We take a look at the album that helped the Beatles to take over America.
To save you the grunt work of tracking down these hard-to-find concert films and docs, here’s a look at the most noteworthy music-related titles newly available to stream.
According to some detention sheets from 1955, Beatle John Lennon wasn’t always the peace-loving mild-mannered boy that everyone imagined. At the tender age of 15-years-old, Lennon was punished at Liverpool’s Quarry Bank High School for […]
Hardcore fans of either band will be at least tangentially aware of many of the points of comparison addressed by McMillian. But the author, who is an expert on American radicalism and has written another ’60s-focused book, Smoking Typewriters: The Sixties Underground Press and the Rise of Alternative Media in America, tackles one aspect of the Beatles vs. Stones debate you rarely see addressed: their political activism vs. the public’s perception of it.
“I thought, ‘If John loved her, there’s got to be something,” he said of Ono, whom he also called a “badass.” “He’s not stupid. It’s like, what are you going to do? Are you going to hold a grudge you never really had?”
Just like we foresaw in almost every Sci-Fi ’80s film featuring a nerdy teenage boy prodigy, musicians won’t have to “exist” anymore. Soon, they can just be chillin’ in their mansion on the moon drinking […]
If you think you’re weird, you probably are, but this guy is infinitely weirder. Michael Zuk, a dentist who purchased John Lennon’s tooth at an auction in 2011, claims that with this biological piece of […]
Over the course of its five seasons, True Blood has consistently been one of the best shows on television, not only for fans of vampires but for music fans as well. Each episode is named after a […]
In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, […]
This week sees the release of the Wizard of Oz prequel, Oz The Great and Powerful, in which Oscar Diggs (played by James Franco) – a “magician” with dubious ethics lacking any actual sorcerer’s powers […]