Originally Posted by BauerAlmeida
The Beatles are not over-rated in any means. They did amazing songs and were ridicously ahead of their time. Doing things like "You Never Give Me Your Money", "Strawberry Fields...", "Tomorrow Never Knows", "A Day in The Life" and "I Am The Walrus" in the 60's shows how good they are. Lennon is a ****in' genius. And Paul and Harrison fantastic musicians too.
In terms of being ahead of one's time, and genius, The Beach Boys are totally under rated by comparison to the Beatles.
Brian Wilson was an awesome musician and song writer. He was one of the first to use multi-tracking for backing vocals. His production abilities were incredible. Awesome talent.