Published: Feb. 26, 2020


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April 10, 2020, will mark 50 years since the Beatles broke up.

On this episode of the Brainwaves podcast, we talk to a music professor about the Beatles' infamous breakup and speak with the creator of the Middle 8 YouTube channel about his take on Beatlemania and how technology is changing the face of music today. And we ask a few 20-somethings: How many Beatles can you name? 

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Read the full episode transcript here.