Beatles - Anthology 2 (CD)

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Categories
RockPopMusic
Category
  1. Performer
  2. Oldies
  3. British Invasion
Number of Discs
2
Number of Items
1
Title
Anthology 2
Media
CD
BarCode
724383444823
Country of Origin
USA / Canada
Label
Capitol
Mono / Stereo
Mixed
Format
CD
Barcode
724383444823
Previews

Rolling Stone (4/4/96, p.59) - 3 Stars - Good - "...these tracks offer a compelling human story along with one of the most crystalline definitions of synergy in popular culture..."
Melody Maker (3/16/96, p.38) - Recommended - "...The best of this is matchless, and the worst is funnily fascinating..."
NME (Magazine) (3/16/96, p.46) - 10 (out of 10) - "...the most extraordinary documentary about pop ever made..."

Tracks
  1. [ Disc 01 Track 01 ] disc 1:
  2. [ Disc 01 Track 02 ] Yes It Is - (combination Of Take 2 And Master)
  3. [ Disc 01 Track 03 ] I'm Down - (take 1)
  4. [ Disc 01 Track 04 ] You've Got To Hide Your Love Away - (take 5, Mono)
  5. [ Disc 01 Track 05 ] If You've Got Trouble - (previously Unreleased)
  6. [ Disc 01 Track 06 ] That Means A Lot - (previously Unreleased)
  7. [ Disc 01 Track 07 ] Yesterday - (take 1, Paul Mccartney Solo)
  8. [ Disc 01 Track 08 ] It's Only Love - (false Start And Take 2, Mono)
  9. [ Disc 01 Track 09 ] I Feel Fine - (mono, Live)
  10. [ Disc 01 Track 10 ] Ticket To Ride - (mono, Live)
  11. [ Disc 01 Track 11 ] Yesterday - (mono, Live)
  12. [ Disc 01 Track 12 ] Help! - (mono, Live)
  13. [ Disc 01 Track 13 ] Everybody's Trying To Be My Baby - (mono, Live)
  14. [ Disc 01 Track 14 ] Norwegian Wood (this Bird Has Flown) - (take 1)
  15. [ Disc 01 Track 15 ] I'm Looking Through You - (alternate Take)
  16. [ Disc 01 Track 16 ] 12-bar Original - (previously Unreleased)
  17. [ Disc 01 Track 17 ] Tomorrow Never Knows - (take 1, "mark 1")
  18. [ Disc 01 Track 18 ] Got To Get You Into My Life - (take 5, Mono)
  19. [ Disc 01 Track 19 ] And Your Bird Can Sing - (take 2)
  20. [ Disc 01 Track 20 ] Taxman - (take 11)
  21. [ Disc 01 Track 21 ] Eleanor Rigby - (true Instrumental)
  22. [ Disc 01 Track 22 ] I'm Only Sleeping - (mono, Instrumental Rehearsal Instrumental)
  23. [ Disc 01 Track 23 ] I'm Only Sleeping - (take 1, Mono)
  24. [ Disc 01 Track 24 ] Rock And Roll Music - (mono, Live)
  25. [ Disc 01 Track 25 ] She's A Woman - (mono, Live)
  26. [ Disc 01 Track 28 ] disc 2:
  27. [ Disc 01 Track 36 ] Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite! - (takes 1 & 2)
  28. [ Disc 01 Track 37 ] Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite! - (take 7)
Songs / Tracks
  1. [ Disc 01 Track 01 ] Real Love
  2. [ Disc 01 Track 02 ] Yes It Is - (combination of take 2 and master)
  3. [ Disc 01 Track 03 ] I'm Down - (take 1)
  4. [ Disc 01 Track 04 ] You've Got to Hide Your Love Away - (take 5, mono)
  5. [ Disc 01 Track 05 ] If You've Got Trouble - (previously unreleased)
