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July 17, 2009

Song of the Day

“She’s leaving home” by the Beatles.

My father put this one in my head by sending me a link to it on Last.FM. Who knew my dad was cool enough to know about Last.FM?

Posted by Karol at 01:27 PM |
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You know all the Beatles’ albums up to (and including) the White album had different mono and stereo mixes, right?
Many of the songs the difference isn’t that big of a deal. Except perhaps for Help! (the mono mix uses a completely different vocal take), “She’s Leaving Home” has the most notable difference–the mono mix runs notably faster.
I’ve always thought the stereo version seemed to drag a bit, and so this is a notable improvement IMO. Check it out:

Posted by: Nobody knows I'm a sock puppet at July 17, 2009 at 9:47 pm
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