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19 July 2010
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A Fiendish Thingy
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Darn it, I got the word wrong... John still sings the low part on on "hiiiiide". It's the "haaaaaaand" where he abnormally sings the high. a-hard-days-night-george-2 Woops a-hard-days-night-paul-11 But still, it's weird!

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20 July 2010
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Polythene Dan
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MeanMrs.Mustard said:

 "We said our good-byes. Ah, the night before." That's Polythene Dan's favorite. Let's just do everything from Help


Yes. I agree. Very much. MeanMrs.Mustard, you is not lying!
 

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30 July 2010
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GniknuS
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Does anyone know who sings Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds the first time in the chorus? It sounds like Paul, and John sort of greets him when he gets to the word diamonds.

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30 July 2010
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MrBig
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GniknuS said:

Does anyone know who sings Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds the first time in the chorus? It sounds like Paul, and John sort of greets him when he gets to the word diamonds.


It might be John at first and then he double tracks his vocal. I'm not sure.

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30 July 2010
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GniknuS
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MrBig said:

GniknuS said:

Does anyone know who sings Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds the first time in the chorus? It sounds like Paul, and John sort of greets him when he gets to the word diamonds.


It might be John at first and then he double tracks his vocal. I'm not sure.
 

Hmm, listening to it now I think you're right about that. We really need Paul to join the forum so we can get some answers.

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16 May 2011
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My Favourite has to be You Really Got A Hold On Me. Oh, and also, Anna RULES!!!!!!!!!!!

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25 July 2017
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Nowhere Man, the harmonies make the song great.

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26 July 2017
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Yes It Is has my favorite harmonies. 

"The pump don't work cause the vandals took the handles!"

-Bob Dylan, Subterranean Homesick Blues

 

"We could ride and surf together while our love would grow"

-Brian Wilson, Surfer Girl

 

"She had rings on her fingers and bells on her shoes,
And I knew without askin' she was into the blues."

-Jerry Garcia and Robert Hunter, Scarlet Begonias

26 July 2017
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In the early years: This Boy. In the later years, Because

and in the end, the love you take is equal to the love you make

26 July 2017
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Yes It Is and You're Going To Lose That Girl are my favourites but Nowhere Man is really close.

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