Drugs as The Beatles inspiration
...Anthology 49). Ringo Starr remembers that they began using drugs, because, "That's the only way we could continue playing for so long. we'd get really wired and go on for days. So with beer and Preludin, that's how we survived" (The Beatles Anthology 50).
When they got back to Liverpool, the lifestyle had already changed the way they played music. George Harrison recalls that the club audiences "liked us... Your Number 14 June 2006 With a Little Help from My Friends Beneath the neat haircuts and proper suits, John, Paul, George, and Ringo were buzzed on speed from the very beginnings of their careers. They smoked pot with other musicians in England before they achieved stardom, and, in 1965, embraced ...