Posts Categorized: Studio

Recording, mixing: Night And Day by Ringo Starr

Studio Three, EMI Studios, Abbey Road Producer: George Martin Ringo Starr began recording his first studio album, Sentimental Journey, on this day. He recorded Night And Day in two sessions, with George Martin producing.

Mixing: Live Peace In Toronto 1969 by Plastic Ono Band

Studio Three (control room), EMI Studios, Abbey Road Engineer: Geoff Emerick A second mixing session for the debut Plastic Ono Band album Live Peace In Toronto 1969 took place on this day, following an earlier one on 25 September 1969.

Mixing: Across The Universe

Room 4, EMI Studios, Abbey Road Producer: George Martin Engineer: Jeff Jarratt The Beatles had agreed to allow Across The Universe to be included on the World Wildlife Fund’s album No One’s Gonna Change My World. To this end, the song was given two stereo mixes on this day.

Mixing: Cold Turkey by Plastic Ono Band

Room Four, EMI Studios, Abbey Road Producer: John Lennon Stereo mixes of Cold Turkey, the second single by the Plastic Ono Band, were made on this day at EMI Studios.

Recording: Cold Turkey by Plastic Ono Band

Trident Studios, London Producers: John Lennon, Yoko Ono Despite having recorded 26 takes of Cold Turkey at EMI Studios on 25 September 1969, John Lennon decided the recording was not good enough to be the Plastic Ono Band’s second single.

Recording: Cold Turkey by Plastic Ono Band

Studio Three (control room), EMI Studios, Abbey Road Producers: John Lennon, Yoko Ono The first version of Cold Turkey, the second single by the Plastic Ono Band, was recorded on this day.

Mixing: Live Peace In Toronto 1969 by Plastic Ono Band

Studio Three (control room), EMI Studios, Abbey Road Engineer: Geoff Emerick Two sessions involving the Plastic Ono Band took place on this day. The first was from 10am-1.45pm, and saw the creation of stereo mixes for the Live Peace In Toronto 1969 album.

Paul McCartney performs on Badfinger’s Rock Of All Ages

IBC Studios, London Producers: Paul McCartney, Mal Evans Paul McCartney assisted in a number of sessions for Badfinger’s album Magic Christian Music in 1968 and 1969, producing several songs and writing Come And Get It. Rock Of All Ages, the b-side to the Come And Get It single, was recorded on this day. McCartney co-produced… Read more »

Mixing: What’s The New Mary Jane

Studio Three (control room), EMI Studios, Abbey Road Producer: Malcolm Davies Engineer: Tony Clark With The Beatles’ final recorded album, Abbey Road, complete and awaiting release, the group members largely turned to other projects.

Mixing, editing: I Want You (She’s So Heavy)

Studios Two and Three, EMI Studios, Abbey Road Producer: George Martin Engineers: Geoff Emerick, Phil McDonald Having begun work on it six months previously, The Beatles finally finished John Lennon‘s I Want You (She’s So Heavy) on this day. It was also the final occasion on which all four members of the group were inside… Read more »

Mixing: You Never Give Me Your Money

Studio Two (control room), EMI Studios, Abbey Road Producer: George Martin Engineers: Geoff Emerick, Phil McDonald You Never Give Me Your Money was completed during this mixing session, which took place in the control room of Abbey Road’s Studio Two from 2.30-9.15pm.