Annotation

In 1966, MGM Records repackaged its "The Beatles with Tony Sheridan and Guests" album for releasing on budget Metro subsidiary label. The album was re-titled and two tracks by The Titans (Flying Beat and Happy New Year Beat) were dropped.

Annotation last modified on 2013-10-17 20:08 UTC.

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
A1 My Bonnie (My Bonnie Lies Over the Ocean)
The Beatles with Tony Sheridan 3 2:07
A2 Cry For A Shadow
The Beatles with Tony Sheridan 4 2:22
A3 Johnson Rag
The Titans 1:54
A4 Swanee River
Tony Sheridan and The Beat Brothers 2:52
A5 Darktown Strutters' Ball
The Titans 2:01
B1 The Saints (When The Saints Go Marching In)
The Beatles with Tony Sheridan 4 3:14
B2 Rye Beat (Comin' Thru The Rye)
The Titans 2:02
B3 You Are My Sunshine
Tony Sheridan and The Beat Brothers 2:22
B4 Summertime Beat (In The Good Old Summertime)
The Titans 2:00
B5 Why
The Beatles with Tony Sheridan 3 2:54

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

anthem of:
Florida, United States (1935 –) (track A4)
bass guitar:
Colin Melander (tracks A4, B3)
Paul McCartney (tracks A1–A2, B1, B5)
drums:
Pete Best (original drummer in The Beatles) (tracks A1–A2, B1, B5)
guitar:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track A1)
Tony Sheridan (tracks A1, A4, B3)
guitar [lead guitar]:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks A2, B1, B5)
guitar [rhythm guitar]:
Tony Sheridan (tracks B1, B5)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A2, B1, B5)
saxophone:
Ricki Barnes (saxophone) (tracks A4, B3)
piano:
Roy Young (tracks A4, B3)
background vocals:
George Harrison (The Beatles) (tracks A1, B5)
John Lennon (Beatle) (tracks A1, B5)
Paul McCartney (tracks A1, B5)
composer:
Guy Hall (track A3)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track A2)
Henry Kleinkauf (track A3)
Jack Lawrence (US songwriter) (track A3)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks A1, B1–B2)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track A2)
Stephen Foster (composer) (1851) (track A4)
George Evans (WWII era) (1902) (track B4)
Shelton Brooks (1917) (track A5)
lead vocals:
Tony Sheridan (tracks A1, A4, B1, B3, B5)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks A1, B1)
Robert Burns (18th century Scottish poet/lyricist) (1782) (track B2)
Stephen Foster (composer) (1851) (track A4)
Ren Shields (1902) (track B4)
Shelton Brooks (1917) (track A5)
other vocals [yell]:
Paul McCartney (track A2)
producer:
Bert Kaempfert (German easy listening and jazz-orientated orchestra leader, music producer, and songwriter, 1923-1980) (tracks A1–A2, B1, B5)
publisher:
Charles E. Pratt (1881) (track A1)
sound engineer:
Karl Hinze (tracks A1–A2, B1, B5)
writer:
Bill Crompton (track B5)
Jimmie Davis (track B3)
Charles Mitchell (1940s steel-guitarist) (track B3)
Tony Sheridan (track B5)
publisher:
Carlin Music Group (track A4)
recorded at:
Friedrich-Ebert-Halle in Hamburg, Germany (1961-06-22) (tracks A2, B1, B5)
Friedrich-Ebert-Halle in Hamburg, Germany (1961-06-22 – 1961-06-23) (track A1)
Grosser Saal, Laeiszhalle in Hamburg, Germany (1961-12-21) (tracks A4, B3)
edits:
Cry for a Shadow (mono medley mix ver.1) by The Beatles (track A2)
Cry for a Shadow (mono medley mix ver.2) by The Beatles (track A2)
Swanee River (mono mix without intro) by The Beatles with Tony Sheridan (track A4)
The Saints (mono medley mix) by Tony Sheridan and The Beatles (track B1)
remix of:
The Saints (stereo mix) by Tony Sheridan & The Beat Brothers (1961) (track B1)
Why (stereo mix) by Tony Sheridan & The Beatles (1961) (track B5)
Cry for a Shadow (stereo mix) by The Beatles (1962) (track A2)
My Bonnie (stereo mix, no intro) by The Beatles with Tony Sheridan (1964) (track A1)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 13983) (track B1)
arrangements:
Old Folks at Home (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (track A4)
When the Saints Go Marching In (arrangement from “The Spiritual Medley”) (track B1)
cover recording of:
Johnson Rag (track A3)
You Are My Sunshine (track B3)
is the basis for:
My Bonny (track A1)
South Bay Surfer (track A4)
later parody versions:
Man Gaujā benzīns (track B3)
later translated versions:
スワニー河 (track A4)
你是我的陽光 (track B3)
故郷の空 (track B2)
later versions:
My Bony (track A1)
When the Saints Go Marching In (Bartholomew & Domino version) (track B1)
When the Saints Go Marching In (Louis Armstrong's version) (track B1)
When the Saints Go Marching In (Rosetta Tharpe's version) (track B1)
recording of:
Old Folks at Home (Swanee River) (track A4)
Why? (track B5)
Cry for a Shadow (1961-06-22) (track A2)
When the Saints Go Marching In (1961-06-22) (track B1)
referred to in medleys:
Vereinzelt Schauer (track B3)

Release Group

Wikidata: Q7716140 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Beatles with Tony Sheridan & Guests [info]