Cor blimey! George Martin is a Cockney! Would you Adam and Eve it?

David Mellor

David Mellor is CEO and Course Director of Audio Masterclass. David has designed courses in audio education and training since 1986 and is the publisher and principal writer of

Thursday April 28, 2011

This one definitely comes under the category of 'Who'd a-tho't it?'George Martin, I mean, he's posher than posh, isn't he? Posher than the Queen in fact. I should know - I once interviewed him for Studio Sound magazine around 1990 or so. He asked me how I thought the new-fangled technology of hard disk recording would influence the development of music. George Martin asking me!

So there I was, sipping my iced tea watching 'Produced by George Martin' on BBC4 (A BBC Arena production, co-produced with Grounded Productions) and, well, would you Adam and Eve it?

George Martin is a Cockney!

Here's the proof. Have a butcher's hook...

Cor blimey! No wonder that no matter how hot a session was, he would never be seen without his Peckham Rye!

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