Penny Lane was written by Paul McCartney in 1966. It is credited to Lennon-McCartney. It was recorded by The Beatles between December 1966 and January 1967. It was recorded at EMI Studios and was produced by George Martin. The recording features George Martin on piano and David Mason on piccolo trumpet. Take 9 was released on Anthology 2 in 1996. Penny Lane was first released as a double A-side single with Strawberry Fields Forever in 1967. Penny Lane reached number two on the UK singles chart and number one on the Billboard chart. The song is part of Paul McCartney’s repertoire. A live version was released in 1993 on the album Paul Is Live.
Now Hear This : Penny Lane – Paul McCartney (1993)
Penny Lane (Take 9) – The Beatles (1996)