The Beatles

Ringo Starr Revealed As 'Brexit Beatle' Prompts #BrexitBeatlesSongs Pile-On

The Huffington Post | Jessica Pitocchi | Posted 14.09.2017 | UK

People on Twitter have been mocking Brexit with a little help from their friends, the Beatles. It all started when Brexit Central editor Jonathan Isab...

27 Celebrities Who Spurned The Queen And Turned Down Their Honours

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 17.06.2017 | UK

Hundreds of people are recognised every year in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List, but not everyone is so eager to welcome the gesture from the Quee...

Yoko Ono Credited For Co-Writing 'Imagine', Almost 50 Years After Song's Release

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 16.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

Almost 50 years after the song’s release, Yoko Ono has finally been listed as a co-writer on John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’. The conceptual artist at...

Lennon and McCartney Show Modern Pop Stars How To Brush Off A Controversy, Beatles-Style

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK Entertainment

Many a pop star has faced a public controversy over the past five decades – an unfortunately timed Tweet here, an interview aside there – but, arg...

Wearing T-shirts, Ed Sheeran, Is Not Enough In Days Like These

Daniel Rachel | Posted 25.05.2017 | UK Entertainment
Daniel Rachel

The relative merits of Ed Sheeran's music is immaterial to his decision to join an anti-racist movement. But the irony of endorsing Eric Clapton, a musician bestowed the title 'God' by his fans, whilst not making reference to his racist expressions that gave rise to Rock Against Racism is bewildering.

British Music Museum Defends Choice To Showcase Honey G Hat Alongside Bowie And The Beatles Memorabilia

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 09.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

The organiser of a British pop museum has defended the decision to showcase Honey G’s baseball cap alongside items previously owned by The Beatles a...

How Many Best British Album Winners Can You Name From Brit Awards Gone By?

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

For a UK-based artist, there are few honours bigger than being given the title of Best British Album at the Brit Awards, which is always one of the hi...

Grammy 'Album Of The Year' Winners - How Many Can You Name?

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

Every year, the biggest names in music go head-to-head in the battle for Album Of The Year at the Grammys, and as regular viewers will tell you, the w...

Give New Material By Vintage Rock n' Roll Acts A Chance!

Tom Cridland | Posted 06.02.2017 | UK Entertainment
Tom Cridland

It is a habit that has become all too prevalent. Go to see a concert by a vintage artist like Paul McCartney or Elton John, get your fix of "Hey Jude"...

Remembering The Wit And Wisdom Of George Harrison With These Inspiring Quotes

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

When George Harrison died 15 years ago today, we didn’t just lose ‘the quiet Beatle’, but one of the most curious, spiritual, eclectic superstar...

John Lennon's Rage With Paul McCartney Revealed In Beatles Letter Up For Auction

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 15.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

The scale of enmity between John Lennon and Paul McCartney towards the end of the Beatles is as legendary as the musical legacy their partnership prev...

What Route Can Music Take Without It's Roots?

Tim Arnold | Posted 04.10.2017 | UK Entertainment
Tim Arnold

Tim Arnold, singer songwriter and founder of Save Soho Music venues: what exactly is the fuss all about? Well, almost 2 years ago, I launched a thin...

David Bowie Could Have Been A Figment Of Your Imagination.

Jack Mercer | Posted 21.09.2017 | UK Entertainment
Jack Mercer

We, The Carnabys, gave away all of our pre-order earnings from this summer's album release to the Trust. 'Too Much, Never Enough' is an album that we are really proud of and we haven't taken this decision lightly. However its even more important to us that we - and the bands coming up behind - actually have somewhere to play in 5 years time. So if you want to really go and see the next Bowie rather than imagine what might have been, get on board and help us to #savelivemusic.

Why 'There's Still No One Like The Beatles'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.09.2016 | UK Entertainment

There isn’t a band like the Beatles today, they were unique “and not just because they were the Beatles”. This is the learned opinion of Giles ...

Is This The Toughest Beatles Quiz Ever?

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 07.09.2016 | UK Entertainment

Beatles fans have got much to look forward to in the next couple of weeks, and we’re celebrating with this pair of quizzes to test your knowledge of...

QUIZ: Call Yourself A Beatles Fan?

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 02.09.2016 | UK Entertainment

Beatles fans have got much to look forward to in the next couple of weeks. First, there’s an intimate documentary from Oscar winner Ron Howard explo...

EXCLUSIVE CLIP: The Chaos Of The Beatles' US Trip

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 01.09.2016 | UK Entertainment

Beatles fans are in for a treat in the next couple of weeks, with a brand new documentary by Oscar winner Ron Howard, AND an album capturing their stu...

Macca Reunited With Lennon Via VR Is Strangely Moving

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 08.06.2016 | UK Entertainment

Paul McCartney is stepping back in time, being reunited with his former Beatles bandmates, via Virtual Reality, while he describes their very first en...

Paul McCartney Admits To Being 'Racist' Growing Up

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 06.06.2016 | UK Entertainment

Paul McCartney has admitted he was unintentionally racist in his younger years. The Beatles star has claimed that he would use "certain words" that he...

'Depressed' Paul McCartney Turned To Drink Following Beatles Split

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 24.05.2016 | UK Entertainment

Paul McCartney has opened up about the depression he suffered after the Beatles split up. Sir Paul also admitted he considered giving up music altoget...

Twitter Is Having Fun With Some Tory-Themed Beatles Songs Thanks To This Picture

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 20.05.2016 | UK Comedy

David Cameron and former Labour culture secretary Tessa Jowell took a walk across the iconic Abbey Road zebra crossing this morning, emulating one of ...

50 Years Ago, Making Musical History With The Beatles

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.05.2016 | UK Entertainment

50 years ago this month, these unassuming residents of Chiswick took a walk in their nearby park, and accidentally stepped into pop music history. It...

Sartorial Serendipity at 34 Montagu Square

Brooke Roberts-Islam | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Style
Brooke Roberts-Islam

It's a story of serendipity. Beatie Wolfe, singer songwriter and digital pioneer of the NFC-launched album Montagu Square met me at, well, 34 Montagu...

How George Martin Helped The Beatles Become the Greatest Cultural Phenomenon of the 20th Century

Mike Jones | Posted 10.03.2017 | UK Entertainment
Mike Jones

What the Beatles were before George Martin was the best group in Liverpool, what they became with him was the greatest popular cultural phenomenon of the 20th Century... Why? Because what George Martin was able to give to three very talented song-writers was the sounds they heard in their imaginations.

10 Songs You'll Be Surprised Were Made By George Martin

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.03.2016 | UK Entertainment

George Martin may have been best known for his phenomenal success with the Beatles but, away from the Fab Four, he was a prodigious producer, arranger...