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The Beatles, Their Music, and Their Time

  • Author: Everett, Walter
  • Author: Riley, Tim

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Contents

  • Preface
  • Contents of Beatle videos
  • Prologue: Who Were the Beatles?
  • Introduction - Revolt Into Sound: Race, Class, Generation Divide and Gender Dominate Pre-Beatles Rock 'n' Roll
  • John Lennon Discovers Rock 'n' Roll
  • Elvis Presley and Other First-generation Rockers
  • The Beatles on the BBC
  • From Performance to Production and Poetic Concept
  • Chapter 1 - The Quarry Men (1940-1960)
  • A Pre-history
  • The Quarry Men
  • Becoming the Beatles: In Spite of All the Danger
  • Early Paying Gigs
  • Chapter 2 - The Pete Best Era (1961-1962)
  • 1961-62 Original Releases
  • The Cavern, My Bonnie and Brian Epstein
  • Recording for EMI: George Martin
  • Please Please Me
  • Chapter 3 - Runaway Train: British Beatlemania (1963)
  • 1963 British Releases
  • The Rise to National Prominence: Please Please Me
  • I Saw Her Standing There
  • There's A Place
  • Growth as Musicians
  • She Loves You
  • With the Beatles and I Want to Hold Your Hand
  • All I've Got to Do
  • Not a Second Time
  • I Want to Hold Your Hand
  • Beatlemania Officially Recognized
  • Chapter 4 - Instant Combustion: World Embrace (1964)
  • Storming the States
  • 1964 Original Releases
  • A Hard Day's Night
  • I Should Have Known Better
  • If I Fell
  • Things We Said Today
  • I'll Be Back
  • I Call Your Name
  • World Tour and Further Recording: Beatles for Sale
  • Chapter 5 - Repeat with a Twist (1965)
  • 1965 Original Releases
  • The Beatles and the Changing Global Culture of 1965
  • Ticket to Ride
  • Help!
  • The Night Before, Another Girl
  • Yesterday
  • The Beatles as Live Performers
  • We Can Work It Out
  • Day Tripper
  • Rubber Soul
  • You Won't See Me
  • Michelle
  • Chapter 6 - From the Stage to the Studio (1966)
  • The Final Tours
  • Revolver
  • Here, There and Everywhere
  • And Your Bird Can Sing
  • Doctor Robert
  • Paperback Writer
  • Strawberry Fields Forever / Penny Lane
  • Chapter 7 - Celebrity Psychedelia (1967)
  • 1967 British Releases
  • The Summer of Love
  • Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
  • Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds
  • A Day in the Life
  • Magical Mystery Tour
  • The Fool on the Hill
  • I Am the Walrus
  • Chapter 8 - Listening Through a Glass Onion (1968)
  • 1968 British Releases
  • The Summer of Love, Inverted
  • Early-1968 Recording Projects and Rishikesh
  • Apple and Solo Excursions
  • The White Album
  • Dear Prudence
  • While My Guitar Gently Weeps
  • Martha My Dear
  • I'm So Tired
  • Everybody's Got Something to Hide Except Me and My Monkey
  • Sexy Sadie
  • Revolution 9
  • Chapter 9 - They May Be Parted (1969-1970)
  • 1969-1970 British Releases
  • The Get Back Project
  • Two of Us
  • Dig a Pony
  • I've Got a Feeling
  • One After 909
  • Don't Let Me Down
  • The Spring of 1969
  • The Ballad of John and Yoko
  • Abbey Road
  • Oh! Darling
  • The Ex-Beatles
  • The Beatles' Legacy
  • Appendix 1: Recordings That Influenced the Beatles
  • Appendix 2: 1960s Timeline
  • Appendix 3: Guide to Multimedia Materials
  • Selected Bibliography
  • Index of Song Titles, Artists' and Others' Names, Musical Terms and Concepts