Beatles for Sale (stereo, THE PARLOPHONE, SOLD IN U.K.)

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Annotation

Stereo.

Annotation last modified on 2011-07-17 21:57 .

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 No Reply
3.85 2:18
A2 I’m a Loser
4.2 2:34
A3 Baby’s in Black
4.35 2:08
A4 Rock and Roll Music
5 2:34
A5 I’ll Follow the Sun
4 1:51
A6 Mr. Moonlight
3.35 2:37
A7 Medley: Kansas City / Hey‐Hey‐Hey‐Hey!
3.65 2:33
B1 Eight Days a Week
3.55 2:45
B2 Words of Love
3.65 2:15
B3 Honey Don’t
3.65 3:00
B4 Every Little Thing
3.5 2:05
B5 I Don’t Want to Spoil the Party
3 2:36
B6 What You’re Doing
3.25 2:35
B7 Everybody’s Trying to Be My Baby
3.65 2:24

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

acoustic guitar [lead guitar]:
Paul McCartney (track A5)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track A1)
acoustic guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A1–A3, A5–A6, B1, B5–B7)
acoustic guitar [rhythm guitar] and electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track B4)
electric bass guitar:
Paul McCartney (tracks A1–B7)
Hammond organ:
Paul McCartney (track A6)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (tracks A1–A4, A7–B7)
tambourine:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track B7)
Ringo Starr (tracks A2, B3, B5)
harmonica:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track A2)
timpani:
Ringo Starr (track B4)
electric guitar:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track B4)
electric guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks A1–A7, B2–B3, B5, B7)
electric guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A4, A7, B2)
percussion:
Ringo Starr (tracks A5, B2)
druⅿ [African] and percussion:
Ringo Starr (track A6)
piano:
George Martin (tracks A1, A4, A7, B6)
Paul McCartney (tracks A4, B4)
handclaps:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A1, A7–B1)
Paul McCartney (tracks A1, A7–B1)
Ringo Starr (tracks A1, A7–B1)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks A1, A7–B1)
12 string guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks B4, B6)
12 string guitar [lead guitar] and electric guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track B1)
12 string guitar [rhythm guitar]:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track B3)
additional engineer:
Tony Clark (Engineer, Abbey Road) (track A7)
Geoff Emerick (British recording engineer) (tracks A4–A7, B2, B7)
A. B. Lincoln (tracks A7, B3, B6)
Ron Pender (tracks A2–A3, A6)
Ken Scott (UK record producer & engineer) (tracks A1, B1, B3–B6)
Mike Stone (producer 60’s–80’s) (tracks A1–A6, B1–B2, B4–B5, B7)
background vocals:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A5, A7, B6)
Paul McCartney (tracks A1–A2, A6, B1, B4)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks A5–B2, B5–B6)
composer:
Roy Lee Johnson (US R&B singer and guitarist) (track A6)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (tracks B3, B7)
Mike Stoller (track A7)
Chuck Berry (track A4)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track B2)
Mike Stoller (1952) (track A7)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1956-05) (track A7)
engineer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performer as Hurricane Smith) (tracks A1–B7)
lead vocals:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A1–A4, A6, B1–B2, B4–B5)
Paul McCartney (tracks A3, A5, A7, B2, B5–B6)
Ringo Starr (track B3)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track B7)
lyricist:
Roy Lee Johnson (US R&B singer and guitarist) (track A6)
Carl Perkins (American pioneer of rockabilly music) (tracks B3, B7)
Chuck Berry (track A4)
Buddy Holly (1950s rock & roll singer-songwriter) (track B2)
Jerry Leiber (track A7)
Jerry Leiber (1952) (track A7)
Richard Wayne Penniman (1956-05) (track A7)
producer:
George Martin (tracks A1–B7)
writer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A1–A3, A5, B1, B4–B6)
Paul McCartney (tracks A1–A3, A5, B1, B4–B6)
Mike Stoller (track A7)
Jerry Leiber (track A7)
publisher:
Arc Music (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track A4)
Hi Lo Music (track B3)
Jewel Music Publishing Co. Ltd. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track A4)
Northern Songs Ltd. (track B4)
edited at:
mixed at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 2 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (1964-11-04) (tracks A1–A6, B2, B5, B7)
recorded at:
has remixes:
Eight Days a Week (1993 stereo remix) by The Beatles (track B1)
mash-ups:
cover recording of:
Every Little Thing (track B4)
Honey, Don’t! (track B3)
Kansas City (track A7)
Mr. Moonlight (track A6)
Rock and Roll Music (track A4)
Words of Love (track B2)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
Eight Ways to Be (track B1)
later translated versions:
Lass mich rein (No Reply) (track A1)
Näin kestä en (track B1)
So fü Tschips (track B5)
Wat mot ik doen (track A3)
later versions:
Zehnmal am Tag (Eight Days a Week) (track B1)
recording of:
Baby’s in Black (track A3)
Eight Days a Week (track B1)
I’m a Loser (track A2)
No Reply (track A1)
What You’re Doing (track B6)
referred to in medleys:
Beatles Medley (Stars on 45) (tracks A1, B1, B4)
Stars on 45 (Beatles Medley 7" Mix) (track A1)
Stars on 45 (12" single) (track A1)

Release

producer: George Martin
remastered versions: Beatles for Sale (2009 stereo remaster)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/691853 [info]