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Tony Curtis Dies Aged 85

30th September 2010

TONY CURTIS, the American actor and star of 'Some Like It Hot', has died aged 85, reports Entertainment Tonight. Curtis starred in over 140 Hollywood movies throughout his career, and was nominated for an Oscar...

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Jerry Lee Lewis Gives Uncomfortable Birthday Interview

29th September 2010

JERRY LEE LEWIS is celebrating his 75th birthday today (29th September 2010), despite giving an uncomfortable Q&A session at Los Angeles' Grammy Museum on Tuesday. CNN report that the legendary singer-songwriter "sat at a piano...

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Mccartney Signs Digital Deal To Preserve Beatles Work

23rd September 2010

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY has signed a deal with computer giant Hewlett-Packard to preserve BEATLES music and memorabilia in digital form.The singer's library of tracks, as well as artwork, films and videos, will by digitised on...

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Lennon Sign Calmed Director Taylor-wood

21st September 2010

JOHN LENNON gave NOWHERE BOY director SAM TAYLOR-WOOD a pep talk from beyond the grave when she started struggling with the story of the late BEATLE's life.The new mum admits she broke down on the...

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Lennon's Murder Targeted Taylor And Carson Too

16th September 2010

JOHN LENNON's killer had DAME ELIZABETH TAYLOR and beloved U.S. TV host JOHNNY CARSON in his sights before deciding it would be easier to murder the former BEATLES star instead.Mark David Chapman, who shot Lennon...

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Beatles Friend Opens The Lid On Fab Four Photo Collection

15th September 2010

A treasure trove of unseen BEATLES and ROLLING STONES snaps and letters have been unearthed in a California woman's bedroom.Patti Daley befriended the stars of the 1960s British invasion and collected the rock 'n' roll...

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Star-studded Tribute Concert For Lennon

14th September 2010

CYNDI LAUPER and PATTI SMITH have signed up to headline a tribute concert in honour of BEATLES legend JOHN LENNON.The Fab Four star, who was gunned down outside his home in New York City in...

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Mccartney's Son To Release Debut Album

12th September 2010

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's son JAMES is planning to release his first album, which was recorded at the studio made famous by the BEATLES.The rock offspring toured Britain earlier this year (10) to perform tracks influenced...

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Beatles Nightclub Hit By Blaze

7th September 2010

A British nightclub where THE BEATLES played one of their first gigs with the full Fab Four line-up has partially collapsed after it was hit by a blaze.Drummer Ringo Starr sat in on one of...

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Mccartney's Fired Rep Turned Down Lucrative Book Deal

2nd September 2010

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's secrets are safe with his ex-publicist GEOFF BAKER - the former representative insists he turned down a $225,000 (£150,000) deal to write a tell-all book about the BEATLES legend.Baker worked with the...

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Hamburg Film Festival Plans Beatles Tribute

31st August 2010

Film festival bosses in Hamburg, Germany will mark JOHN LENNON's 70th birthday next month (9Oct10) with a special movie tribute to the BEATLES, 50 years after the band first performed in the country.The Fab Four...

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Ono Eyeing Grant For Lennon Educational Bus

31st August 2010

YOKO ONO is urging JOHN LENNON fans to celebrate the late BEATLES star's 70th birthday by voting for his Educational Tour Bus to win a $250,000 (£156,250) charity grant.The mobile recording and multimedia studio enables...

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Lennon's Lavatory Sells For $14,000

29th August 2010

A toilet which once belonged to late BEATLES legend JOHN LENNON has sold for over $14,000 (£9,300) at an auction on Saturday (28Aug10).The blue and white porcelain bowl was once installed at Tittenhurst Park, Lennon's...

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Geldof's Grim Beatles Memory

26th August 2010

BOB GELDOF feels squeamish every time he remembers THE BEATLES - because he witnessed screaming girls soiling themselves in excitement at seeing the Fab Four.The former Boomtown Rats singer saw the legendary band in concert...

