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The Beatles Collection
Though the Capitol Rarities album was geared toward the American market, it was also issued in several other countries, including Australia, Canada, France, Japan and New Zealand. The Rarities album has not been released on compact disc, though all but three of the tracks are now available on other Beatles CDs, especially the Beatles' 2009 mono and stereo box sets.
When the album was released Paul McCartney said it was "quite good".
All songs written by Lennon–McCartney except where noted.
- Side one
- "Love Me Do"
- "There's a Place"
- "Sie Liebt Dich"
- "And I Love Her"
- Stereo, alternate version with six-bar ending; originally issued in Germany; not available on CD. available on The Beatles Box
- Mono, with different vocals than the stereo LP; available on The Beatles in Mono
- "I'm Only Sleeping"
- Stereo, final UK Revolver mix (an early mix was released in the US)
- "I am the Walrus"
- Stereo, new mix compiled from US single and UK album mixes: six-bar intro and extra beats before the "Yellow matter custard" verse; not available on CD
- Side two
- "Penny Lane"
- Stereo, new version compiled from the German true stereo version with the US promotional mono version's extra piccolo trumpet solo added onto the ending; not available on CD. available on The Beatles Box
- "Helter Skelter"
- "Don't Pass Me By" (Starkey)
- Mono, sped-up version with different violin in places; available on The Beatles in Mono
- "The Inner Light" (Harrison)
- "Across the Universe"
- "You Know My Name (Look Up the Number)"
- "Sgt. Pepper Inner Groove"
- Stereo, a piece that ended the original British release of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band but was not included on the American version of the album. It consists of a few seconds of 15 kilohertz tone (similar to a dog whistle) followed by two seconds of laughter and noise on the runout groove. The tone is not included on this album but the laughter and noise are featured just before the actual runout groove. It has since been restored, including the high-pitch tone, for all worldwide CD and cassette versions of Sgt. Pepper as well as the 2012 vinyl remaster of the LP.