Beatles Cover New Mojo Mag

From Mojo:

In MOJO 362 Paul McCartney and Ringo reveal the full back story of the last Beatles song, Now and Then. Plus, the best albums of the year, U2, Blur and more!

COVER STORY: THE BEATLES Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr tell the story of Now And Then, the Lennon demo transformed into the last Beatles song. Plus! The Red and Blue albums – the Fabs’ canonical compilations get a 50th birthday facelift, and their original compiler speaks!

THE BEST OF 2023 The 75 Best New Albums, 20 Best Reissues, the books and films of the year. Plus! A focus on Ireland’s folk radicals, Talking Heads, the goth revival and Blur’s Damon Albarn. And! The Best Thing I’ve Heard All Year: our annual celebration of musical discovery, starring Paul Weller, Ian Hunter, Everything But The Girl and more!

GEDDY LEE The high voice and low moments of Rush’s bass ace, dealing with the passing of Neil Peart and the end of his band: “I was actually quite depressed.”

WARREN ZEVON The wildman Werewolf and Songwriter’s Songwriter, 20 years gone but still recruiting new fans. “He was vivid in everything he wrote,” says Jackson Browne.

FUN BOY 3 How Terry, Lynval and Neville left the Specials, found Bananarama and still greater fame. Not only that, but “the dressing room smelled much nicer.”

REVIEWED Harp / Peter Gabriel / Acetone / Bob Dylan / Madness / Neil Young / Jean-Michel Jarre / Prince Fatty / Jimi Hendrix / Dolly Parton / John Francis Flynn / Cymande / Bryan Ferry / Shirley Hurt / Thin Lizzy / Pete Molinari / Matmos / The Kinks / Vince Clarke / Peter Hammill / Guided By Voices / R.E.M. / Outkast / X-Ray Spex / Shack

PLUS U2: inside the Sphere / Martin Carthy hits the road / How To Buy Sparks / Gina Birch – in and out of The Raincoats / Deaf School – back from the deaf / Say She She and Hamish Hawk are up and coming / Gruff Rhys is in the stiwdio (that’s Welsh for studio) / Corinne Bailey Rae on Bj√∂rk / Anohni considers her body in space / Adieu, Rudolph Isley, Carla Bley and Angelo Bruschini / All back to Trevor Horn’s!