Jamie Knorr

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'Quadrophenia' Hits the Quad

This year marks not only the 50th anniversary of the Who, but also the 50th anniversary of the Brighton Beach battle between mods and rockers …

Bob Dylan Cleared in French ‘Hate Speech’ Case

Don’t think twice, Bob, it’s all right. That’s what French authorities have determined in a case under the country’s strict anti-hate speech laws. …

Coldplay Plot Six Small Shows Around ‘Ghost Stories’ Release

On May 19, Coldplay will release <i>Ghost Stories</i>, their first album since 2011’s <i>Mylo Xyloto</i>. And we’ve already heard a few tracks off it, including the …

Spotify Streams of Bob Dylan’s ‘Hurricane’ Double After Rubin Carter’s Death

In 1975, Bob Dylan retold the story of Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, the famous African-American boxer who was wrongfully convicted in 1966 of triple …

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Bruce Springsteen’s ‘I’m on Fire’ Sped Up Sounds Like Dolly Parton

There’s a lot of ridiculous crap on the Internet that involves somehow mutilating the music we hold dear — speed-ups, slow-downs, mash-up, dubstep …

Watch Broken Bells Kick Off Beatles Week With Synths on ‘Letterman’

<i>Late Show With David Letterman</i> is honoring the Beatles all week, and Broken Bells started the festivities on a mellow, retrofuturistic note last …

Super Bowl Halftime Shows Ranked: From Worst to Best

There is no gig in music like the Super Bowl halftime show. You have 12 minutes to justify your legend. You have 150 million people watching, most of …

Beatles to Receive Historical Marker at JFK Airport

The Beatles will be honored with a historical marker this Friday at John F. Kennedy Airport in New York City, where the group landed 50 years ago for …

Watch Rare Beatles Footage From 'The Ed Sullivan Show' in 1964

As the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' ground-breaking performance on <i>The Ed Sullivan Show</i> approaches, we got our hands on some footage that has …

Paul McCartney Teases First Solo Album in 6 Years

Sir Paul McCartney has released "New," the title track from his upcoming solo album, the first with new material since 2007's <i>Memory Almost Full</i>.<p>The …

'The greatest man I never met' – Paul McCartney and others on Mandela

<b>Morgan Freeman, who portrayed Mandela in the 2009 rugby world cup-set film Invictus</b><p>"Madiba, as his friends called him, and I became friends back in the 1990s when, during a press conference, he was asked whom he would want to portray him in a film. To my everlasting honour, he mentioned me, and …

Family life: A 75th to remember, Paul McCartney's Country Dreamer and Aunt Charrington's pudding

Snapshot<b>:</b> My 75th birthday celebration<p>I was approaching my 75th birthday in February 2009, a landmark my family thought should be celebrated in some way. I have two sons, two daughters-in-law and one grandson. I was at first reluctant but eventually decided to hold an open house at my home.<p>The …

Paul McCartney's DJ Shares His Beatles Mix

Chris Holmes has been touring as Paul McCartney's opening DJ act for four years. He recently shared with fans a collection of his favorite remixes …

SNL: McCartney, Madonna join Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake [video]

There were plenty of surprise gifts during this week's 2013 Christmas episode of "Saturday Night Live" and viewers were left with one of the best …

Justin Timberlake & Jimmy Fallon: 'SNL' After Party with Paul McCartney

<b>Justin Timberlake</b> makes a casual exit out of the <b>Saturday Night Live</b> after party on Saturday night (December 21) in New York City.<p>The 32-year-old …

ReThink Review: Good Ol' Freda - The Beatles' Longtime Secretary Speaks

With fame considered the most valuable commodity these days, it's expected that anyone in a position to know intimate details about a celebrity's life is expected to spill the beans in tell-all books and interviews, regardless of the legal or moral ramifications of doing so. That's one of the …

5 Facts You Didn't Know About The Beatles

The Beatles are probably the most influential musicians of the 20th century, but did you know they really wanted to star in a movie version of <i>Lord of</i> …

Brian Epstein biopic will be the first Beatles feature film to include songs

A new biopic of Beatles manager Brian Epstein will be the first feature film about the Fab Four ever to win rights to use the iconic British band's original songs, according to Deadline.<p>Titled The Fifth Beatle, the film will document the life of Epstein from his discovery of the Liverpudlian group …

George Harrison’s trip to Benton, Illinois: Before the British Invasion, a Beatle comes to America.

<i>Brow Beat is</i> <i>following the Beatles in “real time,”</i> <i>50 years later, from their first chart-topper to their final rooftop concert. Fifty years ago this</i> …

Beatles fans get reply from Paul McCartney after 50 years

Barbara Bezant and Lyn Phillips sent Macca a tape prior to Beatles gig in London in 1963<p>Paul McCartney has replied to two fans who first contacted …

Fab Faux don't look like the Beatles, but they do sound like them

As rock groups go, tribute bands are low on the totem pole. No record deals, no radio play, no respect from rock critics. Their fans, if they have any, tend to like them not for who they are, but for who they pretend to be.<p>The Fab Faux rise above their caste. The five members, who perform Beatles …

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New Beatles Album Uncovered by Internet Sleuths

In an era when nearly every new album is leaked in one form or another, it should come as little surprise that a forthcoming release of new material …

The Beatles: All These Years, Volume One – Tune In by Mark Lewisohn – review

Whether or not the Beatles were bigger than Jesus remains a moot point. But that hasn't stopped seasoned Beatles writer Mark Lewisohn penning what is shaping up to be the bible of all things Fab – a three-volume definitive history.<p>Lewisohn is an all-knowing figure; the subject's foremost authority, …

What Made the Beatles So Big? Diagnosing ‘Beatlemania’

Fifty years ago this month the Daily Mirror first diagnosed ‘Beatlemania’ as it was sweeping the world. But what explains the phenomenon? An excerpt …

The Beatles 'On Air': win tickets to a live event at Abbey Road

Contribute with Guardian Witness<p>Do you remember when the Beatles' music first touched on your life?<p>Was it hearing Strawberry Fields Forever for the first time? Learning the words to Yesterday? Being confused by Magical Mystery Tour? What was the point at which you succumbed to Beatles fandom, and …

1963: The Year the Beatles Found Their Voice

Listening to a young band rapidly assimilating and remixing genres it would soon transcend<p>Having spent entirely too much of my life studying all matters Beatles-related, I sometimes like to play a parlor game with other fans. I ask them which year was the band’s best, before offering an answer of …