George Martin

(Hulton Archive/Getty)

Why Do Beatles Fans Care So Much About Mono?

Apple Records recently announced the September release of the Beatles’ mono catalog reissued on vinyl. Welcome news for a relatively small, but passionate subsection of the Fab Four’s fanbase. But, seriously, what’s all the fuss about mono?



Not Fade Away: The Beatles’ ‘Please Please Me’ LP Turns 50

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, […]



Fab Films: Beatles On The Screen In 2012

I have to write this quickly so I can run out and purchase the documentary Produced By George Martin. Just released today on DVD and Blue Ray, this first aired in the UK as a […]


Photo by Autumn De Wilde

Garbage To Release EP Later This Year, Butch Vig “Beatles Producer Is The Best Of All Time”

Garbage’s Butch Vig is considered to be one of modern music’s greatest producers. Recently, Vig divulged to Billboard that the production and creation of Garbage’s new album, Not Your Kind of People, went to well […]


Who Would Produce Your Album?

[pullquote quote=”If you were recording, who would be your pick?” credit=”Terri Hemmert”]The other day on the air I was relating a story about someone recording an album with [lastfm]T-Bone Burnett[/lastfm] as producer. Well, who wouldn’t […]


Way To Go, Sir Paul

Congratulations to [lastfm]Paul McCartney[/lastfm]. He will be joining President Barack Obama and some well known fans, as he receives the third Gershwin Prize For Popular Song from the Library Of Congress. I’m looking for my […]