I’m heading out on vacation tomorrow, so there will be a short break in posts until around the 1st August. – See you then.
Archive for July, 2007
Monday, 23rd July, 1962 The Beatles travelled north to the nearby seaside town of Southport for a gig at the Kingsway Club.
Rock Art Show is currently offering a limited edition print of a sketch done by Stuart Sutcliffe during the early days of The Beatles, probably around early 1960. â€œMeet the Beatalsâ€ is a watercolor painting (circa 1957 â€“ 1960) featuring the early Beatles in their skiffle days taken from Stuart Sutcliffeâ€™s personal sketchbook. Superimposed on [...]
Sunday, 22nd July, 1962 The Beatles perfomed a night time gig at The Cavern.
According to this report on the United Press website – Officials at the BBC did not inform the Beatles about a series of protests regarding theÂ group’s inclusion in the famed “Our World” satellite program where they performed “All You Need Is Love.”Recently released BBC documents show the Beatles were unaware the group’s appearance on the [...]
Saturday, 21st July, 1962 The Beatles played an evening gig at the Tower Ballroom in New Brighton, across the River Mersey in Wallasey.
Friday, 20th July, 1962 The Beatles played a lunch time gig at The Cavern, before heading over to the nearby town of Warrington for a night time gig at the Bell Hall on Orford Lane in the town. Even though Warrington is just 18 miles from Liverpool this was the only occasion The Beatles ever [...]
Thursday, 19th July, 1962 The Beatles play their fourth, and last, Thursday night gig at the Majestic Ballroom in Birkenhead. Their original contract had been for three consecutive Thursday gigs, but had been extended by a week due to popular demand.
Wednesday, 18th July, 1962 After an overnight drive back to Liverpool, The Beatles didn’t get much time to rest with both lunch time and night time gigs at The Cavern.
Over on Paul McCartney.com a quick note has been posted announcing that the ‘Ecce Cor Meum’ DVD is to be released through EMI Classics on 22nd October 2007! Details are to be confirmed very shortly, but the DVD is set include last year’s complete Ecce performance from the Royal Albert Hall in London. You can [...]