Did you ever wonder how the market here in the United States could be so flooded with product by The Beatles in 1964? There was a full years worth of backlogged material recorded before Capitol records finally agreed to give in and put them out. Along the way, some smaller labels released product with little success. In hindsight it seems ridiculous that any label would hesitate on putting the product out. And it seems even more so considering what George martin went through in the process.
Here’s his story.