Two Beatles-related news items

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts ClubTwo things Beatle-related have happened in the last day or so, one saddening and one possibly maddening.

First, master sitarist Ravi Shankar has died at the age of 92, leaving behind a staggering legacy of musical genius that seemed to touch a majority of the keystones of modern Western music. A statement released by his family stated that Shankar died in San Diego after having undergone heart-valve replacement surgery to aid upper respiratory and heart problems.

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