We all have at least one: a song that’s not deemed “cool,” but that we enjoy nonetheless. ‘Fess up: what’s yours?
The first time you buy a record with your own money is a big moment. “Magical Mystery Tour” set this writer on an adventure.
Pete Brown was a Beat poet who found an unexpected niche writing offbeat song lyrics for Cream. Their biggest hits feature his words.
Cracked vocals, messed-up harmonies, bad guitar riffs… None of them marred the perfection of Beatles tracks like “Please Please Me,” “If I Fell,” and “I’ll Get You.”