News

New album includes 40 unheard Beatles tracks

New album includes 40 unheard Beatles tracks

A new album will include nearly 40 previously unreleased tracks. Photo: Associated Press

The Beatles fans are in for a treat as BBC bosses prepare to release almost 40 unheard performances by the Fab Four.

The second volume of “The Beatles Live At The BBC” is to hit stores in November, and producers have unveiled a tantalising tracklisting of never-heard-before recordings and studio chatter.

The double-album, which is a follow-up to the first volume released in 1994, contains more than 60 recordings from the BBC vaults, including 37 previously unreleased performances and 23 tracks featuring the four musicians talking to the corporation’s radio DJs.

Sir Paul McCartney says, “There’s a lot of energy and spirit. We are going for it, not holding back at all, trying to put in the best performance of our lifetimes.”

The Beatles’ On Air – Live at the BBC Volume 2 will be released on Nov. 11.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Jada Pinkett Smith signs on to ‘Magic Mike’ sequel

jada

The star says she has been cast in a role that was initially intended for a man.

in Music

Stars to pay tribute to Mavis Staples

mavisstaples

An all-star lineup will salute Staples during the I'll Take You There - Celebrating 75 Years of Mavis Staples tribute concert on Nov. 19.

in Music

Pink Floyd dedicating new album to late keyboardist

wright

The rockers are dedicating their first new album in 20 years to late band member Richard Wright.

in Entertainment

Reality TV matriarch Kris Jenner divorcing

jenners

She filed for divorce from her husband Bruce Jenner, the gold medal-winning Olympic athlete, almost a year after they announced their separation.

in Entertainment, Sports

Boxing champ Mike Tyson helped rescue a crash victim

miketyson

The former world heavyweight came to the aid of a motorcyclist who crashed on an interstate in Las Vegas last week.