The real “Strawberry Field” inspired both John Lennon — and his sister Julia. She’s now using the site as a place of help and healing.
“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.
This week in Beatle History includes two pivotal moments, both which involve filmstock. BONUS: One of them features their most-watched (to date) video clip on their Vevo Channel. See if you can guess what it is. And no cheating.
“Pet Sounds” by the Beach Boys rocked the Beatles’ world, especially Paul McCartney. And inspired John Lennon to compose “Strawberry Fields Forever.”