Archived from the original on 10 February Retrieved 21 December It made the piano sound like it was about 40 pianos playing at the same time and very, very thick. The song reached No. Mixes for “Words” suffered many different problems. Retrieved August 7,
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Polydor in the UK instead chose to use the mono mix on their version of the album. I think he called it ‘limited’. Book Category Commons Portal.
Europe Eurochart Hot . South Africa Springbok . Select singles in the Format field. Retrieved 15 March None of the above people were responsible for inventing a compressed piano sound in pop music. Belgium Ultratop 50 Wallonia .
Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Retrieved 1 September US Cash Ecerlasting . As stated on ah original single release, the song was featured in the film The Mini Mobwhere it was sung by Georgie Smile an everlasting smile boyzone in an arrangement by Bill Shepherd. I wanted him to write the piano part of the song and play it because I’m not much of a pianist, but he just couldn’t keep smile an everlasting smile boyzone eyes open, so I ended up doing it myself”.
While doing so, he noticed that two short sections of backing vocal near the end of the song were on the mono mix but not on the four-track master, as if Barry added them while the mono mix was made. Some backing vocals near the end are heard only on the mono mix used on the single, some compilations, and the Studio Albums — box set.
Archived from the original on 10 February Retrieved 21 December UK Singles Chart [ citation needed ]. When I played the tape back, I had all these incredible compressed piano noises.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. January Learn how and when to remove this template message. Belgium Ultratop 50 Flanders . Belgium Ultratop 50 Flanders . Robert StigwoodBee Gees. InBill Inglot prepared an improved stereo mix. Since it was originally used only as a single, no stereo mix was made until Atlantic wanted one for the Best of Bee Gees album inwhere bogzone made its first appearance on LP.
Germany Media Control Charts . As to who got there first is open to debate. The B-side for “Words” was ” Sinking Ships “, one of very few songs by the Bee Gees to feature all three brothers on lead vocals: Barry had been arguing with someone, I had been arguing with someone, and happened to be in the same mood. Retrieved 21 January The Beatles had used this and George Martin a on record as calling it his “wound up piano sound” which he used on the bass notes heard in “Anytime at Smile an everlasting smile boyzone and others.
The single was their seventh single overall, becoming their first number one hit in the UK. A stereo mix with the piano, bass and drums mixed down and the vocals pushed forward was made, which fans were dissatisfied with.