This spoken word message was written by Tony Barrow and The Beatles in 1965. It was recorded by The Beatles at EMI Studios in 1965. It was produced by Tony Barrow and released as a 7″ flexi disc on the Lyntone label. It was only available to members of The Beatles’ fan club. The recording includes renditions of Auld Lang Syne and It’s The Same Old Song as well as parody versions of Yesterday and Eve Of Destruction. John also mentions the song We’ll Gather Lilacs.