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  1. People Who Rock: George Martin | River Of Rock
    March 31, 2016 @ 6:39 pm

    […] had been turned down by several other labels, even though Martin wasn’t all that impressed by the first recordings. It was the personalities of the individuals who eventually won him over and the rest is […]


  2. 55 Years Ago: Beatles Complete First Abbey Road Session
    June 6, 2017 @ 11:43 am

    […] artists. They didn’t say a word, they didn’t even nod their heads in agreement,” said Smith. “When he finished, George said, ‘Look, I’ve laid into you for quite a […]


  3. Please Please Me by The Beatles | Roots Rock Review
    March 25, 2018 @ 6:43 pm

    […] George Martin to EMI’s Parlophone label. In June 1962, Martin and The Beatles had their first recording session at Abbey Road studios, where Martin complained about Best’s poor drumming and suggested they use a session drummer. […]


  4. Back in the Day on June 6 – Rock 94.3 Winnemucca
    June 6, 2022 @ 12:51 pm

    […] years ago – In 1962, The Beatles auditioned for producer George Martin at EMI Studios.  He signed them and it was later renamed Abbey Road […]


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