Big Music Co.
BIG 4028, 1994
Total Playing Time : 73:13
Unreleased songs and alternate takes between 1960 and 1963, coming from the Cavern gigs, the Hamburg gigs & sessions, the first EMI recordings and some BBC performances.
|1||Hallelujah I Love Her So||Ray Charles||2:20||Rehearsal by The Quarry Men in Hamburg 1960 (Paul, John, George, Pete, Stu). Paul at the vocal (1), then John (2). (3) instrumental. Paul & John at the vocal (4).|
|2||Wildcat||Schroeder / Gold||2:29|
|3||Movin' And Groovin'||Eddy / Hazelwood||2:13|
|4||Hello Little Girl||Lennon / McCartney||1:54|
|5||Ain't She Sweet||Ager / Yellen||2:14||Hamburg, June 22/23, 1961. The Beatles record their first album with Tony Sheridan. These two songs are true Beatles recordings without Sheridan at the vocal.|
|6||Cry For A Shadow||Lennon / Harrison||2:23|
|7||What I'd Say||Ray Charles||1:34||Cavern Club, Summer 1962. The Beatles join Gene Vincent on stage for a few numbers. Is it one ?|
|8||Love Of The Loved||Lennon / McCartney||1:48||London, January 1, 1962. Three
of the 15 songs recorded by The Beatles during the audition for Decca
Paul at the lead vocal for (1) and George for (2) & (3).
|9||The Sheik Of Araby||Smith/Snyder/Wheeler||1:39|
|10||Three Cool Cats||Leiber / Stoller||2:19|
|11||Dream Baby||Walker||2:01||Recorded on March 7, 1962. The first of the Beatles' appearances on BBC Radio. Paul at the vocal for (11) and John for (12). Pete Best is on the drums.|
|12||Please Mister Postman|| Holland/Bateman/
|13||Besame Mucho||Velasquez / Skylar||2:37||June 6, 1962. First recording for an audition at EMI. Pete Best on the drums, Paul at the vocal.|
|14||First Radio Interview||7:21||October 27, 1962. The first of many interviews given by The Beatles.|
|15||I Saw Her Standing There||Lennon / McCartney||2:45||Hamburg, Star Club, December 31, 1962. Last Beatles' concert in Hamburg.|
|16||Lend Me Your Comb||Twomey/Wise/Weisman||3:05|
|17||Love Me Do||Lennon / McCartney||1:24||Acoustic Home Tape Demo, January 1963 or BBC track ?|
|18||There's A Place||Lennon / McCartney||2:05||Take 1, February 11, 1963.|
|19||A Taste Of Honey||Marlow / Scott||2:15||Take 7, February 11, 1963. Master?|
|20||I Saw Her Standing There||Lennon / McCartney||4:57||Takes 6, 7, 8, 9. February 11, 1963|
You Want To Know
|Lennon / McCartney||2:05||Take 8, February 11, 1963.|
|22||One After 909||Lennon / McCartney||4:24||Takes 1 & 2, March 5, 1963.
These versions will never be released. The recording of the song will re-start from scratch during the Get Back sessions in 1969.
|23||Thank You Girl||Lennon / McCartney||2:10||Take 1, March 5, 1963.|
|24||The Hippy Hippy Shake||Romero||1:47||BBC "Saturday Club",
Recorded on March 16, 1963.
|25||Youngblood||Leiber/Stoller/Pomuse||2:07||BBC "Pop Go The Beatles",
Recorded on June 1, 1963.
|26||Soldier Of Love||Cason / Moon||2:36||BBC "Pop Go The Beatles",
Recorded on July 2, 1963.
|27||From Me To You||Lennon / McCartney||1:12||December 7, 1963. Concert at Liverpool's Empire Theatre|
|28||The Beatles Christmas Record|| Lennon
/ Harrison / Starkey
|4:59||December 1963. First of the seven fan club Christmas messages recorded by The Beatles.|
I Want For Christmas
Is A Beatle
|Benton||1:20||BBC "Saturday Club". Recorded on December 17, 1963 and broadcasted on December 21.|
|Beatles Crimble Medley|| Lennon
/ Harrison / Starkey