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The Good, the Bad and the Beatles

Artist Song Buy
Bill Cosby  Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band  buy on itunes
Flamin' Groovies  Misery  buy on itunes
Tony Mottola  Come Together  buy on itunes
Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass  All My Loving  buy on itunes
Titti Sj÷blom  Vi Kan B÷rja Om (We Can Work It Out)  buy on itunes
The First Edition  Get Back  buy on itunes
Nancy Sinatra  Day Tripper  buy on itunes
Gina X  Drive My Car  buy on itunes
Duke Errol and his Lords  A Hard Day's Night  buy on itunes
Yes  Every Little Thing  buy on itunes
Episode 6  Here There and Everywhere  buy on itunes
Sam Chalpin  I Want To Hold Your Hand  buy on itunes
Claudine Longet  Good Day Sunshine  buy on itunes
Los Dominic's  When I'm 64 / Please Please Me  buy on itunes
Tom Jones  Hey Jude  buy on itunes
The Electronic Concept Orchestra  Penny Lane  buy on itunes
The Liverpool Beats  I Saw Her Standing There  buy on itunes
Los Yaki  Michelle  buy on itunes
Danny Bonaduce  I've Just Seen a Face  buy on itunes
Noel Harrison  She's a Woman  buy on itunes
Bobby McFerrin  Blackbird  buy on itunes
The California Poppy Pickers  Yellow Submarine  buy on itunes
Sonny & Cher  Something  buy on itunes
Echo & the Bunnymen  All You Need Is Love  buy on itunes
The Mystic Moods Orchestra  Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)  buy on itunes


Inspired by the excellent mixes posted recently by Messrs. Moe and Mohr, I felt an urge to jump on the bandwagon. I decided to stick to vinyl, which should explain the preponderance of tracks from the late 60s and early 70s. There are some ridiculous (Cosby) and sublime (McFerrin) renditions here, a couple of non-English versions (Los Yaki, Titti), and a healthy dose of schmaltz (Sonny & Cher, Mystic Moods). Turn off your mind, relax and float downstream.
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Date: 8/31/2003
sweet! maybe I should throw another log on the fire, and see how long we can keep the Beatles covers going.
p the swede
Date: 9/1/2003
Titti Sj÷blom ? now this has gone too far ;)
Date: 9/1/2003
Hoochie Mama! Wonderful. Love that Claudine Longet version.
Date: 9/1/2003
Another great addition to the bandwagon! I'm with Curtis regarding Mlle Longet with a smile for Mystic Moods too.
Date: 9/1/2003
Another outstanding compi' whipping the masses to frenzy! (Hmm, still no "Glass Onion.")
Sean Lally
Date: 9/1/2003
Lenny, you're the man! I like the Groovies and Sinatra covers. And the Yes cover isn't they're normal post-second album overblown self. But for my money, no one did a better version of "Hey Jude" than Tiny Tim and the Brave Combo. Boss, man.
Scott K
Date: 9/1/2003
Yikes! I've only heard the McFerrin track, but this looks quite righteous...
Date: 9/1/2003
absolutely excellent! and a brilliant cover to boot. great work. Want to trade?
Date: 9/1/2003
Yet another great cover - you're on my short list of AotMers that I check in on just in case I missed a new mix. And as with most of your mixes, great call on the stuff I already know, which makes me think that the rest of it top notch as well. And you are the first person other than myself that I've ever seen throw the Liverpool Beats on a mix disc. And the Tater Totz (Danny Bonduce cut) are always a friend to the Beatles mix maker! I just realized that you have these available as audio files - you are just too fucking cool and user friendly.
joey de vivre
Date: 9/1/2003
Get back! is there no end to the spin-off from the fab four? I guess not, but this looks like one of the grooviest yet. -- Thanks to your kindly mp3 service I'll be downloading
most or all of these tomorrow, so please let me know if I can send you any of my mixes in thanks -
Date: 9/4/2003
How exactly did this NOT get mix of the week?? Great work!
Date: 9/4/2003
Been offline for a few days, so I missed this fantastic mix when it was first posted. Great work my friend! Are you up for a trade? It would take me two days for me to download it on my slow-ass Mac
Date: 11/8/2003
.....excellent! I missed these, whoops..sorry!
Eric Schmuckler
Date: 6/4/2004
this is fantastic, great to see another beatles cover lover. sorry i missed this first time around, your richly deserved MOTW got me looking. i'd love a copy - see if my beatles mixes tickle your fancy.
Date: 6/22/2005
Wow, this looks really great! I love unusual Beatles covers. I'd love to trade for this, let me know if you find anything of mine that you would be interested in.

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