WOW! This would certainly keep us from hitting the open skies for a long while!
It's being reported Sir Paul McCartney and his wife Nancy Shevell could have been involved in a serious helicopter crash, if it weren't for the last-second actions of the pilot!
Classified as a "serious incident" by the UK's Air Accidents Investigation Branch and now currently under investigation by the Department of Transport, the former Beatles member and his bride were reportedly returning from an event in London to their East Essex home when the pilot began to struggle with control of the helicopter due to bad weather…which resulted in
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Being the premier pediatrics research hospital in the world (and by premier, we mean the greatest), Memphis, TN's St. Jude Children's Hospital is always cutting edge in the world of cures.
That hospital unleashed a dazzling celebration tribute video in honor of its 50th birthday by releasing a rousing rendition of patients at the hospital singing Hey Jude by the Beatles.
The incredibly brave patients were joined by some celebrities with some huge hearts that included names such as Robin Williams, Jennifer Aniston, and Betty White.
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Holy Helter Skelter!
A rare edition of The Beatles' debut US album has been auctioned off for a whopping $15,000!
Introducing… The Beatles was released in America in 1964, but because of a series of legal entanglements, it only came out 10 days before their second album Meet The Beatles! was released.
That album was waaaaay more popular than their first one.
The aforementioned rare edition was put on sale on eBay where a private collector made the winning $15,000 bid.
The vintage jewel featured the classic song Twist and Shout — something we're sure the winning bidder is doing right now. Ha!
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Paul McCartney is teaming up with The Humane Society to end the horrific use of animal testing in cosmetics.
Every year, small animals like rabbits, mice, and monkeys go through excruciatingly painful tests, leaving them with
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A Beatle and a Eurythmic walk into a bar… and pitch a coming-of-age musical to a major studio??
We didn't see that one coming!!
Paramount commissioned rock legends Ringo Starr and Dave Stewart to create and help produce Hole in the Fence, a coming-of-age musical drama about young Brits from a poor mining town who find hope and salvation through rock ‘n’ roll.
Hmmm. That sounds
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This is so unexpectedly awesome!
The classic animated flick,Yellow Submarine, has been restored and is being brought back to a few select theaters.
A product of the psychedelic culture during the sixties, the film is a cult and classic hit.
Don't judge the movie by its story, though; it's all about the music!
The film features some of The Beatles best hits such as Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds, Eleanor Rigby, and Yellow Submarine.
All together now!
We all live in a yellow submarine…
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He really gets into it by the bridge. He's feeeeeling it!
At his hitRECord event over at Sundance this week, Joseph Gordon-Levitt took to the stage to do a little something special. He grabbed his guitar and belted out a really nice cover of The Beatles' Hey Jude.
Check out the video (above) to hear him jam!
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