Annotation

The first mono LP release. Garrod & Lofthouse Ltd or Ernest. J.Day & Co front laminated cover, with large “mono” on front and with misspelled “You Really Gotta Hold On Me” title on the back side.
Black label with yellow logo and silver print. “The Parlophone Co. Ltd.” printed at the start perimeter print and “Recording first published 1963″ above side number. First pressing has misspelled “You Really Gotta Hold On Me” title and wrong “Jobete” publishing credit for “Money” (Side 2).
Polythene-liner “Use Emitex” die-cut inner sleeve.
Matrix numbers: Side 1: XEX 447-1N; Side 2: XEX 448-1N.

Annotation last modified on 2017-09-10 06:47 UTC.

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
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A1It Won’t Be Long
assistant engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-07-30) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-08-21)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-07-30) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-08-21)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-07-30, on 1963-08-21)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
electric guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar] and lead vocals:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
background vocals [harmony vocals]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-07-30)
mixed at and edited at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-08-21)
recording of:
It Won’t Be Long (on 1963-07-30)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (in 1963-07) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (in 1963-07)
publisher:
Blackwood Music Inc., Northern Songs, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC and Sony/ATV Tunes LLC
3.52:13
A2All I’ve Got to Do
assistant engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-09-11) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-09-30)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-09-11) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-09-30)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-09-11, on 1963-09-30)
acoustic guitar [rhythm guitar] and lead vocals:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-11)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-11)
electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-11)
electric guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-11)
background vocals [harmony vocals]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-11) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-11)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-09-11)
mixed at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-09-30)
recording of:
All I’ve Got to Do (on 1963-09-11)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (in 1963-09) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (in 1963-09)
publisher:
Blackwood Music Inc., Northern Songs, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC and Sony/ATV Tunes LLC
2.652:05
A3All My Loving
additional engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-07-30) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-08-21)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-07-30) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-08-21)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-07-30, on 1963-08-21)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
electric bass guitar and background vocals [harmony vocals] and lead vocals:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
electric guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30) and John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (in 1963)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-07-30)
mixed at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-08-21)
mash-ups:
All My Birds by Go Home Productions
recording of:
All My Loving (on 1963-07-30)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (in 1953-05) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (in 1953-05)
publisher:
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (ended), Blackwood Music Inc., Northern Songs and Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
3.82:10
A4Don’t Bother Me
assistant engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-09-12) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-09-30)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-09-12) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-09-30)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-09-12, on 1963-09-30)
bongos and drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
claves and electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
electric guitar [lead and rhythm guitar] and lead vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar] and tambourine:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-09-12)
mixed at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-09-30)
has remixes:
Don’t Bother Me (1964 Capitol stereo remix) by The Beatles
recording of:
Don’t Bother Me (on 1963-09-12)
lyricist and composer:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-08-19)
publisher:
Dick James Music Ltd. (renamed Universal/Dick James Music Ltd. since 1999‐07‐30), Dick James Music, Inc. (USA, affiliated with BMI), Universal‐Songs of PolyGram International, Inc. and Universal/Dick James Music Ltd. (fka Dick James Music Ltd.)
32:29
A5Little Child
assistant engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-09-12) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-09-30)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-09-12) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-09-30, on 1963-10-23)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-09-12, on 1963-09-30, on 1963-10-23)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
electric bass guitar, upright piano and background vocals:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12) and John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
harmonica and background vocals [harmony vocals] and lead vocals:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-09-12)
mixed at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-10-23)
edited at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-09-30)
recording of:
Little Child (on 1963-09-12)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (in 1963-09) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (in 1963-09)
publisher:
Blackwood Music Inc., Northern Songs and Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
31:48
A6Till There Was You
assistant engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-07-30) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-08-21)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-07-30) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-08-21)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-07-30, on 1963-08-21)
acoustic guitar [lead and rhythm guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
acoustic guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
bongos:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
electric bass guitar and lead vocals:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (in 1963)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-07-30)
mixed at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-08-21)
cover recording of:
Till There Was You (The Music Man) (on 1963-07-30)
lyricist and composer:
Meredith Willson (in 1950)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd., Frank Music Corp., Meredith Willson Music, Meredith Willson Music LLC, MPL Communications Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company), MPL UK Publishing and Rinimer Corp.
part of:
The Music Man
42:17
A7Please Mister Postman
assistant engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-07-30) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-08-21)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-07-30) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-08-21)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-07-30, on 1963-08-21)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30) and John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
background vocals [harmony vocals]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
lead vocals:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-07-30)
mixed at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-08-21)
cover recording of:
Please Mr. Postman (on 1963-07-30)
writer:
Robert Bateman (R&B singer/songwriter/record producer) (in 1961-06), Georgia Dobbins (in 1961-06), William Garrett (in 1961-06), Freddie Gorman (in 1961-06) and Brian Holland (Motown producer & songwriter) (in 1961-06)
publisher:
Dominion Music, EMI Blackwood Music Inc., EMI United Partnership Ltd., Jobete Music (UK) Ltd., Jobete Music Co., Inc., Stone Agate Music Division and United Partnership Ltd.
