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    Sale 5871

    Popular Culture: Rock & Pop

    1 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 141

    The Beatles

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    The Beatles
    Two single-sided 12" mono acetates for the album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, with white Emidisc label, with typeset track listings and artist details (2)

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    The Side 1 acetate has a different running order to the 1967 released version of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Heart Club Band, the tracks are listed as follows: Sgt. Pepper's/A Little Help/Mr. Kite/Fixing A Hole/Lucy In The Sky/Getting Better/She's Leaving Home, the Side 2 acetate track listing is the same as the released version. There are several minor differences in the mix between the acetates and the released recordings.

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