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Fascinating Fact 9866

25th August 2010

A DAY IN THE LIFE has landed at number one in a new Rolling Stone magazine poll to find the best BEATLES song. The track beat I Wanna Hold Your Hand.

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Stevie Nicks Attacks The Internet

25th August 2010

Stevie Nicks believes the internet is a bad thing.The Fleetwood Mac singer thinks the web is ruining people's social skills and is destroying rock music which she loves.She said: "The internet has destroyed rock. Children...

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Lennon's Toilet Up For Sale

23rd August 2010

A lavatory from the home of late BEATLES legend JOHN LENNON is to go on sale at an auction of Fab Four memorabilia later this month (Aug10).The porcelain toilet bowl was installed at Tittenhurst Park,...

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Fascinating Fact 9854

23rd August 2010

Scripts for THE BEATLES' films A HARD DAY'S NIGHT and HELP have been donated to the British Film Institute by Richard Lester. The director has also handed over memorabilia including letters from Audrey Hepburn, Raquel...

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Chelsea Handling The Vmas

19th August 2010

Chelsea Handler will host this year's MTV Video Music Awards.The comedienne - who fronts talk show 'Chelsea Lately' - follows in the footsteps of Jack Black, Chris Rock and Russell Brand in hosting the US...

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Chelsea Handler Hosting Vmas

19th August 2010

Chelsea Handler will host this year's MTV Video Music Awards.The comedienne - who fronts talk show 'Chelsea Lately' - follows in the footsteps of Jack Black, Chris Rock and Russell Brand in hosting the US...

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Starr's Home Facing Demolition

18th August 2010

BEATLES fans are fuming over plans to demolish the house in Liverpool, England where RINGO STARR was born.The drummer was welcomed into the world on 7 July 1940 in a house on Madryn Street in...

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Lennon Letter Reaches Singer 34 Years Later

17th August 2010

A British folk singer was stunned to find BEATLES legend JOHN LENNON had written him a private letter advising him on how to handle success - because he only found out about the note after...

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Beatles Piano Pulled From Auction

16th August 2010

A piano used by the BEATLES at the famed Abbey Road Studios has been withdrawn from an auction.The coffee-stained instrument, which the Fab Four used to record several tracks, was slated to go under the...

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Ono Lashes Out At Lennon Press Conference

14th August 2010

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO launched into a vicious rant during a press conference after a reporter asked why she's still living in the apartment block where the BEATLES legend was murdered.The singer/artist held a...

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Ac/dc, Kiss And Slash Lead Rock Nominations

13th August 2010

AC/DC, Rage Against The Machine, KISS and Slash are all up for two awards at the Classic Rock Roll Of Honour. The four rock giants are all nominated for the coveted Band of the Year...

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Mgmt Want Mccartney Collaboration

13th August 2010

New York rockers MGMT are urging BEATLES legend PAUL MCCARTNEY to get in touch - after he namechecked them as the band he'd most like to collaborate with.MCCartney admitted last year (09) that he would...

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Mgmt's Mccartney Wish

11th August 2010

MGMT wish Sir Paul McCartney would get in touch to arrange a collaboration.The former Beatles star has previously expressed a desire to work with the psychedelic pop duo, but the pair have admitted he hasn't...

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Ono: 'Don't Hold Your Breath For Beatles Digital Deal'

6th August 2010

JOHN LENNON's widow YOKO ONO has warned BEATLES fans not to expect any of the rockers' music to go online anytime soon - because they are still "holding out" over the terms of the deal.The...

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Officials Won't Let It Be For Ringo Starr

5th August 2010

Ringo Starr has been stopped from building a conservatory at his London home. The former Beatle applied to Kensington and Chelsea Council for planning permission to add the feature to his three-bedroom penthouse which is...

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Makeba & Bhosle Join Beatles & Stones On Icons List

5th August 2010

Beloved world music superstars MIRIAM MAKEBA, ASHA BHOSLE and YOUSSOU N'DOUR have joined the BEATLES, the ROLLING STONES, MICHAEL JACKSON and MADONNA on a definitive new list of music icons from the past 50 years.Music...

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