Beatles Medley

Sundays at 6:30 p.m. on IPR News/Studio One and Fridays at 2:30 p.m. on Studio One online

Enjoy half an hour of uninterrupted material from one of the most influential rock and roll bands in history. Hear rare material and familiar masterpieces recorded by John, Paul, George and Ringo as The Beatles. In addition, hear music created by the boys from Liverpool as solo artists and as leaders of bands like The Plastic Ono Band, The Traveling Wilburys and Wings.

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THE BEATLES-I'LL GET YOU/SHE LOVES YOU/I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND

RINGO STARR-BAMBOULA

THE BEATLES-I ME MINE/I'VE GOT A FEELING/ONE AFTER 909

PAUL MC CARTNEY-I GOT STUNG

THE BEATLES-BAD BOY/YES IT IS

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

This week's playlist was submitted by Iowa State University student Rachel Brandt

THE BEATLES-HER MAJESTY/TICKET TO RIDE/SHE CAME IN THROUGH THE BATHROOM WINDOW

PAUL MC CARTNEY-ALL THINGS MUST PASS

THE BEATLES-PAPERBACK WRITER/NOWHERE MAN

RINGO STARR-HAVE I TOLD YOU LATELY THAT I LOVE YOU?

THE BEATLES-MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR/PENNY LANE/STRAWBERRY FIELDS FOREVER

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

This week's Medley was suggested by Waterloo listener Dale Shaw

PAUL MC CARTNEY-TAKE IT AWAY

JOHN LENNON-STARTING OVER

THE BEATLES-KANSAS CITY/HEY HEY HEY HEY

JOHN LENNON-READY TEDDY/RIP IT UP

THE BEATLES-REVOLUTION

WINGS-HELEN WHEELS

JOHN LENNON-INTUITION

GEORGE HARRISON-DREAM AWAY

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

My annual Birthday Beatles Medley

THE BEATLES-WHEN I'M 64/BIRTHDAY/I'M DOWN

JOHN LENNON-HOW DO YOU SLEEP?

THE BEATLES-TOMORROW NEVER KNOWS/TAXMAN/HEY BULLDOG

JON LENNON-GOD

THE BEATLES-CRY FOR A SHADOW (EXCERPT)

This week's medley originally aired 11/8/15. Check that week's playlist for a complete list of songs

This Medley originally aired 12/21/14

THE BEATLES-CHRISTMAS TIME/1964 FAN CLUB XMAS MESSAGE

PAUL MC CARTNEY-THE CHRISTMAS SONG

THE BEATLES-I FEEL FINE/1966 FAN CLUB XMAS MESSAGE/HELLO GOODBYE

RINGO STARR-THE LITTLE DRUMMER BOY

PAUL MC CARTNEY-RUDOLPH THE RED NOSED REGGAE (EXCERPT)

This week's Medley was suggested by Mason City listener Bill Schmiedeskamp with the them The Beatles as a cover band

THE BEATLES-ROLL OVER BEETHOVEN/SLOW DOWN/WORDS OF LOVE

GEORGE HARRISON-IF NOT FOR YOU

THE BEATLES-ANNA/MATCHBOX/DEVIL IN HER HEART

JOHN LENNON-STAND BY ME

THE BEATLES-LONG TALL SALLY/TWIST AND SHOUT

THE BEATLES-CRY FOR A SHADOW

THE BEATLES-I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND/I FEEL FINE/HELP

PAUL MC CARTNEY-I'LL GIVE YOU A RING

PAUL MC CARTNEY-SIMPLE AS THAT

THE BEATLES-WE CAN WORK IT OUT/PENNY LANE/THE BALLAD OF JOHN AND YOKO

Holiday season kickoff

WINGS-LET 'EM IN

THE BEATLES-SAVOY TRUFFLE/CHRISTMAS TIME IS HERE AGAIN/I DON'T WANT TO SPOIL THE PARTY

JOHN LENNON-COLD TURKEY (EXCERPT)

THE BEATLES-STRAWBERRY FIELDS FOREVER/ALL TOGETHER NOW/A TASTE OF HONEY

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

The latest Paul McCartney remixed/remastered reissues are out, Tug of War and Pipes of Peace. They're featured in this Medley.

