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The Beatles (White Album) [VINYL]

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In sum, Martin and Showell give The Beatles more sonic consistency and tame the occasional high-frequency aggressiveness of the original.

This 4LP Deluxe ‘White Album’ release includes Martin’s new stereo album mix, sourced directly from the original four-track and eight-track session tapes.The Lennon composition " What's the New Mary Jane" was demoed at Kinfauns [156] and recorded formally (by Lennon, Harrison and Ono) during the 1968 album sessions.

Capitol, no matter US or Canadian (SEBX-11841 white vinyl is Canadian 1978 release AFAIK) always used copies, often third or sometime later copies of UK master – sound never had a chance to be as good as on UK pressings. Harrison reportedly ran around the studio holding a flaming ashtray above his head, "doing an Arthur Brown". Clapton's solo was treated with automatic double tracking to attain the desired effect; he gave Harrison the guitar he used, which Harrison later named " Lucy".Revolution 1" was the first track recorded for the album, with sessions for the backing track starting on 30 May. The positive spirit of the session disappeared immediately, and engineer Ken Scott later claimed that "you could cut the atmosphere with a knife". Pepper or Magical Mystery Tour, [181] due to the band's improved songwriting and their relying less on the studio tricks of those earlier works.

The only Western instrument available to the group during their Indian visit was the acoustic guitar, and thus many of the songs were written and first performed on that instrument.In September 2013, after the British Phonographic Industry changed their sales award rules, the album was declared as having gone platinum, meaning sales of at least 300,000 copies.

For 50 years, The White Album has invited its listeners to venture forth and explore the breadth and ambition of its music, delighting and inspiring each new generation in turn. Authors such as Fredric Jameson, Andrew Goodwin and Kenneth Womack instead situate all of the Beatles' work within a modernist stance, based either on their "artificiality" [232] or their ideological stance of progress through love and peace. Clapton was unsure about guesting on a Beatles record, but Harrison said the decision was "nothing to do with them.In addition, Harrison gave " Sour Milk Sea" to the singer Jackie Lomax, whose recording, produced by Harrison, was released in August 1968 as Lomax's debut single on Apple Records. According to the author Ian Inglis: "Whether positive or negative, all assessments of The Beatles drew attention to its fragmentary style. g] But although no singles were taken from The Beatles in Britain or America, "Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da" backed with "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" was released in other markets.

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