The Early Years. A lot of people grew up listening to The Beatles. For Zachary Ryan, his first flirtation with The Fab Four became a pivotal moment in his young life, one that stuck with him and inspired him to write this story. In "Dad Digs a Pygmy" Ryan tells the story of his father introducing him to the band that would change his world forever.
Musical Yearbook (themusicalyearbook.com) is an archive of recorded, autobiographical stories that explore the moments when a piece of music becomes inseparable from who we are. Music is the dog-ear of our memories. It preserves who we were and contextualizes who we’ve become.