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Two of Us: inside John Lennon’s incredible songwriting partnership with Paul...

Adam Behr, Newcastle University John Lennon was acutely aware of his place in the musical lineage, and the strengths and weaknesses of his own songwriting....

Inside the Beatles’ messy breakup, 50 years ago

Tim Riley, Emerson College Fifty years ago, when Paul McCartney announced he had left the Beatles, the news dashed the hopes of millions of fans,...

‘The Wall’ cemented Pink Floyd’s fame – but destroyed the band

Mark E. Perry, Oklahoma State University Forty years ago, on Nov. 30, 1979, the English progressive rock band Pink Floyd released its 11th studio album,...

The Beatles’ revolutionary use of recording technology in ‘Abbey Road’

William D. Moylan, University of Massachusetts Lowell With its cheery singles, theatrical medley and iconic cover, The Beatles’ 11th studio album, “Abbey Road,” holds a...

In the turmoil of 1968, music failed to seize the moment

Alan Williams, University of Massachusetts Lowell While the first half of 1968 was a series of explosive moments – the Tet Offensive, Paris protests, the...

During Vietnam War, music spoke to both sides of a divided...

Lauren Rebecca Sklaroff, University of South Carolina Music is central to Ken Burns’s new Vietnam War documentary, with an original score accompanied by samples of...

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When Americans tried – and failed – to reunite Christianity

David Mislin, Temple University Five hundred years ago, Martin Luther, a German monk, initiated a split in Christianity that came to be known as the...