“Do the Beatles have any other playlists besides ‘Sgt. Pepper’s’ ?” So asked my 5-year-old as we sat on his bunk bed, staring into his iPod and listening to Ringo Starr sing “With a Little Help From My Friends.” Even on this important year in Beatledom, (last year marked the 50th anniversary of Ringo’s joining the band and finalizing the makeup of the Fab Four) I decided not to pounce on my son with the obvious correction.
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Perspective, Pages 71 on 01/06/2013
Print Headline: Explaining the Beatles to a new generation