The Beatles vs. The Rolling Stones: Sound Opinions on the Great Rock 'n' Roll Rivalry

Two of the world’s preeminent song reporters take on the liveliest debate in rock background: which band is the best ever—the Beatles or the Rolling Stones? greater than dozen issues of dialogue are addressed, with instances being made either for the men from Liverpool and rock’s proto undesirable boys. From the Cavern and Crawdaddy golf equipment via head-to-head comparisons of particular albums (e.g., Exile or “the White Album”?), contributors’ roles in the bands, the Svengali-like managers, influential manufacturers, musical affects, and extra, this is often the publication that dares confront the themes over which lovers have agonized for years. Illustrated all through with images and memorabilia, the booklet additionally incorporates a lenticular disguise piece that alternates among the 2 bands.

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