Fascinating facts, pivotal events, odd connections … what you don’t know about the people who make the music may surprise you! Each week, J.A. Bartlett of The Hits Just Keep on Comin’ digs up Five […]
Jason Merritt/Getty Images Remember [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Beatles[/lastfm]‘ remastered box set of all their classic albums? The compilation got its due last night at the GRAMMY Awards in Los Angeles.
Story by Zack Neckvatal It was fifty years ago today on February 9, 1961 that the [lastfm]Beatles[/lastfm] played their first show at the famed Cavern Club in Liverpool, England. At the time the group already […]
We told you last year about the plight of the childhood home of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Ringo Starr[/lastfm], and how preservationists were trying to save it from the wrecking ball. But it now seems like those appeals […]
Getty Images It was a tremendous shock to the world when [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]John Lennon[/lastfm] was shot and killed on December 8, 1980–an event that took place 30 years ago today. Lennon was only 40 years […]
No official confirmation or comment. Info from a British tabloid. An idea that borders both on the ludicrous and creepy. Are [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Beatles[/lastfm] looking at a sort of reunion next August at the […]
[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Beatles[/lastfm] are finally – FINALLY – on iTunes, and Sir [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Paul McCartney[/lastfm] seems pretty thrilled by the arrangement.
All Things Must Pass, known by many to be one of [lastfm]George Harrison[/lastfm]‘s finest solo albums, will be released next month as a remastered limited edition with original album artwork and poster.
[lastfm]John Lennon[/lastfm], born October 9, 1940, died December 8th, 1980. Ironically, a man who took a very high profile and active role in standing up for peace and love of fellow humankind, was killed by […]
While it was twenty years ago today that Sergeant Pepper taught a band to play, it was forty-four years ago yesterday that John, George, Paul, and Ringo packed up their touring gear. Penny Shears, this one’s for you!