John Lennon was paid in chocolate biscuits: 10 things we learnt from Whispering Bob’s memoirs

Whispering Bob Harris's memoir is full of funny tales about the Beatles, The Stones, old jazz stars in medieval orgies and Manchester United.

Martin Chilton writes:  Robert Plant said of BBC Radio 2 music presenter Whispering Bob Harris that he "champions the unknown, the obscure and the legendary with equal zest and detail". Here are 10 things we learnt about the music business from the witty and revealing new memoir from the man who presented The Old Grey Whistle Test and co-founded listings magazine Time Out.

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