Planning the Shoot for the Abbey Road Album Cover

This post is a bit old–it dates back to April–but I’m grateful to Josh for pointing me in this direction.  It details the work that went into shooting the cover artwork for the Beatles’ Abbey Road album, which took place on August 7, 1969.

Imagine driving through St. John’s Wood and having to stop for these guys at the zebra crossing.

Abbey Road shoot

 

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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