The infamous Beatles Butcher cover (shown above) made its limited appearance in June 1966. After Capitol Records sent out copies … Read More
Today is the 53rd anniversary of the release of the Beatles first album, PLEASE PLEASE ME. When the LP went … Read More
The 1965 Christmas season was a very special time for Beatles fans. On December 3, 1965, Parlophone simultaneously released the … Read More
I will never forget the magic I felt when I removed my copy of Hey Jude from its black “The Beatles on Apple” sleeve for the first time.
Today’s trivia questions come from the “Capitol of the World” chapter in the revised and expanded digital edition of “The … Read More
Happy Holidays and Gold Records!
The Beatles began well-deserved vacations on May 2, 1964.
Having completed the filming of their first movie, the Beatles were once again busy with concerts and television appearances.
Filming of the Beatles first movie was completed during the week of April 20 – 24, 1964.
Work on the Beatles first film resumed at Twickenham Film Studios on Monday, April 13.
Work on the Beatles first film at Twickenham continued on April 6 and 7, 1964, with the shooting of the make-up room scenes and the police station scenes.
Nowhere was the Beatles dominance of American radio and the American record industry more evident than in the April 4, 1964, issue of Billboard magazine.
In America, Vee-Jay Records continued with its release of “new” Beatles product
The Beatles sixth U.K. single and first U.K. single for 1964, Can’t Buy Me Love b/w You Can’t Do That, was released on March 20, 1964.
The Beatles spent the week of March 9, 1964, being filmed for their first movie.
Filming began for the Beatles first movie on Monday, March 2, 1964, and continued non-stop through the following Friday.
The Beatles returned to Abbey Road Studios on Tuesday, February 25, 1964, to begin recording songs for their upcoming film and next album.
The Beatles spent the week of February 17, 1963, relaxing in Miami Beach.
The Beatles began the week of February 10, 1964, with a series of press conferences at the Plaza Hotel.
The Beatles began the week of February 3, 1964, finishing off their three-week engagement at the Olympia Theatre in Paris, France.