Monday, June 7, 2021

The Beatles - Abbey Road Cover Spoofs (part 2)

A mosaic of nine album cover parodies of Abbey Road.The Beatles 1969 Abbey Road cover.
Left:  A mosaic of nine album cover parodies of Abbey Road. Right: The Beatles 1969 Abbey Road cover.

The Beatles' Abbey Road (1969) album is one of the most recognizable album covers of all time. With recognition comes imitation, parody, and homage. In a previous post, The Beatles – Abbey Road Album Cover Spoof we showed 9 parodies of the fab four walking across that now famous intersection in north west London. In this post, we show another 9 parodies of Abbey Road, including:


Row1:
2013 – Beatallica – Abbey Load – hard rock, parody
2013 – Franciscan Road (The Community of St. Saviour's Monastery, Jerusalem) - chant
1999 – Kapanga – Un Asado En Abbey Road – rock, reggae, Latin

Row 2:
2005 – Various – Beatles Regrooved – electronic
2002 – Dave Maclean & Montana Country – Country Beatles – country, country rock, folk
2014 – 1966 Quartet – Abbey Road Sonata – classical, neo-romantic

Row 3:
1997 – Four Bitchin' Babes – Gabby Road – acoustic, folk
2001 – Various – Tribute to the Beatles Reggae Style – reggae
2005 – Língua de Trapo – Vinte E Um Anos Na Estrada – world, folk

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