Fully revised and updated originally published as a hard day’s Write, The Complete Beatles Songs is the only volume that contains a complete set of printed lyrics to all of the Beatles' songs, used with exclusive permission from the band's music publisher SonyATV. The result is a unique, authoritative, and compelling masterpiece that chronicles the untold story of the Beatles themselves, for faithful fans and new generations discovering their music for the first time.
It also includes new information on many songs, plus brand-new stories and revelations, as well as 200 black-and-white and color photographs-many exclusive to the book. A lavishly illustrated, rollicking account of the real people and events that inspired the Beatles' songs, now fully updated and revised by renowned Beatles expert and music journalist Steve Turner—the definitive analysis of the music and influences of the world's most successful and popular rock-and-roll band and the only volume that contains a complete set of printed lyrics to all of the Beatles' songs.
The Complete Beatles Songs: The Stories Behind Every Track Written by the Fab Four - Who was "just 17" and made paul's "heart go boom"?was there really an eleanor rigby?where's penny lane?what inspired "happiness is a Warm Gun"?Why was Paul the "walrus"?What inspired the lyrics to Ringo's "Octopus's Garden"?Arranged chronologically by album, Paul McCartney, The Complete Beatles Songs examines the inspiration behind the group's writing and discusses every song created by John Lennon, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr.
All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Beatles Release 9/22/13Black Dog & Leventhal - This first-of-its-kind book draws upon decades of research, the recording process, as music historians Margotin and Guesdon recount the circumstances that led to the composition of every song, and the instruments used. Here, which he bought for £100 in 1960 in hamburg, we learn that one of John Lennon's favorite guitars was a 1958 Rickenbacker 325 Capri, Germany.
1970 - is dissected, and analyzed by two music historians in this lively, discussed, fully illustrated work. All the songs delves deep into the history and origins of the Beatles and their music. The hundreds of photographs throughout the book include rare black-and-white publicity stills, images of Beatles instruments, and engaging shots of the musicians in-studio.
All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Beatles Release 9/22/13 - All the songs is the must-have book for the any true Beatles fan. 1963 to "the long and Winding Road" U. S. Black dog Leventhal Publishers. And the authors reveal that when the beatles performed "I Want to Hold Your Hand" on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1964, John's microphone wasn't turned on, so viewers heard only Paul singing.
. We also learn that "love me do, took 18 takes to get right, " recorded in Abbey Road Studios in September 1962, even though it was one of the first songs John and Paul ever wrote together. Every album and every song ever released by the Beatles - from "Please Please Me" U.
The Beatles The White Album 6 CD + Blu-rayCapitol - Shrink-wrapped. Black dog Leventhal Publishers. The beatles have now released a suite of lavishly presented White Album packages, including an expanded 6CD + Blu-ray package. For 50 years, the white album has invited its listeners to venture forth and explore the breadth and ambition of its music, delighting and inspiring each new generation in turn.
. The album's 30 tracks are newly mixed by producer Giles Martin and mix engineer Sam Okell in stereo and 5. 1 surround audio, joined by 27 early acoustic demos and 50 session takes, most of which are previously unreleased in any form.
The Rolling Stones All the Songs: The Story Behind Every TrackBlack Dog & Leventhal - Packed with more than 500 photos, all the songs is also filled with stories fans treasure, such as how the mobile studio they pioneered was featured in Deep Purple's classic song "Smoke on the Water" or how Keith Richards used a cassette recording of an acoustic guitar to get the unique riff on "Street Fighting Man.
Black dog Leventhal Publishers. Shrink-wrapped. Organized chronologically by album, this massive, 704-page hardcover begins with their 1963 eponymous debut album recorded over five days at the Regent Studio in London; through their collaboration with legendary producer Jimmy Miller in the ground-breaking albums from 1968 to 1973; to their later work with Don Was, who has produced every album since Voodoo Lounge.
Black Dog Leventhal. While much is known about this iconic group, few books provide a comprehensive history of their time in the studio. In the rolling stones all the songs, authors margotin and Guesdon describe the origin of their 340 released songs, details from the recording studio, what instruments were used, and behind-the-scenes stories of the great artists who contributed to their tracks.
