Unpublished Conversations with George Martin, Geoff Emerick, and Ken Townsend…
First instalment of a massive, two-part biog of Sir G is out at the start of September. The chaps at the “Something About The Beatles” podcast have a chat with author Kenneth Womack in this week’s edition.
With the death of George Martin the Peter Sellers’ version of A Hard Day’s Night has once more come to the fore.
I, unfortunately, heard it on Desert Island Discs for the first time ages fairly recently. One of Hugh Bonneville’s choices.
Neither my wife nor I find it remotely amusing. We never have. The thought of it as a DID is bewildering. Does anyone really find it funny? It was slightly clever, but always shite. IMHO.