But in my imagination this whole thing developed and I started mixing up old folk songs with the Beatles beat and taking them down to Greenwich Village and playing them for the people there.— Roger McGuinn
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Life is very short, and there's no time for fussing and fighting my friends
The reason I love my dog so much is because when I come home, he's the only one in the world who treats me like I'm the Beatles.
Limitless undying love which shines around me like a million suns it calls me on and on across the universe.
I've heard that while the show was on there were no reported crimes, or very few. When The Beatles were on Ed Sullivan, even the criminals had a rest for ten minutes.
I came home one day from school after being chased by kids singing “Yellow Submarine”, and I didn't understand why. It just seemed surreal: why are they singing that song to me? I came home and I freaked out on my dad: 'Why didn't you tell me you were in The Beatles?' And he said, 'Oh, sorry. Probably should have told you that.'
I met The Beatles and Stones at the same time, because Michael Cooper was doing several of their album covers.
I translated Beatles songs for my English class.
I heard Q-Tip on the Jungle Brothers' song 'The Promo.
' It was very exciting. It was very new. The music and the culture around hip-hop was evolving. I think there's an emotional quality to their music and there's a vulnerability to the music. For me, A Tribe Called Quest was my Beatles.
Prime ministers require the hide of a rhinoceros, the morals of St.
Francis, the patience of Job, the wisdom of Solomon, the strength of Hercules, the leadership of Napoleon, the magnetism of a Beatle and the subtlety of Machiavelli.
Led Zeppelin didn't get that kind of Beatles screaming.
We had a more sort of macho crowd. But I remember once in the early days of The Yardbirds, we were playing on an ice rink, and the stage was mobbed by screaming girls. I had my clothes torn off me. That's a really uncomfortable experience, let me tell you.
I heard the Beatles and the Stones, and Mom bought me an electric guitar.
I played lead for four years and then switched to bass. One day someone suggested that I should sing, so I sheepishly stepped up to the microphone and the rest is rock history.
Fondest memory of being a Beatle: Having three brothers.
I had a guitar when I was 6 or 7, a plastic guitar with the Beatles' faces on it. It would be a collector's item now. It would fetch a hefty sum, I imagine.
'The Beatles' did whatever they wanted.
They were a collection of influences adapted to songs they wanted to write. George Harrison was instrumental in bringing in Indian music. Paul McCartney was a huge Little Richard fan. John Lennon was into minimalist aggressive rock.
Sexual intercourse began in 1963 ... / Between the end of the Chatterley ban/ and the Beatles first LP
We all have Hitler in us, but we also have love and peace. So why not give peace a chance for once?
My model for business is The Beatles.
They were four guys who kept each other kind of negative tendencies in check. They balanced each other and the total was greater than the sum of the parts. That's how I see business: great things in business are never done by one person, they're done by a team of people.
I mean, Lady Gaga is trying to be a freak or whatever but that quality of being very meaningly and heartfelt, but also having a sense of humor about it, bands don't do that anymore. Lady Gaga's songs are cheesy. The Beatles weren't cheesy. That's the hardest thing with music: to not be cheesy, but also be meaningful. That's the goal, I think.
Take these broken wings and learn to fly.
When I was a junior, my school introduced badminton, which was clearly a P.
E. department ploy to get me away from the wrestling room, and it worked, since the first time I played badminton was like the first time I tasted sushi or heard the Beatles or read Wordsworth. This was a sport? This counted for gym requirements?
Also, right at that particular time in the music business, because of people like the Beatles, people began owning their own publishing. I'll just say this really quickly - they used to divide the money for the music that was written in two, just equal halves.
For me, the Beatles are proof of the existence of God.
Ringo: 'I had no schooling before I joined The Beatles and no schooling after The Beatles. Life is a great education.
Charles Manson loved the Beatles but didn’t understand them.
Governor Chris Christie loves Bruce Springsteen but doesn’t understand him. And Paul Ryan is clueless about his favorite band, Rage Against the Machine.
That Beatle euphoria has always been there, and it's hard to be in a room with a Beatle and try to be totally natural. You never shake that off.
Fifth Beatle - "I'm not the Beatles. I'm me. Paul isn't the Beatles. Brian Epstein wasn't the Beatles, neither is Dick James. The Beatles are the Beatles." Lennon was
With the Beatles - With the Beatles is the second studio album by the English rock band the Beatles. It was released on 22 November 1963 on Parlophone, exactly eight months
George Harrison - achieved international fame as the lead guitarist of the Beatles. Sometimes called "the quiet Beatle", Harrison embraced Indian culture and helped broaden
The Beatles discography - native United Kingdom, between 1962 and 1970, the English rock band the Beatles released 12 studio albums (13 worldwide), 13 extended plays (EPs) and 22
Ringo Starr - songwriter and actor who gained worldwide fame as the drummer for the Beatles. He occasionally sang lead vocals with the group, usually for one song
Beatle boot - A Beatle boot is a style of boot that has been worn since the 1960s—made popular by the English rock group the Beatles, for whom they were originally made
Paul McCartney - producer who gained worldwide fame as co-lead vocalist and bassist for the Beatles. His songwriting partnership with John Lennon remains the most successful
John Lennon - worldwide fame as the founder, co-lead vocalist, and rhythm guitarist of the Beatles. His songwriting partnership with Paul McCartney remains the most successful
The Beatles (album) - The Beatles, also known as the White Album, is the ninth studio album and only double album by the English rock band the Beatles, released on 22 November
There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be.
The Beatles saved the world from boredom.
My favorite artists have always been Elvis and The Beatles and they still are!
There's so much around, you don't know what to listen to.
All I've got at home is Bo Diddley, some Stones and Beatles stuff, and old jazz records.
If you want to know about the Sixties, play the music of The Beatles.
There's nothing you can do that can't be done, Nothing you can sing that can't be sung, Nothing you can say but you can learn how to play the game, It's easy... All you need is love.
Somebody said to me, 'But the Beatles were anti-materialistic.
' That's a huge myth. John and I literally used to sit down and say, 'Now, let's write a swimming pool.'
I'll be honest. We copied everyone... the Beatles, the Bachelors. It was the only way people would even listen to you.
My dear girl, there are some things that just aren't done, such as drinking Dom Perignon '53 above the temperature of 38 degrees Fahrenheit. That's just as bad as listening to the Beatles without earmuffs!