October 25, 2020

Barbara Ann

From the "A Quick One" liner notes by Chris Charleworth with additions by Brian Cady.

Recorded at IBC and Pye No. 2 Studios, Aug. 30-31, 1966.

Released on the Ready Steady Who! EP. Originally recorded by The Regents whose version reached #13 in the U.S. charts in 1961. The Beach Boys’ better known cover version reached #2 in the U.S. in January 1966 and #3 in the U.K. a month later.

Engineered by Paul Clay.

From the A Quick One liner notes by Chris Charleworth with additions by Brian Cady:

Recorded at IBC and Pye No. 2 Studios, Aug. 30-31, 1966.

Released on the Ready Steady Who! EP. Originally recorded by The Regents whose version reached #13 in the U.S. charts in 1961. The Beach Boys’ better known cover version reached #2 in the U.S. in January 1966 and #3 in the U.K. a month later.

Engineered by Paul Clay.

The studio version was not released officially in the U.S. until 1985.

The Who did record a version of this for the film The Kids Are Alright in August 1977.