Beatles #1 albums

Capitol Records - 1966

Revolver Put An End To The Beatles Live Performances

The Beatles seventh album Revolver, was released in the summer of 1966 and immediately shot to #1 where it stayed for 6 of its initial 77 weeks on the Billboard album chart.  The technological leap […]


Apple Records - 1969

What John Lennon Really Thought About Abbey Road

Abbey Road was the eleventh and final album recorded and released by The Beatles, and you might think it would have been a memorable one for the group members.  But when asked about the album […]


George Harrison’s Inspiration For ‘Here Comes The Sun’

Today’s Fab 4 @ 4 features [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Beatles [/lastfm]Abbey Road album. [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]George Harrison[/lastfm] didn’t write his first song until [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Beatles[/lastfm] second album With The Beatles.  The song was Don’t Bother Me, […]


John Lennon Talks About The Beatles Infanous “Butcher Cover”

When [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Beatles[/lastfm] Yesterday And Today album was originally issued in the United States, it featured a cover that caused such outrage that Capitol Records immediately withdraw it and replaced the picture thus creating […]


Why The Most Popular Song On The Beatles Rubber Soul Album Wasn’t Released As A Single

Rubber Soul really was a turning point for [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Beatles[/lastfm] – musically and physically.  Compare it with songs from A Hard Day’s Night ( a year and a half earlier), and you’ll understand how […]


The Best Quote Ever About The Beatles “White Album”

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Beatles[/lastfm] “White” album was the group’s ninth.  With 30 tracks and a running time of 93:35, some thought it should have been paired down to a single disc and discarding tracks like Revolution […]


Beatles Descent From Sgt. Peppers To Magical Mystery Tour In Two Words

Brian died.  After that, there was no one to apply the brakes to a project like Magical Mystery Tour, which intensified the rift between [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Lennon[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Paul McCartney[/lastfm].  Creatively it proved [lastfm […]


Fab 4 At 4 White Album Outtake Samples

Today’s Fab 4 @ 4 album is the [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Beatles[/lastfm] White Album, but you won’t hear any of these outtakes on the air.  Here are some outtake samples that show just how different the finished […]


Beatle White Album Outtake Sample – John Lennon’s Julia – Solo

October 13, 1968 – Abbey Road Studio  [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Beatles [/lastfm]are working on what would become the White album, and in particular, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]John Lennon[/lastfm] who is going theough takes 2 and 3 of his […]


The Beatles Rubber Soul Cover Happened By Accident

According to [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Paul McCartney[/lastfm] the cover shoot for the Rubber Soul album was just like any other.  Days later, they met the photographer to choose the picture they wanted to use.  After they all […]