Beatles Rishikesh Ashram Sajish 2 1500 crop

sgt. pepper on blue jay way (beatles ’68 part 1)

THE BEATLES AS A GROUPas a rock & roll-based pop band—are an ex­ample of a gestalt, as the abil­i­ties and the ac­com­plish­ments of the group far out­strip what could be ex­pected of the four mem­bers knowing their in­di­vidual skills and tal­ents. This is not be­lit­tling their skills, which are many, but as their solo ca­reers made too ev­i­dent, each on his own wasn’t even close to what he had been as a Beatle. [Continue reading]