The Beatles

How Dhani Harrison spiritually connects with the music of his late fathe

Dhani Harrison, son of late Beatle George Harrison, discusses how he developed the electronic sonic template for IN///PARALLEL, his long-term battles with fake news, and how he’s embraced his role as “healer-in-chief.”

John Lennon’s Rolls-Royce Phantom is a psychedelic dream

John Lennon put his own spin on this 1965 Rolls-Royce Phantom V, creating an iconic custom car. The Phantom is heading back to London, where it will be displayed alongside other significant Phantoms in a special exhibit.

Finally in surround after 50 years, ‘Sgt. Pepper’ is getting better all the time

Released on June 1, 1967, Sgt. Pepper instantly turned the record album format into an artform that still holds merit to this day.
Movies & TV

Hear The Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s in mind-bending Dolby Atmos for the 50th Anniversary

Universal Music Group and Dolby Laboratories have partnered with Abbey Road Studios for a one-day-only listening experience in honor of the 50th-anniversary of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.

Take a virtual tour of iconic locations in The Beatles’ history on Google Earth

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of The Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album, Google Earth is offering a virtual tour of nine iconic places in the band's history.
Home Theater

Two new turntables celebrate the 50th anniversary of an iconic Beatles album

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ iconic Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band, Pro-Ject audio systems has released two new turntables modeled after the classic album.

Five legendary bands whose music wouldn’t sound the same without the late Chuck Berry

The legendary songs of Chuck Berry changed the landscape of rock and roll, laying the foundation for virtually all music since. Here are five artists whose songs were heavily influenced by Berry's sound, and check out our Spotify playlist…

Listen to this AI-composed song in the style of The Beatles

Who needs The Beatles, anyway? Algorithms are all the rage, after Sony's Flow Machines project successfully created two entire pop songs composed by artificial intelligence, one in the musical styling of the Fab Four.
Home Theater

Behind-the-scenes look at Netflix's Beatles-inspired 'Beat Bugs' shows off guest stars

Netflix's Beatles-inspired series Beat Bugs is full of talented guest stars, and three of them -- James Corden, Jennifer Hudson, and James Bay -- open up about the series in a new behind-the-scenes video.
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Watch: Here's the first trailer for Ron Howard's upcoming Beatles documentary

The first trailer for the upcoming Ron Howard-directed Beatles documentary The Beatles: Eight Days A Week — The Touring Years has debuted, gives fans of the iconic band a lot to look forward to.
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Netflix’s Beatles-inspired ‘Beat Bugs’ gets more guest stars, first official trailer

Netflix is counting on fans falling in "love" with its upcoming Beatles-inspired series, Beat Bugs. The streamer has revealed more guest stars who will perform music for the animated show, which already featured a star-studded lineup.

Even at 73, Paul McCartney still brought me to tears

I was skeptical about seeing Paul McCartney live, especially given his age and voice, but the experience changed my life for the better.

Beatlemania forever! Fab Four streamed over 250 million times on Spotify already

The Beatles have claimed their throne as one of the most popular artists on Spotify in their first hundred days on the service, with over a quarter of a billion plays from 6.5 million monthly listeners.

The Beatles Anthology recordings finally hit streaming services

The Beatles Anthology Series, a collection of rare B-Sides, demos, and other performances released in the mid-1990s, has been remastered and released on streaming services like Apple Music and Spotify.

Paul McCartney wants his Beatles back, applies to recover publishing rights

Paul McCartney has applied to get back the U.S. publishing rights to The Beatles' catalogue, much of which was recently bought for $750 million from Michael Jackson's estate by Sony/ATV Music.

Got $13K? Fender made 100 perfect replicas of George Harrison’s ’68 Telecaster

Guitar maker Fender has painstakingly recreated George Harrison's guitar from Let It Be and the famous rooftop concert with help from Harrison's family, creating 100 nearly-identical copies.

‘Fifth Beatle’ and renowned producer Sir George Martin passes away at 90

Sir George Martin, composer, musician, and rock producer extraordinaire who helped define the sound of the Beatles has died at the age of 90, passing away peacefully last night at his home in England.
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Beatles songs get new spin in Netflix's upcoming animated series Beat Bugs

Netflix is catering to kids with its upcoming series Beat Bugs, but an older audience may enjoy the animated musical show as well: The series will feature over 50 songs by The Beatles, performed by today's artists.