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  • Paul McCartney plans June performance in Lubbock

    Lubbock and Texas Tech University officials have announced that Paul McCartney will perform in the West Texas city June 14.

  • FILE - In this 1993 file photo, lead singer of Nirvana Kurt Cobain is photographed. It's been two decades since the Nirvana frontman took his own life yet he remains on in the thoughts of those he influenced and entertained. He's a touchstone for young musicians clutching guitars the world over and his story is a tale of both inspiration and caution. His influence still ripples across the surface of pop music and his shadow even looms in the hip-hop world where he's been a referenced by Jay Z, Kanye, Kendrick Lamar, Drake and Jay Electronica in various ways recently.  (AP Photo/Mark J.Terrill, file)

    Kurt Cobain remembered, 20 years after his death

    Kurt Cobain changed Win Butler's world. Billie Joe Armstrong thought the Nirvana frontman was his generation's John Lennon and Paul McCartney. And Beck thinks he owes a debt of gratitude to the singer-guitarist for opening the world's ears to a thriving, but little-heard underground scene.

  • In this Feb. 19, 2014 photo provided by People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), 14-year-old elephant Sunder stands chained outside a poultry shed in Kolhapur in the western Indian state of Maharashtra. The Indian government had ordered the elephant returned to the wild after Paul McCartney highlighted the animal's plight during a 2012 trip to India. Instead, PETA said, a local politician took Sunder home and shackled him outside a poultry shed. (AP Photo/People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals)

    PETA: Indian elephant still being abused

    A 14-year-old elephant whose abuse outside a Hindu temple inspired a protest by Paul McCartney is still living in horrific conditions, with shackles around his legs and regular beatings, an animal rights group said Friday.

  • FILE - In this Feb. 9, 1964, file photo, The Beatles, from left, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr on drums, and John Lennon perform on the CBS "Ed Sullivan Show" in New York. The Beatles made their first appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show," America's must-see weekly variety show, on Sunday, Feb. 9, 1964, and officially kicked off Beatlemania. (AP Photo/File)

    AP WAS THERE: The Beatles invade America in 1964

    EDITOR'S NOTE: In February 1964, the Beatles took America by storm, and rock 'n' roll was never the same.

  • Book includes N. Ind. woman's rare Beatles photos

    Gina Smith's earliest memory as a child is watching The Beatles take the stage for the first time on "The Ed Sullivan Show" when she was 3 years old.

  • FILE - In this May 25, 1964 file photo, the Beatles' George Harrison, left, and John Lennon, are seen aboard an airplane in Los Angeles, before leaving for London. In the fall of 1963, Harrison spent two weeks visiting his sister Louise Harrison in Benton, Ill., making him the first Beatle to come to the United States. That vacation was five months before the group's landmark live appearance on "The Ed Sullivan Show" launched the British invasion. While in Illinois, Harrison and the Beatles were virtually unknown in America, explaining why he enjoyed anonymity in 7,000-resident Benton. (AP Photo/File)

    Ex-Beatle's sis recalls his Ill. visit pre-fame

    Not long after settling in southern Illinois in 1963, an ocean from her native England, Louise Harrison Caldwell trudged from one radio station to the next lobbying for air time for her brother's quartet. Revered in Britain, the group was virtually unknown in America - and her promotion fizzled.

  • Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr perform at The Night that Changed America: A Grammy Salute to the Beatles, on Monday, Jan. 27, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Zach Cordner/Invision/AP)

    Stars line up to pay tribute to The Beatles

    There's an easy way to give pop music's most performance-hardened stars a case of the butterflies: Ask them to perform in front of The Beatles.

  • From left, Kacey Musgraves, Shane McAnally and Josh Osborne accept the best country song award for "Merry Go 'Round" at the pre-telecast of the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP)

    Select winners from the 56th annual Grammy Awards

    Winners in selected categories at the 56th annual Grammy Awards announced Sunday during ceremonies at the Nokia Theatre and Staples Center:


    The day Paul McCartney stole away with Dave Grohl to write and record a new song, there were two other guys in the studio that the former Beatle didn't recognize. Joining Grohl and McCartney in creating "Cut Me Some Slack'" were Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear.

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