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Alan Parsons

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Birthday
20, 1948
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
20, 1948 (age 69)
Birthplace
England

About

Record producer for The Beatles and their individual members, as well as for Pink Floyd and for his own Alan Parsons Project.

Before Fame

He experimented with playing folk and blues guitar in his youth, but a job at Abbey Road Studios at 19 set him on his future career path.

Trivia

He was the engineer on The Beatles' Abbey Road and Pink Floyd's The Dark Side of the Moon. At the same time, he released his own album Eye in the Sky, which went to No. 7 in the U.S.

Family Life

His great-grandfather was the noted actor/manager Sir Herbert Beerbohm Treem, and his father Denys Parsons was an accomplished classical musician and author.

Associated With

His debut album as The Alan Parsons Project was a retelling of Edgar Allan Poe's classic stories set to musical themes.