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PHOTOS: Paul McCartney Performs at Firefly Festival in Delaware

Paul McCartney headlined the annual Firefly Festival in Delaware over the weekend. Check out photos from the performance.


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Crazy True Stories Behind Rock’s Most Famous Guitar Riffs

Sometimes, the best guitar riffs happen by accident. Other times, they start as a joke, or they don’t end up like the band intended. And it’s rare for a great riff to be born of […]


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Newly Recovered John Lennon Guitar Expected to Claim Hefty Sum on Auction Block

The guitar Lennon used to write such Beatles’ hits as “She Love You” and “I Want to Hold Your Hand” could be yours — for a hefty price, of course.


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Here’s a Guy Playing the Beatles on Guitar During Brain Surgery

He performed the Beatles’ “Yesterday” for the doctors while being operated on.



Watch a Guy Play “Yesterday” on Guitar During Brain Surgery

A guy had to have a tumor removed from his brain, but doctors tried a relatively new kind of surgery to get it done. Watch him assist the doctors by not only staying awake during the procedure, but playing the Beatles’ “Yesterday” on his guitar.


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10 Things You Didn’t Know About ‘Sgt. Pepper’s’

The Beatles released the iconic ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’ 48 years ago today. Here are 10 things you may or may not know about the classic album.


Portrait of British pop group The Beatles (L-R) Paul McCartney, George Harrison (1943 - 2001), Ringo Starr and John Lennon (1940 - 1980) at the BBC Television Studios in London before the start of their world tour, June 17, 1966. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images)

The Beatles’ “Rain” and the Advent of Backward Vocals

John Lennon’s famous backward vocals on the Beatles’ “Rain” was one of the biggest advances ever made in rock ‘n’ roll. Here’s how the iconic recording happened – and who really came up with the idea.


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10 Things You Didn’t Know About ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band’

Has your dog ever perked up its ears while listened to the album? Find out why here!


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Paul McCartney Asks to Sing With Local Band at Graduation Party

This band just played the gig of a lifetime, thanks to Nancy Shevell!