The Martin 1987 Remixes | The albums | Fab forum

Please consider registering
Guest

Log In Register

Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search

— Forum Scope —

  
 

— Match —

   

— Forum Options —

   

Minimum search word length is 4 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters

The Martin 1987 Remixes
17 August 2011
6.12pm
meanmistermustard
Moderator



Forum Posts: 10531
Member Since:
1 May 2011
Online

Does anyone know why George Martin didnt remix Yes It Is, Im Down, Day Tripper and We Can Work It Out along with the Help! and Rubber Soul albums in 1987? Surely if the original album mixes werent quite right for the '87 market then it would be the same for the singles as they were mixed at the same time.

Small point that picks away at the back of my mind. Plus the original stereo mixes are far better in my opinion.

Don’t make your love suffer insecurities, trade the baggage of self to set another one free. ('Paper Skin' - Kendall Payne)
19 August 2011
12.28pm
Joe
Pepperland
Admin
Forum Posts: 3497
Member Since:
31 March 2008
Offline

No idea. It's a good point though. I'm sure there are interviews from BITD where George explains his decision.

Please don't spoil my day; I'm miles away

Can buy me love! Please consider using these links to support the Beatles Bible: Amazon | iTunes

19 August 2011
1.23pm
mr. Sun king coming together
Nowhere Land
Apple rooftop
Forum Posts: 6916
Member Since:
19 September 2010
Offline

My theory is that George Martin wasn't asked to be involved in the mastering of Past Masters, so he never thought of remixing songs that he hadn't any knowledge were being released. And Joe, here's an interview of Mr. Martin from 1987: http://abbeyrd.best.vwh.net/kozinn.htm

I tried to think of something powerful and moving… and failed.  "You were given a choice between war and dishonor - you chose dishonor, and you shall have war" - Winston Churchill
21 August 2011
9.52pm
meanmistermustard
Moderator



Forum Posts: 10531
Member Since:
1 May 2011
Online

Thanks mr sun king for the interview. I think my questions was answered by it.

Don’t make your love suffer insecurities, trade the baggage of self to set another one free. ('Paper Skin' - Kendall Payne)
Forum Timezone: Europe/London

Most Users Ever Online: 597

Currently Online: meanmistermustard, LongHairedLady, Ahhh Girl, MrMoonlight, Beatleva, Hey Jude !, Rita Eleanor
56 Guest(s)

Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)

Top Posters:

meanmistermustard: 10531

mr. Sun king coming together: 6916

Ahhh Girl: 5627

parlance: 5584

Annadog40: 4844

mithveaen: 4651

Zig: 4597

Mr. Kite: 4384

Ron Nasty: 3229

fabfouremily: 2949

Member Stats:

Guest Posters: 88

Members: 2696

Moderators: 4

Admins: 2

Forum Stats:

Groups: 3

Forums: 34

Topics: 3145

Posts: 141447

Newest Members: lematalk65, rzleromer, JonoTheFifthBeatle, LennonMcCartney, You Know My Name

Moderators: Ahhh Girl: 5627, meanmistermustard: 10531, Zig: 4597, Joe: 3497

Administrators: Joe: 3497, Ellie: 1

Members Birthdays
Today: None
Upcoming: None