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John? Or Paul?

After reading Brian Mooney's letter in the June issue, my gut told me he is correct about who is "singing the fade at 6:48".

I just listened. If I have it right, we're talking about the "well eh-na-na" vocal adlib. While I can see someone thinking this is John, to my ears it is Paul (in his "rough" voice) all the way, not just here but throughout the tune.

I suppose this can be "verified" if anyone has a copy of "Recording The Beatles", which I do not as yet.

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Barry
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P.S. Here's one that threw me: I was listening to the "Please Please Me" CD earlier this afternoon. The first tune is "I Saw Her Standing There".
John? Or Paul?

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I was listening to the "Please Please Me" CD earlier this afternoon. The first tune is "I Saw Her Standing There". John? Or Paul?

Gotta be Paul.

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Gotta be Paul.

Yes, it was Paul...with John singing back-up.

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Yup. Paul.

Not sure why I "expected" or "remembered" John doing this. That accounted for the cognitive dissonance when the track started and I thought "sounds like Paul, not John".

And I still think that's Paul (no cognitive dissonance here) on "Hey Jude".

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And I still think that's Paul (no cognitive dissonance here) on "Hey Jude".

Correct again, Barry.

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Without question it is Paul. I can hear why someone might think it is John but it is definitely Paul.

No fancy cables required.

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This is almost as bad as geeking out at a Star Trek convention.

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This is almost as bad as geeking out at a Star Trek convention.

Q'apla!

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