|Holy Grails, Upgrades & Reconstructions Vol. 5 (DVD/CD) - Front Cover||Holy Grails, Upgrades & Reconstructions Vol. 5 (DVD/CD) - Rear Cover|
|Label||His Master's Choice|
|Catalogue No.||HMC 051|
|Release date||November 2018|
|Total time||The DVD - 79 minutes 10 seconds
The C.D. - 64 minutes 42 seconds
TMOQ Gazette - Volume 39
Contains Previously Unreleased Audio & Video Material
It contains a DVD of studio sessions and a very unusual public appearance.
The 24 page stiff card booklet for the TMOQ Gazette has a more detailed write-up from which the above was extracted.
3 Chapters - total: 87:44
|1||Oh My Love||Recorded 21st May 1971
Imagine recording session.
Time-coded and watermarked, this version has been enhanced to full screen.
|2||How Do You Sleep||Recorded 21st May 1971
Imagine recording session.
A clean picture said to have never been bootlegged, nor well circulated.
|3||Ken Dewey Memorial Service||16th September 1971
John plays "air guitar", Yoko screeches.
They walk off. And that's as good as it gets.
|1||Love||Acoustic guitar & piano (Take 31)
John actually passes through the song twice
|2||Love||Acoustic guitar & piano (Take 32 - unannounced)
John and Phil agree not a very good run through.
|4||Hold On||Take 1
Nothing more than a loose run through
|5||Hold On||Levels test (Ringo, Klaus and John)
Another loose run through with levels going up and down
|6||Hold On||Take 2 - with Ringo and John chatter at the start||2:49|
|7||Hold On||Take 3
Breakdown, Bass levels and arrangement review
(no real take at all)
|8||Hold On||Take 4
John stops as he realises he hasn't worked out the ending.
|9||Hold On||Take 5||1:50|
|10||Hold On||Take 6 (actually called)
John jokes about counting it in ....
"This is folk blues from the north of Liverpool, it's not Mantovani"
|11||Hold On||Take 7
"I've got better things to do than listen to it all night" ...
"Hold on Jock, take fart"
|12||Hold On||Take 8
"If I could do it without singing it, it'd be better ...."
Realises he's slightly out of tune and a backing track might be better laid down ...
|13||Hold On||Take 9 (Backing track - occasional guide vocal)||1:54|
|14||Hold On||Take 10 (Backing track - occasional guide vocal)||1:52|
|15||Hold On||Take 11 (false start) - Take 12 (another backing track)||2:03|
|16||Brief studio chatter||John "Are we on ?" as Ringo gets a tea.||0:12|
|17||Look At Me/Hold On||John stops "Ok, that's another day"||1:35|
|18||Hold On||Take 13 - John mistake, and headphone issue||0:37|
|19||Hold On||Take 14
Breakdown - John accidentally turned down guitar
|20||Hold On||Take 15 (Backing track - occasional guide vocal)
John not happy with guitar sound
|21||Hold On||Take 16 (Backing track - slower)||2:01|
|22||Hold On||Take 17
(With "Don't Let Me Down" lick)
|23||Hold On||Take 18
Voice levels and consults Yoko for tempo, and a joint
|24||Hold On||Take 19
John, "piss on a cow"
Blues Jam #1 - "I didn't like that - stop the tape"
|25||Hold On||Take 20||0:36|
|26||Hold On||Blues jam #2 (much longer than the 10 seconds of jam #1)||3:28|
|27||Hold On||Take 21||2:37|
|28||Hold On||Take 22 (Backing track - occasional guide vocal)||1:56|
|29||Hold On||Blues Jam #3||2:55|
|30||Glad All Over||The Carl Perkins song - with John barely remembering a word||1:26|
|31||Hold On||Take 23 (Backing track - occasional guide vocal)
The Take number is heard on this one.
|32||Hold On||Take 24
Very similar to previous take with just a little more vocal.
"I'd like to try that again" .... "I'm getting crimp".
|33||Hold On||Take 25 - Take 26
Take 25 quickly breaks down as they continue into 26
|34||Hold On||Take 27 (False start) - Take 28 (Breaks down)||0:50|
|35||Hold On||Take 29 (in style of "I Found Out")||1:12|
|36||Hold On||Take 30 (Take is called)
John complains about cramp in his wrist
|37/font>||Hold On||Take 31 (Backing track)||1:54|
|38||Hold On||Take 32||0:21|
|39||Hold On||Take 33
The final take upon which John will overdub a second vocal
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