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Beatlemania! Paul McCartney is focus of new comic book

Paul McCarthney - NBC News

Singer Paul McCartney's decision to leave the Beatles and embark on a solo career is the subject of a new comic book that aims to give fans a new perspective on the breakup of the Fab Four, its publisher said on Tuesday.


Use of Beatles song cost 'Mad Men' $250,000

Creator Matthew Weiner paid a hefty licensing fee to use the "Tomorrow Never Knows" in last Sunday's episode of the hit show.


John Lennon's tooth sells for $31,200

The tooth fairy's trash became another man's treasure Saturday when a discolored molar that once belonged to John Lennon was put up for auction.


Reports: Paul McCartney to wed on Sunday

Former Beatle Paul McCartney will wed for the third time on Sunday when he and New York heiress Nancy Shevell are married in a civil ceremony in London, British newspapers reported.


Martin Scorsese's HBO Documentary 'George Harrison: Living In The Material World' Premieres Wednesday (VIDEO)

Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese decided to turn the lens on the Beatle's "quietest member" in a documentary called "George Harrison: Living In The Material World." The film will air on HBO in a two-part presentation on October 5th and 6th.With an impressive slew of interviews from Eric Clapton, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, George Martin, Paul McCartney, Yoko Ono, Tom Petty, Phil Spector, Ringo Starr and Jackie Stewart, the three-and-a-half hour documentary will examine Harrison's life and career.


Paul McCartney, Nancy Shevell to wed in London

Paul McCartney, Nancy Shevell to wed in London

Paul McCartney is set to tie the knot at the venue where he first married more than 40 years ago. Officials said Friday that the former Beatle and fiancee Nancy Shevell have posted a notice of intention to marry at London's Marylebone Town Hall.


McCartney ex-wife: Mirror journalist hacked my phone

Heather Mills was quoted on Wednesday as saying a journalist at British publisher Trinity Mirror, owner of the Daily Mirror tabloid newspaper, had hacked her phone before she was married to former Beatle Paul McCartney.


Scorsese’s George Harrison documentary will debut this year, Beatle’s widow says

A documentary on the life of George Harrison directed by Martin Scorsese is nearly done and is expected to premiere this year, Harrison’s widow, Olivia Harrison, said this week.


To your brain, music is as enjoyable as sex

Whether it's the Beatles or Beethoven, people like music for the same reason they like eating or having sex: It makes the brain release a chemical that gives pleasure, a new study says.


Apple sells 450K Beatles albums, 2M songs so far

Apple sells 450K Beatles albums, 2M songs so far

Apple says people snapped up more than 450,000 copies of Beatles albums plus two million individual songs during the Fab Four's first week on sale through iTunes.


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