It goes without saying that the Beatles are probably the most influential rock band of all time. But of course nothing exists in a vacuum. So who influenced the Beatles? Here are some clues for you to come to a conclusion.
BUDDY HOLLY & THE CRICKETS
And that’s just the tip of the iceberg – Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison Carl Perkins and more… Just goes to show that the best bands/artists listen widely and take in the best influences, add a little of their own ideas and create a brand new exciting sound! An obvious tip of course but one worth taking note of.