Category: George Martin

George Martin Biography – Part Two: Sound Pictures

The second installment in an exceptional two-part biography of Beatle producer, the late Sir George Martin, has just hit bookstores in the US and the UK.

We reviewed Part 1, Maximum Volume: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin (The Early Years: 1926-1966), back in January and have been hanging out to get our hands on Part 2 ever since.

Now, Sound Pictures: The Life of Beatles Producer…

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Beatles, Dennis Mitchell, April 28, 2018.  Download  

Many of the producers and engineers who helped and preserve the Beatles sound.  Guest is author and engineer Jerry Hammack.  Also, clips with Todd Rundgren, Geoff Emerick, Richard Langham, George Martin, Alan Parsons.

New George Martin Biography – Maximum Volume

We have reviewed author Ken Womack’s work previously on

He’s a recognised authority on The Beatles and their enduring cultural influence. His latest work is the first in what will become a two-volume biography devoted to Beatle producer, Sir George Martin.

First published last year in the United States, then quickly followed by a UK edition, the first installment is called Max…

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The Beatle Years, Bob Malik, January 7, 2018.  Download  

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Beatles, Ken Michaels, Every Little Thing, WNHU, January 3, 2018.  Download  

Tonight’s live broadcast of my weekly Beatles show “Every Little Thing” will include a set of Beatles/Solo music produced by George Martin honoring his birthday today. Plus the latest Beatles news. The show airs on 88.7 WNHU, West Haven, CT at 8pm which you can stream here! Call in for requests at (203) 934-WNHU or write them in here!

Beatles, Fab 4 Free 4 All #180-Talking George Martin with Author Ken Womack


Fab 4 Free 4 All talks with author Ken Womack about his George Martin biography ‘Maximum Volume’.

The Beatles ‘Hard Day’s Night’ Mystery Chord Revealed

Sum of All Parts is an ABC Radio podcast here in Australia.

The show recently examined (from a mathematical perspective!) the famous opening chord of The Beatles’ song, ‘A Hard Day’s Night’:

The podcast episode is called ‘The Magical Mystery Chord’.

Using the research and insights of mathematician and Beatlefan Professor Jason I. Brown, and personal experiences at Abbey Road Studios by Canadian…

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The Film Scores and Original Orchestral Music of George Martin

The Film Scores and Original Orchestral Music of George Martin

Here’s a release to look out for in November – a newly recorded disc of music composed by the late Sir George Martin.

Called The Film Scores and Original Music of George Martin this gathers together a cross-section of works illustrating his musical genius – some for the very first time: The music is performed by The Berlin Music Ensemble, under the baton of US-born producer, composer and arranger,

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Things We Said Today #242 – Kenneth Womack on the life of Sir George Martin   Download

This week, your TWST hosts Ken, Allan and Steve welcome Kenneth Womack, Dean of the Wayne D. McMurray School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Monmouth University, where he also serves as Professor of English. Ken is also the author of the first book in a multi-volume series on the life of Sir George Martin. The first book is titled “Maximum Volume: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin (The Early Years: 1926-1966).” Be sure to let us know what you think about this episode of the show or any other episode. You can send your comments directly to our email address, join our “Things We Said Today Beatles Fans” Facebook page, tweet us at @thingswesaidfab or catch us each on Facebook and give us your thoughts. And we thank you for listening. Don’t forget, you can stream the show from our very own YouTube page. And we invite you to please write a review of our show on our iTunes page. Be sure to check our Podbean page and on iTunes regularly for our latest shows, which usually appear each week. And we’re now available through the Tune In Radio app. Be sure to subscribe to one of our providers to get first word on when a new show is available. And thanks for your support. Our download numbers have been rising and it’s because of you! So we thank you very much for supporting us.