TONY SHERIDAN R.I.P. 1940-2013
Tony Sheridan in 1961.
Tony Sheridan, best known as an early collaborator of The Beatles, died on February 16, 2013 in Hamburg, Germany. He was 72. Sheridan was the hard-driving rock and roll guitarist and singer teamed with the Beatles on their first recording session, when they backed him on the hoary old standard My Bonnie in 1961. The Telegraph also said Sheridan was a decisive influence on the Beatles’ early repertoire, introducing them to R&B records imported from America by artists like Little Richard which Sheridan covered in his own set.
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12 Hours To Please Me [no label, 1CD]
Recreating The Beatles Please Please Me; BBC Radio 2; February 11, 2013. Excellent radio broadcast.
On the 50th anniversary of the famous 12-hour session at Abbey Road which resulted in the Beatles’ iconic album Please Please Me, BBC Radio 2 on February 11, 2013 dedicated the day to the making of the album.
Artists such as Stereophonics, Graham Coxon, Gabrielle Aplin, Joss Stone, Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook of Squeeze, Paul Carrack, Mick Hucknall and I Am Kloot attempted to record the same songs, in the same timescale, in the same studio.
Thanks to johnrw who recorded the radio broadcast and shared the tracks at Dime.
Recorded via PCTV nanoStick T2 at 192kbps. Then edited and saved via Audacity, FLAC files at 44.1KHz.
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Track 01. Gabrielle Aplin - There’s A Place (1m 53s) (2.7MB)
Track 02. Stereophonics - I Saw Her Standing There (DJ outro) (2m 45s) (4.0MB)
Track 03. Joss Stone - A Taste Of Honey (DJ talk over at end) (2m 17s) (3.3MB)
Track 04. Ian Broudie - Do You Want To Know A Secret (2m 30s) (3.6MB)
Track 05. Paul Carrack - Misery (DJ outro) (2m 45s) (4.0MB)
Track 06. Chris Difford Glen Tilbrook Paul Jones - Please Please Me (1m 57s) (2.8MB)
Track 07. Mick Hucknall - Anna (DJ outro) (2m 47s) (4.0MB)
Track 08. The Merseybeats - Boys (2m 46s) (4.0MB)
Track 09. I Am Kloot - Chains (DJ intro and outro) (2m 28s) (3.6MB)
Track 10. Graham Coxon - Baby It’s You (2m 30s) (3.6MB)
Track 11. Beverley Knight - Twist & Shout (DJ outro) (3m 37s) (5.2MB)
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