An acoustic guitar that John Lennon used to record such Beatles hits as “I Want to Hold Your Hand” and “She Loves You” nabbed a whopping $2.4 million at an auction Saturday. The Beverly Hills auction…
The Romero Co. has acquired movie rights to Navajo vampire story “Second Sunrise” with Eddie Spears (“Hell on Wheels”), Sage Galesi, Balthazar Getty (“Brothers & Sisters”) and A. Martinez starring…
Jackie Lomax, a singer-songwriter who worked with the Beatles and enjoyed a long solo career, died Sunday in the Wirral, near Liverpool in northwest England, following a brief illness. He was 69 and…
Harrison Ford is set to receive a Golden Eye for Lifetime Achievement at the Zurich Film Festival in Switzerland. Ford, who is doing promotion for scfi auctioneer “Enders’ Game” across Europe, will…
To most people, the credit typically associated with David Foster is "Produced by." But even before taking a seat behind the console in the control room, Foster was having an impact on artists as a…
"Backbeat," in effect, is one story that breaks into two stories, and the Beatles half ends up getting short-changed.
Sitar maestro and Oscar winner Ravi Shankar, dubbed the "godfather of world music" by George Harrison, who helped popularize North Indian classical music in the West, died today at San Diego's…
Hot off its Golden Globes win for comedy or musical, "The Artist" leads the pack with 12 BAFTA nominations, announced in London Tuesday morning.
The Broadcast Film Critics Assn. spread the trophy wealth at the 17th annual Critics Choice Movie Awards, but making sure to bestow honors on familiar names in awards season like "The Help," "The…
Nearly 10 years after George Harrison died, the life of the most private of the Beatles will be on display at the Grammy Museum in downtown L.A.
More than mere rock-doc hagiography, "Material World" reveals how George Harrison struggled to tame his soul, understand life and ready himself for death.