From “Michelle” to “Dear Prudence,” the Fab Four found inspiration in the opposite sex.
“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.
Elvis Presley has long been considered an influence on just about every rock star. But what kind of musician was he — really?
Now that “Revolver” is back in the news, this seems a good time to appreciate a less-celebrated aspect of The Beatles’ collective genius: John Lennon’s guitar playing.