Annotation

Mono.

Annotation last modified on 2011-07-17 22:39 UTC.

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
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A1Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
bass:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-01)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-01)
French horn:
James W. Buck (on 1967-03-03), John Burden (on 1967-03-03), Tony Randall (actor, producer, and director) (on 1967-03-03) and Neill Sanders (horn player) (on 1967-03-03)
guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-01), John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-01) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-03)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-02), John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-02) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-02)
lead vocals:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-02)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (from 1967-02-01 until 1967-02-02, on 1967-03-03) and Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-02-10)
edited at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-03-06)
recording of:
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (from 1967-02-01 until 1967-03-03)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc., Northern Songs Ltd. (, in 1967) and Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
3.92:02
A2With a Little Help From My Friends
bass:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-30)
cowbell:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-29)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-29)
guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (from 1967-03-29 until 1967-03-30) and John Lennon (The Beatles) (from 1967-03-29 until 1967-03-30)
Hammond organ:
George Martin (on 1967-03-29)
piano:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-29)
tambourine:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-30)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-29), John Lennon (The Beatles) (from 1967-03-29 until 1967-03-30) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (from 1967-03-29 until 1967-03-30)
lead vocals:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (from 1967-03-29 until 1967-03-30)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (from 1967-03-29 until 1967-03-30)
recording of:
With a Little Help From My Friends (from 1967-03-29 until 1967-03-30)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc., Northern Songs Ltd. (, in 1967) and Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
4.32:44
A3Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds
engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer)
acoustic guitar and tambura:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-01)
bass and background vocals:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-02)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-01)
guitar:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (from 1967-03-01 until 1967-03-02) and George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-02)
maracas:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-01)
organ:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-01)
piano:
George Martin (on 1967-03-01)
lead vocals:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-02)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (from 1967-03-01 until 1967-03-02)
recording of:
Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds (from 1967-03-01 until 1967-03-02)
lyricist and composer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc., Northern Songs, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC and Northern Songs Ltd. (in 1967)
43:30
A4Getting Better
engineer:
Malcolm Addey, Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) and Ken Townsend
bass:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-10)
bass drum and snare drum:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-10)
congas:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-23)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-09)
electric piano:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-09)
guitar:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-09), Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-09) and George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-23)
minipiano:
George Martin (on 1967-03-09)
piano:
George Martin (on 1967-03-23) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-23)
tambura:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-10)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-23) and John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-23)
lead vocals:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-23)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (from 1967-03-09 until 1967-03-10, on 1967-03-21, on 1967-03-23)
recording of:
Getting Better (from 1967-03-09 until 1967-03-23)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc., Northern Songs Ltd. (, in 1967) and Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
42:50
A5Fixing a Hole
bass:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (from 1967-02-09 until 1967-02-21) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-21)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-09, on 1967-02-21)
guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-09) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (from 1967-02-09 until 1967-02-21)
harpsichord:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-09) and George Martin (on 1967-02-21)
maracas:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-09)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-09), John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-09) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-09)
lead vocals:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-09)
recorded at:
Regent Sound Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-02-09) and Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-02-21)
recording of:
Fixing a Hole (from 1967-02-09 until 1967-02-21)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc., Northern Songs Ltd. (, in 1967) and Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
42:39
A6She’s Leaving Home
engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer)
producer:
George Martin
cello:
Alan Dalziel (on 1967-03-17) and Denis Vigay (cellist) (on 1967-03-17)
double bass:
Gordon Pearce (on 1967-03-17)
harp:
Sheila Bromberg (on 1967-03-17)
viola:
Stephen Shingles (on 1967-03-17) and John Underwood (violist) (on 1967-03-17)
violin:
José‐Luis García (violinist & conductor) (on 1967-03-17), Erich Gruenberg (on 1967-03-17), Derek Jacobs (on 1967-03-17) and Trevor Williams (violinist) (on 1967-03-17)
lead vocals:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-20) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-20)
conductor:
George Martin
strings arranger:
Mike Leander
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-03-17, on 1967-03-20)
recording of:
She’s Leaving Home (from 1967-03-17 until 1967-03-20)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc., Northern Songs Ltd. (, in 1967) and Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
43:37
A7Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite!
engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer)
bass:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-17)
bass harmonica:
Mal Evans (on 1967-03-28)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-17)
glockenspiel, mellotron and organ:
George Martin (from 1967-02-17 until 1967-03-28)
guitar:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-28)
Hammond organ:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (from 1967-02-17 until 1967-02-28)
harmonica:
Neil Aspinall (on 1967-03-28), George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-28) and Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-28)
harmonium:
George Martin (on 1967-02-17)
tambourine:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-17) and Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (from 1967-02-17 until 1967-03-28)
lead vocals:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-17)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-02-17, on 1967-03-28) and Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-02-20)
edited at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-03-29)
recording of:
Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite! (from 1967-02-17 until 1967-03-28)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc., Northern Songs, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC and Northern Songs Ltd. (in 1967)
4.052:39
B1Within You Without You
engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer)
producer:
George Martin
cello:
Peter Beavan (on 1967-04-03), Allen Ford (on 1967-04-03) and Reginald Kilbey (on 1967-04-03)
dilruba:
Amrit Gajjar (on 1967-03-15) and Anna Joshi (on 1967-03-15)
sitar and lead vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-04-03)
