Thursday, 23 January, 1964 Another two shows at the Olympia Theatre in Paris. I don’t know what date the footage in the video below was shot, but I believe it’s the only recorded film of The Beatles at the Olympia.
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Wednesday, 15 January, 1964 Ringo flies to Paris from London and joins the rest of the group for a warm up show at the Cinema Cyrano in the Parisian suburb of Versailles. The video below contains some footage of The Beatles on the streets of Paris on this day.
Something a little different for today. The Beatles Christmas Record for 1963 sent out to fan club members.
Sunday, 15 December, 1963 The Beatles tape a special Merseybeat edition of the ABC Television pop program Thank Your Lucky Stars at the Aplha TV Studios in Birmingham. Also appearing were Billy J. Kramer & The Dakotas, Cilla Black (singing the Lennon & McCartney song – Love of the Love), Tommy Quickly, Gerry & The [...]
Saturday, 7 December, 1963 The Beatles returned from a few days off to what was probably one of the busiest days of their career to date. At home in Liverpool for the first time in four months they would record two TV shows, record a radio interview and play two shows – all in one [...]
Monday, 2 December, 1963 The Beatles spent most of the day at the Elstree studios of ATV taping an appearance on the top TV comedy show, The Morecambe and Wise Show which would be broadcast on 18 April, 1964. The Beatles performed This Boy, All My Loving and I Want To Hold Your Hand, as [...]
Monday, 25 November, 1963 The Beatles spend the afternoon at the Granada TV studios in Manchester taping segments for two shows, Late Scene Extra (shown on 27th November) and Scene at 6:30 (shown on 20th December). The Beatles mimed to playbacks of I Want To Hold Your Hand and This Boy, and recorded an interview [...]
Wednesday, 20 November, 1963 The Beatles played two shows at the ABC Cinema in the Ardwick area of Manchester. A Pathe News crew filmed several back stage sequences along with performances of She Loves You and Twist and Shout for a newsreel segment entitled “The Beatles Come To Town.” A local Granada TV crew was [...]
Saturday, 16 November, 1963 The Beatles play the Winter Gardens in Bournemouth. Various sections of this gig were filmed by TV crews from all three major US networks, NBC, ABC and CBS. The CBS section (below) earned the distinction of being the first appearance of The Beatles on US TV when it was aired on [...]
Tuesday, 12 November, 1963 The Beatles are scheduled to perform a gig at the Guidhall in Portsmouth, but the gig is postponed after Paul McCartney succumbs to a bout of gastric flu. During the early afternoon The Beatles had taped a back stage interview for Southern TV’s show “Day By Day” in which Paul looks [...]