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His break came when Bob Dylan's manager, Albert Grossman, who fished The Village for new clients, signed him up and got him a deal with Verve Folkways Records. Over the next few years he released 5 albums—but none sold well.

Stay with it until the end, I believe those are some Beatles friends and relatives helping out with the na-na-na-NANA-NAHs. If you feel like doing some na-na-na-nahhhss yourself, crank it up! The Sound Is Close to Perfect, and I found myself singing along.

This post is about the most thoughtful and spiritual member of the Fab Four and the song he wrote that became a standard recorded by the likes of Frank Sinatra, Tony Bennett, James Brown and 147 other artists. (George said his favorite version was done by Mr. Brown and...

Rolling Stone has called, "What Is Life" a Classic Song, and Marty Scorsese used it in his Mafia Tribute, "Goodfellas," and the Bio-Film, "George Harrison-Living in the material world." Scott found a good Live Recording from George's 1...

Bonus: When Scott sent this over it seemed somehow appropriate for our time. It's The Beatles and a pristine video of them performing their hit: REVOLUTION,

The first recording: HANDLE WITH CARE was done in Dylan's Studio in Malibu high above Pepperdine. Warner Brothers liked it so much they requested a full album, and so they recorded one over 10 days that contained songs written by the various members.

June 16, 2016

I think every once in a while it's good to remember JOHN LENNON and his masterpiece: IMAGINE. This clip is from 1975 in what's purported to be his last live appearance, but the message in this song is needed more today then ever. His candle was snuffed out, but his sou...

March 22, 2016

 We're celebrating our first anniversary with some of our favorite anniversary songs. Here's Paul McCartney helping a couple with their own special day. Here's "When I'm 64."

 

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July 17, 2015

 Editor's note: This is the third in a three-part series about the Beatles and their influence on pop music. In part 2, the lads released the Abbey Road concept "Side 2." Today, a new group attempts to recreate the magic.

There's no denying that Abbey Road Side 2 is a...

July 15, 2015

Editor's note: This is the second in a three-part series about the Beatles and their influence on pop music. In part one, the Beatles perfected the concept album. Today, they get trippy.

 

As the Beatles' music became more complex, it also became less accessible – but re...

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