The Modernist wrote:GoogaMooga wrote:I think that with the Beatles, the Brits are well aware on what magnitude of scale that band represents British culture. More than Bond, Rolls, Earl Grey tea, more than all the rest.
Don't believe it, most Brits under 40 are clueless about popular culture. They know they were famous, but most would struggle to name more than four songs.
The last big splash was in 95-96, when those Brits would have been 15 or younger. You've got a point there. But that is one fast fade!