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Mixing, recording: While My Guitar Gently Weeps, Long Long Long

Studio Two, EMI Studios, Abbey Road
Producer: George Martin
Engineer: Ken Scott

This lengthy recording session, lasting from 2.30pm until 7am the following morning, saw mono and stereo mixes made of George Harrison's While My Guitar Gently Weeps, and the recording of the backing track for Long, Long, Long, another Harrisong on the White Album. Read more »

Recording: While My Guitar Gently Weeps

Studio Two, EMI Studios, Abbey Road
Producer: George Martin
Engineer: Ken Scott

Although George Harrison had written a number of songs prior to and during The Beatles' 1968 trip to India, he was yet to record any for the White Album. That changed during this session, when he recorded the first version of While My Guitar Gently Weeps. Read more »