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Tommy Allsup, guitarist who avoided Buddy Holly plane crash, dies at 85

R.I.P. Tommy Allsup.

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The Man Who Broke Up The Beatles

Sounds just like the kind of story I’d like to read (even though I’ve heard this story numerous times). Unfortunately, all but the first paragraph are behind the paywall…

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Google presents Inside Abbey Road

This is truly amazing. I could spend an entire day ‘Inside Abbey Road’.

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Ranking Artists

Mark Maron on Twitter: marc maron (@marcmaron): Ranking artists and making lists is a dead culture’s version of intellectualism.

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Paul McCartney #OutThere, Nashville, Tennessee

Paul McCartney — “Out There” Bridgestone Arena — Nashville, Tennessee Thursday, October 16, 2014 All I can say is, “What a show!” Paul and the band opened with “Magical Mystery Tour” and closed the second encore with 3 of the last 4 tracks from Abbey Road: “Golden Slumbers”, “Carry That Weight”, “The End”. In between […]

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50 Years ago Today: Beatles play New Orleans

A lot of good it did me, as I wasn’t born, but what South Louisiana native–fifty years later–doesn’t with they could have been there! [click for larger view]

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Oh baby! Paul McCartney: Out There live in Nashville

Paul McCartney live at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville on October 16, 2004! Can’t friggin wait!

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George Harrison: The Apple Years 1968-1975 Box Set

via Twitter: George Harrison (@GeorgeHarrison): Announcing The Apple Years 1968-75 Box set – out 22nd September. With rare tracks & DVD.

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Damn the Torpedoes by Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

All these years later, “Damn the Torpedoes” by Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers still has one of the best drum sounds of any album I’ve heard…

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Paul McCartney to Close-out Candlestick Park

The Associated Press (@AP): Paul McCartney’s website confirms ex-Beatle will perform Aug. 14 for Candlestick Park’s final concert (via Twitter)

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