Apple Records recently announced the September release of the Beatles’ mono catalog reissued on vinyl. Welcome news for a relatively small, but passionate subsection of the Fab Four’s fanbase. But, seriously, what’s all the fuss about mono?
In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, […]
Sir George Martin, the legendary producer of nearly all of The Beatles’ recordings, is the subject of a documentary coming to DVD and Blu-Ray this fall. Appropriately titled “Produced By George Martin,” the doc features Martin discussing his childhood, his war experience, music and more.
[lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Paul McCartney[/lastfm] handled the vast majority of ballads, but one of my personal favorites was a track [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]John Lennon[/lastfm] did in the movie A Hard Day’s Night. It proved to me [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]John […]
Closing out side one of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]the Beatles[/lastfm]‘ White Album, “Happiness Is a Warm Gun” is a complex, quirky little piece that [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]John Lennon[/lastfm] once called “sort of a history of rock and roll,” […]
George Martin recalls the daunting task of recording the first [lastfm]Beatles[/lastfm] album – in one day.
Fab 4 @ 4 Backstory – 6/21/10 Great question – producer George Martin has the answer.
Today’s Fab 4 @ 4 features tracks from A Hard Day’s Night Ever notice how many different record labels released Beatle records in 1964? Wonder why?