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From TheJournal.ie Opinion: When the Beatles played Dublin in 1963 John Lennon declared: ‘We’re all Irish’ Opinion

Opinion: When the Beatles played Dublin in 1963 John Lennon declared: ‘We’re all Irish’

Lennon’s search for rebellion was nurtured by his embrace of Liverpool’s Irish influence and the dynamic effect of the city’s seafarer culture via the movement of ideas across oceans, writes Francis Kenny.

Dave Grohl shared how Taylor Swift saved him from embarrassment at Paul McCartney's gaff party

It turns out Taylor is a fairly big Foo Fighters fan.

From TheJournal.ie Notorious British IS fighters nicknamed the 'Beatles' captured by Kurdish forces - reports Syria

Notorious British IS fighters nicknamed the 'Beatles' captured by Kurdish forces - reports

Violence flared in eastern Syria where the US-led coalition said it killed pro-regime fighters to fend off an attack on its Kurdish allies.

From TheJournal.ie The deeds to Eleanor Rigby's grave could be yours for €22,000 Died In The Church

The deeds to Eleanor Rigby's grave could be yours for €22,000

According to the grave, Eleanor Rigby died in 1939 at the age of 44.

From TheJournal.ie As The Beatles' first single approaches the '56-year rule', Paul McCartney settles rights lawsuit Been A Hard Pay Fight

As The Beatles' first single approaches the '56-year rule', Paul McCartney settles rights lawsuit

The former Beatle had filed an action against Sony ATV Music Publishing.

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Are the Beatles the greatest band of the last 50 years? Lunch Crunch This post contains a poll

Poll: Are the Beatles the greatest band of the last 50 years?

Give it to us straight. Honest answers only.

From TheJournal.ie Here's how much U2, Paul McCartney and Adele are worth Rolling In The Dough

Here's how much U2, Paul McCartney and Adele are worth

The Sunday Times Music Rich List is out.

From TheJournal.ie All John Lennon's idea? Sketch of iconic Sgt Pepper's album cover to fetch €55k at auction Ticket To Ride

All John Lennon's idea? Sketch of iconic Sgt Pepper's album cover to fetch €55k at auction

The drawing was recently discovered at a former home of the Beatle in Weybridge.

From TheJournal.ie 'The Beatles could have been a very different band without George Martin' Opinion

'The Beatles could have been a very different band without George Martin'

Music fanatic Pat Carty pays tribute to George Martin, who has died, aged 90.

From TheJournal.ie Earliest known letter of John Lennon to go for £30,000 at auction Memorabilia

Earliest known letter of John Lennon to go for £30,000 at auction

The letter is part of a Beatles rock ‘n roll memorabilia auction.

From TheJournal.ie You'll finally be able to listen to The Beatles on Spotify this Christmas Fab Four

You'll finally be able to listen to The Beatles on Spotify this Christmas

Several other music streaming services are also making hundreds of tracks from the Fab Four available for the first time.

From TheJournal.ie Photos taken by Ringo Starr show how The Beatles liked to chill behind the scenes Behind The Lens

Photos taken by Ringo Starr show how The Beatles liked to chill behind the scenes

A new book, Photograph, of never-before-seen photographs, is due to be released this month.

28 classic albums every twentysomething should know

An eclectic mix.

From TheJournal.ie The man who shot John Lennon has been refused parole for the eighth time No Release

The man who shot John Lennon has been refused parole for the eighth time

Now 59, Mark David Chapman has been in jail for 33 years.

From The42 Brazilian newspapers have some fun after England's result against Uruguay Crabby Road

Brazilian newspapers have some fun after England's result against Uruguay

Daily publication Lance! goes for the Abbey Road parody and nails it. But Roy Hodgson as John Lennon?

From TheJournal.ie Fancy owning Rory Gallagher's amp or Michael Jackson's hat? They're up for grabs Under The Hammer

Fancy owning Rory Gallagher's amp or Michael Jackson's hat? They're up for grabs

Beatles, Elvis, Jon Bon Jovi fan? There’s a piece of memorabilia from pretty much every rock star for sale at an auction in Dublin.

