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Was George Harrison’s Solo Debut Bigger Than Lennon and McCartney’s?

    Was George Harrison’s Solo Debut Bigger Than Lennon and McCartney’s?

While Beatles fans learned the band split up in April 1970, the four members of the group had already gone their separate ways. That’s how Paul McCartney managed to release

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Why artistic differences in a band can be a good thing

    Why artistic differences in a band can be a good thing

The history of popular music is littered with stories of internal feuds and external relationships that drive cracks in bands or tear them apart. The Beatles, Metallica, the Stones, Oasis

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The Craziest Beatles Conspiracy Theory That Ever Caught On

    The Craziest Beatles Conspiracy Theory That Ever Caught On

There were several consequences when The Beatles stopped touring late in 1966. For starters, fans couldn’t interact with the band at the peak of its popularity. They could only listen

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The holy grail of guitars

    The holy grail of guitars

The six-string musical instrument that has added melody and magic to lyrics creating mesmerising music has grown to create value for itself in millions. Guitars which have touched the hands

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How The Beatles Kept Making Great Music Despite All the In-fighting

    How The Beatles Kept Making Great Music Despite All the In-fighting

Late in the brilliant run of The Beatles, the band members had pretty much had it with one another. Geoff

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George Harrison financed Life of Brian because he ‘wanted to see it’ | The List

    George Harrison financed Life of Brian because he ‘wanted to see it’ | The List

George Harrison “pawned his house and arranged a loan of $5m” to finance ‘Life of Brian’ simply because he “wanted

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How a Rule Change Helped Topple a Signature Beatles Chart Record

    How a Rule Change Helped Topple a Signature Beatles Chart Record

The Beatles set a record for most songs in the Hot 100 on April 11, 1964, notching a remarkable 14

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‘I Want to Hold Your Hand’ grabbed the No. 1 spot just before The Beatles arrived.

    ‘I Want to Hold Your Hand’ grabbed the No. 1 spot just before The Beatles arrived.

Looking back, it’s easy to think of The Beatles as a sure thing. In 1963, the band featured three bona

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George Harrison’s Angry Message to Richard Nixon Revealed

    George Harrison’s Angry Message to Richard Nixon Revealed

John Lennon’s battle with then-U.S. President Richard Nixon is well-known – but a recently-discovered telegram revealed that fellow Beatle George

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1960s It Girl Pattie Boyd Talks Mary Quant – Vogue

    1960s It Girl Pattie Boyd Talks Mary Quant – Vogue

Just as Mary Quant’s name is synonymous with miniskirts, makeup, and Mods, so Pattie Boyd’s is with London’s 1960s Youthquake (and, of course, The Beatles). Leggy, blonde, with deep bangs,

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