Who Made That Noise | Letters | Chicago Reader

Who Made That Noise 

Sign up for our newsletters Subscribe

To the editors:

Christopher Hill's otherwise excellent article ("Great Noises of Rock 'n' Roll," July 31) is marred by a few discrepancies. Any "Fab Four" fan worth his salt knows the exclamations in "P.S., I Love You" are not all by Paul McCartney: John Lennon did the "oh-oh-oh," Paul the "you know I want you to," and George Harrison the "yea-ea-eah." Nor did Paul utter the "one-two-three-four" countdown that begins "I Saw Her Standing There"; it's John. And John sang lead on "Baby, It's You," not the "cheat, cheat" chorus (that's Paul and George). Finally, in listing memorable commands who could ever forget Chicago's "Stronger right now!" in the midst of "Feeling Stronger Every Day"?

B.K. Lespinasse

W. Thome

Support Independent Chicago Journalism: Join the Reader Revolution

We speak Chicago to Chicagoans, but we couldn’t do it without your help. Every dollar you give helps us continue to explore and report on the diverse happenings of our city. Our reporters scour Chicago in search of what’s new, what’s now, and what’s next. Stay connected to our city’s pulse by joining the Reader Revolution.

Are you in?

  Give $35/month →  
  Give $10/month →  
  Give  $5/month  → 

Not ready to commit? Send us what you can!

 One-time donation  → 

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Popular Stories