Wednesday, 28th November, 1962 Back in Liverpool, The Beatles started off the evening with a gig at The Cavern, before heading over to the Lewis’s Department Store on Ranelagh Street, for the “Young Idea Dance” at the staff-only 527 Club located on the store’s top floor.
Archive for November, 2007
Capitol/EMI Press Release – Digital Release Card is Formatâ€™s First-Ever Music Video Title; Features 21 of Lennonâ€™s Capitol/EMI Music Videos HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Nov. 26 /PRNewswire/ â€” Capitol/EMI Music Marketing and iTunes will release a new â€œJohn Lennon Video Albumâ€ on December 4 at Starbucks locations nationwide. The â€œJohn Lennon Video Album,â€ the iTunes Digital Release [...]
Tuesday, 27th November, 1962 The Beatles recorded their first session for BBC Radio in London. Rehersals at the BBC’s Paris Studio, located on Regent Street in the city center, started at 4:00pm with recording in front of a live studio audience for the show,TheÂ Talent Spot,Â taking place between 7:00pm and 8:00pm. The Beatles were introduced by [...]
Perhaps one of the largest and most comprehensive Beatles books yet produced is due to start shipping in December. The Anthology of Beatles Records is a two-volume slipcased set totalling over 1,300 pages and with more than 4000 color images. This ambitious work aims to cover all the Beatles vinyl releases from 1963 till the [...]
Monday, 26th November, 1962 Thanks to the sucess of “Love Me Do,” which was still slowly climbing up the charts, EMI invited The Beatles back to Studio Two at Abbey Road, LondonÂ to record a second single. The Beatles arrived at 6:00pm and after a short rehearsal went into the recording session at 7:00pm and finished [...]
Sunday, 25th November, 1962 The Beatles played a night time engagement at The Cavern. Joining them on the bill were The Zenith Six, The Four Mosts and The Dennisons.
According to a report at Ireland Online, Paul McCartney is hoping to launch his son James’ music career – by helping him record a debut album.The 30-year-old drummer and guitarist – who is the former Beatles star’s son with first wife Linda – has already appeared on two of his solo albums, but is keen [...]
Saturday, 24th November, 1962 The Beatles make their second trip to Wales for a gig at the Royal Lido Ballroom on the Central Beach area of the Prestatyn holiday resort.
The comic genius, actor Peter Sellers channels Shakespeare’s Richard III while reciting the lyrics of A Hard Day’s Night on the 1964 TV program, The Music of Lennon & McCartney.
Friday, 23rd November, 1962 The Beatles travelled down to London to audition for BBC TV. The opportunity had arisen due to Beatles fan David Smith of Preston who had written to the BBC asking for the group to be featured. Assuming that Smith was the group’s manager the BBC replied offering an audition date in [...]