Way back in 1994 The Beatles put out The Beatles Live At The BBC which compiled 56
tracks of songs and 13 bits of dialog recorded between 1963 - 1965. This November Capitol
Records and Apple will release On Air - Live At The BBC Volume 2 which the New York Times reports will contain an additional 63 tracks
the Fab Four recorded for the BBC.
According to the Times, the second volume of BBC recordings will include "40 songs and 23
spoken segments, with interviews, introductions and studio banter." We'll get to hear raw
versions of big hits such as “Please Please Me,” “She Loves You," “I Want to Hold Your
Hand,” “This Boy" and “And I Love Her,” as well as previously unreleased covers including
Stephen Foster’s “Beautiful Dreamer,” “Lucille” by Little Richard, Chuck Berry’s “I’m
Talking About You" and even “Happy Birthday.”
On Air - Live At The BBC Volume 2 is due on November 11.
[Published on: 9/12/13]