Sunday, July 25, 2010
July 24 - Today in Beatles History
'Please Please Me' LP, 18th week in the Top 10 (UK New Musical Express chart).
Ringo buys 'Sunny Heights', at St George's Hill Estate, Weybridge, Surrey.
Brian was supposed to fly back to England from the USA this day, a trip to prepare the next Beatles' North American tour.
London 'The Times' publishes an advertisement signed by the Beatles, Epstein and other famous personalities, calling for the legalization of marijuana.
The Beatles appear on front cover of magazine 'Life' (Asia Edition), with the headline: 'The New Far-Out Beatles'.
Studio 2. 7.00pm-2.30am. Recording: 'Sexy Sadie' [re-make] (takes 25-47); 'Untitled' (one unnumbered take of sound effects). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Ken Scott; 2nd Engineer: Richard Lush.
Studio 2. 2.30-3.30pm. Recording: 'Come And Get It' (take 1). Stereo mixing: 'Come And Get It' (remix 1, from take 1). Tape copying: 'Come And Get It' (of remix stereo 1). Producer: not assigned; Engineer: Phil McDonald; 2nd Engineer: John Kurlander. Studio 2. 3.30-10.30pm. Recording: 'Here Comes The Sun-King' (working title of 'Sun King'/'Mean Mr Mustard') (takes 1-35). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick/Phil McDonald; 2nd Engineer: John Kurlander.
Paul's solo session, recording a demo of 'Come And Get It' for Badfinger. During recording of 'Sun King', jam of 'Be-Bop-A-Lula', 'Who Slapped John?' and 'Ain't She Sweet'.
L. A. Sunset Studios. Mixing for 'Ringo' LP: 'I'm The Greatest'; 'Have You Seen My Baby'; 'Six O'Clock'; 'You're Sixteen'; 'Oh My My'; 'Sunshine Life For Me (Sail Away Raymond)'; 'Photograph'.
Sweet Silence Studio, Copenhagen, Denmark. Recording: either of: 'On The Rebound'; 'She's So In Love'; 'As Far As We Can Go'; 'One Way Love Affair'. Producer: Russ Ballard; Engineer: David De Vore.
Studio 2. Show 'The Beatles At Abbey Road' (3 times).
Paul's concert at the Copenhagen Falkoner Theatre, Denmark.
BBC Television Centre at Shepherds Bush Green, Shepherds Bush, London, ends use as a television studio.
Westwood One radio broadcasts 'Oobu Joobu' Part 11.
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