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Wood Stuns With Beatles Covers

20th September 2007

Actress EVAN RACHEL WOOD stunned Hollywood as part of a nine-hour marathon to promote her new BEATLES movie musical ACROSS THE UNIVERSE, which ended with a performance at the Viper Room. The teenager, who is...

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The Things They Say 5670

20th September 2007

"I'm doing a musical with BONO and THE EDGE and I've always thought, 'Let's see Bono act.' I could also see him as an American LSD guru from the East Coast (of America) with a...

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Megaplexes Empty; Art Houses Packed

17th September 2007

Theaters showing mainstream movie fare were mostly empty over the weekend, a traditionally slow period at the box office. On the other hand, those showing art-house fare were doing a land-office business. The Jodie Foster...

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Sir Elton Joins Prince In London

14th September 2007

Pop legend SIR ELTON JOHN joined PRINCE onstage in London on Thursday (13Sep07) to perform a duet of THE BEATLES' hit, LONG AND WINDING ROAD. John appeared when Prince returned for an encore, during one...

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Elton Joins Prince For Beatles Cover

14th September 2007

The audience at Prince's O2 Arena gig last night received a surprise when Sir Elton John stepped on to the stage for an unexpected collaboration.His appearance was greeted with wild cheering from the crowd before...

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The Smithereens Go From The Beatles To Christmas

13th September 2007

Cult rockers THE SMITHEREENS are set to follow up their tribute to THE BEATLES with a new Christmas classics album. The group scored a hit with their Meet The Smithereens album of Beatles covers last...

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The Beatles Taught Gilmour How To Rock

11th September 2007

PINK FLOYD legend DAVID GILMOUR learned how to rock by copying the BEATLES on a borrowed guitar. Despite carving a niche in prog rock, Gilmour idolised the Fab Four and learned all of their early...

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The Things They Say 5537

10th September 2007

"It was like meeting JESUS." Actor RAINN WILSON on working with original BEATLES star PETE BEST in new movie THE ROCKER....

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Fascinating Fact 3883

6th September 2007

THE BEATLES' 1965 movie HELP! is to be released on DVD more than 40 years after it first came out....

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Lennon Biopic 'In Pipeline'

31st August 2007

The early life of Beatles frontman John Lennon is to be the subject of a new film due to be made next year.Lennon endured a strict upbringing under the watchful eyes of his Aunt Mimi...

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The Beatles Almost Made Wilson Weep

29th August 2007

THE BEATLES were so successful it almost drove BEACH BOYS rocker BRIAN WILSON to tears. The music legend admits he was jealous of the Beatles success and often wished his band would experience similar worldwide...

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Mccartney Revisits The Past For Extensive Dvd Box Set

27th August 2007

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY has revisited his post-BEATLES music career to provide in-depth commentary on an extensive new DVD box set. The rocker spent weeks looking over videos, concert performances, behind-the-scenes footage and TV interviews in...

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Beatles Agent Gerber Dead At 82

27th August 2007

ROY GERBER, the U.S. talent agent who represented the BEATLES when the Fab Four first arrived in America, has died at the age of 82. Gerber was part of the General Artists Corp. in the...

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Pritchard Almost Arrested After Beatles Request

27th August 2007

THE KOOKS frontman LUKE PRITCHARD was almost arrested by police in Germany after dancing to the BEATLES classic hit YELLOW SUBMARINE in a nightclub. The singer and fellow bandmates were in Munich earlier this year...

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Ringo Can't Strum

24th August 2007

RINGO STARR is a terrible guitar player and can't write songs - according to the BEATLES legend himself. Although most famously known as a drummer, Starr admits when it comes to other instruments he struggles...

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Boyd Touched By Harrison's Acceptance Of Clapton Marriage

24th August 2007

Rock wife PATTIE BOYD was riddled with regret after ditching her first husband GEORGE HARRISON for his friend ERIC CLAPTON - but was touched when, years later, the former BEATLE told her she'd done the...

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Ja Rule Remixes Beatles Classic

23rd August 2007

Rap supremo JA RULE is set to remix a BEATLES classic for his new album, and hopes that the track will do justice to the original. Father Forgive Me samples the Fab Four's song Eleanor...

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Beatles Relationship With Russia Celebrated In Sculpture

21st August 2007

A sculpture celebrating the relationship between THE BEATLES and Russia was unveiled at The Beatles Story museum Liverpool, England on Tuesday (21Aug07). Russian artist Nikolay Rogatnev has named his work The Music Of The Beatles...

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Mccartney Plans London Eye Makeover

15th August 2007

Tourism bosses in Britain are in talks with SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY over the former BEATLE's plans to rename the London Eye landmark as part of a publicity campaign surrounding his upcoming DVD anthology. Marketing bosses...

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Lennon Available On Itunes

15th August 2007

Late BEATLE legend JOHN LENNON's solo catalogue has been made available on iTunes for the first time. Sixteen of Lennon's solo works were launched online on Tuesday (14Aug07), with the Lennon Legend and Acoustic compilations...

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Got To Get You Onto My Ipod

15th August 2007

John Lennon's solo back catalogue is to come to Apple's iTunes store after an agreement was reached with the late singer's wife Yoko Ono.Lennon's work had not appeared on iTunes before, but as from today...

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Wu-tang Clan Rework The Beatles

14th August 2007

Rap supergroup the WU-TANG CLAN are giving the BEATLES an urban twist by reworking the Fab Four's WHILE MY GUITAR GENTLY WEEPS with GEORGE HARRISON's son for a new album. Group member RZA has revealed...

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Beatles 'Mobbed' By Diplomats

13th August 2007

THE BEATLES were mobbed by British diplomats during a visit to the country's embassy in Washington D.C. in 1964, according to newly-released government files. British newspaper Daily Express reports the U.K. Foreign Office attempted to...

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Lennon's Ex To Release Book Of Photos

9th August 2007

JOHN LENNON's ex-girlfriend MAY PANG is set to release a book of previously unseen photos taken of the late BEATLE during their 18-month romance. The book, titled Instamatic Karma in reference to Lennon's song Instant...

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Fascinating Fact 3719

9th August 2007

THE BEATLES were photographed crossing a London street for their ABBEY ROAD album 40 years ago today (08Aug07)....

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Lennon 'Bashful' About Nude Photoshoot

7th August 2007

The iconic Two Virgins photo of JOHN LENNON and YOKO ONO in the nude was taken in private because the late BEATLE was terrified of baring all. The full frontal picture of the pair later...

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Fury At Beatles 'Diaper' Track

6th August 2007

LATEST: BEATLES fans are outraged because one of the group's hit songs is soundtracking a diaper commercial in America. A cover of All You Need Is Love, released in 1967, was chosen by Luv diapers...

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Rare Beatles Footage Online

2nd August 2007

Rare footage of THE BEATLES, taken by the group's former roadie, has been launched online. The exclusive material, shot by the late Mal Evans, features concert footage as well as revealing private conversations and personal...

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Michael Jackson Sells Beatles Song For Use In Diaper Ad

2nd August 2007

Superstar MICHAEL JACKSON has licensed the use of the BEATLES' song ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE for a series of new advertisements - for a diaper company. The Thriller hitmaker still has a stake in...

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John Lennon's Glasses Sold At Auction

1st August 2007

A pair of JOHN LENNON'S iconic round glasses have been picked up at auction by a British collector.So far, auction organisers have not revealed how much the singer's glasses went for, but the item was...

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