The Beatles
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//Features

You're Such a Lovely Audience: 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band'
22 May 2017 // 9:30 PM

Celebrating Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band with a little help from their friends; Jimi Hendrix, Stevie Wonder, Joe Cocker, Neil Young and the Mona Lisa Twins.

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.

//Columns

Lost Chords, Major Chords, Minor Chords, Dissonant Counter-melodies: 'Dreaming the Beatles'
6 Aug 2017 // 9:00 PM

This biography of the Beatles illustrates how their personality dynamics served as both a necessary elixir and an addictive poison in the creation of their music.

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?

//Reviews

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.

//Blogs

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.

//News

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.

//Media

Ringo Starr Releases 'Photograph' Collection and is Subject of Short Doc 30 Oct 2015 // 6:26 AM

John Lennon's Studio Discography to Receive Deluxe Box Set Treatment 21 Apr 2015 // 5:20 AM

Paul McCartney’s Ten Greatest Live Performances 20 Nov 2014 // 3:00 AM

In His Own Write: John Lennon's Life in Lyrics 10 Nov 2014 // 4:30 AM

Paul McCartney - "Early Days" (video) 8 Jul 2014 // 8:30 AM

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Hopscotch' is Anchored in Walter Matthau's Playful, Irascible Personality

// Short Ends and Leader

"With his novel, Hopscotch, Brian Garfield challenged himself to write a suspenseful spy tale in which nobody gets killed.

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