George Martin: 'He is to music what David Attenborough is to natural history filmmaking'
When I was a child I listened to the Beatles a lot. My parents had an extensive LP collection with everything from The Dubliners to Abba and Bob Dylan to The Rolling Stones. I mostly preferred the Beatles. They were, and still are, my favourite band of all time. They’re the most important and influential band in the history of popular music. It would be some years later, when I really got into how their records were made, that I learned all about George Martin and the profoun