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The Beatles were an English rock band formed in Liverpool in 1960 who became the most commercially successful and critically acclaimed act in the history of popular music. Their best-known lineup consisted of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr.The Beatles started their musical careers in the Cavern Club of Liverpool.Then they traveled to Hamburg,Germany,to back up singer Tony Sheridan.Within two more years the Beatles had become the rage of England.And by 1964 they had become world-wide celebrities.
The Early Beatles and Formation(1957-1960)
Formed in 1959,the Quarrymen,as they were first called,then Johnny and the Moondogs,the Silver Beatles,and finally just the Beatles.
Manager Brian Epstein(1961-1962)
Back at the Cavern Club in Liverpool,the Beatles came to the attention of local record store owner Brian Epstein,who became their manager.
Beatlemania and British Invasion(1963-1966)
Controversy,studio years and break-up(1966-1970)
After the break-up(1970-present)
Musical style and development
Awards and achievements
Personal understanding of literature
Comments on some famous songs and film division of the Beatles:Please please me,Hey Jude,Yesterday and A Hard day\'s Night.
Comments on the Efforts and Attitude of the Beatles toward Music.
Social Significance of the Beatles:Influence on Society and Culture
The Beatles were unusual because most rock was strong beat with no melody. The Beatles added melody to rock. The Beatles also added strong and meaningful lyrics. John Lennon wrote a book called "In His Own Write." The Beatles started a new era of music. They wore their hair long and shaggy. This haircut was known as the Beatles haircut. All across the world people started wearing their hair like the Beatles.
During 1962 a virtually unknown group from Liverpool arrived at Abbey Road studios in London to record their debut single. Seven years later, having changed the face of popluar music, they entered the same studios to record what would be their 13th and final LP. They were the Beatles then, and they still are the Beatles who take us back via the magic media of sound.
I am 20, and was born much too late to have ever even experienced the Beatles sensation caused when they were still together.
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