Artist : Paul McCartney
Title : Blackbird Rehearsal at EMI Studios, Abbey Road
Format : 12" One sided Acetate
Year of release : 1974
Label : EMI Studios
Additional info : A UK 12 inch 1-sided acetate on Abbey Road EMI Studios label. The label reads “18-10-74 33R.P.M 25-46 dur, Reel 1, Paul McCartney First try outs Of Blackbird”. This acetate features a rehearsal session which includes the following songs performed continuously on acoustic guitar by Paul McCartney: 5 takes of Blackbird, Blackpool, Country Dreamer, 20 Flight Rock, Peggy Sue, I’m Gonna Love You Too, an instrumental break, Sweet Little 16, Loving You and We’re Gonna Move, Paul makes introductions and various comments in between the songs. 25 minutes in duration. There are very minor jumps at three different points on the acetate. It has several visible surface scratches. The acetate looks very good minus condition and plays very good plus to excellent. Condition of the label is very good.