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Watch The Beatles age together from 1960 through 2017

This interesting morph is a whirlwind tour through the careers of each member of The Beatles, while together as a group and beyond.<p>Each member also …

25 Things You Didn’t Know Your Microwave Could Do

Microwaves make everyone’s life a little easier. In fact, if you’re just using yours to heat up your frozen dinners, you’re missing out on a whole …

Hear Tori Amos' Haunting New Song 'Reindeer King'

Tori Amos released a chilling new song, "Reindeer King," from her upcoming 15th album, <i>Native Invader</i>.<p>Related<p>Tori Amos on the Battles Behind Her …

New Singles

31 Books You Won't Be Able To Stop Thinking About

~I just can't get you out of my head~

Books

Guitar maestro Eric Clapton awarded with French honour; named 'ambassador of the blues' in France

May,27 2017 14:53:50 IST<p>Guitar legend Eric Clapton has been honoured by France for his services to music, the French embassy in London on 26 …

Music

The Allman Brothers Band’s Gregg Allman Dead at 69

Gregg Allman has died, <i>Billboard</i> reports. The news was confirmed with a note on Allman’s website, which states that he died “peacefully at his home in Savannah, Georgia.” According to a representative, he died from complications of liver cancer. The singer, songwriter, and guitarist from the Allman …

When You Are Engulfed in Flames

• <b>Author:</b> David Sedaris<p>"David Sedaris's ability to transform the mortification of everyday life into wildly entertaining art," (<i>The Christian Science Monitor</i>) is elevated to wilder and more entertaining heights than ever in this remarkable new book.<br>Trying to make coffee when the water is shut off, …

Why Do Our Bodies Need Electrolytes?

Sports drinks like Gatorade are marketed as a source of body-boosting electrolytes, which begs the question: What exactly is an electrolyte, and why …

Nutrition

Watch Eric Clapton, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr Perform "Something"

1<p>SHARES<p>On November 29, 2002, the first anniversary of George Harrison's death, an impressive assemblage of the former Beatle's band mates, family …

The Quiet Genius of George Harrison as Expressed in His Iconic Song ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’

In a truly passionate video, YouTuber The Holly Hobs paid beautiful tribute to the quiet genius of George Harrison, the youngest Beatle who was also …

Viewing Your Job as Your "Calling" Can Lead to Letdown and Burnout

There is a downside to being really invested in your work. If you view your job as your calling, you’re more likely to leave your profession when …

9 Signs You've Been in Your Job for Too Long

It may come after six months or six years, but there’s a moment in every job when you realize you’ve reached your limit. Whether it’s due to burnout, …

Olivia Harrison Reveals Ringo Recently Stumbled Upon a Lost George Harrison Song

How one Beatle found a song by another Beatle he'd never seen before.<p>The Beatles' George Harrison, the "quiet one," was in truth a kaleidoscopic …

George Harrison

10 Hottest Skills to Have in 2017 That Can Help You Shift Careers

IMAGE iStock<p>Planning a huge career shift in the coming months? Then you may want to consider having the right skills that can potentially boost your …

Employment

Inside Paul McCartney and Elvis Costello's Prolific Late-Eighties Team-Up

For Paul McCartney, it was an all-too-familiar feeling. There he was, paired with an acerbic, rough-voiced co-writer with Liverpudlian roots, sitting …

Music

Frances reveals Paul McCartney's songwriting tips

<b>Beware of Frances: She's on a one-woman mission to force all the water in your body out through your tear ducts.</b><p>Nominated for the Brits critics' choice award and the BBC Sound of 2016, the singer has a knack for achingly beautiful ballads that tug at the heartstrings.<p>Songs like Let It Out and Say …

Songwriting

Hear Sean Lennon, Willow Smith's 'Bird Song,' Co-Written By Carrie Fisher

Sean Lennon unveiled a new track called "Bird Song," which was co-written by the late Carrie Fisher. Lennon recorded the song with Willow Smith …

John Lennon

Desert Trip II: 13 Acts That May (or May Not) Perform

<b>Why They'll Play:</b> Coachella built its name on reunions, getting everyone from the Stooges to Guns N' Roses to reform on their stage. Since Led …

Albums

Eric Clapton Documentary 'A Life in 12 Bars' in the Works

A career-spanning documentary about Eric Clapton, called <i>A Life in 12 Bars</i>, is currently in the works.<p>Related<p>Eric Clapton Talks Making of 'Slowhand,' …

Guitar

Revisiting Beatles' Rare, Revelatory 'Strawberry Fields Forever' Early Take

"Strawberry Fields Forever" represents one of the most daunting achievements of the Beatles' career, and a landmark in 20th-century music as a whole, …

Guitar

Paul Simon's Essential Albums

For more than five decades, Paul Simon has exerted a massive influence over the American musical landscape. From precocious teen pop upstart in the …

Time I

Remembering Leon Russell, Rock's Behind-the-Scenes Mad Dog

One afternoon in the early Nineties, singer-pianist Bruce Hornsby was visiting his friend and hero Leon Russell at the latter's home near Nashville. …

George Harrison

How to be the Leader who Gets Novices to Step Up

Challenge people to do things they never thought they could do. #1. Relationship: Caring relationship is the environment of growth. Find things to …

Environment

Brian Eno To Release New Ambient Album

Brian Eno is back with another ambient record. Called <i>Reflection,</i> it's due out Jan. 1 on Warp Records and consists of a single, 54-minute track. While Eno isn't sharing any samples of <i>Reflection</i> for now, he says it's similar to his 1985 album <i>Thursday Afternoon</i>, a moody, meditative record that was one …

Ambient Music

The Story Behind The 'Tea And Oranges' In Leonard Cohen's Song 'Suzanne'

In the summer of '65, Leonard Cohen, the great poet-singer who died last week, spent many happy hours in a warehouse by the St Lawrence River in his hometown, Montreal. As he watched the boats go by, his friend, a young bohemian dancer named Suzanne Verdal, whose warehouse it was, served him tea …

Great Depression

4 Ways To Take A Plain White T-Shirt To The Next Level

Let's talk plain white T-shirts.<p>They evolved from underwear, scientists tell us that we find men most attractive when they wear them, and there's …

Clothing

9 Handy Facts About the History of Handwriting

While today we can get machines to write for us, for most of human history, writing was a manual endeavor. And there are people who are super …

Writing

Leon Russell, rock'n'roll pianist and songwriter, dies aged 74

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee played on dozens of pop hits and was Elton John’s ‘biggest influence as a piano player, a singer and a songwriter’<p>Leon Russell, who emerged in the 1970s as one of rock’n’roll’s most dynamic performers after playing anonymously on dozens of pop hits as a much …

Music

Typhoons And Sand Dunes: Photos Of Everyday Life From Around The World

Can you find beauty in a life of hardship?<p>If the photos from the Siena International Photo Awards are any indication, the answer is yes. Last month, the winners and runners-up in 11 categories, including travel, nature, people and portraits, were announced.<p>Many of those top images were taken in the …

West Africa