1496 The Beatles’ Fourth Christmas Record – Pantomime: Everywhere It’s Christmas – The Beatles (1966)

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Pantomime.

This spoken word record was written by The Beatles in 1966. It was recorded by The Beatles at EMI Studio in 1966 and was produced by George Martin. It was released as a 7″ flexi disc on the Lyntone label. It was only available to members of The Beatles’ fan club. The recording is made up of a play written and performed by The Beatles. The recording includes the original songs Everywhere It’s Christmas, Orowainya, and Please Don’t Bring Your Banjo Back.

1495 Tomorrow Never Knows – The Beatles (1966)

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Portuguese EP.

This song was written by John Lennon but is credited to Lennon-McCartney. It was first recorded by The Beatles in 1966. It was recorded at EMI Studios and was produced by George Martin. The recording features George Martin on piano. Take 1 was released in 1996 on the album Anthology 2. Tomorrow Never Knows was first released on The Beatles’ 1966 album Revolver. The song was also released on an EP in Portugal in 1967. The EP also included Penny Lane and Love You To.

Now Hear This : Tomorrow Never Knows  (Take 1) – The Beatles (1966)

1494 Got To Get You Into My Life – The Beatles (1966)

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Portuguese EP.

This song was written by Paul McCartney but is credited to Lennon-McCartney. It was first recorded by The Beatles in 1966. It was recorded at EMI Studios and was produced by George Martin.  Take 5 was released in 1996 on the album Anthology 2.  Got To Get You Into My Life was first released on The Beatles’ 1966 album Revolver. The song was also released on the EP Eleanor Rigby  in Portugal in 1967. A version recorded by Cliff Bennett And The Rebel in 1966 was co-produced by Paul McCartney and features Paul McCartney on piano. The song has also been recorded by Dino, Desi And Billy, Ella Fitzgerald, and Four Tops among others. Wings performed the song live in 1979 at the Concerts For The People Of Kampuchea. That version was released on the 1981 album of the same name.The song is also part of Paul McCartney’s repertoire and a live versions have been released on Tripping The Live Fantastic (1990) and Good Evening New York City (2009).

Now Hear This : Got To Get You Into My Life – Cliff Bennett And The Rebel Rousers (1966)
Got To Get You Into My Life – Wings (1981)
Got To Get You Into My Life – Paul McCartney (1990)
Got To Get You Into My Life (Take 5) – The Beatles (1996)
Got To Get You Into My Life – Paul McCartney (2009)

 

1493 I Want To Tell You – The Beatles (1966)

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Portuguese EP .

This song was written by George Harrison. It was first recorded by The Beatles in 1966. It was recorded at EMI Studio and was produced by George Martin. It was released on The Beatles’ 1966 album Revolver. The song was also released on the EP Eleanor Rigby in Portugal in 1967. The EP also included Doctor Robert and Got To Get You Into My Life. The song was part of George Harrison’s repertoire and a live version was released on Live In Japan in 1992. Jeff Lynne performed the song live at The Concert For George in 2002. That version was released in 2003 on the album The Concert For George.

Now Hear This : I Want To Tell You – George Harrison (1992)
I Want To Tell You – Jeff Lynne (2003)

1491 Down Home Girl – The Rolling Stones (1965)

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Brian Jones and Paul McCartney.

This song was written by Artie Butler and Jerry Leiber. It was first recorded by Alvin Robinson in 1964. The Rolling Stones recorded the song in 1964. It was released on their 1965 album Rolling Stones No. 2. John Lennon and Paul McCartney both owned copies of the album. Down Home Girl was used in Paul McCartney’s unreleased 1965 Christmas record Unforgettable. Merseybeat group The Liverbirds recorded the song in 1966. Their version was released on their 1966 album More Of.

Now Hear This : Down Home Girl – The Liverbirds (1966)