50 random things to love about the Beatles.
1- The 'butcher cover' for Yesterday and Today
2- In 1965 they wrote a song called The word about 1967's 'summer of love' in 1965!
3-Paul invented they idea of lead bass on Paperback writer
4-The harmony parts on Here, there and everywhere
5-They invented pop music
6-They were the most potent cultural force that helped the west win the cold war
7-They had the nerve to write Back in the U.S.S.R slap bang in the middle of the cold war
8-Ringo's drumming on A day in the life
9-John, Paul and George could be a right set of bastards therefore not commiting the crime of being boring
10-Pauls rollicking piano on Oh Darling!
11-George Martins scores
12-They made up after the acrimony of the split
13-The cover of Rubber Soul
14-George's blistering solo on I saw her standing there
15-They loved getting high...Maaan!
16-Eleanor rigby is poetry in motion
17-In my life's sentimentality not being mawkish
18-They made the Stones look like creative neanderthalls and were more controversial
19-The 'mad day out' photos
20-The moptop hair-do
21-Puttin Albert Stubbins on the cover of Sgt. Pepper just 'cause John liked the name
22-The way John looks at the camera after he says 'were not gonna vote for Ted!'on this... Clickable Text
23-Not being bothered to get out of bed to go and see Imelda Marcos
24-John's bigger than Jesus quote
25-Paul getting the bus into Apple offices
26-Their uber charismatic appearence at the end of Yellow Submarine film
27-Paul being called 'My twin soul' by Little Richard
28-John's bye-bye backing vocal on Kansas city/hey hey hey
29-Pauls lead vocal on above
30-Johns Sgt. Pepper era fancy pantaloons
31-Sacking Pete Best
32-Inventing the idea of 'the studio as an instrument'
33-The whackyness of Magical mystery tour
34-Georges 'Stamp out the Beatles' jumper
36-Paul losing his baby fat
38-The intro and outro chords on Eight days a week
39-Hating the original title of Help!
40-Not being overawed by how famous they were
41-Not taking themselves too seriously...Until John did circa.1969
42-Refusing to forgive Dick James for selling their songs
44-Introducing the sitar to western music
45- Not over doing the sitar thing
46-The mental sarcastic way John intoduces Mr. Kite on Anthology2
47-There Sgt. Pepper moustaches
48-John's vocal on Twist and shout
49-John's psychadelic limo
50-Being infinnitely more intresting, original, charismatic and enjoyable than any other band the world will ever know!
2-Only if they eliminated the falsetto singing and set the organ's volume higher. Get the US mono version for the best kicks so far.
3-Right, they recorded it through an amplifier.
4-Right, the version from Real Love -single gets you higher.
6-I agree. Now I want more Arabi Beatle fans.
7-I agree. And it was for peace.
8-I agree. Best drummer in history.
9-I agree about John and George. Paul was the nicest.
10-What? was there a piano in that song? I've already taken by the voice.
11-Yes, especially the Yellow Submarine scores. I am their only fan on earth.
12-they means John and Paul. Not George and Paul.
16-I don't understand but perhaps that's right.
18-They didn't make. Stones are neanderthals.
19-They never had a 'bad hair day'.
21-And that's cool.
23-Now that was really rude. She should have spanked them. And me too.
24-Yes, he meant that 'he' was bigger than Jesus.
26-I thought they were the Sgt Pepper's band.
27-That is a rare pleasure. Little Richard has said he was bigger than John Lennon.
28-And not only John's.
29-His one and only.
30-The looney clothes just rock.
31-No! Pete was king of rock'n roll.
32-I Didn't know.
33-That Michael Jackson stripper spoiled my fun tho.
34-I invented it, btw.
35-The Nose. God's nose.
37-Number #8 -burb!
38-That was an innovation.
44-Even if it was accidental, on Help! soundtrack.
45-Especially. It's not so cool thing.
47-And that they shave most of them off.
48-The definition of male sexiness.
49-And his driving skills.