Author Robin Morgan is former editor in chief of the UK’s Sunday Times Magazine. Ahead of his forthcoming book and exhibition, “1963: The Year of the Revolution,” Morgan sets out the case that 50 years on, modern art, fashion and music still owe more to those 12 months […]
“Many bands throughout time have been great and have changed the world, yet only one band is considered the greatest of all time, why is that? This has been on my mind during the past few days and I decided to put it down in words. To put it simply, they evolved.
Let me explain.
Robert Rodriguez’ latest book, “Revolver: How the Beatles Reimagined Rock ‘n’ Roll,” (also available from Amazon.co.uk) takes a deep look at the Beatles album from a different perspective that it was the turning point for the Fabs.
It goes very well with the interview.
Check it out, Beatles fans. A new BBC documentary about illustrious Beatles producer George Martin is hitting the U.S. on DVD and Blu-ray this fall.
The documentary, named simply Produced by George Martin, features lengthy interviews with Martin, plus discussions with a handful of the big names Martin has put on tape, including the one and […]
Sir George Martin
On Jan. 3, 2012, Sir George celebrates his 86th birthday.
He produced a large cross section of artists during his long career. Cilla Black, Peter Sellers, Beyond the Fringe, Gerry and the Pacemakers, Cheap Trick and America are among the more well known.
But there were many many others. Here’s […]
This post was inspired by selenak story In the Bleak Midwinter the Ringo and Little Richard incident is referred to by the lads. It got me thinking about other Beatle’s rumors. I decided to share the ones I found interesting (and/or) amusing.
In the new issue of MOJO (on sale next Tuesday, September 27), we celebrate the life and times of the great George Harrison. Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Pattie Boyd, Jeff Lynne, Olivia Harrison and many more join us in paying tribute to a man millions adored, but few truly knew.
Elsewhere in this month’s mag, you’ll find in-depth features on PiL, Beirut, […]
The band Traveling Wilburys.
“Living in the Material World: George Harrison,” a biographical book authorized by his widow, Olivia, featuring rare pictures and memories of the Beatle’s life from his family and friends, will be published this fall by Abrams, it was announced today.The 400-page book, to coincide with the Martin Scorsese documentary about the former Beatle, will […]
Sorry about the anticlimactic predictability of this, but I really had no other choice. The greatest artist of the last fifty years is the Beatles and no reasonable argument can be made otherwise. Sure, you can prefer the style of another act more or be more devoted/obsessed with someone else or even think another […]читать далее...
Drove from Paris to the Amsterdam Hilton,
Talking in our beds for a week.
The newspaper said, “Say what you doing in bed?”
I said, “We’re only trying to get us some peace.”
–John Lennon, “The Ballad of John and Yoko” (1969)
It was 1969, and the Vietnam War was raging. Protests, riots and societal turmoil were ripping at the […]