20 songs released in 1964 you must hear

– The Year 1964 world events Nelson Mandela sentenced to life imprisonment in South Africa (June 11). Congress approves Gulf of Tonkin Resolution after North Vietnamese torpedo boats allegedly attack US destroyers (Aug. 7). Khrushchev is deposed; Kosygin becomes premier and Brezhnev becomes first secretary of the Communist Party (October). China detonates its first atomic bomb. Three civil rights workers—Schwerner, …

September 26, 1969: The Beatles – Abbey Road

Released 26 September 1969 Recorded 22 February – 20 August 1969,EMI, Olympic and Trident Studios,London Genre Rock Length 47:23 Label Apple Producer George Martin Abbey Road is the 11th studio album released by the English rock band The Beatles. It is their last recorded album, although Let It Be was the last album released before the band’s dissolution in 1970. Work on Abbey Roadbegan in April 1969, and the album was released on 26 …

Bob Dylan: Something (George Harrison)

  Something in the way she moves Attracts me like no other lover Something in the way she woos me – I’ve always liked the way George Harrison plays guitar—restrained and good. ~Bob Dylan (to Ron Rosenbaum, Nov 1977) He was a giant, a great, great soul, with all the humanity, all the wit and humor, all the wisdom, the spirituality, the …

The Beatles 40 best songs: at 17 Get Back

“Get Back is Paul. That’s a better version of Lady Madonna. You know, a potboiler rewrite.” – John Lennon (1980) The song was credited to The Beatles and Billy Preston. It was The Beatles’ only single that credited another artist. We have included 10 different versions in this post! “Get Back” is a song recorded by the Beatles, originally released as a …

The Beatles 40 best songs: at 18 Ticket To Ride

The Beatles were such a prolific album act that it’s sometimes hard to abstract their later singles; here, they ride their roots as a bar band in Liverpool and Hamburg to a new kind of glory. ~Dave Marsh (The Heart of Rock & Soul) The opening circular riff, played on 12-string guitar by George Harrison, was a signpost for the …

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