Time for the final podcast instalment in what has been a long and winding Beatle road.
Back in 2014 the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) began a series celebrating the 50th anniversary release of each British Beatle LP.
As each album anniversary came around ABC Radio presenter Rod Quinn spoke to US John Lennon biographer and Beatle expert, Jude Southerland Kessler.
Jude is the author of the ambitious nine-volume John Lennon narrative biography. The latest book in the series is Volume 4: Should Have Known Better (to see the details for this volume scroll down after clicking through).
In May the pair finally made it to Let It Be, the final LP released by the band.
You can find it online here, or just click on the red US Let It Be Apple label below:
Previous broadcasts/podcasts in the series are Please Please Me; With the Beatles; A Hard Day’s Night, Beatles For Sale and of course, Help! – which is in two parts: Side One here, and Side Two here.
You can hear Rod and Jude talk about Rubber Soul; Revolver; and Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band by clicking here.
And they tackle Yellow Submarine, The Beatles (a.k.a. The White Album), and The Esher Demos disc here.
The Abbey Road podcast is here.
Hey guys, please check out this Beatles Abbey Rd. Cover: Mean Mr. Mustard – Polythene Pam – She Came In Through the Bathroom Window
Hey guys, please check out this “The Beatles – Yesterday” cover by The Long Distance Band