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'Abbey Road' Remixed: A Conversation With Giles Martin

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World Cafe Host, Talia Schlanger on the iconic Abbey Road crosswalk with Beatles Tour Guide, Richard Porter. Kim Junod/WXPN hide caption

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Beatles Tour Guide: A Day In The Life on World Cafe

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Ellie (Lily James) and Jack Malik (Himesh Patel) in Yesterday, the latest film from Danny Boyle. Jonathan Prime/Universal Pictures hide caption

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Remembering The Beatles' Rooftop Gig, 50 Years Later, With Someone Who Was There

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Soul singer Aretha Franklin poses for a portrait in 1964. Michael Ochs Archives/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images hide caption

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In Memoriam 2018: The Musicians We Lost

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Lucy Dacus, Phoebe Bridgers, and Julien Baker played a Tiny Desk Concert together as boygenius. Bob Boilen/NPR hide caption

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Guest DJ: boygenius

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The Beatles at St. Pancras Old Church in London on July 28, 1968. Apple Corps Ltd. hide caption

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How The Beatles Made 'The White Album'

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Paul McCartney and John Lennon wrote songs for The Beatles under Lennon-McCartney, but a new statistical model can be used to tell who actually took the lead. AP hide caption

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A Songwriting Mystery Solved: Math Proves John Lennon Wrote 'In My Life'

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The 1968 release of The Beatles' Yellow Submarine film influenced fashion, graphic design, music — and even a short-lived organization of "submarine churches" based on the gospel of Lennon and McCartney: "All You Need Is Love." Yellow Submarine Movie/Abramorama hide caption

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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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