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Paul McCartney asserts Elvis inspired The Beatles to quit touring – ‘That is brilliant!’

Elvis Presley and The Beatles are the best-selling music artists of all time and they met only once. The five talented young men crossed paths on August 27, 1965 at The King’s Perugia Way home in Bel Air, Los Angeles on his invitation. Paul McCartney remembered a “darn cool” star who inspired the Fab Four […]

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BMW fans to get first glimpse of new M3 Touring at Goodwood today – ‘like no other car’

Goodwood Festival of Speed is an annual hill climb featuring historic motor racing vehicles held in the grounds of Goodwood House, West Sussex. The event will begin tomorrow, June 23, and last until Sunday, June 26. The latest BMW M model will be unveiled on the track at 10am tomorrow. Set to be seen on […]

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Duke of Richmond launches BMW M3 Touring and races up the hill at Goodwood

The latest BMW M model has been revealed at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. The Duke of Richmond took to the stage to introduce the car before the eagerly anticipated unveiling. The new M3 takes “the combination of racing-oriented performance and everyday practicality to the extreme”. After the unveiling, the Duke was the first person […]

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‘They’re like The Beatles’: Robert Rakete on the ‘joy’ of being a Wiggle

Robert Rakete performing with The Wiggles. Photo / Supplied Previously published on The Spinoff The artist formerly known as ‘the brown Wiggle’ (he wears a green skivvy now) is touring with the band later this year – including an adults-only show. He tells Stewart Sowman-Lund about life as a member of the world’s biggest kids’ […]

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British Touring Car Championship returns to Oulton Park in Cheshire – where to watch

The next event of the famous British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) will return to Oulton Park in Cheshire today with thousands of fans in attendance. The race is considered one of the most popular in the entire season and promises action-packed drama. The picturesque track was built over 60 years ago and placed amid the […]

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Beatles opened for touring band | Maui Now

By Gary Kubota Felix Cavalier’s Rascals. Photo courtesy: Maui Arts & Cultural Center Songwriter Hall of Fame recipient Felix Cavaliere said his song “My Hawaii” came to him from the warm receptive atmosphere whenever he visited the Hawaiian Islands on tour. Felix Cavalier. Photo courtesy: Maui Arts & Cultural Center “The warmth of the people is […]

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Touring the volcano-shaped landscape of Yellowstone National Park

View of the Yellowstone caldera from the Washburn Range. The caldera extends to the base of the Red Mountains in the upper right of the photo. The rim of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone is in the foreground (Photo by Jacob W. Frank | National Park Service). By MICHAEL POLANDDaily Montanan The road over […]

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The Beatles: Eight Days a Week – The Touring Years (2016) on Sky Showcase HD, Sat 4 Jun 8:20pm – TV Guide UK TVGuide.co.uk

6.6 USER RATING33 votes 0 SHOW REVIEWS by TVGuide.co.uk users WRITE A REVIEW Director Ron Howard’s documentary charting the period the Beatles spent on the road. Their first gigs with the classic line-up took place around Liverpool in 1961 and their last concert took place in San Francisco in 1966. During that brief span, they […]

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Why did The Beatles stop touring?

In 1966, The Beatles made the decision to stop touring and to focus on recording albums. For the next three years, they wound up recording some of the most inventive albums of the 20th century, including a conceptual album that demonstrated the band’s fondness for vaudeville, and a densely produced album, layered with a collection […]

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Why this Florida venture capitalist is touring Seattle’s tech scene

Pablo Casilimas. (Photos courtesy of Casimilias) When Pablo Casilimas gave his girlfriend, a travel nurse, a list of cities he would prefer to live in, he put Seattle near the top, lured by the city’s tech and startup ecosystem.  Now he’s getting a taste of the Emerald City. Casilimas is the co-founder of OneSixOne Ventures, […]