Tuesday, 31st October, 1961 This Halloween night The Beatles played a gig at the Town Hall in the Litherland area of Liverpool.
Archive for October, 2006
Monday, 30th October, 1961 The Beatles played a lunchtime show at The Cavern, the first of five shows at the venue this week. While, according to Brian Epstein’s story, today two young girls came into his NEMS record store today asking for copies of “My Bonnie.” These requests, on top of the originalÂ Saturday request, prompted [...]
In the spirit of tomorrow’s date…
Britain’s Sunday Mirror ran a story yesterday on the resurgance of interest and collectibility of the 7″ Vinyl Single. As part of the article it listed what it considers to be Britain’s 10 Most Valuable Singles with The Beatles making two appearences on the list. 1. THE QUARRYMEN: That’ll Be The Day/ In Spite Of [...]
Sunday, 29th October, 1961 Instead of their usual Sunday gig at The Casbah, The Beatles performed today at the Hambleton Hall in the Huyton area of Liverpool.
Saturday, 28th October, 1961 The Beatles played an evening gig at the Aintree Institute today. However the most significant event of the day for The Beatles may have happened earlier and without their involvement. For, according to Brian Epstein’s autobiography, it was on this day that a teenager named Raymond Jones walked into Epstein’s NEMS [...]
Friday, 27th October, 1961 The Beatles played another in what was becoming a series of regular Friday night engagements at the Village Hall in the Knotty Ash area of Liverpool.
From the Virgina Pilot website. An electrical fire Tuesday afternoon damaged a popular Virginia Beach oceanfront restaurant known for its extensive collection of Beatles memorabilia.Â The fire started about 2:30 p.m. at Abbey Road Pub & Restaurant at 203 22nd St. Fire Battalion Chief David Hutcheson said the blaze started while a worker with Dominion [...]
Thursday, 26th October, 1961 The Beatles played their last gig of the week at The Cavern with another lunch time performance.
According to a report in the UK music and moviesÂ magazine UNCUT, Paul McCartney is rumoured to be planning a short worldwide tour at the end of 2007. A â€˜friendâ€™ of McCartney has been quoted inÂ saying that “Paul is going on a five-month world tour at the end of next year to get over Heather. [...]