Room 53, EMI Studios, Abbey Road
Producer: Tony Barrow
Engineer: Geoff Emerick
The Beatles’ fourth Christmas record, Pantomime: Everywhere It’s Christmas, was mixed in mono and edited for release on this day, in a session which began at 9am and ended at noon.
The song had been recorded on 25 November 1966 at the central London offices of music publisher Dick James. On this day, The Beatles’ press officer Tony Barrow was listed as the session’s producer, and he assumed the role of advising engineer Geoff Emerick about how the track should be assembled.
The Beatles’ Fourth Christmas Record – Pantomime: Everywhere It’s Christmas was sent to members of The Beatles’ UK fan club on 16 December 1966.
Also on this day...
- 2009: Paul McCartney live at Color Line Arena, Hamburg
- 1969: George Harrison live at Colston Hall, Bristol with Delaney & Bonnie
- 1969: Mixing: Lady Madonna, Rain, Octopus’s Garden
- 1969: Television: 24 Hours: The World Of John And Yoko – day one
- 1969: John Lennon is interviewed for Man Of The Decade
- 1968: US album release: Wonderwall Music by George Harrison
- 1965: George Harrison’s Gretsch guitar is destroyed
- 1964: Ringo Starr’s tonsils are removed
- 1963: Live: Grosvenor House, London
- 1963: Television: The Morecambe And Wise Show
- 1962: Live: Embassy Cinema, Peterborough
- 1961: Live: Cavern Club, Liverpool (evening)
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