The Beatles Song Of The Day: “Glass Onion”

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The Beatles Song Of The Day is “Glass Onion.” “Glass Onion” is on The Beatles “The Beatles” {The White Album} The song was written by John Lennon. He considered it a throwaway song. The song lyrics allude to several previous Beatles songs, “Strawberry Fields Forever”, “I Am The Walrus”, “Lady Madonna”, “The Fool On The Hill”, and “Fixing A Hole.” Glass Onion was originally what John wanted to name the new group that eventually called itself Badfinger. George Harrison would say this was one of his favourite songs on the album. This song would also be one of those that had clues to the “Paul Is Dead” rumours. “Here’s another clue for you all, the walrus was Paul.” In some parts of Scandinavia, the walrus is an image of death. John would say “That was a joke. The line was put in partly because I was feeling guilty because I…

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