• Featured article

    The Beatles and India

    John Lennon and Paul McCartneyThe music and philosophy of India had a key effect on The Beatles’ music and beliefs, particularly between 1965 and 1968. Read more »

  • Album of the month

    Abbey Road

    Abbey Road album coverThe Beatles' last-recorded album was a triumph. Coming after the troubled Let It Be sessions, the group pulled together for a final collection of songs that rank among their all-time best. Read more »

  • I want to tell you…

    "After all we did for Britain, selling that courdoroy and making it swing, all we got was a bit of tin on a piece of leather." - George Harrison

  • In the spotlight

    Raymond Jones

    Raymond JonesBeatles legend has it that, one day in 1961, a young man called Raymond Jones brought The Beatles' to the attention of Brian Epstein, when he asked for their single My Bonnie at Epstein's Liverpool record store. But did Raymond Jones really exist? Read more »