“It’s going to be such an incredibly comical thing in 50 years time,” says Paul McCartney on a chilly Monday morning in January, 1969.
He predicts people will say, “They broke up ’cos Yoko sat on an amp,” and, “Well, you see, John kept bringing this girl along.” Now, 50 plus two years on, we can finally see the funny side as The Beatles headed towards the end of their journey.
Never has there been such an up-close and personal film portrait of a band at work and play as Peter Jackson’s three-part series The Beatles: Get Back.
McCartney actually says of Lennon’s lover that same day (Jan 13): “She’s great. She really is all right. They just want to be near each other.” A week or so later, there’s a “freak-out” with Yoko screeching into a.Read more on thesun.co.uk