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Beatles guitar sells for $408,000 at New York City auction

Beatles guitar sells for $408,000 at New York City auction

NEW YORK, May 20 (UPI) -- A rare VOX guitar played by Beatles bandmates John Lennon and George Harrison was sold for $408,000 in New York, Julien's Auctions said.

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Tony Sheridan, early Beatles collaborator, dead at 72

BERLIN, Feb. 19 (UPI) -- Tony Sheridan, a singer who collaborated with the Beatles during their formative years, has died in Hamburg, Germany, his family said on Facebook. He was 72.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012.
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California memorial held for famed sitar player Ravi Shankar

California memorial held for famed sitar player Ravi Shankar

ENCINITAS, Calif., Dec. 23 (UPI) -- A memorial has been held for Indian sitar maestro Ravi Shankar near his home in Encinitas, Calif.
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Martin Scorsese to direct Bill Clinton documentary for HBO

Martin Scorsese to direct Bill Clinton documentary for HBO

NEW YORK, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- Martin Scorsese has confirmed he is directing and producing a documentary about former U.S. President Bill Clinton for HBO.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012.
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'Game of Thrones' wins 6 creative Emmys

'Game of Thrones' wins 6 creative Emmys

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- HBO's "Game of Thrones" took home the most awards at this year's Creative Arts Emmys in Los Angeles with six wins, for a total of 17 trophies for the network.
Beatles museum to close in Germany

Beatles museum to close in Germany

HAMBURG, Germany, June 8 (UPI) -- The Beatlemania museum in Hamburg, Germany, says it is closing its doors at the end of this month after three years because of low attendance.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012.
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McCartney gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

McCartney gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- British singer-songwriter Paul McCartney has been presented with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, Dec. 30, 2011.
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Broadcast Film Critics to honor Scorsese

Broadcast Film Critics to honor Scorsese

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 6 (UPI) -- America's Broadcast Film Critics Association says it plans to honor "Hugo" director Martin Scorsese with its Critics' Choice Music+Film Award.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011.
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Michael Jackson tops Forbes dead celeb list

Michael Jackson tops Forbes dead celeb list

NEW YORK, Oct. 26 (UPI) -- Michael Jackson tops Forbes magazine's annual list of top-earning dead celebrities for the second year in a row, the magazine said.

Rock photographer Barry Feinstein has died

WOODSTOCK, N.Y., Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Rock music photographer Barry Feinstein, who shot iconic album covers for musicians such as Bob Dylan and Janis Joplin, has died in Kingston, N.Y.
Rare Beatle letter up for auction

Rare Beatle letter up for auction

LONDON, Oct. 16 (UPI) -- An unknown drummer may have missed out on a chance to join the Beatles before their Hamburg tour, a newly discovered letter written by Paul McCartney suggests.
McCartney performs first concert in Israel

McCartney performs first concert in Israel

TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 26 (UPI) -- Paul McCartney has performed his first concert in Israel, decades after his band, the Beatles, was banned for fear it would corrupt the country's youth.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Feb. 25, 2008.
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