This is how it should be. I get it now. The fabs in MONO, just as they intended. There is an organic feel to the music here, which dissolves a little in stereo. Some of the tracks hardly vary at all from their stereo counterparts, but when there are significant differences, they are always better in mono. For me the stand out tracks include: "Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds" which has John Lennon's vocal with a dreamy quality that isn't present on the stereo mix - "Tomorrow Never Knows" is far more "unhinged" in mono, with louder drums and louder, wilder effects which leap out of the speakers - The single mix of "Paperback Writer" has the guitars cranked up to eleven. The packaging, too, is superb and far better than the stereo remasters.
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