The Rolling Stones All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Track - Since 1963, the rolling stones have been recording and touring, selling more than 200 million records worldwide. Comprehensive visual history of the "world's greatest Rock & Roll Band" as told through the recording of their monumental catalog, including 29 studio and 24 compilation albums, and more than a hundred singles.
Bob Dylan: All the Songs - the Story Behind Every TrackBlack Dog & Leventhal - Black Dog Leventhal. Organized chronologically by album, margotin and Guesdon recount the inspiration behind Dylan's recorded songs, what instruments he used, what went on in the recording studio, and behind-the-scenes account of the great artists who worked with Dylan. All the songs is the most comprehensive exploration of Bob Dylan's Nobel Prize-winning music and lyrics yet, album, with the behind-the-scenes look at the studio recording session, and every single released during his remarkable 50+ year career.
This new york times-bestselling, definitive book captures in words and photos Dylan's creative process and his organic, unencumbered style of recording. Packed with stories, many unfamiliar even to his most fervent fans, Bob Dylan All the Songs profiles his 492 released songs. Black dog Leventhal Publishers.
Bob Dylan: All the Songs - the Story Behind Every Track - Shrink-wrapped. Black dog Leventhal Publishers. Lyrics and accounts of the recording sessions are accompanied by classic photos, both in and out of the studio, to create a true Dylan treasury. Bob dylan: all the songs is the comprehensive record of the singer-songwriter's career which defined an era and delighted fans for more than 50 years.
Beatles '66: The Revolutionary YearEcco - Ecco Press. Shrink-wrapped. This was the year the beatles risked their popularity by retiring from live performances, experimenting with avant-garde ideas, recording songs that explored alternative states of consciousness, and speaking their minds on issues of politics, war, and religion. By talking to those close to the group and by drawing on his past interviews with key figures such as George Martin, Timothy Leary, and Ravi Shankar—and the Beatles themselves—Turner gives us the compelling, definitive account of the twelve months that contained everything the Beatles had been and anticipated everything they would still become.
Pepper’s lonely Hearts Club Band. Black dog Leventhal Publishers. It was the year their records were burned in america after john’s explosive claim that the group was "more popular than Jesus, the year John met Yoko Ono, " the year they were hounded out of the Philippines for "snubbing" its First Lady, and the year Paul conceived the idea for Sgt.
Beatles '66: The Revolutionary Year - Black Dog Leventhal. On the fiftieth anniversary of this seminal year, music journalist and Beatles expert Steve Turner slows down the action to investigate in detail the enormous changes that took place in the Beatles’ lives and work during 1966. A riveting look at the transformative year in the lives and careers of the legendary group whose groundbreaking legacy would forever change music and popular culture.
They started off as hysteria-inducing pop stars playing to audiences of screaming teenage fans and ended up as musical sages considered responsible for ushering in a new era. Black dog Leventhal Publishers.
The Beatles AnthologyCapitol - Once a fan, always a fan--and there's no better reward for the most devoted than this comprehensive compilation! The original 8 vhs tape set spans 4 dvds and the 5th disc contains previously unseen material exclusive to this dvd package. Black Dog Leventhal. In black & white and color. Black dog Leventhal Publishers.
Shrink-wrapped. Ecco Press. Black dog Leventhal Publishers. In-depth disc boxed set pays homage to their relationships, their talent, and the impact they had on the world. Revamped from the original 1995 TV program with additional footage and previously-unseen material. It is the definitive history of one of the most influential bands of our time, told by the Beatles themselves and those who knew them best.
The Beatles Anthology - 5 dvds. With Surround Sound. The beatles' story as told by the beatles themselves. Run time 600 minutes.
The Beatles Lyrics: The Stories Behind the Music, Including the Handwritten Drafts of More Than 100 Classic Beatles SongsLittle, Brown and Company - Black Dog Leventhal. Shrink-wrapped. Ecco Press. Black dog Leventhal Publishers. These original documents have ended up scattered across the world at museums and universities and with collectors and friends. More than 100 songs and lyrics are reproduced in THE BEATLES LYRICS, providing Hunter Davies a unique platform to tell the story of the music.
The intimacy of these reproductions -- there are sections crossed out and rewritten, and words tossed into the final recordings that were never written down -- ensures that THE BEATLES LYRICS will be a treasure for musicians, scholars, and fans everywhere. Once a fan, always a fan--and there's no better reward for the most devoted than this comprehensive compilation!
