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  • Today in Rock: September 28
    Today in Rock: December 28
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1946 and 1999.On this day in 1946 future musician Edgar Winter is born in Beaumont, Texas.On this day in 1963 the magazine The New Yorker publishes an...
  • The Beatles
    Your weekly Beatles calendar: Decca Records rejects the Fabs in 1962
    Your weekly Beatles calendar:Events:Imagine Peace Tower lit nightly through New Year's Eve. Viewable at Imagine Peace Tower website.Exhibits:"Ladies and Gentleman...The Beatles!" Now at History Miami untilJanuary 18. 2015. History...
  • Today in Rock: December 27
    Today in Rock: December 27
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1952 and 2012.On this day in 1952 future singer-songwriter Karla Bonoff is born in Santa Monica, California.On this day in 1958 while attending a class at...
  • Today in Rock: December 26
    Today in Rock: December 26
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1940 and 1999.On this day in 1940 future record producer Phil Spector is born in The Bronx, New York.On this day in 1946 homeboy Bob Carpenter, future...
  • Today in Rock: December 25
    Today in Rock: December 25
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1954 and 2009.On this day in 1954 future singer for the Eurythmics Annie Lennox is born in Aberdeen, Scotland. Also on this day originally released in 1947,...
  • Today in Rock: December 24
    Today in Rock: December 24
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1945 and 2006.On this day in 1945 Lemmy, future frontman and bassist for Motorhead, is born in Burslem, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England.On this day...
  • Jeremy Lloyd, OBE
    Jeremy Lloyd, actor in Beatles films, co-creator of 'Are You Being Served,' dies
    British actor Jeremy Lloyd, who was known as the dancer next to Ringo Starr in “A Hard Day's Night,” and also the co-creator of the sexy British comedy “Are You Being Served,” died Dec. 22 at the age of 84, the BBC...
  • Beatles music
    Report: Emails say Sony was mulling sale of music publishing of Beatles songs
    According to a report Dec. 23 on Bloomberg.com, recently released hacked emails reportedly say that Sony Corp. was thinking about selling its music-publishing business, including the partnership with the Michael Jackson estate that controls The...
  • Today in Rock: December 23
    Today in Rock: December 23
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1949 and 2009.On this day in 1949 future singer-songwriter and guitarist Adrian Belew is born as Robert Steven Belew, in Covington, Kentucky. (He will go on...
  • "Friar Park: A Pictorial History"
    Beatles news: Rare George Harrison acetate on eBay, new books on Friar Park
    An unreleased 1969 acetate featuring a jam with Beatle George Harrison and keyboardist Billy Preston went up for auction on eBay Dec. 22. According to the description of the item, the original was originally owned by drummer Ginger Baker of Cream,...
  • Joe Cocker in 2013
    Beatles Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr issue statements after death of Joe Cocker
    Former Beatles Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr both released statements Dec. 22 following the death of singer Joe Cocker. According to the New York Times, the veteran rock singer known best for his cover of the Lennon-McCartney song “With a...
  • "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)"
    Beatles news: Lennon beats McCartney in U.S. holiday airplay, new Ringo update
    Both John Lennon and Paul McCartney got some good holiday cheer Dec. 20 and Dec. 21 from the weekly Billboard charts and UK Official Chartsreleased over the weekend as the two Beatles' Christmas singles competed in annual Yuletide appearances...
  • Today in Rock: December 22
    Today in Rock: December 22
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1949 and 2002.On this day in 1949 the twins Maurice and Robin Gibb are born in Douglas, Isle Of Man, raised in Manchester, England. They would join older...
  • Today in Rock: December 21
    Today in Rock: December 21
    Today in music history:There were several significant events on this day between the years 1940 and 2012.On this day in 1940 future singer-songwriter/composer Frank Zappa is born in Baltimore, Maryland.On this day in 1965 The Beatles' &ldquo...
  • "Rubber Soul"
    Your weekly Beatles calendar: 'Rubber Soul' tops UK chart in 1965
    Your weekly Beatles calendar:Exhibits: "Ladies and Gentleman...The Beatles!" Now at History Miami untilJanuary 18. 2015. History Miami 101 West Flagler Street, Miami, FL 33130. Co-produced by the Grammy Museum and Fab Four Exhibits...