Yesterday and forever: la storia dei Beatles parte quarta


Capitolo 4: la discografia

LOVE ME DO, P.S. I love you (45 giri, 5.10.62)

PLEASE PLEASE ME, Ask me why (45 giri, 11.1.63)

PLEASE PLEASE ME: I saw her standing there, Misery, Anna (go to him), Chains, Boys, Ask me why, Please please me, Love me do, P.S. I love you, Baby it’s you, Do you want to know a secret, A taste of honey, There’s a place, Twist and shout (album, 22.3.63)
FROM ME TO YOU, Thank you girl (45 giri, 12.4.63)

SHE LOVES YOU, I’ll get you (45 giri, 23.8.63)

WITH THE BEATLES: It won’t be long, All I’ve got to do, All my loving, Don’t bother me, Little child, Till there was you, Please mr. postman, Roll over Beethoven, Hold me tight, You really got a hold on me, I wanna be your man, Devil in her heart, Not a second time, Money (that’s what I want) (album, 22.11.63)

I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND, This boy (45 giri, 29.11.63)

CAN’T BUY ME LOVE, You can’t do that (45 giri, 20.3.64)

LONG TALL SALLY, I call your name, Slow down, Matchbox (45 giri e. p., 19.6.64)

A HARD DAY’S NIGHT, Things we said today (45 giri, 10.7.64)

A HARD DAY’S NIGHT: A hard day’s night, I should have known better, If I fell, I’m happy just to dance with you, And I love her, Tell me why, Can’t buy me love, Anytime at all, I’ll cry instead, Things we said today, When I get home, You can’t do that, I’ll be back (album, 10.7.64)

I FEEL FINE, She’s a woman (45 giri, 27.11.64)

BEATLES FOR SALE: No reply, I’m a loser, Baby’s in black, Rock and roll music, I’ll follow the sun, Mr. moonlight, Kansas city/Hey hey hey hey, Eight days a week, Words of love, Honey don’t, Every little thing, I don’t want to spoil the party, What you’re doing, Everybody’s trying to be my baby (album, 4.12.64)

TICKET TO RIDE, Yes it is (45 giri, 9.4.65)

HELP!, I’m down (45 giri, 23.7.65)

HELP!: Help!, The night before, You’ve got to hide your love away, I need you, Another girl, You’re going to lose that girl, Ticket to ride, Act naturally, It’s only love, You like me too much, Tell me what you see, I’ve just seen a face, Yesterday, Dizzy miss Lizzy (album, 6.8.65)

DAY TRIPPER, WE CAN WORK IT OUT (45 giri, 3.12.65)

RUBBER SOUL: Drive my car, Norwegian wood (This bird has flown), You won’t see me, Nowhere man, Think for yourself, The word, Michelle, What goes on, Girl, I’m looking through you, In my life, Wait, If I needed someone, Run for your life (album, 3.12.65)

PAPERBACK WRITER, Rain (45 giri, 10.6.66)


REVOLVER: Taxman, Eleanor Rigby, I’m only sleeping, Love you to, Here there and everywhere, Yellow submarine, She said she said, Good day sunshine, And your bird can sing, For no one, Doctor Robert, I want to tell you, Got to get you into my life, Tomorrow never knows (album, 5.8.66)


SGT. PEPPER’S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND: Sgt. Pepper’s lonely hearts club band, With a little help from my friends, Lucy in the sky with diamonds, Getting better, Fixing a hole, She’s leaving home, Being for the benefit of mr. Kite!, Within you without you, When I’m sixty-four, Lovely Rita, Good morning good morning, Sgt. Pepper’s lonely hearts club band (reprise), A day in the life (album, 1.6.67)

ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE, Baby you’re a rich man (45 giri, 7.7.67)

HELLO GOODBYE, I am the walrus (45 giri, 24.11.67)

MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR, The fool on the hill, Flying, Blue jay way, Your mother should know, I am the walrus (45 giri doppio e. p., 8.12.67) [l’edizione cd attualmente in commercio ripropone l’album “Magical Mystery tour” per come uscì a fine ’67 in America, comprensivo, cioè, dei 6 brani del doppio e.p. inglese più “Hello goodbye”, “Strawberry fields forever”, “Penny Lane”, “Baby you’re a rich man” e “All you need is love”]

LADY MADONNA, The inner light (45 giri, 15.3.68)

HEY JUDE, Revolution (45 giri, 30.8.68)

THE BEATLES: Back in the USSR, Dear Prudence, Glass onion, Obladì obladà, Wild honey pie, The continuoing story of Bungalow Bill, While my guitar gently weeps, Happiness is a warm gun, Martha my dear, I’m so tired, Blackbird, Piggies, Rocky Raccoon, Don’t pass me by, Why don’t we do it in the road, I will, Julia, Birthday, Yer blues, Mother nature’s son, Everybody’s got something to hide except me and my monkey, Sexy Sadie, Helter skelter, Long long long, Revolution 1, Honey pie, Savoy truffle, Cry baby cry, Revolution 9, Good night (doppio album, 22.11.68)

YELLOW SUBMARINE: Yellow submarine, Only a northern song, All together now, Hey bulldog, It’s all too much, All you need is love + 7 brani orchestrali di George Martin (album, 17.1.69) [l’edizione cd attualmente in commercio esclude i brani di George Martin, ma ripropone l’intera ‘songtrack’ del cartone animato aggiungendo, alle canzoni sopracitate, “Eleanor Rigby”, “Love you to”, “Lucy in the sky with diamonds”, “Think for yourself”, “Sgt. Pepper’s lonely hearts club band”, “With a little help from my friends”, “Baby you’re a rich man”, “When I’m sixty-four”, “Nowhere man”]

GET BACK, Don’t let me down (45 giri, 11.4.69)

BALLAD OF JOHN & YOKO, Old brown shoe (45 giri, 30.5.69)

ABBEY ROAD: Come together, Something, Maxwell’s silver hammer, Oh! darling, Octopus’s garden, I want you (she’s so heavy), Here comes the sun, Because, You never give me your money, Sun king, Mean mr. Mustard, Polythene Pam, She came in through the bathroom window, Golden slumbers, Carry that weight, The end, Her Majesty (album, 26.9.69)

SOMETHING, Come together (45 giri, 31.10.69)

LET IT BE, You know my name (look up the number) (45 giri, 6.3.70)

LET IT BE: Two of us, Dig a pony, Across the universe, I me mine, Dig it, Let it be, Maggie Mae, I’ve got a feeling, One after 909, The long and winding road, For you blue, Get back (album, 8.5.70)

[P.S.: tutti i lati A e B dei singoli non presenti sugli album sono reperibili su due raccolte cd, “Past masters vol. 1” e “Past masters vol. 2”. Inoltre esiste un doppio cd, “Live at the BBC”, comprendente una selezione di tutte le apparizioni radiofoniche e televisive dei Beatles, dove ci sono una trentina di inediti. Ancora, sono in commercio tre doppi cd, “Anthology 1”, “Anthology 2” e “Anthology 3”, che raccolgono demo, alternate versions e veri e propri inediti di studio dei ‘fab four’].