tabla:
Amiya Dasgupta (on 1967-03-15)
tambura:
Neil Aspinall (on 1967-03-15), George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-15) and Buddhadev Kansara (on 1967-03-15)
violin:
Ralph Elman (violinist) (on 1967-04-03), Julian Gaillard (on 1967-04-03), Jack Greene (violinist) (on 1967-04-03), Erich Gruenberg (on 1967-04-03), Alan Loveday (violinist) (on 1967-04-03), Jack Rothstein (violinist and conductor) (on 1967-04-03), Paul Scherman (on 1967-04-03) and David Wolfsthal (on 1967-04-03)
strings arranger:
George Martin
orchestrator:
George Martin
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-03-15, on 1967-03-22, on 1967-04-04) and Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-04-03)
recording of:
Within You Without You (from 1967-03-15 until 1967-04-03)
lyricist and composer:
George Harrison (The Beatles)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc., Northern Songs, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC and Northern Songs Ltd. (in 1967)
4.15:07
B2When I’m Sixty‐Four
engineer:
Dave Harries (engineer)
producer:
Dave Harries (engineer) and George Martin
bass and piano:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1966-12-06)
clarinet:
Robert Burns (played clarinet on When I’m Sixty-Four) (on 1966-12-21), Henry McKenzie (on 1966-12-21) and Frank Reidy (reeds) (on 1966-12-21)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1966-12-06)
electric guitar:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1966-12-06)
tubular bells:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1966-12-20)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1966-12-20), John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1966-12-20) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1966-12-20)
lead vocals:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1966-12-08)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1966-12-06, from 1966-12-20 until 1966-12-21) and Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1966-12-08)
recording of:
When I’m Sixty‐Four (from 1966-12-06 until 1966-12-21)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc., Northern Songs Ltd. (, in 1967) and Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
52:40
B3Lovely Rita
engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer)
producer:
George Martin
acoustic guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-23) and John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-23)
bass:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-23)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-23)
percussion:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-07), John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-07), Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-07) and Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-07)
piano:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-23) and George Martin (on 1967-03-21)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-07), John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-07) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-07)
lead vocals:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-24)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (from 1967-02-23 until 1967-02-24, on 1967-03-07, on 1967-03-21)
recording of:
Lovely Rita (from 1967-02-23 until 1967-03-21)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc., Northern Songs Ltd. (, in 1967) and Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
42:44
B4Good Morning Good Morning
engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer)
producer:
George Martin
bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-16)
drums (drum set) and tambourine:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-08)
guitar:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-08) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-28)
saxophone:
Barrie Cameron (on 1967-03-13), David Glyde (on 1967-03-13) and Alan Holmes (60s UK session saxophonist & clarenetist) (on 1967-03-13)
trombone:
John Lee (Played trombone on Sgt. Pepper) (on 1967-03-13)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-16), Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-16, on 1967-03-28) and John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-03-28)
lead vocals:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-16, on 1967-03-28)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-02-08, on 1967-03-13, on 1967-03-28) and Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-02-16)
edited at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-03-29)
recording of:
Good Morning Good Morning (from 1967-02-08 until 1967-03-28)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc., Northern Songs, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC and Northern Songs Ltd. (in 1967)
3.92:43
B5Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (reprise)
engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer)
producer:
George Martin
bass and Hammond organ:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-04-01)
drums (drum set), maracas and tambourine:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-04-01)
guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-04-01) and John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-04-01)
organ:
George Martin (on 1967-04-01)
lead vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-04-01), John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-04-01) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-04-01)
vocals:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-04-01)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-04-01)
recording of:
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (reprise) (on 1967-04-01)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
Maclen Music, Inc., Northern Songs, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC and Northern Songs Ltd. (in 1967)
is based on:
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
41:19
B6A Day in the Life
engineer:
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer)
producer:
George Martin
acoustic guitar:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-01-19)
bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-03)
bassoon:
Alfred Waters (on 1967-02-10)
cello:
Alan Dalziel (on 1967-02-10), Francisco Gabarro (on 1967-02-10), Alex Nifosi (cellist) (on 1967-02-10) and Denis Vigay (cellist) (on 1967-02-10)
clarinet:
Jack Brymer (clarinettist) (on 1967-02-10) and Basil Tschaikov (on 1967-02-10)
clavichord:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-01-20)
congas:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-01-19)
double bass:
Cyril MacArthur (on 1967-02-10) and Gordon Pearce (on 1967-02-10)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-03)
flute:
David Sanderman (on 1967-02-10) and Clifford Seville (on 1967-02-10)
French horn:
Alan Civil (British horn player) (on 1967-02-10) and Neill Sanders (horn player) (on 1967-02-10)
harmonium:
George Martin (on 1967-02-22)
harp:
John Marston (harpist) (on 1967-02-10)
maracas:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1967-01-19)
oboe:
Roger Lord (oboe, horn) (on 1967-02-10)
percussion:
Tristan Fry (on 1967-02-10)
piano:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-01-19, on 1967-02-22), Mal Evans (on 1967-02-22), John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-22) and Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-22)
trombone:
Raymond Brown (trombonist) (on 1967-02-10) and Raymond Premru (Conductor) (on 1967-02-10)
trumpet:
Harold Jackson (Trumpeter) (on 1967-02-10), David Mason (trumpeter) (on 1967-02-10) and Monty Montgomery (on 1967-02-10)
tuba:
Michael Barnes (tubist) (on 1967-02-10)
viola:
Bernard Davis (on 1967-02-10), Gwynne Edwards (violist) (on 1967-02-10), John Meek (on 1967-02-10) and John Underwood (violist) (on 1967-02-10)
violin:
Lionel Bentley (violinist) (on 1967-02-10), Bill Monro (on 1967-02-10), Henry Datyner (on 1967-02-10), Hans Geiger (violinist) (on 1967-02-10), Erich Gruenberg (on 1967-02-10), Jurgen Hess (violinist) (on 1967-02-10), Granville Jones (violinist) (on 1967-02-10), David McCallum (violinist) (on 1967-02-10), Sidney Sax (violinist) (on 1967-02-10), Ernest Scott (violinist) (on 1967-02-10) and Donald Weekes (violinist) (on 1967-02-10)
lead vocals:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1967-01-19) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1967-02-03)
spoken vocals:
Mal Evans (on 1967-01-19)
conductor:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
orchestrator:
George Martin
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-01-19, on 1967-01-20, on 1967-02-03, on 1967-02-22) and Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1967-02-10)
recording of:
A Day in the Life (from 1967-01-19 until 1967-02-22)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
ATV (Northern Songs Catalog), Maclen Music, Inc., Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC, Sony/ATV Tunes LLC and Northern Songs (from 1967 to present)
3.955:34

