Mixing "The Inner Light"

Tuesday, January 27, 1970 • For The Beatles

Album Songs recorded during this session officially appear on the The Beatles EP.
EMI Studios, Studio Two, Abbey Road

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On this day, for some unknown reason, the first stereo mix of “The Inner Light” (recorded in early 1968) was made between 10 am and 11:30 am.

It would be released 11 years later, in December 1981, with the release of “The Beatles” EP.

Last updated on January 5, 2022

Songs recorded


The Inner Light

Written by George Harrison

Mixing • Stereo mixing - Remix 1 from take 6


Production staff

Geoff Emerick:
John Barrett:
Second engineer
Peter Bown:
Jeff Jarratt:

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