1990 Old Brown Shoe – The Beatles (1969)


Old Brown Shoe.

Old Brown Shoe was written by George Harrison.  The song was first played by The Beatles during the Let It Be sessions in 1969. A demo version recorded in 1969 was released on Anthology 3 in 1996. Old Brown Shoe was recorded by The Beatles in 1969. It was recorded at EMI Studios and was produced by George Martin. It was released as the B-side to The Ballad Of John And Yoko. The single reached number one on the UK Singles chart and number eight on the Billboard chart. The song was part of George Harrison’s repertoire. A live version recorded in Japan in 1991 was released in 1992 on the album Live In Japan.  Gary Brooker 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: Old Brown Shoe – George Harrison (1992)
Old Brown Shoe (demo) – The Beatles (1996)
Old Brown Shoe – Gary Brooker (2003)



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