September 1967

Filming: Magical Mystery Tour

The filming of The Beatles’ Magical Mystery Tour was mostly done in two week-long periods. The first began on this day.

Recording, mixing: Flying

Studio Two, EMI Studios, Abbey Road Producer: George Martin Engineer: Geoff Emerick One of The Beatles’ requirements for the Magical Mystery Tour project was the creation of enough music for the soundtrack. In addition to the songs, they also worked on several pieces of incidental music. One of these was Flying, which was recorded on… Read more »

Recording: Blue Jay Way

Studio Two, EMI Studios, Abbey Road Producer: George Martin Engineer: Geoff Emerick Following the initial session on 6 September 1967, work continued on George Harrison‘s song Blue Jay Way.

Recording: I Am The Walrus

Studio One, EMI Studios, Abbey Road Producer: George Martin Engineer: Geoff Emerick Following the death of Brian Epstein on 27 August 1967, The Beatles regrouped at Paul McCartney‘s London home on 1 September 1967, where the decision was made to continue work on the Magical Mystery Tour project.