Credits

Release

design/illustration:Peter Blake (designer)
photography:Michael Cooper (Photographer)
engineer:Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer)
producer:George Martin
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/499497 [info]

Release Group

covers:Easy Star's Lonely Hearts Dub Band by Easy Star All‐Stars
Pepper Front to Back by Les Fradkin
Rolling Stone: Rare Trax, Volume 105: Sgt. Peppers Fantastic Cover Bands by Various Artists
Sgt. Pepper Knew My Father by Various Artists
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by Big Daddy
parodies:Princess Leia’s Stolen Death Star Plans by Palette‐Swap Ninja
included in:Revolver / Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band
The Beatles (2009 stereo remasters)
The Beatles Collection
The Beatles in Mono (2009 mono remasters)
With Love From Me To You
part of:Grammy Award: Best Pop Vocal Album (number: 1968) (order: 1)
Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 2003 edition (number: 1) (order: 1)
Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 2012 edition (number: 1) (order: 1)
Absolute Radio's The 100 Collection (number: 2) (order: 2)
Grammy Award: Album of the Year nominees (number: 1968 winner) (order: 10)
The Guardian 100 Best Albums Ever (number: 19) (order: 19)
Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 2020 edition (number: 24) (order: 24)
Jaguaro: One Hundred Albums You Should Remove from Your Collection Immediately (number: 74) (order: 77)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/master/23934 [info]
lyrics page:https://genius.com/albums/The-beatles/Sgt-pepper-s-lonely-hearts-club-band [info]
reviews:https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/reviews/5dcz [info]
other databases:https://rateyourmusic.com/release/album/the_beatles/sgt__peppers_lonely_hearts_club_band/ [info]
https://www.musik-sammler.de/album/6995/ [info]
https://www.spirit-of-rock.com/en/album/Sgt._Pepper's_Lonely_Hearts_Club_Band/1233 [info]
Allmusic:https://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000649874 [info]
Wikidata:Q169226 [info]