“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.
Sir George Martin was known for his understated brilliance as producer for The Beatles. “I Am the Walrus” is one song that shows that brilliance.
It may have peaked at number 56 on the charts, but “Rock Lobster” generated terrific buzz for a young band from Athens, Georgia.