Please consider registering
Guest
sp_LogInOut Log In sp_Registration Register

2   +   6   =  
Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search
Forum Scope


Match



Forum Options



Minimum search word length is 3 characters - maximum search word length is 84 characters
27 December 2012
2.34pm
Avatar
pepperland
vanished in the haze
Hollywood Bowl
Members
Forum Posts: 732
Member Since:
3 August 2012
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Hi, I'm desperate to know which vocal parts are who on the song Boys on PPM . I can make out Paul and Ringo and can hear another voice but I don't know if it is John or George. And on the Boys page it says John and George sing. Can anyone help?

Times I find it hard to say / With useless words getting in my waySuprised about this one.Sad about this one

27 December 2012
8.58pm
Avatar
RunForYourLife
London Palladium
Members
Forum Posts: 153
Member Since:
17 November 2011
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

It sounds like it's Ringo on lead, with the other three doing 3 part harmony the "Bob-shoo-wop" and "Yeah, yeah, boys!" parts. John & George's voices kind of blend together, but if you listen carefully, you can make out all 3. Live footage of them performing it confirms this.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v.....N6ZZiKWZYA

28 December 2012
3.17pm
Avatar
pepperland
vanished in the haze
Hollywood Bowl
Members
Forum Posts: 732
Member Since:
3 August 2012
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Thanks a lot! I really wanted to find out and I think I can hear their harmony parts now.

Times I find it hard to say / With useless words getting in my waySuprised about this one.Sad about this one

25 April 2020
5.36pm
Avatar
meanmistermustard
Here when I am. Not when I am not.
Moderator
Members

Reviewers


Moderators
Forum Posts: 23245
Member Since:
1 May 2011
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

The entire solo section on this track has to be one of the most energetic in the entire Beatles catalogue, they are completely on it right from Ringo's "Alright George". The hollering cries, Ringo's drums and George's solo are incredible. Plus some of the guitar work during the track is so good to listen to.

There are a good few Beatles that I feel I should like but for whatever reason don't. 'Boys ' is one where I feel I shouldn't like it yet get caught up in its pure rocking fun and really enjoy it. 

The following people thank meanmistermustard for this post:

Beatlebug, The Hole Got Fixed, lovelyritametermaid, Von Bontee, WeepingAtlasCedars

"I told you everything I could about me, Told you everything I could" ('Before Believing' - Emmylou Harris)

Forum Timezone: America/Chicago
Most Users Ever Online: 700
Currently Online: WeepingAtlasCedars, The Hole Got Fixed
Guest(s) 1
Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)
Top Posters:
Starr Shine?: 15907
Ron Nasty: 10825
50yearslate: 8592
Necko: 7903
AppleScruffJunior: 7212
parlance: 7111
mr. Sun king coming together: 6403
Mr. Kite: 6147
trcanberra: 6064
sir walter raleigh: 5105
Member Stats:
Guest Posters: 87
Members: 2573
Moderators: 6
Admins: 1
Forum Stats:
Groups: 3
Forums: 44
Topics: 4890
Posts: 349823
Newest Members:
LarryInc64, dennisobell78, Cameron, Legionbus, kurlykale
Moderators: Joe: 5099, Zig: 9812, meanmistermustard: 23245, Ahhh Girl: 19396, Beatlebug: 17260, The Hole Got Fixed: 7921
Administrators: Joe: 5099