The Beatles Encyclopedia: Everything Fab Four, 1st Edition

  • Kenneth Womack
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  • ISBN-10: 0313391726
  • ISBN-13: 9780313391729
  • DDC: 782.421660
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1232 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released December 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Overview

The Beatles have sold at least 2.3 billion albums; achieved 6 Diamond, 24 Multi-Platinum, 39 Platinum, and 45 Gold albums in the United States alone; and continue to experience impressive commercial success-now more than at any other time. What is it about this iconic group which continues to draw attention from each successive generation, even more than 40 years after their disbandment? The Beatles Encyclopedia: Everything Fab Four provides casual fans and aficionados alike with a comprehensive study of the historical, cultural, and musical influence of the Beatles, providing hundreds of insightful entries that address the people, places, events, and other details that have contributed to the band's status as a global phenomena.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contents.
Alphabetical List of Entries.
Guide to Related Topics.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Chronology.
1: Abbey Road (LP).
2: Abbey Road Medley (Lennon–McCartney).
3: Abbey Road Studios (St. John’s Wood, London).
4: Abram, Michael (1963–).
5: Acoustic (LP).
6: Across the Universe (Film).
7: “Across the Universe” (Lennon–McCartney).
8: “Act Naturally” (Russell–Morrison).
9: ADT (Automatic Double-Tracking).
10: “Ain’t She Sweet” (Ager–Yellen).
11: Ain’t She Sweet (LP).
12: Alice in Wonderland (TV Film).
13: “All for Love” (Harrison–McCartney).
14: “All I’ve Got to Do” (Lennon–McCartney).
15: “All My Loving” (Lennon–McCartney).
16: All My Loving (U.K. EP).
17: All the Best! (LP).
18: “All Things Must Pass” (Harrison).
19: All Things Must Pass (LP).
20: “All Those Years Ago” (Harrison).
21: All Together Now (Film).
22: “All Together Now” (Lennon–McCartney).
23: “All You Need Is Love” (Lennon–McCartney).
24: Amoeba’s Secret (EP).
25: “And I Love Her” (Lennon–McCartney).
26: “And Your Bird Can Sing” (Lennon–McCartney).
27: “Anna (Go to Him)” (Alexander).
28: “Another Day” (McCartney–McCartney).
29: “Another Girl” (Lennon–McCartney).
30: “Another Hard Day’s Night” (Lennon–McCartney).
31: The Anthology … so Far (LP).
32: “Any Time at All” (Lennon–McCartney).
33: Apple Corps, Ltd..
34: Apple Records.
35: Apple Studio (Mayfair, London).
36: Asher, Jane (1946–).
37: Asher, Peter (1942–).
38: “Ask Me Why” (McCartney–Lennon).
39: Aspinall, Neil (1941–2008).
40: Associated Independent Recording (Air) Studios.
41: Avedon, Richard (1923–2004).
42: “Baby It’s You” (Bacharach–Williams–David).
43: “Baby, You’re a Rich Man” (Lennon–McCartney).
44: “Baby’s in Black” (Lennon–McCartney).
45: Bach, Barbara (1947–).
46: Back in the US: Live 2002 (LP/Documentary).
47: “Back in the USSR” (Lennon–McCartney).
48: Back in the World: Live (LP).
49: “Back Off Boogaloo” (Starkey).
50: “The Back Seat of My Car” (McCartney–McCartney).
51: Back to the Egg (LP).
52: Backbeat (Film).
53: Bad Boy (LP).
54: “Bad Boy” (Williams).
55: “Bad to Me” (Lennon–McCartney).
56: “The Ballad of John and Yoko” (Lennon–McCartney).
57: Band on the Run (LP).
58: “Band on the Run” (McCartney–McCartney).
59: “Bangla Desh” (Harrison).
60: Barrow, Tony (1936–).
61: The Beatals.
62: Beatle Haircuts.
63: Beatlemania (Musical).
64: The Beatles (Name).
65: The Beatles Anthology (Book).
66: The Beatles Anthology Project.
67: The Beatles Anthology (TV Miniseries).
68: The Beatles Anthology, Volume 1 (LP).
69: The Beatles Anthology, Volume 2 (LP).
70: The Beatles Anthology, Volume 3 (LP).
71: “The Beatles Are Bigger than Jesus Christ”.
72: The Beatles at Shea Stadium (Film).
73: The Beatles at the Hollywood Bowl (LP).
74: The Beatles’ Ballads (LP).
75: The Beatles Bootleg Recordings 1963 (LP).
76: The Beatles Bop: Hamburg Days (Box Set).
77: The Beatles Box (Box Set).
78: The Beatles Box Set.
79: The Beatles Cartoons (TV Series).
80: The Beatles’ Christmas Album (LP).
81: The Beatles’ Christmas Records (1963–1969).
82: The Beatles Collection (Box Set).
83: The Beatles’ “Drop-T” Logo.
84: The Beatles EP.
85: The Beatles EP Collection.
86: The Beatles’ First (LP).
