Tuesday, August 3, 2010
August 3 - Today in Beatles History
Brian's first record review column is published in the 3rd issue of 'Mersey Beat'.
Stephen Ward dies of overdose of Nembutal.
Performance at the Cavern, with the Mersey Beats, The Escorts, The Road Runners, The Sapphires, and Johnny Ringo & The Colts.
Last Beatles performance at the Cavern Club.
'Please Please Me' LP number 1, 13th week (UK 'Record Retailer' chart).
UK single release: 'Hello Little Girl', with the Fourmost.
10.00-12.00am. BBC's 'From Us To You' (4th edition) is broadcast (recorded 17 July 1964).
BBC-TV broadcasts 'Follow The Beatles', documentary about the shooting of 'A Hard Day's Night'.
US LP release: 'Off The Beatles Track'.
Brian does not attend a meeting with Dr. John Flood planned for this day.
'New Musical Express' publishes a photograph of Paul and Clem Curtis at the discotheque Revolution.
Paul forms 'Wings'.
Santa Barbara Sound studio, Santa Barbara, USA. Mixing for LP 'Old Wave'. Producer: Jim Nipar, assisted by Terry Nelson. Ringo and Joe Walsh are in attendance.
Studio 2. Show 'The Beatles At Abbey Road' (3 times).
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