We've seen some pretty odd bits of Beatles memorabilia hit the auction block over the years, but this is one sale that seems legit: the piano Paul McCartney and John Lennon played during 'Help!' -- and which McCartney reportedly later used while writing 'Yesterday' -- is about to find a new home.
On March 4, 1966, an article appeared in the London Evening Standard that would cause an uproar and ripple for some time. Journalist Maureen Cleave was doing a series entitled 'How Does a Beatle Live?' and her encounter with John Lennon provided controversy that spread far beyond the London paper.
The Beatles get (and deserve) credit for influencing just about every mainstream rock band of the last 50 years, but their impact isn't just musical -- the Fab Four have inspired artists of all creative disciplines, with their songs serving as springboards for books, paintings, films, and more. With this list, we're taking a look at some of the many movies that wouldn't exist without John, Paul, George, and Ringo.
The Rutles, aka the Pre-Fab Four, pioneers of the 'Rutland Sound,' have found their "get up and go" and are returning to the concert stage. They will play 19 dates -- listed below -- across the U.K. in May.