When the Beatles Argued for Legalization of Marijuana in the U.K.
If marijuana is ever decriminalized, enthusiasts should toke up in honor of the Beatles, who publicly came out in favor of it.
Beatles’ ‘Yellow Submarine’ Getting 50th Anniversary Comic Book
The Beatles' Yellow Submarine LP and movie will mark its 50th anniversary milestone next summer, and plans are already afoot to celebrate with a new comic adaptation and a line of collectibles.
Paul McCartney and Sony Settle Beatles Copyright Suit
Paul McCartney and Sony have settled the lawsuit he filed back in January to reclaim the copyright to some of his earliest songs with the Beatles.
50 Years Ago: The Beatles Debut ‘All You Need is Love’ for the World
Representing their country in a historic satellite broadcast, the Beatles presented "All You Need is Love" before the entire world on June 25, 1967.
55 Years Ago: Beatles Complete First Abbey Road Session
The Beatles would go on to make some of rock's greatest records at Abbey Road Studios. The band filed into the building for their first session there on June 6, 1962.
The Sad and Protracted End of Beatles and Rolling Stones Sideman Billy Preston
Known for his big smile and his even bigger afro, Billy Preston died in an avalanche of health, legal and financial problems.
The Beatles Cap Their Masterpiece With ‘A Day in the Life': The Story Behind Every ‘Sgt. P…
Three months after they started the sessions for Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, the Beatles wrapped recording on what would become the final song on their landmark 1967 album.
John Lennon Discovers Suburbia’s Monotony in ‘Good Morning Good Morning': The Story Behind…
With the Beatles off the road, John Lennon became trapped inside the every-day ennui of a marriage he never really wanted.
Pink Floyd, David Crosby Watch the Beatles Get Goofy on ‘Lovely Rita’: The Story Behind Ev…
Paul McCartney wrote "Lovely Rita" because he kept getting fined for expired parking meters.
The Beatles Turn Back the Clock on ‘When I’m Sixty-Four’: The Story Behind Every ‘Sgt. Pep…
If “When I’m Sixty-Four” sounds so simple a child could have written it, that’s what kind of happened.