  6. [ Disc 01 Track 06 ] That Means a Lot - (previously unreleased)
  7. [ Disc 01 Track 07 ] Yesterday - (take, Paul McCartney solo)
  8. [ Disc 01 Track 08 ] It's Only Love - (take, mono)
  9. [ Disc 01 Track 09 ] I Feel Fine - (mono)
  10. [ Disc 01 Track 10 ] Ticket to Ride - (mono)
  11. [ Disc 01 Track 11 ] Yesterday - (take, mono)
  12. [ Disc 01 Track 12 ] Help! - (mono)
  13. [ Disc 01 Track 13 ] Everybody's Trying to Be My Baby - (mono)
  14. [ Disc 01 Track 14 ] Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown) - (take 1)
  15. [ Disc 01 Track 15 ] I'm Looking Through You - (alternate take)
  16. [ Disc 01 Track 16 ] 12-Bar Original - (previously unreleased)
  17. [ Disc 01 Track 17 ] Tomorrow Never Knows - (take 1, "Mark 1")
  18. [ Disc 01 Track 18 ] Got to Get You into My Life - (take 5, mono)
  19. [ Disc 01 Track 19 ] And Your Bird Can Sing - (take 2)
  20. [ Disc 01 Track 20 ] Taxman - (take 11)
  21. [ Disc 01 Track 21 ] Eleanor Rigby - (take Strings Only, TRUE instrumental)
  22. [ Disc 01 Track 22 ] I'm Only Sleeping - (take Rehearsal, mono, instrumental rehearsal instrumental)
  23. [ Disc 01 Track 23 ] I'm Only Sleeping - (Take 1, mono)
  24. [ Disc 01 Track 24 ] Rock & Roll Music - (mono)
  25. [ Disc 01 Track 25 ] She's a Woman - (mono)
  26. [ Disc 02 Track 01 ] Strawberry Fields Forever - (mono, demo)
  27. [ Disc 02 Track 02 ] Strawberry Fields Forever - (Take 1)
  28. [ Disc 02 Track 03 ] Strawberry Fields Forever - (Take 7 and Edit Piece, mono)
  29. [ Disc 02 Track 04 ] Penny Lane - (alternate mix, take)
  30. [ Disc 02 Track 05 ] Day in the Life, A - (alternate take blend of alternate takes)
  31. [ Disc 02 Track 06 ] Good Morning, Good Morning - (take 8)
  32. [ Disc 02 Track 07 ] Only a Northern Song - (alternate take blend of alternate takes)
  33. [ Disc 02 Track 08 ] Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite! - (Takes 1 and 2)
  34. [ Disc 02 Track 09 ] Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite! - (Take 7)
  35. [ Disc 02 Track 10 ] Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds - (alternate mix, take)
  36. [ Disc 02 Track 11 ] Within You, Without You - (TRUE instrumental)
  37. [ Disc 02 Track 12 ] Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Reprise) - (take, mono)
  38. [ Disc 02 Track 13 ] You Know My Name (Look Up the Number) - (extended, stereo version)
  39. [ Disc 02 Track 14 ] I Am the Walrus - (take 16)
  40. [ Disc 02 Track 15 ] Fool on the Hill, The - (mono, Paul McCartney demo)
  41. [ Disc 02 Track 16 ] Your Mother Should Know - (take 27)
  42. [ Disc 02 Track 17 ] Fool on the Hill, The - (Take 4, alternate version)
  43. [ Disc 02 Track 18 ] Hello Goodbye - (take 16)
  44. [ Disc 02 Track 19 ] Lady Madonna - (alternate mix, take)
  45. [ Disc 02 Track 20 ] Across the Universe - (take 2, alternate take)
Genre
Pop / Rock
Release Date
8 October 1998
Duration
128m 0s
Country
South Africa
Notes

