“Rubber Soul” was a race against the clock, as The Beatles had only 30 days to write, record and mix an album — from scratch!
Their trip to India was meant to be a chance for the Beatles to recharge and reconnect. It didn’t work out quite that way.
Everyone knows the importance of George Martin and Brian Epstein in the career of the Beatles. But three other men deserve a shout-out.
During a historic 1964 tour, the Beatles played an important role in America’s new push to end segregation. One more example of the power of music.