A producer's role is still a mystery to most music-listeners, isn't it? Put simply, my job was to make sure recordings were artistically exceptional and commercially appealing, maximizing the qualities of artists and songs.
Beatles Producer George Martin listens to a playback of “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds
Beatles, Brian Epstein, and George Martin, 1963
Sir George Martin, born Jan. 3, 1926, and Sir Paul (1982)