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The British Invasion
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The Globe and Mail: On half a century of Beatlemania site description for The Globe and Mail: On half a century of Beatlemania
This article gives some Canadian perspective to the North American arrival and success of The Beatles. Be sure to check out the multimedia and videos included on the page. 
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/arts/music/it-was-50-years-ago-today-half-a-century-of-beatlemania/article16752112/

 
The Rolling Stone: Beatles biography site description for The Rolling Stone: Beatles biography
The Rolling Stone magazine has a biography of the Fab Four, from their early beginnings and musical influences through their success in the 1960's and subsequent solo careers. 
http://www.rollingstone.com/music/artists/the-beatles/biography

 
The Beatles - official site site description for The Beatles - official site
On the official site of The Beatles, you ca explore their albums and songs. Within the 'Explore' section, be sure to check out the photo and video sections. 
http://www.thebeatles.com/

 
Edmonton Journal: Beatlemania infected me and I didn’t want a cure site description for Edmonton Journal: Beatlemania infected me and I didn’t want a cure
This Edmonton Journal article includes a video about the Beatles and their momentous arrival in North America. 
http://www.edmontonjournal.com/entertainment/music/Beatlemania+infected+didn+want+cure/9482106/story.html

 
Wikipedia: The Beatles site description for Wikipedia: The Beatles
This article includes the history of the group from 1957 - present, including their time before North American fame and their musical legacy. 
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Beatles

 
New York Times: The Beatles site description for New York Times: The Beatles
This is a gathering of New York Times coverage of the Beatles over the years. 
http://topics.nytimes.com/top/reference/timestopics/organizations/b/beatles_the/

 
CBBC: the Beatles site description for CBBC: the Beatles
This archived site from BBC answers these questions for students: Who were the Beatles? Where were they from? What was so special about them? Would I know any of their songs? What else did they do? Why did they split up? 
http://news.bbc.co.uk/cbbcnews/hi/newsid_1680000/newsid_1684900/1684965.stm

 
BBC: Looking back at the birth of The Beatles site description for BBC: Looking back at the birth of The Beatles
Read about the history of The Beatles, from the start of the Quarrymen to the beginnings of their success. 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-19790885

 
BBC: Beatlemania site description for BBC: Beatlemania
Listen to the memories of one woman who was at the airport when the Beatles landed on February 7, 1964. 
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01r3l95
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