Beatles 9/23/19

  • Two new versions of the Beatles‘ “Come Together” have been posted online as a teaser to the band’s deluxe 50th anniversary edition Abbey Road coming on Friday (September 27th). The two new mixes included the official remixed version of the track and the tune’s previously unissued “Take Five.”
    • Abbey Road has been newly remixed by producer Giles Martin and mix engineer Sam Okell in stereo, high res stereo, 5.1 surround, and Dolby Atmos, accompanied by 23 session recordings and demos, most of which are previously unreleased.
    • The set will be available on CD, vinyl, and all digital platforms.
  • Paul McCartney will appear tonight (September 23rd) on CBS’s The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. “Macca” will presumably talking about his new kids book, Hey Grandude!, the Beatles‘ upcoming Abbey Road 50th anniversary edition, and the soon-to-be-released Linda McCartney. Polaroids book. The Late Show with Stephen Colbert airs at 11:35 p.m. on CBS. Check your local listings for stations. (Broadway World)
  • Ringo Starr will join Jimmy Fallon and the Roots this week to tape a segment of “classroom instruments” for inclusion the week on The Tonight ShowRolling Stone posted that Ringo would be appearing on the show this week when Fallon and the band will back him on “Yellow Submarine,” but didn’t specify the date — with the official Tonight Show website also not listing which night Ringo would appear. (Rolling Stone)
  • Paul McCartney and wife Nancy Shevell were guests on Friday (September 20th) at the wedding of fashion designer Misha Nonoo and Mikey Hess, the heir of to the Hess Oil Corporation. According to reports, McCartney, Hess, and James Corden performed a “singing sketch” for Nonoo during the reception at the Villa Aurelia in Rome. Other high-profile guest attending the nuptials were Meghan Markle and Prince Harry, Harry’s cousins — England’s Princess Eugenie and Princess BeatriceKaty Perry and Orlando BloomGayle King, Hess’ best friend and best man Joshua Kushner — brother of Jared — and his wife Karlie KlossJenna Bush HagerNicky Hilton, and Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner, among others. (The Daily Mail)