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Re: The End Is Nigh!

PostPosted: Sat Dec 22, 2012 1:24 pm
by Adam Blake
john poole wrote:Al Kooper has suggested that it was probably Paul playing the (much mentioned on SoTW) solo on 'Baby It's You' by the Shirelles.


Aaah... I always thought it was Burt himself - if not God... (sigh...)

Re: The End Is Nigh!

PostPosted: Sun Dec 23, 2012 12:08 pm
by john poole
Adam Blake wrote: I always thought it was Burt himself - if not God... (sigh...)

I'd imagine Burt would certainly have created the part, but I believe his usual practice, after playing with the musicians when they ran through the song, was to either conduct or sit with the engineer when recording.