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Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Paul McCartney To Present Ringo Starr at Rock Hall of Fame Induction

Stevie Wonder, Fall Out Boy and John Mayer will also be among the presenters.


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Have You Ever Noticed These Goofs in The Beatles Film ‘A Hard Days Night’?

In March of 1964, The Beatles began filming their first motion picture, ‘A Hard Days Night’, and they made A LOT of goofs!



The Beatles Filming ‘Help’ In The Bahamas (PHOTOS)

This week in 1965, the Beatles were busy filming their second motion picture, “Help”. Could their set have been more ideal, especially for this time of year?


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“We Are the World” and the Power of the Charity Supergroup

This year marks the 30th anniversary of the “We Are the World” single that brought 45 musicians together for charity. These charity supergroups have had great power to make change throughout history.


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Every Radio Station Ever Probably Owes The FCC Money Thanks To The Beatles

Have the Beatles been pranking us for the past 47 years?


Beatles George Harrison and John Lennon, background, sit on rocks by a river in Rishikesh, India, in 1968.  They are studying transcendental meditation with their yogi.  (AP Photo)

Carter Alan’s Rock N’ Roll Diary: February 16 in Classic Rock History

On this day in 1968, John Lennon and George Harrison left for India to study meditation with the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, a man whom Lennon would later expose as an opportunist in which of his “White Album” songs?


The lead singer of the Irish rock band U2, Bono (C), and the rest of the group perform a song from their new album as they launch their worldwide "PopMart" tour at at K-Mart Store in New York City 12 February. The "PopMart" tour, which will be staged on a giant, science fiction, disco supermarket set, will open in Las Vegas 25 April and will play in 62 cities in 20 countries. 
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Carter Alan’s Rock N’ Roll Diary: February 11 in Classic Rock History

On this day in 1989, U2’s “Angel of Harlem” peaked at #14 on the U.S. singles chart. It was the second single from the band’s soundtrack album to “Rattle and Hum.” What was the first single?


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Ringo Starr Announces New Album ‘Postcards from Paradise’

It’s yet another big year for Ringo. He’s hitting the road, and he’s also being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for the second time.


25th November 1963:  John Lennon (1940 - 1980), singer, guitarist and songwriter with the Beatles, plays an acoustic guitar during Granada TV's Late Scene Extra television show filmed in Manchester, England on November 25, 1963.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Carter Alan’s Rock N’ Roll Diary: January 19 in Classic Rock History

In 1994 the Rock and Roll Hall of fame inducted John Lennon as a solo artist. Who did the honors of inducting him?


NEW YORK - MARCH 22:  (L-R) Gregg Allman, Warren Haynes, and Derek Trucks of The Allman Brothers Band perform during their first night of 13 performances at The Beacon Theatre on March 22, 2007 in New York City.  (Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images)

Carter Alan’s Rock N’ Roll Diary: January 18 in Classic Rock History

In 1980, Capricorn Records, the home for many southern rock bands, filed for bankruptcy. What had been the first album released on that label?