Recording "Fixing A Hole"

Thursday, February 9, 1967 • For The Beatles

Album Songs recorded during this session officially appear on the Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Mono) LP.
Timeline More from year 1967
Studio:
Regent Sound Studio, London

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From Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (2017) companion book:

Abbey Road was fully booked on 9 February so, for the first time, The Beatles and George Martin worked in a British studio not owned by EMI. […] There are three takes of ‘Fixing A Hole’ on The Beatles’ four-track session tape from Regent Sound, although take two is the same performance as take one (CD3 T1) bounced back to the four-track from another machine. CD3 T2 is the unused take three of the song from this night’s work.

Last updated on May 1, 2021

Songs recorded


1.

Fixing A Hole

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Recording • Take 1


2.

Fixing A Hole

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Recording • Take 2


3.

Fixing A Hole

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Recording • Take 3

Staff

Production staff

George Martin:
Producer
Adrian Ibbetson:
Engineer

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