The second in this series of rare and unreleased Beatles recordings covers the group's famed middle period. It features outtakes, demos and alternate versions of songs from the albums HELP!, RUBBER SOUL, REVOLVER, SGT. PEPPER'S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND and MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR. There are also three previously-unreleased Beatles songs from 1965, several live cuts and the second of the Beatles' new recordings, "Real Love," which began as a late-'70s John Lennon demo and was completed by the remaining Beatles in 1995.
The Beatles: John Lennon (vocals, acoustic & electric guitars, piano, drum programming); Paul McCartney (vocals, acoustic guitar, piano, acoustic & electric basses, percussion); George Harrison (vocals, acoustic & electric guitars, sitar, percussion); Ringo Starr (vocals, drums, percussion).
Additional personnel includes: Mal Evans (spoken vocals); Brian Jones (saxophone); George Martin (harmonium).
Producers: Jeff Lynne, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr (disc 1, track 1); George Martin (disc 1, tracks 2-8, 14-23; disc 2, tracks 2-12, 14-20); George Martin, Chris Thomas (disc 2, track 13).
Compilation producer: George Martin.
Engineers: Geoff Emerick, Jon Jacobs (disc 1, track 1); Norman Smith (disc 1, tracks 2-8, 14-16); Geoff Emerick (disc 1, tracks 17-23; disc 2, tracks 2-12, 14-15); Geoff Emerick, Jeff Jarratt (disc 2, track 13); Ken Scott (disc 2, tracks 16-18, 20); Ken Scott, Geoff Emerick (disc 2, track 19).
Principally recorded at EMI Studios, London, England between February 16, 1965 and April 30, 1969; and live at ABC Theatre, Blackpool, England, Shea Stadium, New York, New York and Nippon Budokan Hall, Tokyo, Japan in 1965 and 1966. "Real Love" recorded in New York, New York circa 1979 and in Sussex, England in February 1995. Includes liner notes by Derek Taylor and track-by-track annotations by Mark Lewisohn.
Audio Remixer: Geoff Emerick.
Liner Note Author: Derek Taylor.
Recording information: ABC Theatre, Blackpool, Lancashire, England (06/15/1965-02/??/1995); EMI Abbey Road Studios, London, England (06/15/1965-02/??/1995); Kenwood, Weybridge, Surrey, England (06/15/1965-02/??/1995); Nippon Budokan Hall, Tokyo, Japan (06/15/1965-02/??/1995); Shea Stadium, NY (06/15/1965-02/??/1995).
Director: George Martin.
Introduction by: Derek Taylor.
Unknown Contributor Roles: Mark Lewisohn; Alan Rouse.
ANTHOLOGY: 2 features the Beatles' working tapes from their most fertile period--the years in which they abandoned touring, retreated into the studio, and recorded some of their most enduring music. This isn't a survey of Beatles hits, but a treasure trove of rough drafts and near misses. An early take of "You've Got To Hide Your Love Away" finds John Lennon still working out his vocal phrasing; a run-through of "Got To Get You Into My Life," recorded before the brass section was brought in, has the band trying all sorts of harmonies and an alternate bridge. "Your Mother Should Know," with a marching snare-drum beat, is nearly unrecognizable from the released version, and "Good Morning Good Morning," stripped of the heavy SGT. PEPPER psychedelic makeup, rocks with Stones-like ferocity.
There is also lots of clowning around on ANTHOLOGY: 2--most prominently, John and Paul giggling their way through an early vocal take of "And Your Bird Can Sing." But the bulk of ANTHOLOGY: 2 isn't genius at play; it's genius at work. There are three takes of "Strawberry Fields Forever" that see this rock classic evolving from Lennon demo to bare-bones practice arrangement to full-blown production. Also featured are McCartney's solo demos for two of the Beatles' best. To hear him showing the band the chords to "Yesterday," and sitting alone at his piano, still fooling with the words to "Fool On The Hill," is to hear pop history quite literally in the making.

Date Released
1998-10-08
Audio Format
PCM Audio
Studio / Live
Mixed
Video Disabled
0
Performer
The Beatles
Artists
  1. Beatles
Distributor
EMI Music Distribution
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