PAUL MCCARTNEY-EBONY & IVORY (demo)/EBONY & IVORY (solo version)/TUG OF WAR (remix)

THE BEATLES-GET BACK (Naked version)

PAUL MCCARTNEY-SAY SAY SAY (2015 Remix)/AVERAGE PERSON (Demo)/PIPES OF PEACE

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

This Halloween soundscape originally aired 10/28/12

THE BEATLES-I AM THE WALRUS/BLUE JAY WAY/DEVIL IN HER HEART

RINGO STARR-SPOOKY WEIRDNESS

THE BEATLES-OCTOPUS'S GARDEN/EVERYBODY'S GOT SOMETHING TO HIDE EXCEPT FOR ME AND MY MONKEY/THE INNER LIGHT

JOHN LENNON-MY MUMMY'S DEAD

THE BEATLES-WHAT'S THE NEW MARY JANE

PAUL MC CARTNEY-OOBU JOOBU

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

No theme, totally at random

THE BEATLES-TWO OF US/AND YOUR BIRD CAN SING/GOT TO GET YOU INTO MY LIFE

JOHN LENNON-CRIPPLED INSIDE

THE BEATLES-THE FOOL ON THE HILL/PENNY LANE/ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE

TRAVELING WILBURYS-TWEETER & THE MONKEY MAN

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

This week's theme is Ringo, John, Paul, George, repeat

RINGO STARR-RORY & THE HURRICANES

THE BEATLES-IF I FELL/LET IT BE (NAKED)

GEORGE HARRISON-THIS IS LOVE

THE BEATLES-BOYS

JOHN LENNON-BE BOP A LULA

PAUL MC CARTNEY-APPRECIATE

THE BEATLES-DON'T BOTHER ME

THE BEATLES-CRY FOR A SHADOW (EXCERPT)

This Medley originally aired 8/23/15 and was suggested by the Cozad Family of the Quad Cities

THE BEATLES-HEY JUDE/ROCK & ROLL MUSIC/FOR NO ONE

GEORGE HARRISON-GIVE ME LOVE

THE BEATLES-BABY'S IN BLACK/DR. ROBERT/DIG IT

JOHN LENNON-INSTANT KARMA

THE BEATLES-PENNY LANE

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

Totally at my whim/random picks. I LOVE my job! bd

THE BEATLES-I'M DOWN/WHAT YOU'RE DOING/THE NIGHT BEFORE

GEORGE HARRISON-SUE ME, SUE YOU BLUES

THE BEATLES-BACK IN THE USSR/CRY BABY CRY/DON'T PASS ME BY

JOHN LENNON-OH MY LOVE

THE BEATLES-ANY TIME AT ALL

THE BEATLES-CRY FOR A SHADOW (EXCERPT)

This Medley originally aired March 29, 2015

THE BEATLES-MONEY/I WANNA BE YOUR MAN/IT'S ONLY LOVE

RINGO STARR-IT DON'T COME EASY

THE BEATLES-COME TOGETHER/WHEN I'M 64

GEORGE HARRISON-WHEN WE WAS FAB

THE BEATLES-I CALL YOUR NAME

THE BEATLES-CRY FOR A SHADOW (EXCERPT)

I can't seem to shake my new found interest in Ringo!

THE BEATLES-MATCHBOX

RINGO STARR-VERTICLE MAN/NOT LOOKING BACK/I'M THE GREATEST

THE BEATLES-WHAT GOES ON

RINGO STARR-TOUCH AND GO/CONFIRMATION/BYE BYE BLACKBIRD

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

This week's Medley was suggested by listener Laura Larkin in celebration of her fiance's birthday

THE BEATLES-HERE, THERE AND EVERYWHERE/I SHOULD HAVE KNOWN BETTER/LOVELY RITA

PAUL MC CARTNEY-WATERFALLS

THE BEATLES-WILD HONEY PIE/A TASTE OF HONEY

PAUL MC CARTNEY-TEMPORARY SECRETARY

THE BEATLES-THINGS WE SAID TODAY/HEY BULLDOG/P. S. I LOVE YOU

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

This week's Medley was suggested by San Antonio TX listener Paul DuBay with the theme "All Beatles"

THE BEATLES-ALL MY LOVING/ANY TIME AT ALL

PAUL MC CARTNEY-ALL MY TRIALS/THAT'S ALL RIGHT, MAMA

RINGO STARR-AFTER ALL THESE YEARS/ALL IN THE NAME OF LOVE

THE BEATLES-GLAD ALL OVER/ALL THINGS MUST PASS/ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

This Medley is comprised of song #3 on each CD used!

THE BEATLES-I'M ONLY SLEEPING/LUCY IN THE SKY WITH DIAMONDS/FOR YOU BLUE (NAKED VERSION)

GEORGE HARRISON-CHEER DOWN

THE BEATLES-ANNA/YOU'VE GOT TO HIDE YOUR LOVE AWAY/PAPERBACK WRITER

RINGO STARR-MINDFIELD

THE BEATLES-IF I FELL

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

This Week's Medley was submitted by The Cozad Family from the Quad Cities, with all the songs either in the key of F or A or B!

