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Guest DJ Randy Newman

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John Lennon (left) and Paul McCartney, pictured here circa 1960, met as teenagers in July 1957. Keystone/Getty Images hide caption

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60 Years Ago, 2 Boys Met And The Beatles Began

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The complex soundscape of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band was created under technological limitations that have since disappeared. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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'Sgt. Pepper's' At 50: Why The Beatles' Masterpiece Can't Be Replicated

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Pop artist Peter Blake poses beside a copy of the Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album cover, which he co-designed in 1967. Matt Cardy/Getty Images hide caption

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Why The 'Sgt. Pepper's' Cover Art Matters As Much As The Music

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When The Beatles embarked on tour in the U.S. in 1964, reporter Larry Kane was along for the ride. Jeremy Neech/Courtesy of Apple Corps Ltd. hide caption

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The Reporter Who Almost Said No To Touring With The Beatles

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Officer Robert Yocum informs Beatle fans Chelie Mylott and Melody Yapscott, right, that they'll have to move from their spot in front of the Hollywood Bowl. The women had no tickets but hoped to get them from scalpers or sneak in. This photo was published in the Aug. 24, 1964 Los Angeles Times. John Malmin/LA Times via Getty Images hide caption

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The Beatles Live At The Hollywood Bowl

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The New York-based orchestra Alarm Will Sound puts a fresh twist on The Beatles' most maligned song. Carl Sander Socolow/Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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01Revolution 9

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The Worst Songs Of All Time?

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The Beatles in 1963 with their first silver record. (From left) Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, producer George Martin and John Lennon. Chris Ware/Getty Images hide caption

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Sir George Martin, The 'Fifth Beatle,' Dies At 90

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'The White Album' 40 Years Later

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Paste Magazine 100 Greatest Living Songwriters

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