Revolution in the Head: The Beatles' Records and the Sixties

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Pimlico, 1998 - Music - 473 pages
Updated to include material from The Beatles Live at the BBC and the Anthology series, this book goes to the heart of The Beatles - their records. Ian MacDonald reads their 241 tracks chronologically, from their first amateur efforts in 1957, to Real Love in 1995.

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User Review  - Wheatland - LibraryThing

A masterful discussion of each Beatles production, giving praise and criticism from a purely musical viewpoint, but placing each piece in objective historical, pop musical, and cultural context. The description of the production and release of Sgt. Pepper is alone worth the price of the book. Read full review

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User Review  - neiljohnford - LibraryThing

What can I say. This is a brilliant book. The bulk of it is devoted to song by song discussions of The Beatle's output - it includes just about everything they ever recorded so you'll find songs that ... Read full review


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