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Tomorrow Never Knows: How 1966’s Trilogy Of Pet Sounds, Blonde On Blonde, And Revolver Changed Everything

The 1960s cast a long shadow. We live in nostalgia-addled times, an era when retro-culture and revivals are ever-present and intermingled in the vast and…
Ryan Leas | August 5, 2016 - 11:31 am

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They Don’t Want You To Read This Article About DJ Khaled

What does DJ Khaled do, exactly? …
Chris DeVille | July 28, 2016 - 3:40 pm

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Paul Is Alive: 10 Quick Thoughts Upon Seeing Paul McCartney With My Dad

1. My first musical memory is riding around in my dad's car listening to cassette tapes. In a reflection of the times and my parents'
Chris DeVille | July 12, 2016 - 2:26 pm

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Frank Ocean Blonde Comment Party

After a seemingly endless series of teases, but not at all long after Endless, Frank Ocean has really, truly, honestly delivered The Album Formerly Known
Chris DeVille | August 20, 2016 - 7:09 pm

Weaves – “Help!” (The Beatles Cover)

One of the best things about Weaves is the way their music seems to deconstruct and rebuild standard rock tropes on the spot -- "bent…
Chris DeVille | August 17, 2016 - 9:55 am

Watch Muppet Band Dr. Teeth & The Electric Mayhem Play Their First Festival At Outside Lands

Dr. Teeth & The Electric Mayhem made their first-ever live festival appearance at San Francisco's Outside Lands today. The Muppets' Dr. Teeth, Animal, Janice, Floyd…
Peter Helman | August 7, 2016 - 7:19 pm

Regina Spektor – “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” (The Beatles Cover)

It's a big week for Beatles covers in children's animated entertainment. Earlier this week, Netflix began streaming the first season of Beat Bugs, its Beatles-themed…
Tom Breihan | August 5, 2016 - 1:40 pm

Hear The Shins Cover The Beatles For Netflix’s Beat Bugs

Beat Bugs, Netflix's Beatles-themed animated kid's show, is premiering next week. We've already seen a teaser trailer, and today, the full trailer has arrived, along…
Peter Helman | July 27, 2016 - 9:34 pm

Newly Discovered Beatles Demo Up For Auction

As I noted while watching Paul McCartney kick out the jams recently, Beatlemania was a very long time ago, and seemingly every artifact from that…
Chris DeVille | July 21, 2016 - 5:29 pm

Watch The Trailer For Ron Howard’s Beatles Documentary Eight Days A Week: The Touring Years

The early years of Beatlemania have already been chronicled to death, but it's still fun to think about this band coming out of nowhere, conjuring…
Tom Breihan | June 20, 2016 - 10:02 am

Melvins – “I Want To Tell You” (The Beatles Cover)

Sludge-rock overlords Melvins are planning to release Basses Loaded, their latest album-length experiment. On this one, they're teaming up with a whole pile of guest…
Tom Breihan | May 10, 2016 - 2:09 pm

Paul McCartney Played “A Hard Day’s Night” Solo For The First Time Ever Last Night

Paul McCartney has never done a live solo version of "A Hard Day's Night," the title track from the Beatles' third album ... until now.
Collin Robinson | April 14, 2016 - 12:27 pm

R.I.P. George Martin

George Martin, the influential producer and arranger who is often known as "the fifth Beatle" for his extensive work with the band, has died, Billboard
Peter Helman | March 9, 2016 - 2:14 am

“Holy Grail” Beatles Record Heading To Auction

A rare early Beatles record, described by the editor of Record Collector Rare Record Price Guide as "one of those Holy Grail items like the…
Peter Helman | February 27, 2016 - 6:37 pm

Watch The Trailer For Beat Bugs, Netflix’s Beatles-Themed Cartoon Feat. New Covers

Netflix has announced a new animated children's show based around songs by the Beatles. It's called Beat Bugs, and will feature covers from popular musicians…
James Rettig | February 10, 2016 - 10:38 am

London O’Connor – “In My Life” (The Beatles Cover)

Last year we appreciated London O'Connor's unconventional debut album O∆, noting, "Not quite a rapper, not quite a singer, O'Connor’s voice thrums over beats and…
Chris DeVille | February 2, 2016 - 5:21 pm

Watch Spoon’s Britt Daniel Cover George Harrison At George Fest

Set to be made available for purchase on 2/26, the day after what would have been George Harrison's 73rd birthday, Hot Records Ltd. and Vagrant…
Michelle Laggan | January 29, 2016 - 9:37 am

Watch Florence + The Machine Cover The Beatles’ “All You Need Is Love” In Paris

Florence + The Machine finished up their How Blue tour at Le Zénith in Paris on Tuesday night. They closed out the show with a…
Peter Helman | December 25, 2015 - 3:15 pm

Let It Stream: The Beatles Are Now On Spotify, Apple Music, & Other Services

After holding out on streaming services for longer than almost anyone else, the Beatles have now licensed their albums to basically every streaming service that…
Tom Breihan | December 23, 2015 - 11:59 pm

Beatles Reportedly Hitting Streaming Services Next Week

It's already been a big year for streaming music, but the year isn't over yet. The determinedly old-school AC/DC finally caved and lent their catalog…
Peter Helman | December 19, 2015 - 10:56 am
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