“Rubber Soul” was a race against the clock, as The Beatles had only 30 days to write, record and mix an album — from scratch!
“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.
Of the many songs John Lennon wrote, there’s one in particular that best sums up his life. Jude Kessler shares it — and the story behind it.