PHOTOS: Battle of the Bands

<div class="meta "><span class="caption-text ">The Beatles perform on the &#34;Ed Sullivan Show&#34; during the band&#39;s first American appearance in New York City, Feb. 9, 1964. From left in front row are, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and John Lennon. Drummer Ringo Starr is at rear. &#40;AP Photo&#41;</span></div>
August 12, 2009 10:11:56 AM PDT