Tag: Abbey Road

Brian Epstein was NOT the 5th Beatle…George Martin was!

By Donovan Day [Note: I wrote this blog post a few weeks ago and made my case for why I thought producer George Martin could lay claim to the title 5th Beatle. It always bothered me to read the 1997 quote from Paul McCartney that claimed Brian Epstein as the 5th Beatle. Overnight, Martin passed … Continue reading Brian Epstein was NOT the 5th Beatle…George Martin was!

Five obscure Beatles facts you do not know — a quiz!

1. What legendary song was rejected for Abbey Road because it was not ready? 2. What song had backup vocals by two women pulled off the street? 3. The recording of what song most closely resembled "A Hard Day's Night?" because the fans were going wild inside Abbey Road while it was recorded? 4. Name … Continue reading Five obscure Beatles facts you do not know — a quiz!