“Penny Lane” is full of inventive twists, starting with this chord. See how Sir Paul wove it together so seamlessly. It’s a master class in composition.
Ringo Starr didn’t just miraculously join the Beatles. There were many elements involved in becoming part of the world’s most famous band. Take a lesson.
One day, Beatles fans will travel to Liverpool again. And the first stop should be the Magical Beatles Museum helmed by Roag Best (Pete’s brother).
The La’s created pop songs, many of which were as infectious as those of their Liverpool brethren, The Beatles. So after one album, what happened?
A song from the American South took Liverpool by storm — and the Beatles made the most of “Mr. Moonlight.” But it may have lost something in translation.