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Happiness is streaming The Beatles for Christmas




25th November 1963: A group shot of the Beatles, Ringo Starr (in the background), George Harrison (1943 - 2001), Paul McCartney and John Lennon (1940 - 1980), pictured during a performance on Granada TV's Late Scene Extra television show filmed in Manchester, England on November 25, 1963. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)
25th November 1963: A group shot of the Beatles, Ringo Starr (in the background), George Harrison (1943 - 2001), Paul McCartney and John Lennon (1940 - 1980), pictured during a performance on Granada TV's Late Scene Extra television show filmed in Manchester, England on November 25, 1963. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)
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Attention all you Beatles fans: Christmas has come early.

At last, all of the groups' albums will be available for streaming starting at midnight Thursday — yes, Christmas Eve. For some parts of the world, the streaming has already begun.

Music journalist and Tuesday Reviewsday regular Steve Hochman joins host A Martinez to talk about why the world has had to wait to stream The Beatles' catalogue, and where you can listen.

To listen to the full interview, click on the blue audio player above.