Today in Rock History - John Lennon Meets Paul McCartney
58 years ago today, Lennon was about to go onstage with his band the Quarrymen when one of his bandmembers introduced him to a fellow musician named Paul McCartney. It was July 6, 1957, John was 16 and Paul only 15 and to this day is considered one of the most significant meetings in rock history. McCartney thought Lennon's performance was great and John had been equally impressed by Paul's guitar skills and overall knowledge of music in general. The two hung out at a local pub after the show...