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Here, There and Everywhere: My Life Recording the Music of the Beatles

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TIL the Beatles played a demo copy of “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” before its release at full volume from an open apartment window at 6AM. Instead of complaining, the residents opened their windows and listened, aware they were hearing unreleased Beatles music.
Geoff Emerick became an assistant engineer at the legendary Abbey Road Studios in 1962 at age fifteen, and was present as a new band called the Beatles recorded their first songs. He later worked with the Beatles as they recorded their singles “She Loves You” and “I Want to Hold Your Hand,” the songs that would propel them to international superstardom. In 1964 he would witness the transformation of this young and playful group from Liverpool into professional, polished musicians as they put …

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TIL the Beatles played a demo copy of “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band” before its release at full volume from an open apartment window at 6AM. Instead of complaining, the residents opened their windows and listened, aware they were hearing unreleased Beatles music.(r/todayilearned)

Beatles engineer Geoff Emerick released a book called “Here There and Everywhere: My Life Recording The Music of The Beatles.” I read this while listening to the songs he was talking about recording, and the stories behind the sessions made the songs that much more powerful to my ears.

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Paperback

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ABIS_BOOK

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Geoff Emerick

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Reprint

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Avery

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