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Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper' at 50: How Paul McCartney's Travels Inspired the Title Track

<i>The Beatles'</i> Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band<i>, which</i> Rolling Stone <i></i><i>named as the greatest album of all time, turns 50 on June 1st. In honor of the</i> …

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The Beatles' 'Sgt. Pepper': The Story Behind Every Song

The Beatles' <i>Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band</i>, which <i>Rolling Stone</i> named the best album of all time, turns 50 today. In honor of the anniversary, …

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John Lennon's Phantom V: The Story of the Psychedelic Beatle-Mobile

"You swine! How dare you do that to a Rolls-Royce!" So screamed an outraged Englishwoman as John Lennon's Phantom V cruised past on London's posh …

George Harrison

Stephen Stills Looks Back at Buffalo Springfield: 'I Have No Regrets'

The entire Buffalo Springfield saga lasted just a little over 24 months. It began with a chance encounter in early 1966 when Stephen Stills and …

Paul McCartney

Desert Trip features Rihanna and Paul McCartney on stage, and multiple generations in its audience

When Rihanna joined<p>Paul McCartneyon stage at Desert Trip on Saturday night, half the audience cheered in immediate recognition, others had to be told by their kids or grandkids seated next to them who the mystery lady was.<p>Earlier, when Neil Young played, younger crowd members held up cellphones to …

The Only 5 Ab Exercises You'll Ever Need

<i>By K. Aleisha Fetters, DETAILS</i><p><i>(photos: Getty)</i><p>Take a look around your gym: There's no end to the array of abs exercises that guys are churning out. Their bodies are contorted. Their foreheads are drenched. But their abs? Meh.<p>See, when it really comes down to it, all you really need are five staple …

10 Bodybuilding Exercises That Will Add Inches to Your Arms

You want big arms. We’ve made it our mission to help you get there, too. We’ve written about how you can build arm muscle without weights, …

Paul Rudd's 'Ant-Man' Workout Routine

<b>Duration</b> 25 minutes<p><b>Exercises</b> 8<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Making a superhero movie called <i>Ant-Man</i> would almost seem like an act of hubris. Then again, it’s from …

Paul Rudd

Burn Fat and Get Ripped With HIIT Workout - Quiet Corner

Many people tend to believe that cardio is the most effective way to shed fat: running, jogging, swimming. But you may be surprised that many …

How to Make Lunges Feel 5 Times Harder—Without Adding Any Weight

Instantly intensify these old-school exercises during your next leg day<p>Slide your way to stronger legs.<p>In the video above, <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour shows you how to do a reverse lunge, side lunge, and hamstring curl with a mini slide board.<p>Mini slide boards intensify old-school …

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Watch Paul McCartney Perform 'Get Back' With Alabama Shakes' Brittany Howard

Paul McCartney served as Lollapalooza's headliner Friday night in Chicago, and the former Beatle had a special guest in the store to help him out …

Music

Paul McCartney and Brittany Howard duet on Beatles classic 'Get Back'

No one can fill John Lennon's shoes — but Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes sure tried at Lollapalooza, joining Paul McCartney on Friday to perform …

Paul McCartney

Unrequested tour poster for Paul McCartney

My friend, the artist Mitch O'Connell, wrote, "I decided to stop waiting for Sir Paul to give me a ring requesting that I design his tour poster, and …

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Step Inside Paul McCartney's New $15.5 Million Manhattan Triplex

The Fifth Ave apartment comes with stunning views of the skyline and Central Park.<p>Paul McCartney has added another residence to his already impressive real estate holdings, with the purchase of this gorgeous Manhattan triplex, according to Variety. The iconic musician dropped $15.5 million — chump …

Real Estate

Paul McCartney announces 5 October shows: Buffalo, State College, Toronto, Ohio Detroit (dates ticket info here)

<i>photo: Paul McCartney in Philly (more by Dana (distortion) Yavin)</i><p>We recently caught Sir Paul at Firefly Fest, in Philly and then at Lollapalooza. …

Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney ‘falls offstage’ at gig in Liverpool

It’s unusual for him to be clumsy,’ says source of Macca’s tumble<p>Paul McCartney ended his homecoming show in Liverpool by falling off the stage, …

Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney joined onstage by The Rolling Stones’ Ronnie Wood in London – video

Plus McCartney plays three Beatles tracks for the first time ever in the UK<p>Paul McCartney teamed up with The Rolling Stones guitarist <b>Ronnie Wood</b> …

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Paul McCartney releases five albums as extra-packed apps

Paul McCartney has released five of his earliest post-Beatles albums as bonus-packed apps, complete with a look behind-the-scenes of the LPS recorded on his own and with Wings.<p>The former Beatle and proponent of the thumbs-up has released "Band on the Run", "McCartney", "McCartney II", "Ram", and …

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Following Monday's On Sale, Paul McCartney Tickets Averaging Over $400 On Secondary Market

Monday was just another day for iconic musician Paul McCartney, but tickets to four of his five upcoming “Out There” Tour dates sold out in just a matter of minutes after going on sale via Ticketmaster earlier this morning. The 73-year-old musician excited fans last week by spontaneously announcing …

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When Harry and Sally met New York City

Twenty-five years after the classic rom-com debuted, the film’s Manhattan locations remain an ideal tour for visitors and locals alike.<p>“Nothing has happened to me yet. That’s why I’m going to New York!”<p>Bright-eyed, '80s-hair college graduate Sally (Meg Ryan, at her peak) perkily uttered that …

Secret sights of San Francisco: six things only locals know about

San Francisco is known the world over for its beauty, its open-mindedness and – let's be honest – its weirdness. So it should be no surprise that the City by the Bay harbors many unlikely attractions in far-flung locations known only to locals … until now.<p>Below are a few choice secrets – some new, …

Rome Plans to Bid for 2024 Summer Olympics, Says Prime Minister

Rome will bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics, Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said today.<p>“Italy has what it takes to try for it,” Renzi said today …

Duffy casts an eye downwards – looking to the depths of the ocean to dream up a dramatic new coffee table, that introduces the majesty of the big blue to the interior… As well as servicing you with somewhere impressive to put your cup of tea.

Like all of Duffy’s designs, the Abyss Table is a conversation piece as much as a functional one. But while previous works play with gravity, this …

Oris Big Crown Propilot Altimeter

Timepiece makers Oris have launched the world’s first automatic mechanical watch with an altimeter. The stunning Oris Big Crown ProPilot Altimeter …

Troubadour Leather Goods - Ape to Gentleman

Troubadour, is a London-based menswear brand noted for its fine-quality, handcrafted leather goods. Composed of 100% naturally tanned leather made in …

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Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Editors' Picks<p>Summer is no time for laces.<p>17 Photos2 days agoView More<p>What She Said<p>Master the fine art of managing (sexy) expectations.<p>By Sophia …

Discover The Perfect Curve With Sony's New S90 4K TVs

Sony has just taken the wraps off two surprisingly voluptuous new additions to its 2014 TV range. For as well as ticking our ‘want’ boxes by sporting huge 65-inch and 75-inch screens with native 4K resolutions, the new S90 TVs embrace what Sony calls ‘the perfect curve’, bending gently back to …

Microlab FC60BT Wireless Speaker System Packs Some Punch

When it comes to speakers, I have relatively simple needs. They need to sound good. They need to look good. They need to cost less than a year of education at an Ivy League college. The Microlab FC60BT wireless speaker system meets all of those requirements.<p>I love music. I have about 10,000 songs …