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PAUL McCARTNEY: Back to Number-One

Paul McCartney has gotten back to where he once belonged. His new album, Egypt Station, is number-one this week on the Billboard 200 album chart. It’s the eighth chart-topping album of McCartney’s post-Beatles career, but his first since Tug of War, 36 years ago. He also has 19 with The Beatles — 14 made while they were together and five with collections released ... Read More »

THE BEATLES: Re-Editing History?

Paul McCartney says there’s still the possibility that The Beatles‘ Let It Be film will see the light of day again, but perhaps with a completely different slant. Paul McCartney on the status of The Beatles’ Let It Be film. OC:…in a year or two. :35 [Courtesy of Radio X] “The original movie was really about the break-up of The ... Read More »

Randi’s Rock Report…

The house in Palo Alto, California where the Grateful Dead chose their name back on November 12th, 1965 is up for sale. If you want a piece of Dead history, it will cost you $2.4 million. Bob Weir guests on “The Well,” a song on the legendary all-female San Francisco band Ace of Cups’ self-titled debut, out on November 9th. ... Read More »

MTV’s 1st Video Music Awards 1984…

MTV’s first Video Music Awards was held on this day in 1984. The Predator, White Boy Rick, Unbroken: Path to Redemption and A Simple Favor open in theaters today. Plan to see any of them? American Vandal, Bojack Horseman and Norm Macdonald Has a Show premiere today on Netflix. It’s National Quiet Day. How long can you keep quiet? It’s National Cream Filled ... Read More »

EMMYS: Preview

The 70th annual Primetime Emmys are set to air Monday on NBC, with Saturday Night Live’s Colin Jost and Michael Che hosting. Game of Thrones leads the pack with 22 nominations, while Westworld and Saturday Night Live each has 21 and The Handmaid’s Tale 20. As for networks, Netflix dominated with a whopping 112, breaking HBO’s 17-year run — but don’t feel bad for the cable giant, which still came in second with 108. ... Read More »