At over seven minutes, “Hey Jude” was not the typical pop song. But it made history in more ways than one. And Ringo’s post-bathroom break was a part of it.
Numerous takes, lots of studio tension and inspiration from a Nigerian conga player. One of the Beatles’ most memorable songs didn’t come easy.
Forget souvenirs: The Beatles brought back a ton of musical ideas from their time in India. And etched them out in a single day at George Harrison’s home studio. Ken Womack, one of our resident Beatles experts, shares what went down in Esher.
Noted Beatles authority Scott Freiman goes deep on four albums from the Fab Four, uncovering trivia and sharing insights. Local and national press are praising his fascinating work on such landmark LPs as “Revolver,” “Sgt. Pepper’s,” “Rubber Soul” and“The White Album.”
Just in time for the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’ White Album, Apple Corps partners with “Hamilton” producer to bring a new Beatles musical to Broadway this Fall.