beatles Archive

14 Feb 2009

The Solo Beatles: Ringo Starr

When the Beatles broke up in 1970, one would naturally fear for dearest Ringo Starr. The other three had established themselves as talented songwriters, but Ringo was, well, Ringo. He was a great drummer. He um, kept
4 Feb 2009

The Solo Beatles

When Paul McCartney announced in April 1970 that he was leaving the Beatles, it took a while for the reality to sink in, not only for fans, but for the group as well. “I woke up and
6 Aug 2008

The 5 Most Influential Artists of the 1960s

The 1960s were more than just “Yeah Yeah Yeah.” Rock began to evolve out of its walking bass line and three-chord songs, incorporating more instruments, singer-songwriters and innovative arrangements. Influential artists? You bet. Here are the 5