The Beatles Lyrics: The Stories Behind the Music, Including the Handwritten Drafts of More Than 100 Classic Beatles Songs - In black & white and color. Black dog Leventhal Publishers. With Surround Sound. Little Brown and Company. Run time 600 minutes. The definitive book of beatles songs, shown as first written by their own hands and put into authoritative context, for the 50th anniversary of the Beatles coming to America. For the beatles, writing songs was a process that could happen anytime -- songs we all know by heart often began as a scribble on the back of an envelope or on hotel stationery.
In-depth disc boxed set pays homage to their relationships, their talent, and the impact they had on the world.
Imagine - The Ultimate CollectionCapitol - A truly unique expanded edition of one of the most iconic albums of all time. In black & white and color. Black dog Leventhal Publishers. This new edition takes us on incredibly personal journey through the entire songwriting and recording process – from the very first writing and demo sessions at John’s home studio at Tittenhurst Park through to the final co-production with Phil Spector – providing a remarkable testament of the lives of John Lennon and Yoko Ono in their own words.
Super deluxe version includes 4CDs new stereo mix, raw studio recordings, outtakes, track-by-track and 2BluRays 5.1 surround mixes, hd audio, Elements mixes, Elliot Minz audio documentary. Shrink-wrapped. With Surround Sound. Little Brown and Company. Shrink-wrapped. Limited edition Black dog Leventhal Publishers.
Imagine - The Ultimate Collection - Black Dog Leventhal. In-depth disc boxed set pays homage to their relationships, their talent, and the impact they had on the world. Revamped from the original 1995 TV program with additional footage and previously-unseen material. It is the definitive history of one of the most influential bands of our time, told by the Beatles themselves and those who knew them best.
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band 4 CD/DVD/Blu-ray ComboSuper Deluxe EdCapitol - In-depth disc boxed set pays homage to their relationships, their talent, and the impact they had on the world. Revamped from the original 1995 TV program with additional footage and previously-unseen material. It is the definitive history of one of the most influential bands of our time, told by the Beatles themselves and those who knew them best.
5 dvds. Newly mixed from the original four-track tapes, most of the material is previously unreleased. The album is newly mixed by giles martin and engineer sam Okell in stereo, and guided by the original, sourced directly from the four-track masters at Abbey Road Studios in London, Beatles-preferred mono mix produced by his father, George Martin.
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band 4 CD/DVD/Blu-ray ComboSuper Deluxe Ed - Shrink-wrapped. Pepper, including interviews with Paul, George and Ringo and fascinating in-the-studio footage introduced by George Martin. Shrink-wrapped. Pepper's lonely hearts Club Band, a groundbreaking masterwork that became popular music's most universallyacclaimed album. And much more. Ecco Press. Shrink-wrapped.
Black Dog Leventhal. This extensive collection gives an unprecedented insight into how The Beatles made their ground-breaking album.
Sgt. Pepper at Fifty: The Mood, the Look, the Sound, the Legacy of the Beatles' Great MasterpieceSterling - Black Dog Leventhal. Pepper at fifty provides an in-depth critique of the album, by looking at the unique cultural circumstances that led to its creation; examining the rich assemblage of influences that informed its sound; exploring the landmark cover art, which continues to inspire debate and intrigue; and assessing the record’s enduring legacy as the pinnacle of British pop.
Pepper's lonely hearts Club Band remains a cornerstone of The Beatles' career. Regularly cited as one of the greatest albums of all time. Black & white and color photos throughout. Hardcover. 176 pages. A celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Beatles’ mind-blowing landmark album: Sgt. Once a fan, always a fan--and there's no better reward for the most devoted than this comprehensive compilation!
Sgt. Pepper at Fifty: The Mood, the Look, the Sound, the Legacy of the Beatles' Great Masterpiece - Ecco Press. In black & white and color. Pepper’s lonely hearts club Band Widely regarded as one of the greatest albums of all time, Sgt. In-depth disc boxed set pays homage to their relationships, their talent, and the impact they had on the world. Revamped from the original 1995 TV program with additional footage and previously-unseen material.