Friday, Oct. 20, 2017

Hey Jude – The Beatles Again

First released:  February 26, 1970

Producer: George Martin
Engineers: Norman Smith, Geoff Emerick

 

 

 

  1. Can’t Buy Me Love – 2:15
    Recorded: January 29, 1964 at Path? Marconi Studios, Paris, France
    John Lennon – rhythm guitar
    Paul McCartney – lead vocal, bass guitar
    George Harrison – 12-string lead guitar
    Ringo Starr – drums
  2. I Should Have Known Better – 2:45
    Recorded: February 25-26, 1964 at Abbey Road, London, England
    John Lennon – double-tracked lead vocal, acoustic guitar, harmonica
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar
    George Harrison – 12-string lead guitar
    Ringo Starr – drums
  3. Paperback Writer – 2:19
    Recorded: April 13, 1966 at Abbey Road, London, England with an overdub added April 14, 1966
    John Lennon – rhythm guitar, background vocal
    Paul McCartney – lead vocal, bass guitar
    George Harrison – lead guitar, background vocal
    Ringo Starr – drums
  4. Rain – 3:02
    Recorded: April 14, 1966 at Abbey Road, London, England with overdubs added April 16, 1966
    John Lennon – lead vocal, rhythm guitar
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar, background vocal
    George Harrison – lead guitar, background vocal
    Ringo Starr – drums, tambourine
  5. Lady Madonna – 2:19
    Recorded: February 3, 1968 at Abbey Road, London, England with overdubs added February 6, 1968
    John Lennon – background vocal
    Paul McCartney – lead vocal, bass guitar, piano
    George Harrison – lead guitar, background vocal
    Ringo Starr – drums
    Ronnie Scott – saxophone
    Harry Klein – saxophone
    Bill Povey – saxophone
    Bill Jackman – saxophone
  6. Revolution – 3:24
    Recorded: July 10, 1968 at Abbey Road, London, England with overdubs added July 11-12, 1968
    John Lennon – lead vocal, lead guitar
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar, organ
    George Harrison – lead guitar
    Ringo Starr – drums
    Nicky Hopkins – piano
  7. Hey Jude – 7:08
    Recorded: July 31, 1968 at Trident Studios, London, England with the forty-piece orchestra overdubbed August 1, 1968
    John Lennon – acoustic guitar, background vocal
    Paul McCartney – lead vocal, bass guitar, piano
    George Harrison – lead guitar, background vocal
    Ringo Starr – drums, tambourine
    Forty-piece orchestra – sustained notes, clapping, “na-na-na” chorus
  8. Old Brown Shoe – 3:21
    Recorded: April 16, 1969 at Abbey Road, London, England with overdubs added April 18, 1969
    John Lennon – background vocal
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar, piano, background vocal
    George Harrison – lead vocal, lead guitar
    Ringo Starr – drums
    Billy Preston – organ
  9. Don’t Let Me Down – 3:35
    Recorded: January 28, 1969 at Apple Studios, London, England
    John Lennon – double-tracked lead vocal, lead guitar
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar, harmony vocal
    George Harrison – rhythm guitar
    Ringo Starr – drums
    Billy Preston – organ
  10. The Ballad of John and Yoko – 2:59
    Recorded: April 14, 1969 at Abbey Road, London, England
    John Lennon – lead vocal, acoustic guitar, lead guitar
    Paul McCartney – bass guitar, drums, piano, maracas, harmony vocal