Tape copying: Revolution 9

Studio Two (control room), EMI Studios, Abbey Road
Engineer: Ken Scott

With Ringo Starr having left The Beatles, albeit temporarily, the work schedule for the White Album slowed somewhat towards the end of August 1968.

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This session, which took place without The Beatles and George Martin in the control room of Abbey Road's Studio Two, saw a new mono copy made of the final stereo mix of Revolution 9.

Because it would have been all but impossible to make a mono equivalent of the stereo mix of Revolution 9, it had been decided to simply copy the stereo version onto a mono tape. A first attempt had been made on 20 August, but was improved upon during this hour-long session.

US single release: Hey Jude
Tape copying: Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da, Blackbird, Not Guilty, Revolution 9
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