87: Beatles for Sale (LP).
88: Beatles for Sale (U.K. EP).
89: Beatles for Sale No. 2 (U.K. EP).
90: The Beatles’ Hits (U.K. EP).
91: The Beatles in Mono (Box Set).
92: The Beatles’ Million Sellers (U.K. EP).
93: “The Beatles’ Movie Medley” (Lennon–McCartney).
94: The Beatles, 1962–1966 (LP).
95: The Beatles’ 1963 Christmas Show.
96: The Beatles’ 1964 Christmas Show.
97: The Beatles, 1967–1970 (LP).
98: The Beatles (No. 1) (U.K. EP).
99: The Beatles: Rock Band (Video Game).
100: The Beatles’ Second Album (LP).
101: The Beatles Singles Collection (Box Set).
102: Beatles ’65 (LP).
103: The Beatles Stereo Box Set.
104: The Beatles Stereo USB.
105: The Beatles Stereo Vinyl Box Set.
106: The Beatles Story (LP).
107: The Beatles Tapes (LP).
108: The Beatles: The Collection (Box Set).
109: The Beatles (The White Album) (LP).
110: Beatles Trading Cards.
111: Beatles VI (LP).
112: The Beatles vs. the Four Seasons (LP).
113: The Beatles with Tony Sheridan and Guests (LP).
114: The Beatles with Tony Sheridan: First Recordings 50th-Anniversary Edition (LP).
115: Beaucoups of Blues (LP).
116: “Beautiful Dreamer” (Foster).
117: “Because” (Lennon–McCartney).
118: “Because I Know You Love Me So” (Lennon–McCartney).
119: “A Beginning” (Martin).
120: “Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite!” (Lennon–McCartney).
121: “Bésame Mucho” (Velázquez–Skylar).
122: Best of Dark Horse, 1976–1989 (LP).
123: The Best of George Harrison (LP).
124: Best, Pete (1941–).
125: Birth of the Beatles (TV Film).
126: “Birthday” (Lennon–McCartney).
127: The Black Jacks.
128: “Blackbird” (Lennon–McCartney).
129: Blackbird Singing: Poems and Lyrics, 1965–2001 (McCartney).
130: Blake, Peter (1932–).
131: Blast from Your Past (LP).
132: Blindman (Film).
133: “Blue Jay Way” (Harrison).
134: Born to Boogie (Film).
135: Boyd, Pattie (1944–).
136: “Boys” (Dixon–Farrell).
137: Brainwashed (LP).
138: The Braun Tape.
139: “Brian Epstein Blues” (Lennon).
140: Brown, Ken (1940–2010).
141: Brown, Peter (1937–).
142: “Can You Take Me Back?” (Lennon–McCartney).
143: Candlestick Park (San Francisco).
144: Candy (Film).
145: “Can’t Buy Me Love” (Lennon–McCartney).
146: The Capitol Albums, Volume 1 (Box Set).
147: The Capitol Albums, Volume 2 (Box Set).
148: Capitol Records.
149: Carnegie Hall (New York City).
150: “Carnival of Light” (Lennon–McCartney).
151: “Carol” (Berry).
152: “Carry That Weight” (Lennon–McCartney).
153: “A Case of the Blues” (Lennon).
154: “Catcall” (McCartney).
155: Caveman (Film).
156: The Cavern Club (Liverpool).
157: “Cayenne” (McCartney).
158: “Chains” (Goffin–King).
159: Chaos and Creation at Abbey Road (TV Special).
160: Chaos and Creation in the Backyard (LP).
161: Chapman, Mark David (1955–).
162: Chapman, Norman (1937–1995).
163: Chappell Sound Studio (London).
164: Choose Love (LP).
165: “Christmas Time (Is Here Again)” (Harrison–Lennon–McCartney–Starkey).
166: “Circles” (Harrison).
167: Clapton, Eric (1945–).
168: “Clarabella” (Pingatore).
169: Cloud Nine (LP).
170: “Cold Turkey” (Lennon).
171: A Collection of Beatles Oldies (LP).
172: “Come and Get It” (McCartney).
173: “Come On, People” (Lennon–McCartney).
174: Come Together: A Night for John Lennon’s Words and Music (TV Special).
175: “Come Together” (Lennon–McCartney).
176: “Coming Up” (McCartney).
177: “Commonwealth” (Lennon–McCartney).
178: Compact Disc Releases (1987–1988).
179: The Compleat Beatles (Film).
180: The Concert for Bangladesh (LP/Film).
181: Concert for George (LP/Film).
182: Concerts for the People of Kampuchea (LP/Film).
183: “The Continuing Story of Bungalow Bill” (Lennon–McCartney).
184: Cox, Kyoko Chan (1963–).
185: “Cry Baby Cry” (Lennon–McCartney).
186: “Cry for a Shadow” (Harrison–Lennon).
187: “Crying, Waiting, Hoping” (Holly).
188: Dark Horse (LP).
189: Davis, Rod (1941–).