Beatles + Sullivan = Revolution: Why Beatlemania could never happen today
The jolt created by The Beatles’ invasion of America couldn’t happen today. We’re just too connected.
In today’s world, the Fab Four’s frenzied Hamburg and Cavern concerts would be all over YouTube. Twitter would be abuzz about this new group with the funny hair and the screaming fans. Countless cell phones would be raised in glory at their every move.
There would be no element of surprise, no sense of unveiling.
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