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Radio.com Minimation: George Harrison Recalls Paul McCartney’s Trumpet-Playing Days

Sir Paul could have become one of rock 'n roll's great trumpet players. Alas, we'll never know.

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Ringo Starr to Star in Skechers Ad Campaign

His feet don’t just stomp on drum and hi-hat pedals; they now model relaxed footwear as well.

Paul McCartney and Wings, circa 1976 (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
The video surfaces as reissues of 'Venus and Mars' and 'The Speed of Sound' near release.

Paul McCartney Plays Pool in Lost Wings TV Ad: Watch

The video surfaces as reissues of ‘Venus and Mars’ and ‘The Speed of Sound’ near release.

Little Richard, the Beatles and Gene Vincent (Animated for Radio.com by Max Werkmeister)

Radio.com Minimation: John Lennon on the Beatles Opening for Little Richard and Gene Vincent

On Minimation, we comb through the archives of legendary New York radio station WNEW-FM and animate interviews with legendary rock artists. This installment is taken from a 1975 interview with John Lennon, where he recalled the days when the Beatles opened for Little Richard and Gene Vincent.

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Eat The Beatles: Man Makes Pancakes That Look Exactly Like John, Paul, George, And Ringo

Your ears have been exclusively enjoying The Beatles for years now and it’s time for your other senses to be tickled by their greatness, namely your taste buds. Pancake artist (Is that a thing? Yes, [...]

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John Lennon’s Solo Material Added to Spotify

Spotify just landed another Beatle.

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Watch the Video for Paul McCartney & Wings’ ‘Call Me Back Again’

The reissues were originally slated for release last week. The new date is Nov. 4.

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George Harrison Honored by Brian Wilson, Conan O’Brien, Weird Al Yankovic, More at L.A. Concert: Watch

These tributes to Harrison aren’t coincidental: they were timed with the release of George Harrison: The Apple Years 1968-1975.

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Ranking Every Studio Album By The Beatles From Worst To Best

Ranking albums by The Beatles is analogous to picking your favorite child; on the surface it appears crazy, but deep down in your gut you know you like one more than the rest.

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From the Rough of Seals and Crofts’ Catalogue: ‘Diamond Girl’ on Turntable Tuesday

This week I’m spinning hits from Ray Parker Jr. and Major Harris, but I’m going to focus on “Diamond Girl” from Seals and Crofts.

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Clean Your Vinyl Records and Make Them Sound Like New With This Unbelievable Tip

Youtuber ghettofunk13 decided to try and new method for his vinyl record maintenance and you won’t believe what it is.

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Turntable Tuesday: We Know You Must Be Feeling ‘Hot In The City’

From the vinyl to the labels, it’s fun to share the songs they way we first heard them at home and on the radio. Every week, I’m going to share a few I’m playing for the day.

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10 Fun Facts About Casey Kasem’s American Top 40

Back in 1970, co-creator Casey Kasem debuted the American Top 40 syndicated radio program on July 4th. Proving to be a huge success, it defined Kasem’s career and delivered his distinctive voice across the country. For many, the program was the only way to find out the latest and greatest hits and stay in the know. We found some interesting facts about American Top 40 over the years:

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