Tuesday, 28 May, 1963 The Roy Orbison tour heads back to The Midlands for an evening at the Gaumont Cinema in Worcester.
Archive for May, 2008
Monday, 27 May, 1963 The Roy Orbison tour heads in to Wales with a stop at the Capitol Cinema in Cardiff. In the USA, VeeJay release the single “From Me to You/Thank You Girl” (VeeJay 522) it will only reach No.116 on Billboard’s singles chart.
Sunday, 26 May, 1963 The Roy Orbison tour reaches The Empire in Liverpool, and everyone is there to hear The Beatles, who haven’t played their home town for at least six weeks.
Saturday, 25 May, 1963 The Roy Orbison tour continues with a stop at the City Hall in Sheffield.
Friday, 24 May, 1963 Less than a year after landing a recording contract, The Beatles have their own radio show on the BBC. Today is the first recording session at the BBC’s Aeolian Hall in London for “Pop Go the Beatles.” The contract is for four programs with an option for an additional eleven if [...]
Thursday, 23 May, 1963 On the Roy Orbison Tour, The Beatles perform at the Odeon Cinema in Nottingham.
Wednesday, 22 May, 1963 Back on the Roy Orbison Tour, The Beatles perform at the Gaumont Cinema in Ipswich.
Tuesday, 21 May, 1963 Even though the Roy Orbsion Tour is on a day’s break, the Fab Four keep working. At the Playhouse Theatre in London, The Beatles record two BBC radio programs for later broadcast. First they tape an appearance for the program “Saturday Club,” their first appearance on that important show as top [...]
Monday, 20 May, 1963 The Roy Orbison Tour continues with a performance at the Gaumont Cinema in Southampton.
Sunday, 19 May, 1963 The second night of the Roy Orbison Tour at with the Gaumont Cinema in Hanley.