Were The Beatles Planning Another Album After ‘Abbey Road?’
Guitar World: The Beatles were, in fact, planning another album after Abbey Road, according to newly unearthed audio
For 50 years it has been accepted as fact that, following the tense sessions for Let It Be, the Beatles recorded Abbey Road as their swan song and then proceeded to break up.
But a newly unearthed recording from September 8, 1969 – two weeks before the release of Abbey Road – challenges that piece of history.
The tape, which Beatles historian Mark Lewisohn shared with The Guardian, captures John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison at Apple headquarters in London’s Savile Row discussing plans for a new album.
The three address drummer Ringo Starr, hospitalized at the time with an intestinal issue, as well as bicker with each other regarding song contributions. –READ MORE