Based on the hard facts of composition and recording, Ian MacDonald here offers a fresh assessment of all 241 Beatles tracks chronologically. This fully updated edition incorporates new inofmration from the Anthology series and recent interviews with Paul McCartney.
This ?Bible of the Beatles? captures the iconic band?s magical and mysterious journey from adorable teenagers to revered cultural emissaries. In this fully updated version, each of their 241 tracks is assessed chronologically from their first amateur recordings in 1957 to their final ?reunion? recording in 1995. It also incorporates new information from the Anthology series and recent interviews with Paul McCartney. This comprehensive guide offers fascinating details about the Beatles? lives, music, and era, never losing sight of what made the band so important, unique, and enjoyable.