22/03/2015

The Beatles "Abbey Road" (1969)



Label : Apple Records


01 - Come Together (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
02 - Something (George Harrison)
03 - Maxwell's Silver Hammer (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
04 - Oh! Darling (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
05 - Octopus's Garden (Richard Starkey)
06 - I Want You (She's So Heavy) (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
07 - Here Comes The Sun (George Harrison)
08 - Because (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
09 - You Never Give Me Your Money (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
10 - Sun King (John Lennon & Paul McCartney) 
11 - Mean Mr. Mustard (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
12 - Polythene Pam (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
13 - She Came In Through The Bathroom Window (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
14 - Golden Slumbers (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
15 - Carry That Weight (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
16 - The End (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)
17 - Her Majesty (John Lennon & Paul McCartney)


Produced by George Martin with The Beatles
Recorded by Geoff Emerick & Phil McDonald
Assistant Engineer : Alan Parsons
Mixed by Geoff Emerick, Phil McDonald & George Martin with The Beatles
Recorded at EMI, Olympic & Trident Studios (London)
22 February - 20 August 1969
"Something" & "Here Comes The Sun" Orchestrated & Conducted by George Martin with George Harrison
"Golden Slumbers", "Carry That Weight" & "The End" Orchestrated & Conducted by George Martin with Paul McCartney
Moog programming by Mike Vickers


The Beatles :

John Lennon : Vocals, acoustic (Six & Twelve-string) & Electric Guitars, Acoustic & Electric Pianos, Hammond Organ & Moog Synthesizer, White Noise Generator & Sound Effects, Percussion
Paul McCartney : Vocals, Acoustic, Electric & Bass Guitars, Acoustic & Electric Pianos, Hammond Organ & Moog Synthesizer, Sound Effects, Handclaps & Percussion
George Harrison : Vocals, Acoustic, Electric & Bass Guitars, Hammond Organ, Harmonium & Moog Synthesizer, Handclaps & Percussion
Ringo Starr : Drums, Handclaps & Percussion, Lead & Background vocals; Piano


Additional musicians :

George Martin : Piano, Electric Harpsichord, Electronic Organ, Harmonium & Percussion
Billy Preston : Hammond Organ on "Something" & "I Want You (She's So Heavy)"
Mal Evans : "Anvil" on "Maxwell's Silver Hammer" 


01 - Come Together

Lead vocal : John Lennon

02 - Something

Lead vocalGeorge Harrison

03 - Maxwell's Silver Hammer

Lead vocalPaul McCartney

04 - Oh! Darling

Lead vocalPaul McCartney

05 - Octopus's Garden

Lead vocalRingo Starr

06 - I Want You (She's So Heavy)

Lead vocal : John Lennon

07 - Here Comes The Sun

Lead vocalGeorge Harrison

08 - Because

Lead vocals : John Lennon, Paul McCartney & George Harrison

09 - You Never Give Me Your Money

Lead vocalPaul McCartney

10 - Sun King

Lead vocals : John Lennon with Paul McCartney & George Harrison

11 - Mean Mr. Mustard

Lead vocal : John Lennon

12 - Polythene Pam

Lead vocal : John Lennon

13 - She Came In Through The Bathroom Window

Lead vocalPaul McCartney

14 - Golden Slumbers

Lead vocalPaul McCartney

15 - Carry That Weight

Lead vocalPaul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison & Ringo Star

16 - The End

Lead vocalPaul McCartney

17 - Her Majesty

Lead vocalPaul McCartney