The Beatles were an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960. With members John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr, they became widely regarded as the foremost and most influential act of the rock era. Their hairstyle, unusually long for the era and mocked by many adults, became an emblem of rebellion to the burgeoning youth culture.
outside the studio where "Free as a Bird" was recorded the bird wandered in the shot at the last minute. Paul, “I said to the other guys, ‘That’s John!’ That’s John!’ Spooky, eh? It was like John was hanging around. We felt that all the way through the recording.”