Model sheets for John, Paul, George, and Ringo, for the 1965 Saturday morning cartoon, The Beatles. (Which they themselves kind of disliked.)
Though it was a big hit, the animators were unable to keep up with the group’s rapid changes and had to throw in the towel in 1967. It’s really funny though to see what they made of songs like “And Your Bird Can Sing” and “Tomorrow Never Knows”. They tried valiantly.
Hairstyles can speak volumes about history. Over the course of the 20th century, looks ranged from dreamy to trendy, from intricate to just plain bizarre. A new animated video from The Atlantic takes viewers on a 100-year hair journey. From mullets to pompadours, bobs and beyond, the 20th century saw more than a few iconic hairstyles.