C George Martin 12 lasting fame is linked to his pulling off a financial coup

C george martin 12 lasting fame is linked to his

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C. George Martin12) _______________ lasting fame is linked to his pulling off a financial coup when he acquired Northern Songs, Ltd. in 1969 and controlling interest in the Beatles song catalogue to add to his ATV conglomerate. A. Lew Grade's13) Released as a '67 single backed with "I Am the Walrus", Paul sings lead and plays bass, piano, bongos and conga drums on this #1 hit. It is C. "Fool on the Hill"14) Paul spearheaded this late '67 film and album project, renting a bus filled with odd actors and touring Britain while filming impromptu skits. It is C. Magical Mystery Tour16) ____________ sings lead on this famous Lennon and McCartney composition. A. Paul McCartney17) Paul and the group built this album title song during studio rehearsals, where Paul acted as producer and musical director throughout the process. It is E. "Magical Mystery Tour"
18) The Beatles' introduction to drugs came about as a perceived necessity during their lengthy performances in Hamburg, where they first took C. amphetamine pills19) Rock journalist Al Aronowitz described the Beatles first pot-smoking experience as a group in 1965 with musician C. Bob Dylan20) Roger McGuinn and David Crosby, both members of the Byrds in 1965, recall the Beatles taking __________ and playing guitars together with them prior to the Rubber Soul album songs were recorded and written A. LSD21) George martin orchestrates ________________ to create this "tooty", woodwind sound. C. clarinets22) In early '67, the Beatles remarkable new double-A-sided single wasreleased, featuring "Strawberry Fields Forever" and ___________ D. "Penny Lane"23) Segueing seamlessly from "Sgt. Pepper", this song was originally entitled "Badfinger Boogie", but that name was later used for a successful UK band. It is A. "With a Little Help from My Friends"24) Paul McCartney plays the organ with a bell-like setting on this introto __________ C. "Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds"25) John found the lyrics to this Sgt. Pepper song on an old poster in an antique shop, and lifted them almost exactly to create this piece. It is B. "Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite"26) Paul plays the ______________ on the intro to his composition from Sgt. Pepper. B. harpsichord
27) Paul recorded the "oldest" official Beatles song for Sgt. Pepper, having written it at the piano when he was fifteen or sixteen. It is C. "When I'm Sixty-Four"28) The "encore" from the Sgt. Pepper album, _______________, featuredJohn's lyrics inspired by newspaper stories and a contrasting middle section contributed by Paul. A. "A Day in the Life"29) An orchestral _______________ player can be heard on the intro to this Sgt. Pepper song. B. harp30) Both John Lennon and George Martin play ___________ on this Sgt. Pepper song. D. organ1) This song was composed and lead vocals sung by D. J ohn2) One John song, inspired by his son's drawing, brought controversy with its LSDacronym. It is E. "Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds"3) One John song, with lyrics inspired by Alice in Wonderland, was featured inMagical Mystery Tour. It is C. "I Amthe Walrus"4) One Paul song from Sgt. Pepper features session clarinets and a vaudevillesound. It is E. "When I'mSixty- four"5) According to Chapter 5 of your text, the Beatles introduction to drugs came

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