The Beatles insisted on recording a Lennon & McCartney original for their first single. George Martin was not convinced.
‘We were cowards when we sacked him’
Two teenagers meet at a drab bus terminus. Not the most promising song premise.
How Lennon & McCartney gave the Stones their first Top 20 single
Pop stars were not supposed to get married. Five weddings and a divorce later…
The last Beatle bachelor falls on a wet Wednesday in March, 1969
Paul McCartney uses a language he doesn’t speak to brilliant effect
Eloping couple marry in Gibraltar