Cynthia Lennon has passed away at the age of 75 after a battle with cancer.
If George were alive today, he'd have been turning 72.
Heard a pretty haunting cover of The Beatles' "Because" in Spanish, so I thought I'd share it with everybody over here at C&L.
Somewhere along the line, somebody had the idea to cover a bunch of Beatles songs in the style of traditional Andes music. Well, today you'll find out exactly who that is.
Remember when pop stars used to sing?
A friend shared this footage of The Beatles playing on Swedish television for the first time. I agree with him that it's impossible to watch and not smile.
Paul McCartney's excellent <em>Ram</em> was <a href="http://www.paulmccartney.com/web/guest/news/-/blogs/paul-and-linda-mccartney-s-legendary-album-ram-set-for-deluxe-reissue?&#p_33#top">gussied up and re-released this week</a>. And if you need more proof of how cool Sir Paul is, <a href="http://www.paulmccartney.com/web/guest/rude-studio">click here</a>. What's your favorite Paul song?
Here's one for all you <a href="http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/05/07/how-mad-men-landed-the-beatles-all-you-need-is-love-and-250000/">Mad Men fans</a>.
Have a little Revolution to end your weekend, from the Beatles.
Reason to be glad for the internet: outtakes from the Abbey Road shoot. Open thread below (and happy Valentine's Day).
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