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Beatles tribute band are back as The Unravelling Wilburys | Frome Times

A FROME band which was formerly a popular Beatles tribute act, is returning next month as ‘The Unravelling Wilburys’, a celebration of the Harrison, Orbison, Petty and Dylan supergroup formed in the

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John Lennon’s scathing letter to Paul and Linda

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Columbia Resident Sees His Beatles Footage in Major Documentary | South Carolina Public Radio

The recent Ron Howard documentary film “The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years” highlights the cultural phenomenon of Beatlemania in the 1960s.  The movie captures America’s excitement

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Bob Dylan Nearly Died In Front Of The Beatles

It’s been a bad 2016 for great musicians. Since January, we’ve lost David Bowie, Prince, Phife Dawg, Leonard Cohen, Leon Russell… please don’t make me keep going. It’s too depressing.

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Doug Binder, The Beatles and why he paints models rather than landscapes (From York Press)

COULD Doug Binder be “the greatest living figurative artist in the UK”?According to Greg McGee, he might well be. “Doug

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British biographer, historian to speak at Harper

British biographer and cultural historian Barry Miles — co-owner of the famous London bookshop where Yoko met John — will

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Holy Cow is Right: Some Telluride Time with John Cowan – Bluegrass Today : Bluegrass Today

It is serendipity when one’s name matches one’s being and the natural reaction of all those in his presence. When

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An idol’s idol: Leon Russell was major influence on 60s and 70s rock – CSMonitor.com

Leon Russell may not be a household name, but the pianist and songwriter collaborated with many well-known musicians, including B.B.

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The Beatles played in Exeter on this very day more than 50 years ago | Exeter Express and Echo

A little known band called The Beatles performed in Exeter on this day in 1963.The gig shook the ABC up

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Beatles Animator Ron Campbell Shares Fab Four Artwork in Scottsdale | Phoenix New Times

The Beatles cast a long, fab shadow over many a career.In almost every interview he’s done, director Richard Lester says that no matter what films he’s done throughout his career,

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