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Mean Mr. Mustard (ver. 1) by Beatles - The - Piano Sheets and Free Sheet Music

  
About the Song
"Mean Mr. Mustard" is the name of a song written by John Lennon (credited to Lennon-McCartney) and performed by The Beatles on their album, Abbey Road. Written in India, John said that the song was inspired by a newspaper story about a miser who concealed his cash wherever he could in order to prevent people from forcing him to spend it. He obviously didn't think highly of the composition, as he described it in Anthology as "a bit of crap I wrote in India." A demo version of the song was recorded in May 1968 at Kinfauns, George Harrison's home in Esher, and appears on Anthology 3. In that version, Mustard's sister is named Shirley. Lennon changed it to Pam when he saw the opportunity to ease the segue into the song "Polythene Pam", which follows "Mean Mr. Mustard" on the album. According to Lennon, "In 'Mean Mr. Mustard', I said 'his sister Pam'originally it was 'his sister Shirley' in the.    Download this sheet!
About the Artist
The Beatles were a pop and rock group from Liverpool; England formed in 1960. Primarily consisting of John Lennon (rhythm gtr; vocals); Paul McCartney (bass gtr; vocals); George Harrison (lead gtr; vocals) and Ringo Starr (drums; vocals) throughout their career; The Beatles are recognised for leading the mid-1960s musical -British Invasion- into the United States.Although their initial musical style was rooted in 1950s rock and roll and homegrown skiffle; the group explored genres ranging from Tin Pan Alley to psychedelic rock. Their clothes; styles; and statements made them trend-setters; while their growing social awareness saw their influence extend into the social and cultural revolutions of the 1960s. "Mean Mr. Mustard" is the name of a song written by John Lennon (credited to Lennon-McCartney) and performed by The Beatles on their album, Abbey Road. Written in India, John said that the song was inspired by a newspaper story about a miser who concealed his cash wherever he could in order to prevent people from forcing him to spend it. He obviously didn't think highly of the composition, as he described it in Anthology as "a bit of crap I wrote in.
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