The Other Side of Abbey Road

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The Other Side of Abbey Road
George Benson The Other Side of Abbey Road.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedJune 1970
RecordedOctober 22-23 & November 4-5, 1969
StudioVan Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs
GenreJazz
Length31:36
LabelA&M
SP 3028
ProducerCreed Taylor
George Benson chronology
Tell It Like It Is
(1969)
The Other Side of Abbey Road
(1970)
Beyond the Blue Horizon
(1971)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[1]
The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide3/5 stars[2]

The Other Side of Abbey Road is a 1970 studio album by American guitarist George Benson of songs from The Beatles' 1969 album Abbey Road.[1] It was his last album for A&M Records.

Online music service Rhapsody praised the album, calling it "winning", a "delightful release", and citing it as one of their 20 favorite cover albums.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Lennon–McCartney, except "Something" and "Here Comes the Sun" by George Harrison, and "Octopus's Garden" by Richard Starkey.

No.TitleLength
1."Golden Slumbers / You Never Give Me Your Money"4:47
2."Because / Come Together"7:26
3."Oh! Darling"4:01
4."Here Comes the Sun / I Want You (She's So Heavy)"9:00
5."Something / Octopus's Garden / The End"6:22
Total length:31:36

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b The Other Side of Abbey Road at AllMusic
  2. ^ Swenson, J., ed. (1985). The Rolling Stone Jazz Record Guide. USA: Random House/Rolling Stone. p. 23. ISBN 0-394-72643-X.
  3. ^ Rhapsody’s Favorite Covers Albums Archived 2010-07-31 at the Wayback Machine Referenced August 1, 2010