Thursday, 31st January, 1963 The Beatles played another lunch time gig at The Cavern before heading over the River Mersey to Birkenhead for a show at the Majestic Ballroom. Such was the demand for tickets at the Majestic that the Fab Four played two seperate shows at the same venue, one starting at 8:00pm and [...]
Archive for January, 2008
Wednesday, 30th January, 1963 The Beatles returned to Liverpool for their regular Wednesday lunch time engagement at The Cavern.
Tuesday, 29th January, 1963 The Beatles were once more heard on BBC radio as their 22nd January recording for The Talent Spot was broadcast at around 5:00pm on the Light Programme.
Monday, 28th January, 1963 The Beatles traveled up to Newcastle-on-Tyne for a gig at the Majestic Ballroom on Westgate Road.
Sunday, 27th January, 1963 The Beatles played a gig at the Three Coins Club on Fountain Street in Manchester. The club was part owned by disc-jockey Jimmy Savile.
Saturday, 26th January, 1963 The Beatles started the evening with a gig at the El Rio Dance Hall on Queen Victoria St, in the Cheshire town of Macclesfield, where they were supported by local group Wayne Fontana & The Jets. They then drive the 21 miles to Stoke-on-Trent for a gig at the King’s Hall [...]
Friday, 25th January, 1963 The Beatles playedÂ at “The Greatest Teenage Dance,” in the Lancashire town of Darwen. The event, promoted by the local Baptist church youth club, was held in the town’s Co-operative Hall on Market Street. Admission was by advance ticket purchase only, at the cost of 6/- (6 shillings). The evening’s activities were [...]
On Friday evening, as part of his promotional activities for his new album, Â Liverpool 8, Ringo Starr appeared at the House of Blues in West Hollywood. As well as perfoming he also did an on-stage interview, which you can watch here. Â
Thursday, 24th January, 1963 Â The Beatles started the day with an appearence at the Epstein’s central Liverpool NEMS record store on Whitchapel. They signed copies of Please, Please Me and played a short acoustic set on the stairway. After the NEMS gig they drove to the Welsh town of Mold for an evening peformance in [...]
According to the Liverpool Daily Post, the BBCâ€™s The One Show is bringing its memorabilia road show to the Hard Days Night Hotel on North John Street, Liverpool, on Saturday.Local enthusiasts are being asked to take items including those signed by band members to see if the autographs are genuine. According to the article Beatles [...]