Mixing "Doctor Robert", "I'm Only Sleeping", "And Your Bird Can Sing"

Thursday, May 12, 1966 • For The Beatles

Part of


Recording "Revolver"

April 6 - June 22, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)

Album Songs recorded during this session officially appear on the Yesterday and Today (Mono) LP.
Studio:
EMI Studios, Studio Three, Abbey Road

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In the US, Capitol Records was preparing a new Beatles album to be released under the title “Yesterday And Today” in June 1966. In keeping with the record company’s policy for all the Beatles’ North American LPs until 1967, Capitol Records selected songs by culling from the albums the band released in Britain and from tracks issued on non-album singles outside North America. For this album, they selected:

On this day, from 1:45 pm to 3:30 pm, “I’m Only Sleeping“, “Doctor Robert” and “And Your Bird Can Sing” were mixed in mono to serve Capitol’s purpose. Those mixes were unique for this US release as those tracks would later be remixed for inclusion on “Revolver“.

Last updated on October 18, 2022

Songs recorded


1.

Doctor Robert

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Mixing • Mono mixing - Remix 4 from take 7


2.

I'm Only Sleeping

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Mixing • Mono mixing - Remix 5 from take 13

Album Officially released on Yesterday and Today (Mono)


3.

And Your Bird Can Sing

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Mixing • Mono mixing - Remix 7 from take 10 and 6


4.

And Your Bird Can Sing

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Mixing • Mono mixing - Remix 8 from take 10 and 6


5.

And Your Bird Can Sing

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Editing • Editing of mono remix 7


6.

And Your Bird Can Sing

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Editing • Editing of mono remix 8


7.

Doctor Robert

Written by Lennon - McCartney

Editing • Editing of mono remix 4

Album Officially released on Yesterday and Today (Mono)

Staff

Production staff

George Martin:
Producer
Geoff Emerick:
Engineer
Jerry Boys:
Second Engineer

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