Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!: The Beatles and America, Then and Now | Beatles books | Fab forum

Please consider registering
Guest

Log In Register

Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —





— Match —





— Forum Options —





Minimum search word length is 4 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!: The Beatles and America, Then and Now
24 March 2014
7.14pm
c64wood
Carnegie Hall
Forum Posts: 231
Member Since:
4 September 2009
Offline

Just finished reading "Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!: The Beatles and America, Then and Now" by Michael Tomasky.

A very quick read, but it was a different type of book about the Beatles.  It discussed the culture in the USA before the Beatles arrived and how it changed after. Not only the impact they had on the culture and attitudes of the time, but also their impact and influence on how music was conceived, created and marketed.

Has anyone else read this?

I know you know what you know, but you should know by now that you're not me ~ Ron Nasty
24 March 2014
8.05pm
Von Bontee
A Hole In The Road
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 2566
Member Since:
14 December 2009
Online

Haven't heard of it until now but thanks for mentioning it - sounds interesting!

Jonothan Gould's "Can't Buy Me Love" covered some of the same territory.

One day, a tape-op got a tape on backwards, he went to play it, and it was all "Neeeradno-undowarrroom" and it was "Wow! Sounds Indian!" -- Paul McCartney
Forum Timezone: Europe/London

Most Users Ever Online: 597

Currently Online: Von Bontee, meanmistermustard, Ahhh Girl, trcanberra, Annadog40, Lucy in the Sky, ewe2
67 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Top Posters:

meanmistermustard: 12819

Ahhh Girl: 7713

parlance: 6938

mr. Sun king coming together: 6931

Annadog40: 6709

Mr. Kite: 5896

Zig: 5697

mithveaen: 4629

Ron Nasty: 3839

trcanberra: 3202

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 88

Members: 3062

Moderators: 4

Admins: 2

Forum Stats:

Groups: 3

Forums: 34

Topics: 3388

Posts: 163407

Newest Members: willianayers9, SoaringSeagle, JohnnyAlpha, andrewjohn1317, JPM-Fangirl

Moderators: Ahhh Girl: 7713, meanmistermustard: 12819, Zig: 5697, Joe: 3902

Administrators: Joe: 3902, Ellie: 1

Members Birthdays
Today: None
Upcoming: None