Blogger RFM just posted a very detailed and thoughtful review of our podcast at the beginning of July, which we were really excited to read!
Thank you so much to our lovely listeners for being so supportive, and for leaving us all those positive reviews on iTunes!
Thank you so much to the Beatles blog Hey Dullblog for the shout-out about our podcast!
Hello Dear Listeners!
If you enjoy our podcast, we have a favor to ask of you!
If you listen in iTunes/Apple Music, and you haven’t already, could you do us a kind favor and leave us a 5 star rating or review so other Beatles fans can find us?
Reviews and ratings in iTunes/Apple Podcasts can raise the show’s visibility for more listeners – and since we work hard on our episodes and love what we’re doing, we like that. 🙂
Additionally, if you haven’t followed us on our other social media, please feel free to follow and share to your heart’s content. 😀
And as always, thank you so much for listening, everyone! ❤
Lindsay at 25YL left us this beautiful review in 25YL’s feature “What’s the Buzz!” This was really encouraging and uplifting to read. Thank you, thank you, thank you for this! 🙂
“There is no shortage of sources for information about The Beatles. The most popular music group in history has had thousands of books, articles, documentaries—thousands upon thousands of words written or spoken—etc, all produced about them. And now nearly 60 years since they first came together onstage as The Beatles, especially in the post-Beatles Anthology years, it would seem as though nothing more needs to be said. But as younger fans take up the mantle of musicological scholarship about the Fab Four from the hands of the Baby Boomers who first knew and revered and wrote hagiographies about them, an interesting thing has begun to happen.
This is where Another Kind of Mind: A Fresh Look at The Beatles, a new Beatles podcast, steps in. Fronted by a group of passionate young women (somewhere around the Gen-X/Millennial age boundary) AKOM enters the ring determined to wade through the bullshit of Beatles discourse to try to get to the heart of some of the issues surrounding the fandom.
They’re only a month old, but so far they’ve tackled Ringo Starr’s musical style and contributions to the band, George Harrison’s involvement in “How Do You Sleep?”, John Lennon’s song-attack on Paul McCartney, Yoko Ono’s artistic output (both as a competent and interesting solo artist and as John‘s final creative partner), and the intense Lennon/McCartney relationship. Not bad for a brand-new podcast!”