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25 Classic Beatles Songs
17 Mar 2017 // 4:45 AM
They're not necessarily the “best songs” in their storied catalogue, but these are the songs through which (perhaps) we might gain the deepest appreciation for their popular genius.
The Glorious, Quixotic Mess That Is the Beatles' 'White Album'
18 Feb 2016 // 8:59 PM
The crabbed, irate, confounding nature of The White Album -- a hard dose of reality compared to the fantasy offered the year before -- fit well with the zeitgeist of 1968.
The Act You've Known for All These Years: Covering 'Sgt. Pepper'
12 Jan 2015 // 9:30 PM
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band may be the most overanalysed, overexposed album in history. In light of the Flaming Lips' affectionate reimagining, can the inescapable masterpiece ever be surpassed?
Old Country Comfort: How the British Might Save American Music (Again)
16 Oct 2011 // 5:00 PM
The British saved rock 'n' roll, reignited the blues, and may just make country music more American.
Paul McCartney Takes Nothing for Granted on 'One on One' Tour
19 Jul 2016 // 4:30 AM
Paul McCartney showered the Philly audience with love and even helped one couple get engaged.
Ringo Starr Embodies Peace As He Leads Thrilling All-Starr Band
22 Jun 2016 // 5:10 AM
Starr's show is one of the most surprising and enjoyable throwbacks of the year.
Five 'Revolver'-era Songs That Prove George Martin's Impact on the Music World
9 Mar 2016 // 5:50 AM
Revolver marks the moment the Beatles leaped forward to become the most influential studio artists in rock 'n' roll history. George Martin had a huge role in that progression.
Ringo Starr Releases 'Photograph' Collection and is Subject of Short Doc
30 Oct 2015 // 6:26 AM
Famed drummer Ringo Starr is also an avid photographer. At the Strand, Starr discussed images from his collection Photograph with Little Steven Van Zandt.
The Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper' Album to Get Deluxe 50th-Anniversary Edition
7 Apr 2017 // 5:48 AM
The most ambitious reissue yet of an individual album from the Beatles' catalog is coming May 26.
In 'Beatlebone', Kevin Barry Brings John Lennon Back for an Encore
9 Dec 2015 // 3:41 AM
Barry imagines a lonely 1978 pilgrimage taking Lennon to the uninhabited island off the west coast of Ireland that Lennon had purchased a decade earlier.