Ian MacDonald
Ian MacDonald

Ian MacDonald was a British music critic and the author of Revolution in the Head. He died in 2003.

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Nov. 11 2013 12:44 PMHow “I Want to Hold Your Hand” Revolutionized Pop
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March 11 2013 11:08 AMThe Single That Showed the Beatles Could Write a Hit Pretty Much on Demand
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Feb. 18 2013 11:00 AMBlogging the Beatles: How the Beatles Brought Rawness Back to Rock
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Dec. 3 2012 3:08 PMBlogging the Beatles: The Beatles Rise Up the Charts
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July 1 2013 4:07 PMHow Lennon and McCartney Wrote “She Loves You”
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Feb. 25 2013 5:06 PMThe Thrilling Story Behind the Beatles’ “Twist and Shout”
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Feb. 4 2013 6:18 PMHow “There’s a Place” Captured the Live Sound of the Beatles
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