TAKE A SAD SONG: The Emotional Currency of "Hey Jude"
In this work Campion dives deeply into the origins, writing, recording, cultural impact, and historical influence of this modern masterpiece. Beyond its melodic brilliance and deceptively simple lyrics, he reveals the poignant traces of McCartney's complicated relationship with John Lennon and of their attempts to transcend trauma and find completion in romantic love. Photos.
Publisher: Backbeat Books
Publishing status: Current
Item #: 1957112