Saturday, April 17, 2010
April 17 - Today In Beatles History
Marriage of Elsie Gleave and Harry Graves.
'Please Please Me' LP, 4th week in the Top 10 (UK New Musical Express chart).
Shooting for 'A Hard Day's Night': Beatles find Paul's grandfather at 'Le Circle Club', at the Garrison, downstairs area of Les Ambassadeurs, London.
Brian goes to Spain on vacation.
Studio 2. 2.30-10.30pm. Recording: 'Doctor Robert' (takes 1-7). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer: Richard Lush.
Studio 2 (control room only). 7.00-10.30pm. Stereo mixing: 'Getting Better' (remix 1, from take 15); 'She's Leaving Home' (remixes 1-6, from take 11); 'When I'm Sixty-Four' (remix 1, from take 4); 'Lovely Rita' (remixes 1, 2, from take 11). Editing: 'She's Leaving Home' (of remix stereo 6). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer: Richard Lush.
UK LP release: 'McCartney'.
John interview for 'Rolling Stone'. John comments on Paul's leaving the Beatles.
Radio broadcast of 'The World Tonight' begins in the UK.
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