John Covach

John Covach is the director of the Institute for Popular Music at the University of Rochester.  He teaches a free online course entitled "The Music of the Beatles" and is the author of the book "What's that Sound? An Introduction to Rock and its History."

Latest from John Covach

  • Feb 07, 2014

    The Beatles -- why band will still be fab in 50 years

    It¹s finally happening: the Beatles are reuniting. Well, not quite, but Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr will perform together at tonight¹s Grammy Awards to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Beatles arrival in America‹an event that shook the pop music world to its core back in 1964.