WorldTube: British Pathé Posts 85,000 Films

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One of the world's best news and entertainment video film archives, British Pathé began recording every aspect of global culture and news, for the cinema in the 19th century. With their unique combination of information and entertainment, British Pathé's documentaries, newsreels, serials and films changed the way the world saw itself forever. In ... See the Rest

Brit Flashback 2: The Beatles Secretary, “Good Ol’ Freda”

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Good Ol' Freda is probably the best film there is about The Beatles' early days before during and after international fame. They were together for 10 years, but Freda worked for them for 11. Freda Kelly was thought of as a little sister by The Beatles and their parents, whom she knew quite well later on, thought of her as a daughter too. Many ... See the Rest

Music Flashback 1969: The Beatles

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Yesterday was the 45th anniversary of The Beatles rooftop concert at 3 Savile Row in London, January 30th, 1969. Just five years before they played The Ed Sullivan Show in the States for the first time and this outdoor concert, which was shut down by the police, was the last time they played together. In 1987, U2 did a live show on the rooftop of ... See the Rest

A Pre-Historic Moment

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this is great- the moment before the most famous album cover ever was photographed. 1969. pic.twitter.com/lfvubQJGVc via @HistoryInPics — mia farrow (@MiaFarrow) October 27, 2013   ... See the Rest

The 13 Dumbest Band Names

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1. The Devil Wears Prada 2. Natalie Portman's Shaved Head 3. Toad the Wet Sprocket 4. Dogs Die in Hot Cars 5. Cherry Poppin' Daddies 6. Anal Cunt (left) 7. Panic! At the Disco 8. Hoobastank 9. Confrontation Camp 10. Dave Matthews Band 11. Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. 12. Anderson Bruford Wakeman Howe 13. The Beatles - Don't start screaming. ... See the Rest

The Beastles: “Ill Submarine” (a Beatles-Beastie Boys Mashup)

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The third outing from DJ BC, following his Let It Beast and The Beastles albums. Ill Submarine contains 20 combines, including "Drive My Car, Thief" and "Do You Want to Know an Intergalactic Secret?" It's dedicated to the memory of Adam "MCA" Rauch. Available on the Beastles Soundcloud page. ... See the Rest

Starr Crossing: Ringo Starr in the Studio

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Our favorite Beatle, Ringo Starr, in the studio. Still performing, still a pleasure, those other Beatles did him a favor by breaking up, imho. (via juliasegal) ... See the Rest

“Genius Is Pain”: The John Lennon Satire from the Nat’l Lampoon

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National Lampoon editor Tony Hendra (better known for playing Spinal Tap's manager) used actual quotes from John Lennon’s infamous 1970 Rolling Stone interview with Jann Wenner for this satirical number, "Genius Is Pain." At the time of the interview, Dangerous Minds reminds us, Lennon was undergoing Primal Scream therapy and he seriously let go of ... See the Rest