THE BEATLES-HEY JUDE/ROCK & ROLL MUSIC/FOR NO ONE

GEORGE HARRISON-GIVE ME LOVE

THE BEATLES-BABY'S IN BLACK/DR. ROBERT/DIG IT

JOHN LENNON-INSTANT KARMA

THE BEATLES-PENNY LANE

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

This week's Medley originally aired 3/22/15, check that week's playlist for a complete list of songs

The Beatles Medley July 26

Jul 25, 2015

This week's Medley originally aired 3/15/15. Check that week's playlist for a complete list of songs

The Beatles Medley July 19

Jul 19, 2015

It's the annual summer trip to the movies with The Fabs!

THE BEATLES-A HARD DAYS NIGHT/AND I LOVE HER/TELL ME WHY

THE GEORGE MARTIN ORCH-ANOTHER HARD DAYS NIGHT

THE BEATLES-HELP/I NEED YOU/ANOTHER GIRL

THE GEORGE MARTIN ORCH-THE BITTER END/YOU CAN'T DO THAT

THE BEATLES-BLUE JAY WAY/HELLO GOODBYE

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

The Beatles Medley July 12

Jul 18, 2015

This week's Medley was suggested by Iowa City listener Penny McKean with the theme: The Beatles-Exploring The Cosmos. This Medley originally aired 5/3/15

THE BEATLES-MR. MOONLIGHT/LUCY IN THE SKY WITH DIAMONDS/HERE COMES THE SUN

PAUL MC CARTNEY & WINGS-VENUS & MARS

THE BEATLES-GOOD DAY SUNSHINE/FOOL ON THE HILL

GEORGE HARRISON-HERE COMES THE MOON

THE BEATLES-ACROSS THE UNIVERSE

JOHN LENNON-IMAGINE

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

The Beatles Medley July 5

Jul 6, 2015

This week's Medley celebrates Ringo Starr's 75th birthday on July 7

RINGO STARR-RIGHT SIDE OF THE ROAD

THE BEATLES-I WANNA BE YOUR MAN

RINGO STARR-BAMBOULA

THE BEATLES-HONEY DON'T

RINGO STARR-YOU BRING THE PARTY DOWN

THE BEATLES-MATCHBOX

RINGO STARR-ISLAND IN THE SUN/POSTCARDS FROM PARADISE

THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)

The Beatles Medley June 28

Jun 29, 2015

This week's Medley was suggested by Iowa State University prof Christopher Chase with the theme Apple Obscurities. This show originally aired May 31, 2015

GEORGE HARRISON-YOU

RINGO STARR-WHISPERING GRASS

JACKIE LOMAX-SOUR MILK SEA

DORIS TROY-AIN'T THAT CUTE

MARY HOPKINS-GOODBYE

BILL ELLIOTT & THE ELASTIC OZ BAND-GOD SAVE US

RINGO STARR-COOCHY COOCHY

PAUL MC CARTNEY-COME & GET IT (DEMO)

The Beatles Medley June 21

Jun 21, 2015

This week's Medley was suggested by Cedar Rapids listener Matt Brandt, compiled from some of his favorite Fab tunes

THE BEATLES-YOU'VE GOT TO HIDE YOUR LOVE AWAY/IT'S ONLY LOVE/YOU NEVER GIVE ME YOUR MONEY

WINGS-NINETEEN HUNDRED AND EIGHTY FIVE

JOHN LENNON-INSTANT KARMA

THE BEATLES-GOOD MORNING/SGT. PEPPER'S LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND (REPRISE)/A DAY IN THE LIFE

THE BEATLES-CRY FOR A SHADOW (EXCERPT)

The Beatles Medley June 14

Jun 14, 2015

This week's Medley was suggested by Paul DuBay, who listens to IPR via streamed audio in San Antonio TX, honoring his favorite Beatle, Paul McCartney's 73rd birthday on June 18th

WINGS-HELEN WHEELS

THE BEATLES-HALLELUJAH, I LOVE HER SO/ANOTHER GIRL

PAUL MC CARTNEY-FLAMING PIE

PAUL MC CARTNEY-SAVE US

PAUL MC CARTNEY-THAT WAS ME

THE BEATLES-PENNY LANE/SHE'S A WOMAN

PAUL MC CARTNEY-GREAT COCK AND SEAGULL RACE

PAUL MC CARTNEY-TWENTY FLIGHT ROCK

The Beatles Medley June 7

Jun 7, 2015

This week's Medley was picked out by Charles City listener Bruce Eldridge with every song having the word Love in the title

THE BEATLES-SHE LOVES YOU/ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE/AND I LOVE HER

PAUL MC CARTNEY-MY LOVE

THE BEATLES-P S I LOVE YOU/CAN'T BUY ME LOVE/LOVE ME DO

GEORGE HARRISON-GIVE ME LOVE

JOHN LENNON-LOVE

THE BEATLES-CRY FOR A SHADOW (EXCERPT)

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