Beatles history
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Today in Beatles history
1961 - Performance in the evening at the Merseyside Civil Club in Liverpool.
1962 - Performance at the Cavern, with Remo Four, and Dee Young and the Pontiacs.
1963 - Concert at the ABC, Lincoln (`The Beatles Autumn Tour').
1964 - `A Hard Day's Night' LP number 1, 19th week (UK Record Retailer chart).
1964 - Conversations in London held by Gary Smith, Vic Lewis and Lester Gottlieb about a new American TV show, `Hullaballoo'.
1966 - Studio 2. 7.00pm-1.30am. Recording: `Strawberry Fields Forever' (takes 2-4). Mono mixing: `Strawberry Fields Forever' (remixes 1-3, from take 4). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer: Phil McDonald.
1966 - US LP release: `The Beatles Girls', instrumental LP by George Martin.
1967 - Studio 3. 6.00pm-2.45am. Recording: `Christmas Time (Is Here Again)' (take 1 [music], takes 1-10 [speech], overdub of sound effects onto edit/remix). Mono mixing: `Christmas Time (Is Here Again)' (from take 1 [music], from takes 2, 6, 10 [speech]). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer: Richard Lush. 5th and last Christmas record made jointly by all Beatles and at Abbey Road. Visit at the studio: Victor Spinetti. 2.45-4.30am. Abbey Road. 2nd John's solo session, compiling sound effects for `Scene Three, Act One'.
1968 - John and Yoko appear at the Marylebone Magistrates' Court. John pleads guilty to possession of cannabis resin and is fined 150 pounds plus 20 guineas costs.
1969 - Ringo continues recordings of `Sentimental Journey' LP, in London.
1974 - Performance of John with Elton John, at the Madison Square Garden. Yoko is in the audience and meets John backstage.
1995 - In one week of sales, `Anthology 1' beats sales record in the US: 855473 copies. Previous record: Michael Jackson's `History', 391000 copies.
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