From TheJournal.ie Why 'Mad Men' Paid $250,000 To Use One Beatles Song Mad Money

Why 'Mad Men' Paid $250,000 To Use One Beatles Song

Quarter of a million dollars. For one song in one scene.

13 photos of vintage celebrities owning Christmas

Nobody does Christmas like old famous people.

From TheJournal.ie Riots and mop-tops: The Beatles played Ireland 50 years ago today 50TH ANNIVERSARY

Riots and mop-tops: The Beatles played Ireland 50 years ago today

In 1963, the Beatles played in Dublin and Belfast – and today marks the 50th anniversary of that milestone gig.

Ted from Scrubs performs Hey Ya and Help at Trinity College Dublin

He also sang a tune with the a cappella group The Trinitones.

VIDEO: Paul McCartney claims to have invented the selfie

… AND the photobomb.

STOP EVERYTHING! You NEED to see these Westlife photos immediately!

Our main regret in life is that we did not see these rig-outs in person.

Dad and toddler perform über-cute Beatles duet Don't Let Me Down This post contains videos

How many London tourists end up at the wrong Abbey Road?

More than you’d think…

From The42 Hibs sack stadium announcer over 'Taxman' jibe at Hearts Fired

Hibs sack stadium announcer over 'Taxman' jibe at Hearts

Announcer played the Beatles song as city rivals struggle with financial woes.

From TheJournal.ie Love me do: The Beatles' debut single released 50 years ago today The Beatles

Love me do: The Beatles' debut single released 50 years ago today

The Fab Four’s debut single turns 50 today, so why not check out some of the boys’ best moments in video?

Paul McCartney receives France's highest honour

He even live-tweeted the whole thing…

From TheJournal.ie John Lennon's killer Mark Chapman to seek parole this week New York

John Lennon's killer Mark Chapman to seek parole this week

This will be the seventh time that Chapman has sought parole.

From The42 VIDEO: The entire Olympic Stadium crowd sings along to the Beatles London 2012 This post contains videos

VIDEO: The entire Olympic Stadium crowd sings along to the Beatles

Love was in the air as the home crowd celebrated three track and field golds on “Super Saturday” night.

Paul McCartney: 7 facts to celebrate 70 years Happy Birthday Macca This post contains images

Paul McCartney: 7 facts to celebrate 70 years

Paul McCartney celebrates his 70th birthday today.

From The42 Paul McCartney to close London Olympics London 2012

Paul McCartney to close London Olympics

“I’ve been booked,” the former Beatle admitted today ahead of next month’s kick-off in London.

Top 20: The best-selling albums in Irish history

How many times do U2 feature? And which has sold more – A Woman’s Heart or White Ladder? Time to reveal all…

From The42 Steady on, Rio! It's the sporting tweets of the week Twitterati This post contains images

Steady on, Rio! It's the sporting tweets of the week

This week, Rob Kearney attacks the Daily Telegraph, Rio Ferdinand compares One Direction to The Beatles and someone (possibly Paul Galvin) tampers with Killian Young’s shoes.

In pictures: Paul McCartney marries heiress Nancy Shevell Macca This post contains images

In pictures: Paul McCartney marries heiress Nancy Shevell

The former Beatle tied the knot for the third time at a London registry office today.

One loves a good chooooon - A soundtrack for the Queen's visit

The Queen has been entertained by Riverdance, Westlife and Mary Byrne at the Convention Centre in Dublin, but what songs might President McAleese have put on an iPod playlist for her visit?

And I Love Her! Paul McCartney to marry for a third time

The former Beatle will wed New York socialite Nancy Shevell, it was announced on Friday.

SUSAN BOYLE has made international music history, with the publication of the latest album charts in the US. Her new Christmas album, The Gift, has gone straight to the top of the Billboard Hot 200 – a position it also occupies in the UK’s album sales. Her berth at the top of the US and UK album charts simultaneously marks the first time since The Beatles’ Let It Be (in 1970) that a British act has sold best on both sides of the ocean. In Ireland, it only debuted at number 5 – Bon Jovi’s Greatest Hits being at the top.

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