Beatles history
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Today in Beatles history
1959 - Opening night of Mona Best's (Pete's mother) new club `Casbah Club', 8 Heyman's Green, West Derby, Liverpool. Show by the Quarrymen (John, Paul, George, Ken Brown).
1961 - Performance at noontime at the Cavern Club.
1963 - Concert at the Odeon Cinema, Southport, with Tommy Quickly and Gerry and the Pacemakers.
1964 - `A Hard Day's Night' LP number 1, 6th week (UK Record Retailer chart).
1964 - Billboard publishes that the sales of guitars have reached its highest point since 1957, when Elvis appeared.
1965 - Live Concert at the Hollywood Bowl, 2301 North Highland Avenue, Los Angeles, California, USA (1st performance). Recording: `Introduction' (by KRLA disc-jockeys); `Twist And Shout'; `She's A Woman'; `I Feel Fine'; `Dizzy Miss Lizzy'; `Ticket To Ride'; `Everybody's Trying To Be My Baby'; `Can't Buy Me Love'; `Baby's In Black'; `I Wanna Be Your Man'; `A Hard Day's Night'; `Help!'; `I'm Down'. Producer: Engeman (Christian name unknown); Engineer: Hugh Davies; 2nd Engineer: not assigned. Due to technical defects, nothing of this was included in `The Beatles At The Hollywood Bowl' LP.
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1966 - Morning. Dizz Gillespie disappears with personal briefcases of Brian and Nat Weiss.
1966 - Concert at the Candlestick Park, San Francisco. Last Beatles concert. Tony Barrow films and records the concert. Support act: the Ronettes.
1968 - Trident Studios. 7.00pm-6.00am. Recording: `Dear Prudence' (overdub onto take 1). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Barry Sheffield; 2nd Engineer: unknown. Visits at the studio: John (Paul's cousin), Jackie Lomax.
1971 - Great Hall, Alexandra Palace, London. `Art Spectrum', modern art exhibition. 5 films of John and Yoko are screened: `Cold Turkey', `The Ballad Of John And Yoko', `Give Peace A Chance', `Instant Karma!', `Up Your Legs Forever'.
1983 - Studio 2. Show `The Beatles At Abbey Road' (3 times).
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