3.652:35
B1Roll Over Beethoven
additional engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-07-30) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-08-21)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-07-30) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-08-21)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-07-30, on 1963-08-21)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
electric bass guitar and background vocals:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
electric guitar [lead and rhythm guitar] and lead vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
handclaps:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30), John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30), Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30) and Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-30)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-07-30)
mixed at and edited at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-08-21)
cover recording of:
Roll Over Beethoven (on 1963-07-30)
lyricist and composer:
Chuck Berry (in 1956-01)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher), Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher), Dualtone Words and Songs, Fujipacific Music, Inc., Isalee Music Publishing Company, Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) and Rock ’n’ Roll Music
3.52:48
B2Hold Me Tight
assistant engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-09-12) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-09-30)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-09-12) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-09-30, on 1963-10-23)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-09-12, on 1963-09-30, on 1963-10-23)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
electric bass guitar and background vocals and lead vocals:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
electric guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
handclaps:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12), John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12), Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12) and Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12) and John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-09-12)
mixed at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-10-23)
edited at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-09-30)
recording of:
Hold Me Tight (on 1963-09-12)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
Blackwood Music Inc., Northern Songs, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC and Sony/ATV Tunes LLC
2.52:33
B3You Really Got a Hold on Me
assistant engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-07-18) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-08-21)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-07-18) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-08-21)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-07-18, on 1963-08-21)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
electric guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar] and lead vocals:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
piano:
George Martin (on 1963-07-18)
background vocals [harmony vocals]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-07-18)
mixed at and edited at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-08-21)
cover recording of:
You’ve Really Got a Hold on Me (on 1963-07-18)
lyricist and composer:
William Robinson (in 1962-10)
publisher:
Dominion Music, Jobete Music (UK), Jobete Music (UK) Ltd., Jobete Music Co., Inc., United Partnership Ltd. and イーエムアイ音楽出版 フジパシフィック事業部
part of:
Baby It’s You! (jukebox musical, book by Floyd Mutrux and Colin Escott)
3.353:03
B4I Wanna Be Your Man
assistant engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-09-12) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-09-30)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-09-12) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-09-30, on 1963-10-03, on 1963-10-23)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-09-12, on 1963-09-30, on 1963-10-03, on 1963-10-23)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12, on 1963-10-23)
electric bass guitar and background vocals:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12, on 1963-10-23)
electric guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12, on 1963-10-23)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar] and background vocals and lead vocals [lead vocals in chorus]:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12, on 1963-10-23)
Hammond organ:
George Martin (on 1963-09-30)
maracas:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-10-03)
lead vocals:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-12, on 1963-10-03)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-09-12, on 1963-09-30, on 1963-10-03, on 1963-10-23)
mixed at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-10-23)
recording of:
I Wanna Be Your Man (from 1963-09-12 until 1963-10-23)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (in 1963-09) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (in 1963-09)
publisher:
Gil Music Corporation, Northern Songs and Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC
3.11:59
B5Devil in Her Heart
assistant engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-07-18) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-08-21)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-07-18) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-08-21)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-07-18, on 1963-08-21)
drums (drum set) and maracas:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
electric guitar [lead guitar] and lead vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
background vocals [harmony vocals]:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-07-18)
mixed at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-08-21)
cover recording of:
Devil in His Heart (on 1963-07-18)
lyricist and composer:
Richard Drapkin (in 1962-05)
publisher:
Blue Parasol, Leeds Music, MCA Music Ltd., Pentagon Music Co., Rockland Music, Slow Dancing Music and Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!)
42:28
B6Not a Second Time
assistant engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-09-11) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-09-30)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-09-11) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-09-30)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-09-11, on 1963-09-30)
acoustic guitar [rhythm guitar] and lead vocals:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-11)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-11)
electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-11)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-09-11)
piano:
George Martin (on 1963-09-11)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-09-11)
mixed at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-09-30)
recording of:
Not a Second Time (on 1963-09-11)
writer:
John Lennon (The Beatles) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles)
publisher:
Blackwood Music Inc., Northern Songs, Sony/ATV Music Publishing LLC and Sony/ATV Tunes LLC
2.652:08
B7Money (That’s What I Want)
assistant engineer:
Richard Langham (on 1963-07-18) and Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (on 1963-08-21)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-07-18) and Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (on 1963-08-21)
producer:
George Martin (on 1963-07-18, on 1963-08-21)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
electric guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar] and lead vocals:
John Lennon (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
piano:
George Martin (on 1963-07-18)
background vocals [harmony vocals]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18) and Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (on 1963-07-18)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (in 1963)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-07-18)
mixed at and edited at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 3 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (on 1963-08-21)
cover recording of:
Money (That’s What I Want) (on 1963-07-18)
writer:
Janie Bradford and Berry Gordy
publisher:
EMI United Partnership Ltd., Jobete Music (UK), Jobete Music (UK) Ltd., Jobete Music Co., Inc., Stone Agate Music Division and United Partnership Ltd.
3.752:48

Credits

Release

manufactured in:United Kingdom
printed in:United Kingdom
photography:Robert Freeman (photographer)
liner notes:Tony Barrow (press officer)
remastered versions:The Beatles in Mono
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/768729 [info]