The Paul McCartney Project

The Early Beatles (Stereo)

By The BeatlesOfficial album• Part of the collection “The Beatles' U.S. Albums

Timeline See what happened in 1965
US release date:
Mar 22, 1965
Sessions This album has been recorded during the following sessions

Spread the love! If you like what you are seeing, share it on social networks and let others know about The Paul McCartney Project.

Track list

Disc 1


1.

Love Me Do

Written by Lennon - McCartney

2:22 • Studio versionB1 • Mock stereo made from [B] by Capitol

Paul McCartney:
Bass, Vocals
Ringo Starr:
Tambourine
John Lennon:
Acoustic rhythm guitar, Harmonica, Vocals
George Harrison:
Acoustic rhythm guitar
George Martin:
Producer
Norman Smith:
Engineer
Andy White:
Drums
Ron Richards:
Producer

Session Recording:
Sep 11, 1962
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Sep 11, 1962
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road


2.

Twist and Shout

Written by Phil Medley, Bert Russell

2:36 • Studio versionB1 • Stereo • Stereo remixed from [B] by Capitol

Paul McCartney:
Backing vocals, Bass
Ringo Starr:
Drums
John Lennon:
Rhythm guitar, Vocals
George Harrison:
Backing vocals, Lead guitar
George Martin:
Producer
Norman Smith:
Engineer
A.B. Lincoln:
Second engineer

Session Recording:
Feb 11, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Feb 25, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio One, Abbey Road


3.

Anna (Go to Him)

Written by Arthur Alexander

2:58 • Studio versionB1 • Stereo remixed from [B] by Capitol

Paul McCartney:
Backing vocals, Bass
Ringo Starr:
Drums
John Lennon:
Acoustic rhythm guitar, Vocals
George Harrison:
Backing vocals, Lead guitar
George Martin:
Producer
Norman Smith:
Engineer
A.B. Lincoln:
Second engineer

Session Recording:
Feb 11, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Feb 25, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio One, Abbey Road


4.

Chains

Written by Gerry Goffin, Carole King

2:27 • Studio versionB2 • Stereo remixed from [B]

Paul McCartney:
Bass, Vocals
Ringo Starr:
Drums
John Lennon:
Harmonica, Rhythm guitar, Vocals
George Harrison:
Lead guitar, Vocals
George Martin:
Producer
Norman Smith:
Engineer
A.B. Lincoln:
Second engineer

Session Recording:
Feb 11, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Feb 25, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio One, Abbey Road


5.

Boys

Written by Luther Dixon, Wes Farrell

2:27 • Studio versionB1 • Stereo remix from [B] by Capitol

Paul McCartney:
Backing vocals, Bass
Ringo Starr:
Drums, Vocals
John Lennon:
Backing vocals, Rhythm guitar
George Harrison:
Backing vocals, Lead guitar
George Martin:
Producer
Norman Smith:
Engineer
A.B. Lincoln:
Second engineer

Session Recording:
Feb 11, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Feb 25, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio One, Abbey Road


6.

Ask Me Why

Written by Lennon - McCartney

2:28 • Studio versionC1 • Stereo • Stereo remixed from [C] by Capitol

Paul McCartney:
Backing vocals, Bass
Ringo Starr:
Drums
John Lennon:
Rhythm guitar, Vocals
George Harrison:
Backing vocals, Lead guitar
George Martin:
Producer
Norman Smith:
Engineer

Session Recording:
Nov 26, 1962
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Nov 30, 1962
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road


7.

Please Please Me

Written by Lennon - McCartney

2:02 • Studio versionB1 • Stereo remixed from [B] by Capitol

Paul McCartney:
Bass, Harmony vocals
Ringo Starr:
Drums
John Lennon:
Harmonica, Lead vocals, Rhythm guitar
George Harrison:
Harmony vocals, Lead guitar
George Martin:
Producer
Norman Smith:
Engineer

Session Recording:
Nov 26, 1962
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Feb 25, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio One, Abbey Road


8.

P.S. I Love You

Written by Lennon - McCartney

2:05 • Studio versionA1 • Stereo • Mock stereo made from [A] by Capitol

Paul McCartney:
Bass, Lead vocals
Ringo Starr:
Maracas
John Lennon:
Acoustic rhythm guitar, Backing vocals
George Harrison:
Acoustic guitar, Backing vocals
Norman Smith:
Engineer
Andy White:
Percussion
Ron Richards:
Producer

Session Recording:
Sep 11, 1962
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Sep 11, 1962
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road


9.

Baby It's You

Written by Burt Bacharach, Hal David, Barney Williams

2:42 • Studio versionB1 • Stereo remixed from [B] by Capitol

Paul McCartney:
Backing vocals, Bass
Ringo Starr:
Drums
John Lennon:
Rhythm guitar, Vocals
George Harrison:
Backing vocals, Lead guitar
George Martin:
Celesta, Producer
Geoff Emerick:
Second engineer
Norman Smith:
Engineer
Stuart Eltham:
Engineer
A.B. Lincoln:
Second engineer

Session Recording:
Feb 11, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Recording:
Feb 20, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio One, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Feb 25, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio One, Abbey Road


10.

A Taste of Honey

Written by Bobby Scott, Ric Marlow

2:05 • Studio versionB1 • Stereo • Stereo remixed from [B] by Capitol

Paul McCartney:
Bass, Vocals
Ringo Starr:
Drums
John Lennon:
Backing vocals, Rhythm guitar
George Harrison:
Backing vocals, Lead guitar
George Martin:
Producer
Norman Smith:
Engineer
A.B. Lincoln:
Second engineer

Session Recording:
Feb 11, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Feb 25, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio One, Abbey Road


11.

Do You Want to Know a Secret

Written by Lennon - McCartney

1:57 • Studio versionB1 • Stereo • Stereo remixed from [B], by Capitol

Paul McCartney:
Backing vocals, Bass
Ringo Starr:
Drums, Percussion
John Lennon:
Backing vocals, Rhythm guitar
George Harrison:
Lead guitar, Vocals
George Martin:
Producer
Norman Smith:
Engineer

Session Recording:
Feb 11, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

Session Mixing:
Feb 25, 1963
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio One, Abbey Road

About

See The Early Beatles (Mono)

Last updated on March 13, 2016


Contribute!

Have you spotted an error on the page? Do you want to suggest new content? Or do you simply want to leave a comment ? Please use the form below!

Your comment

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.