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By Philippe Margotin, Jean-Michel Guesdon

Every album and each music ever published by way of the Beatles?from "Please Please Me" (U.S. 1963) to "The lengthy and Winding Road" (U.S. 1970)?is dissected, mentioned, and analyzed by way of song historians during this energetic and completely illustrated work.

All the Songs delves deep into the background and origins of the Beatles and their song. This first-of-its-kind e-book attracts upon many years of analysis, as tune historians Margotin and Guesdon recount the situations that resulted in the composition of each music, the recording approach, and the tools used.

Here, we study that one in all John Lennon's favourite guitars was once a 1958 Rickenbacker 325 Capri, which he got for £100 in 1960 in Hamburg, Germany. We additionally examine that "Love Me Do," recorded in Abbey street Studios in September 1962, took 18 takes to get correct, although it was once one of many first songs John and Paul ever wrote jointly. And the authors demonstrate that once the Beatles played "I are looking to carry Your Hand" on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1964, John's microphone wasn't grew to become on, so audience heard in basic terms Paul singing.

The 1000s of photos through the publication contain infrequent black-and-white exposure stills, pictures of Beatles tools, and fascinating photographs of the musicians in-studio.

All the Songs is the must-have Beatles publication for the any real Beatles fan.

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3. The Beatles Anthology. indd 48 27/05/13 15:28 Production The second song to be recorded on Monday, February 11, during the afternoon session, “Do You Want to Know a Secret” required six takes. In fact, the best take was the sixth, since the seventh and eighth were overdub recordings to insert choruses, hand claps (in the seventh), and rim-shots (in the eighth). The mono and stereo mixes were done on February 25, with a fade-out at the end. Vee Jay released the single “Do You Want to Know a Secret” / “Thank You Girl” in the United States on March 23, 1964.

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2. Sheff, The Playboy Interview with John Lennon & Yoko Ono. indd 45 27/05/13 15:27 In 1963, the Beatles began appearing in live BBC shows. During the following two years, they played around five songs per program. Baby It’s You Mack David–Barney Williams–Burt Bacharach / 2:35 MUSICIANS John: vocal, guitar Paul: backing vocals, bass George: backing vocals, guitar Ringo: drums George Martin: celesta RECORDED Abbey Road: February 11, 1963 (Studio Two) / February 20, 1963 (Studio One) NUMBER OF TAKES: 3 MIXING Abbey Road: February 25, 1963 (Studio One) TECHNICAL TEAM Producer: George Martin Sound Engineers: Norman Smith, Stuart Eltham Assistant Engineers: Richard Langham, Geoff Emerick, A.

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