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Hit Factory Re-opens As Swanky Apartment Block

The New York studio complex which hosted recording sessions for MADONNA, STEVIE WONDER, JOHN LENNON and U2 is to re-open as a six-storey condominium project. The Hit Factory building has been shuttered for a year...

Mclachlan Joins The Early Christmas Album Rush

Canadian singer SARAH MCLACHLAN has joined the list of celebrity Christmas fans planning a 2006 festive release. After recording a version of JOHN LENNON's HAPPY XMAS (WAR IS OVER) as a holiday release, MCLachlan chose...

Beatles Top Gay Album

THE BEATLES' first album PLEASE PLEASE ME is a shock entry in a new poll of the top 50 gay albums of all time. JOHN LENNON, PAUL MCCARTNEY, GEORGE HARRISON and RINGO STARR's 1963 album,...

Lennon's Chart Comeback

JOHN LENNON could return to the top of the charts with a rare and long-forgotten track that has been unearthed. The hidden track ATTICA STATE was written by the late former BEATLE more than 30...

Mccartney's 'First Guitar' Sells For Gbp300,000

The guitar pop legend SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY learned to play on has fetched $600,000 (GBP330,000) at an auction at London's Abbey Road Studios. The instrument was sold by the former BEATLE's school friend IAN...

Sons Of Lennon And Simon Team Up

Late BEATLE JOHN LENNON's son SEAN has enlisted the offspring of another rock superstar, PAUL SIMON, to work on his forthcoming album. HARPER SIMON has been helping Sean Lennon record FRIENDLY FIRE, his first album...

Penny Lane To Be Renamed?

Penny Lane, the street immortalised by THE BEATLES in a song of the same name, could be renamed because of its links with the slave trade. Both JOHN LENNON and SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY grew up...

Japanese Hotel Celebrates Beatles Anniversary

THE BEATLES' one and only visit to Japan is being commemorated by the hotel the Fab Four stayed in 40 years ago (66). The DAY TRIPPER hitmakers - SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY, RINGO STARR, and the...

Stars Head To Vegas For Beatles Spectacular

French circus troupe CIRQUE DU SOLEIL's new THE BEATLES-themed show LOVE only premiered last week (ends30JUN06), but it has already attracted a host of stars to Las Vegas, Nevada. As well as former Beatles SIR...

Yoko Speaks Out In Support Of Mills

YOKO ONO has spoken out in defence of SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's estranged wife HEATHER MILLS, insisting she is in the perfect position to understand the troubles that led to the couple's split. JOHN LENNON's widow...

Ono: 'People Don't Know About Paul And I'

YOKO ONO has hit out at reports she has buried her "feud" with former BEATLE SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY - insisting they have always been close pals anyway. The widow of BEATLES singer JOHN LENNON, who...

Martin: 'Lennon Was A Perfectionist'

Former BEATLES producer SIR GEORGE MARTIN doubts JOHN LENNON would approve of the new Las Vegas show in the group's honour, because he was a perfectionist. Martin helped add the band's sound to the Cirque...

Beatles Reunite - With Widows - For Acrobatic Tribute

LATEST: Surviving BEATLES SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY and RINGO STARR reunited in Las Vegas, Nevada last night (30JUN06) for the launch of a musical dedicated to the band. Cirque du Soleil's Love - an acrobatic and...

Beatles To Reunite For Love Show

Former BEATLES RINGO STARR and SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY are expected to reunite in Las Vegas, Nevada, tonight (30JUN06) when their new Cirque du Soleil tribute show officially opens in Sin City. The rockers gave their...

Ono Relates War Memories

YOKO ONO has recalled the suffering of her late father who was incarcerated in a Vietnam concentration camp during the Second World War. Ono, the widow of BEATLES singer JOHN LENNON, was evacuated from her...

Ono 'Sympathises' With Chapter 27 Actors

YOKO ONO insists she bears no grudge against the actors who are turning the actions of her husband's assassin into a movie. Crazed THE BEATLES fan MARK CHAPMAN shot and killed JOHN LENNON in 1980...

Ono's Ideal Death

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO wishes she could decide when she could die - but insists her fantasy will never lead to suicide. The Japanese singer/artist, 73, enjoys her life, but admits when her health...

Ono Defends Mills

YOKO ONO has leaped to the defence of SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY and his estranged wife HEATHER MILLS, telling the media and public to leave them alone in the wake of their recent split. The former...

Mills' Kidnap Fears

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's estranged wife HEATHER MILLS fears she will be killed like JOHN LENNON or their young daughter BEATRICE will be kidnapped. The former model, 38, was photographed videoing paparazzi outside her sister's East...

Chaplin Kit Raises Record Cash At Auction

A hat-and-cane set worn by legendary comic actor CHARLIE CHAPLIN sold for just under $140,000 (GBP77,800) at auction on Sunday (25JUN06). The $139,250 bid broke the record for the most-ever paid for a Chaplin hat-and-can...

Ono 'Still Suffering' After Lennon's Murder

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO is "still suffering" the loss of the late BEATLE - more than 25 years after he was murdered. Addressing a conference to mark International Widows Day in London today (23JUN06),...

Leto Uses Fat Photo For Diet Inspiration

Movie star JARED LETO carried around a fat photo of himself as murderer MARK DAVID CHAPMAN to inspire him to stick to a rigorous diet. The LORD OF WAR star piled on 60 pounds (27...

Dark Side Of The Moon Voted 'Most Life-changing Song'

PINK FLOYD's DARK SIDE OF THE MOON has been voted the Most Life-Changing Song by BBC Radio 2 listeners in Britain. Radio host JEREMY VINE invited listeners to choose the song with the most power...

Leibovitz Joins Disney

Photographer ANNIE LEIBOVITZ has given up nude picture-taking and joined forces with corporate giants Walt Disney to try and relive her childhood. Leibovitz is most famous for music magazine, Rolling Stone's iconic front cover of...

Signed Beatles Album Bought For Thousands

A copy of THE BEATLES' 1964 album A HARD DAY'S NIGHT, signed by all four members of the band, has been sold for $41,000 (GBP22,800) at London auction house Christie's. Other items of memorabilia connected...

Lennon Letters Auctioned

Two letters written by JOHN LENNON are to be auctioned in London this week (25MAY06). The letters, sent to the former BEATLE's ex-wife CYNTHIA and his cousin LEILA in 1975 and 1976 are expected to...

Snow Patrol Record Lennon For Sudan

Northern Irish rockers SNOW PATROL have recorded a version of a JOHN LENNON track to highlight the ongoing suffering in war-torn Sudan. The former BEATLE's song ISOLATION is being covered by the band as part...

Lohan Dressed To Impress Ono

LINDSAY LOHAN was so nervous about meeting YOKO ONO after signing up to star in a new film about JOHN LENNON's killer, she deliberately dressed like the 73-year-old to win her over. Lohan, 19, plays...

Evan Rachel Wood Terrified Of Lennon Song

THIRTEEN star EVAN RACHEL WOOD was terrified of singing a JOHN LENNON tune in her untitled new "BEATLES musical" because she feared her voice would upset fans of the late rocker. The actress joins the...

Beatles Lose Apple Trademark Case

THE BEATLES have lost their bitter court battle with computer giant Apple over the firm's use of the famous apple logo. Mr Justice EDWARD MANN ruled today (08MAY06) in London's High Court that the company...

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