Craig Brown

Craig Brown

Recorded: Sun 22 Nov 2020

Duration: 1 hour

Craig Brown

Twist and shout! Craig Brown, award-winning author of the best-selling Ma’am Darling: 99 Glimpses of Princess Margaret, brings us his celebration of the Beatles, 1, 2, 3, 4: The Beatles in Time, winner of The Baillie Gifford Prize 2020.

Despite it being the 50th anniversary of Fab Four’s break-up, they continue to occupy a central position in our culture.

How has their influence extended so far into fashion, politics, class, religion and ethics?

With a little help from his friend Alex Clark, Craig Brown delves into the minutiae of their lives and careers in this magical mystery tour of an event.

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