Billy Preston: The “Other” Fifth Beatle
The debate over “who was the 5th Beatle?” is always lively. Here’s a case for Billy Preston earning that distinction.
The Concept Album: Mike Nesmith’s “The Prison”
As with many things, Mike Nesmith was ahead of the curve in his underrated 1974 concept album, “The Prison.”
Singing With The Beatles: An Interview with Lizzie Bravo
Lizzie Bravo was a teenaged Beatle fan when she had the chance of a lifetime: singing on one of their hits. In this interview, she shares the story.
The Concept Album: Bobbie Gentry’s “The Delta Sweete”
Hot off “Ode to Billie Joe,” Bobbie Gentry took her Southern roots to the next level with her concept album, “The Delta Sweete.”
Another Fifth Beatle: Klaus Voormann
Klaus Voorman was one of their earliest supporters, musically and otherwise, and remained into their solo days. He’s certainly deserving of the “Fifth Beatle” title.