Help! “There’s More Here Than Meets the Eye!”
In Beatles movies, “A Hard Days Night” tends to get all the love. We make the case for a closer look at “Help!”
Two Beatles, Two Love Songs: Exploring the Difference
In case you missed it, our resident Beatle-ologist breaks down two very different love songs from one classic Beatle album.
“A Hard Day’s Night” – Innovation All Around
Movies with rock and roll stars were nothing new. But the Beatles took a very different approach to their first big screen gig. And the songs they wrote for the film highlight their unconventional approach.
“Picardy Third,” anyone?
From their earliest days, The Beatles had a gift for writing memorable melodies over surprisingly complex chord patterns. Our pal, “Beatleologist” Scott Freiman, digs into one of the great early examples: “And I Love Her.”
“Beatles for Sale” and The Road to “Help!”
The light seemed to have gone out of the eyes of the Beatles — but that laid the groundwork for their next big album and movie.