McCartney Times

Tag "The White Album"

What George Harrison Thought Was Wrong with the Beatles’ ‘White Album’

    What George Harrison Thought Was Wrong with the Beatles’ ‘White Album’

On the face of it, The White Album (1968) looked great for George Harrison. Compared to Sgt. Pepper’s, on which George had only one song, The Beatles double-album release the

0 comment Read Full Article

Why John Lennon Gave Ringo ‘Good Night’ to Sing on ‘The White Album’

    Why John Lennon Gave Ringo ‘Good Night’ to Sing on ‘The White Album’

During the Beatles’ epic run, it wasn’t unusual for George Harrison or Ringo to sing a song written by John Lennon and/or Paul McCartney. Early on, you’ll find George singing

0 comment Read Full Article

“The White Album isn’t the sound of the band breaking up”: DiS Meets Giles Martin / In Depth // Drowned In Sound

    “The White Album isn’t the sound of the band breaking up”: DiS Meets Giles Martin / In Depth // Drowned In Sound

This November marks the 50th anniversary of one of popular music’s most definitive and enduring landmarks. In a remarkable burst of creativity, The Beatles eponymous 1968 album redefined the boundaries

0 comment Read Full Article

“The White Album” Turns 50: Ranking The Beatles’ Behemoth – Stereogum

    “The White Album” Turns 50: Ranking The Beatles’ Behemoth – Stereogum

“The White Album” was a neat little concept. Actually, it was a sprawling mess that defies concept, but still: clever idea to roll this one out when they did. Fifty

0 comment Read Full Article

The White Album at 50: The Beatles’ Sprawling Masterpiece, by the Numbers

    The White Album at 50: The Beatles’ Sprawling Masterpiece, by the Numbers

John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr created what would be the longest Beatles album (around 93 minutes)

0 comment Read Full Article

Yer Blues: The Story Behind The Song | uDiscover

    Yer Blues: The Story Behind The Song | uDiscover

“While we were recording ‘The White Album’, we ended up being more of a band again,” Ringo Starr would reflect,

0 comment Read Full Article

THE BEATLES WHITE ALBUM: AN INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM NOVEMBER 8-11 MONMOUTH UNIVERSITY

    THE BEATLES WHITE ALBUM: AN INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM NOVEMBER 8-11 MONMOUTH UNIVERSITY

  THE BEATLES WHITE ALBUM:AN INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUMNOVEMBER 8-11MONMOUTH UNIVERSITY KEN WOMACK – A guest author at our FEST in Chicago

0 comment Read Full Article

The Beatles White Album Concert Performed Live By Australian Rockers – Noise11.com

    The Beatles White Album Concert Performed Live By Australian Rockers – Noise11.com

The imaginatively titled, The Beatles, more commonly referred to as the White Album, will be 50 years old this November.

0 comment Read Full Article

One last blast of musical magic – Budapest Times

    One last blast of musical magic – Budapest Times

On August 29, 1966, The Beatles ended a US tour at Candlestick Park in San Francisco, California, and then declared

0 comment Read Full Article

Update on Plans For Beatles “White Album” Reissue – 96.3 KKLZ

    Update on Plans For Beatles “White Album” Reissue – 96.3 KKLZ

  Giles Martin is shifting a bit after letting the cat out of the bag about the Beatles’ next archival release plans.Last week Martin revealed to the BBC that work

0 comment Read Full Article