Wednesday, 29 January, 1964 During the late morning and early afternoon The Beatles were at the Pathe Marconi Studios in Paris to record German versions of She Loves You (Sie Liebt Dich) and I Want To Hold Your Hand (Komm, Gib Mir Deine Hand) at the insistence of EMI’s West German branch. As the German [...]
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Wednesday, 23 October, 1963 In Studio Two of EMI’s Abbey Road Studios, London, the Beatles work on the final session for their second album “With the Beatles.” The Beatles record the final take of “I Wanna Be Your Man.” After overseeing the mixing of this song, along with “Little Child,” and “Hold Me Tight,” The [...]
Thursday, 3rd October, 1963 The Beatles start the day at the EMI Abbey Road Studios in London without George. During the morning Ringo ovedubs vocals for I Wanna Be Your Man. George arrives back from his visit to the US around lunch time and the group moves over to the NEMS Enterprises London offices on [...]
Thursday, 12 September, 1963 Still at EMI Studio Two at Abbey Road, The Beatles started the day by recording four speech messages to be used on Australian radio to promote their upcoming tour there. Work then resumed on recording “With The Beatles,” with more takes of “Hold Me Tiger,” “Don’t Bother Me,” “Little Child,” and [...]
Wednesday, 11 September, 1963 The Beatles are at Studio Two in EMI’s Abbey Road studios, in London, working on songs for their second album “With the Beatles.” They record “I Wanna Be Your Man” with Ringo on lead vocal (1 take), “Little Child” (2 takes), “All I’ve Got to Do,” (15 takes), “Not a Second [...]
Wednesday, 21 August, 1963 The Beatles left Bournemouth early in the morning to arrive at EMI’s Studio Three in London by 10:00am to continue mixing and editing songs for their upcoming album. The Beatles left mid-afternoon to return to Bournemouth for two more evening shows at the Gaumont Cinema.
Tuesday, 30 July, 1963 The Beatles in Studio Two at EMI’s Abbey Road Studios record songs for their second album. The Beatles work on their album songs in the morning (10:00 am-1:30 pm) and then again through the evening (5:00 pm-11:00 pm). During the morning session, The Beatles record nine takes of “Please Mr. Postman” [...]
Wednesday, 24 July, 1963 The Beatles start the day in London attending a recording session for The Fourmost who are recording the Lennon & McCartney song “Hello Little Girl.” After the recording session they return to the South West for the third gig at the Odeon cinema in Weston.
Thursday, 18 July, 1963 At EMI’s Abbey Road Studios, in London The Beatles begin recording songs for their second album. They tape four songs, all cover versions: 11 takes of “You Really Got a Hold On Me”; 7 takes of “Money”; six takes of “Devil In Her Heart,” and 3 takes of “Till There Was [...]
Monday, 1st July, 1963 In Studio Two at EMI’s Abbey Road Studios, The Beatles record the songs for their next single, “She Loves You” and “I’ll Get You” (under the working title “Get You In the End”). EMI will issue “She Loves You/I’ll Get You” (Parlophone 5055) on August 23. As a result of The [...]