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Greatest reunion would've been of The Beatles: Adnan Sami

Following the news of Swedish pop group Abba recording new music after 35 years, singer Adnan Sami says that the greatest reunion "would have been, but could never be and will never be" is of English rock band The Beatles.

Apr 29, 2018, 13:27 PM IST

Ringo Starr, Barry Gibb to receive knighthoods

 Beatles drummer Ringo Starr and the Bee Gees' Barry Gibb are among the British luminaries who will receive knighthoods as part of Queen Elizabeth's annual New Year's Honours list.

Dec 30, 2017, 12:19 PM IST

New music by Beatles legend George Harrison to be released

Previously-unheard music by the late English guitarist and singer-songwriter George Harrison is set to be released.

Jul 28, 2016, 05:27 AM IST

Beatles producer George Martin dies

George Martin record producer of the Beatles, has died at 90.

Mar 09, 2016, 13:23 PM IST

Guess which Beatles band member is an Adele fan?

Ringo Starr goes gaga over Adele

Nov 26, 2015, 15:40 PM IST

John Lennon's life was a 'cry for help', says Paul McCartney

London; Beatles' Paul McCartney says singer John Lennon's whole life was a "cry for help".

Nov 15, 2015, 12:32 PM IST

Beatles guitar makes history at auction, fetches USD 2.41 mn

 Beatles star John Lennon's guitar, which had been lost for over 50 years, sold at a record amount of USD 2.41 million during an auction.

Nov 08, 2015, 13:20 PM IST

Elvis Presley's gold piano, Beatles drum skin set for auction

 Elvis Presley's 24-carat gold-leaf piano that he brought as a gift for his mother and the drum skin featuring the signature Beatles logo is set to go under the hammer on November 7.

Oct 06, 2015, 18:58 PM IST

Musically yours: Bands of the 60s and 70s revisited

The period of the 1960s and 1970s was a decade rich in music with many genres, including jazz, funk, pop and rock. During the 70s, other styles became popular in America, like disco and reggae.

Sep 08, 2015, 18:15 PM IST

The story of the sitar Beatles used in 'Norwegian Wood'

Do you know that during the recording of the Beatles' iconic song 'Norwegian Wood', one of the strings of the sitar played by George Harrison broke leaving him with no clue about how to replace it until he was helped by none other than Indian political activist in Britain Ayana Angadi.

Aug 02, 2015, 12:45 PM IST

Lost Beatles film banned from release over copyright battle

A documentary featuring rare footage of The Beatles' first ever American concert has been banned from release amid allegations of copyright infringement.

Jul 04, 2015, 12:33 PM IST

My wife has kept me grounded: Paul McCartney

Former Beatles musician Paul McCartney has praised businesswoman wife Nancy Shevell for keeping him "grounded".

Jun 01, 2015, 08:06 AM IST

Beatles' album added to GCSE syllabus

Students taking their music GCSE will have to study TheBeatles album 'Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart Clubs Band.'

May 15, 2015, 17:47 PM IST

Beatles' unseen pictures released to celebrate 50th anniversary of Help

Some vintage and unseen pictures of 'Beatles' have been released to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the band movie, ' Help!'.

Feb 15, 2015, 15:18 PM IST

Beatles legend Ringo Starr announces 18th album 'Postcards from Paradise'

Beatles legend Ringo Starr is back with a new album 'Postcards From Paradise.'

Feb 13, 2015, 12:57 PM IST

Paul McCartney facing tough competition for bid of Beatles' songs

Sir Paul McCartney, who is planning to bid for rights of 251 Beatles songs written by him and John Lennon , is reportedly facing a tough competition for his bid.

Jan 04, 2015, 13:50 PM IST

Beatles courses are ridiculous but flattering: Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney has called popular music courses focusing on The Beatles "ridiculous". The 72-year-old musician made the comments while taking part in a Q&A on his website, reported BBC.

Jan 02, 2015, 09:07 AM IST

Paul McCartney to write a song on Eric Garner protest

Former Beatles star Paul McCartney said he once attempted to write a song about Eric Garner protests.

Dec 22, 2014, 12:50 PM IST

Paul McCartney glad he repaired his friendship with John Lennon

Paul McCartney is thankful that he had time to repair his friendship with Beatles bandmate John Lennon before his death.

Dec 08, 2014, 18:35 PM IST

Paul McCartney to make game song for kids

Beatles legend Paul McCartney agreed to soundtrack a video game to infiltrate his children and grand children's lives.

Dec 05, 2014, 08:07 AM IST