Tributes to George Martin at Abbey Road

This week the world mourned the loss of Sir George Martin, the legendary record producer and composer affectionately dubbed “the “Fifth Beatle”. I visited Abbey Road Studios on Saturday to see if there would be much of a turnout of fans following the news of Martin’s passing. Along with flowers and cards, hundreds of  well-wishers had written their respects on the wall and gates outside the studios. If I’m honest, it was a heartwarming scene – very little traffic got through that crossing this weekend, I can tell you that for nothing.

Paul McCartney perhaps put it best, writing on his blog on Wednesday, “The world has lost a truly great man who left an indelible mark on my soul and the history of British music.”

5 Comments Add yours

  1. colinandray says:

    …… and then Keith Emerson quickly followed. My music world is changing rather rapidly and I cannot stop it. 🙁

  2. mzrosie says:

    Nice tribute. Rest in peace, Sir George Martin.

  3. Good Tribute, RIP 🙁

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