Top 10 Beatlesque (or Beatles Influenced) SongsSgtSoul
The Top Ten
EVEN BETTER IS THE VERSION ON THE ALBUM "NEXUS"
Artist: Barclay James HarvestAlbum: Time Honoured GhostsSong: TitlesYear: 1975Description: A tribute song for The Fab Four. Featuring all Beatles song titles as lyrics. - SgtSoul
ELO is incomparable as are the Beatles. The lush music, amazing harmonies and cutting edge lyrics are hallmarks of both groups. Love this song as I do omost of their others. Also love "Strange Magic"
Artist: Electric Light Orchestra (ELO)Album: Out Of The BlueSong: Mr. Blue SkyYear: 1977Description: Beatles + Queen = ELO - SgtSoul
Artist: OasisAlbum: (What's The Story) Morning Glory?Song: Don't Look Back In AngerYear: 1995Description: The Gallaghers were greatly influenced by The Beatles. Particularly, John Lennon. - SgtSoul
Artist: The WhoAlbum: The Who Sings My GenerationSong: The Kids Are AlrightYear: 1965Description: Both bands were really keeping an eye on each other. - SgtSoul
Thank you SO much for including the great Gene Clark and one of his many masterpieces. The high-harmony by David Crosby really sets this one off as Beatle-esque.
Artist: The ByrdsAlbum: Mr. Tambourine ManSong: You Won't Have To CryYear: 1965Description: An underrated Gene Clark masterpiece. - SgtSoul
Artist: The Carnival BrothersSong: The Sun Is Gonna ShineDescription: Imagine The Beatles trying to sound like The Beach Boys by writing a Pop Folk song. A funny formula, but an outstanding outcome. - SgtSoul
Artist: The Idle RaceAlbum: The Birthday PartySong: End Of The RoadYear: 1968Description: An early tune written by Jeff Lynne of ELO. - SgtSoul
Actually, this was their very first entry into the US chart, and they had a number of hits with that Beatle-esque sound, not going the disco route until 1975.
Artist: The Bee GeesAlbum: Bee Gees' FirstSong: New York Mining DisasterYear: 1967Description: The Bee Gees' sound right before they went Disco. - SgtSoul
Artist: SwagAlbum: Catch-AllSong: When She AwokeYear: 2000Description: You may say it sounds more like Oasis. But if you've studied their roots, it'll all date back to The Beatles. - SgtSoul
Neil Young and Richie Furay's harmony here are very John/Paul-esque.
Artist: Danny ElfmanMovie OSTSong: Veruca SaltYear: 2005Description: Psychedelic Pop. Vocal harmonies during the chorus and visible Sitar sounds after. - SgtSoul
"John and Paul and Ringo and George"... -Line from the lyrics. - SgtSoul
Sooo Beatles influenced!
Related ListsTop 10 Most Beatlesque Bands Best Bands Influenced by the Beatles Top Ten Sci Fi Influenced Rock and Metal Songs Top Ten Songs Before the 1980s that Most Influenced Power, Speed, and Neoclassical Metal Best Songs Influenced by Lovecraft
4 years, 44 days old
2. Titles - Barclay James Harvest
3. Don't Look Back In Anger - Oasis