Category Archives: Past Masters

Songs that originally appeared (or were most readily available) on “Past Masters” compilations

Day 272: “You Know My Name (Look Up the Number)”

When was it recorded?   May 17; Jun. 7-8, 1967; and Apr. 30, 1969

When was it first released, and on which album?   Mar. 6, 1970 as the B-side to the “Let It Be” single

Who wrote it?   Lennon (with noteworthy contribution from McCartney)

Have I heard this song before?   No

What my research dug up:

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Day 243: “This Boy”

When was it recorded?   Oct. 17, 1963

When was it first released, and on which album?   Nov. 29, 1963 as the B-side to “I Want to Hold Your Hand”

Who wrote it?   Lennon (with noteworthy contribution from McCartney)

Have I heard this song before?   No

What my research dug up:

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