartney Suing Sony Over Beatles Ownership

Sir Paul McCartney is suing Sony over the ownership of several Beatles songs.The 74-year-old musician gained worldwide fame as a member of the Beatles, alongside John Lennon, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, and is now...

George Harrison's Entire Studio Catalogue Getting Vinyl Reissue

The Beatles star passed away at the age of 58 in November 2001, after losing his battle with cancer.As his birthday approaches, fans will be able to remember the Liverpudlian with George Harrison - The...

French Fan To Auction 15,000 Items Of The Beatles Memorabilia

Beatles fan Jacques Volcouve is selling 15,000 items of memorabilia, including records, signed books, posters, autographs and figurines, in order to pay for his retirement.In an interview with British newspaper The Observer, Volcouve said that...

Dhani Harrison To Divorce Wife Of Four Years

Dhani Harrison filed papers last week (ends18Nov16), citing irreconcilable differences. He married Solveig Karadottir in 2012. The couple has no kids and plan to share all legal fees and property, as per...

The Beatles Used To Feel 'Threatened' By Yoko Ono

Sir Paul McCartney has admitted The Beatles felt ''threatened'' by Yoko Ono.The 74-year-old rocker has a ''good'' friendship with the late John Lennon's widow now, but in early days when she used to come into...

Ringo Starr: Beatles Would've Toured Today

Ringo Starr insists The Beatles would have ''got over [their] difficulties'' and be touring again if they were still together today.The drummer in the legendary group - who went their separate ways during the final...

George Harrison's Beatles Songs To Be Released

George Harrison's previously unheard Beatles tracks are set to be released. The music legend left behind a lot of unfinished material before his death in 2001 aged 58 and his widow Olivia and son...

New Music By George Harrison Set To Be Released

Previously-unheard music by George Harrison is set to be released.The Beatles legend left behind a lot of unfinished material before his death aged 58 in 2001 and his widow Olivia and son Dhani, 37, are...

George Harrison's Widow And Son Planning To Complete Late Beatle's Unfinished Songs

Harrison's widow Olivia has revealed the couple's musician son Dhani is working on music his dad left behind following his death in 2001. "There are a lot of songs that are unfinished,"...

George Harrison's Estate Blasts Republicans 'Offensive' Use Of Song

Representatives for the late Beatles star, who died in 2001, issued a statement on Twitter objecting to his classic track being played as Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka appeared on stage...

Keith Richards Dismisses The Beatles As A Live Band

Keith Richards doesn't think The Beatles were a great live band.The 72-year-old guitarist appreciates the music of The Fab Four, the 60s rock rivals of his group The Rolling Stones, but doesn't think they ever...

Pattie Boyd Pulls Out Of Event Due To Broken Elbow

The former model, who was also married Eric Clapton, was due to launch her candid show, Pattie Boyd: George, Eric and Me, on 5 May (16), but she has been forced to scrap...

George Harrison Features On Eric Clapton's New Album

The former Beatle will appear on the track I Will Be There as Angelo Mysterioso, a pseudonym Harrison used throughout his solo career. George first used the moniker when co-writing the song...

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