beatles Archive

18 Dec 2016

Teenage Fanclub: The Next Beatles?

In my recent obsession over Teenage Fanclub, I’ve done a lot of examination of their music and career, and I’ve found some eerie similarities between the Scottish band and the four lads from Liverpool. Lots of bands
11 Mar 2016

Sir George Martin: 1926-2016

Sir George Martin wasn’t the fifth Beatle; in a way, he was the Beatles. Sure, John, Paul and George wrote most of the songs, and all four of the members sang and played most of the instruments, but Martin
24 Sep 2015

The Second Fantasy Beatles Album: Abracadabra

Abracadabra, my title for the 1974 Beatles album in The Death and Life of Mal Evans, was an early working title for the Beatles 1966 album Revolver until the group discovered that another group had recently used it. Finding