“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.
From his first album to his last, Tom Petty had a gut-level feel for the human condition that most songwriters would envy.