21 Mar 2013

Across the Universe - The Beatles (Part 5)

Jeremy Ansell introduces The Beatles, otherwise known as The White Album.

The Beatles - poster

The Beatles - poster Photo: CC0 Public Domain

Part 5: With its plain white cover and eponymous title, 1968’s The Beatles couldn’t have appeared more different from the previous year’s Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. On the two discs themselves, the music was just as essential and, in some places, even more experimental. Featuring loud and blistering heavy metal, saloon honky-tonk, an avant-garde collage and a crooning orchestral lullaby among its thirty tracks, no Beatles album is more diverse in style than what became known as The White Album.

Music Details:

Part 5: The White Album

George Martin: A Beginning - The Beatles (Apple 7243 8 34451 2 7)
Lennon/McCartney: Revolution #9 - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Wild Honey Pie - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: The Continuing Story of Bunglalow Bill - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Martha My Dear - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: I’m So Tired - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Why Don’t We Do It In The Road - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: I Will - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Birthday  - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Yer Blues - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Everybody’s Got Something To Hide ‘Cept For Me And My Monkey - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Harrison: Savoy Truffle - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Back In The USSR - The Beatles (Apple 0777 7 97039 2 0)
Lennon/McCartney: Glass Onion - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Glass Onion - The Beatles (Apple  7243 8 34451 2 7)
Lennon/McCartney: Happiness Is a Warm Gun - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Rocky Racoon - The Beatles (Apple  7243 8 34451 2 7)
Lennon/McCartney: Rocky Racoon - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: While My Guitar Gently Weeps - The Beatles (Apple 0777 7 97039 2 0)
Starkey:  Don’t Pass Me By - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Julia - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Mother Nature’s Son - The Beatles (Apple  7243 8 34451 2 7)
Lennon/McCartney: Mother Nature’s Son - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8 )
Lennon/McCartney: Dear Prudence - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8 )
Lennon/McCartney: Sexy Sadie - The Beatles (Apple  7243 8 34451 2 7)
Harrison: Piggies - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8 )
Lennon/McCartney: Blackbird - Paul McCartney (Parlophone CDP 7964132)
Lennon/McCartney: Blackbird - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Blackbird - The Beatles (Parlophone PMC 7067-8)
Lennon/McCartney: Helter Skelter - The Beatles (Parlophone CDS 7 46443 8)
Lennon/McCartney: Helter Skelter - The Beatles (Parlophone PMC 7067-8)
Lennon/McCartney: Honey Pie - The Beatles (Apple  7243 8 34451 2 7)
Lennon/McCartney: What’s the New Mary Jane  - The Beatles (Apple  7243 8 34451 2 7)
Lennon/McCartney: Revolution 9 - The Beatles (Parlophone PMC 7067-8)
Lennon/McCartney: Good Night - The Beatles (Apple  7243 8 34451 2 7)

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