Sir George Martin’s impact on popular music cannot be overstated.
For his work with the Beatles alone, Martin helped to change the way we hear and make music.
He passed away at the age of 90 after working with the Fab Four and many other acts including Elton John and America.
Winnipeg producer Dan Donahue is a Beatles aficionado and I tapped into his thoughts regarding Martin’s influence on the Beatles and by extension, the rest of us as well.
Students at universities across Canada are living rough this week to raise money for the homeless. Six students at the University of Manitoba are sleeping outside on their own campus. I spoke with business student Zach Leclerc to find out what they’re doing and their eventual goal.