Please Please Me
LP number 1, 5th week (UK New Music Express).
Concert at the City Hall, Newcastle (3rd British tour).
Magazine "Valentine" publishes photographs of the Beatles at the swimming pool of the University of London Union.
BBC re-broadcasts "Around The Beatles".
Brian flies back to London and announces that Gerry and the Pacemakers will star in their own Christmas show.
Vara TV (Holland) screens the June 5, 1964 recording.
Studio 1 (control room only). 10:00-10:30am. Stereo mixing "I Want To Hold Your Hand" (remix 2, from take 17). Producer: not assigned; Engineer: Norman Smith; 2nd Engineer: Ron Pender. Mix with voices on the center of the stereo picture.
, 27th week in the Top 10 (UK Record Retailer).
Studio 2 (control room only). 1:00-2:00pm. Editing: "And Your Bird Can Sing" (mono remixes 9, 10). Producer: not assigned; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer: not assigned.
Studio 2. 2:30pm-2:30am. Recording: "A Good Day's Sunshine" (working title of "Good Day Sunshine") (takes 1-3). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer; Richard Lush.
Studio 2. 7:00pm-1:00am. Recording: "You Know My Name (Look Up The Number)" (Part 2, takes 1-12; Part 3, takes 1-4; Part 4, takes 1-6; Part 5, take 1). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer: Richard Lush.
Recording of sax solo.
As part of their primal therapy treatment, Arthur Janov instructs John to go see the movie "Let It Be". John, Yoko, Jann Wenner and his wife, Jane, go to the afternoon screening.
Ringo joins an all-star cast in London to record with blues legend B.B. King.
"Band On The Run" number 1 (US Billboard).
"Band On The Run" number 1 (US Cashbox).
"Band On The Run" number 1 (Canadian RPM Magazine).
"Oh My My" number 30 (Dutch Top 40).
UK album release: Back To The Egg
(Parlophone PCTC 257).
In the US, Ringo appears on the NBC-TV program "Midnight Special". Playing drums, he backs up Ronnie Wood on the track "Buried Alive".
US album release: Seasons Of Glass
, Yoko's first solo album since 1974.
The Beatles' Ballads
number 1, 4th week (Australia Kent Music Report).
In the UK, EMI reissues all of the Beatles' original studio albums, except Abbey Road
and The Beatles
, in mono. These versions were deleted back in 1979.
released in Canada, Japan and South America.
The "Art Of The Beatles" Exhibition, portraying 30 years of the group in the form of cartoons, paintings, photographs, album covers, lithographs and sculptures, continues.
The stage play "Lennon" closes at the Astoria Theatre in London because the production company, Lupton Theatre Company, has crashed.
"Let It Be" by Ferry Aid number 1 (Oricon Hot Singles Chart).
In Cologne, West Germany, the "Art Of The Beatles" exhibition is showcased during the "Liverpool On The Rhine" festival.
Paul and his band travel to Barcelona, Spain to appear on the TVE program "La Luna". They perform the songs "My Brave Face"; "Distractions"; "We Got Married" and "This One". A brief interview, subtitled in Spanish, also is transmitted.
Paul, George, Ringo and their wives again visit the vegetarian restaurant in Chiswick. They discuss further work to be done on the "Anthology" project.
Filming of the "Anthology" special shifts to the Silverstone racetrack in Northamptonshire where George is filmed driving his 1966 red psychedelic mini. The scenes are added to appear during the "Magical Mystery Tour" sequence.
In the US, the film "Backbeat" premieres on the Showtime pay cable network.
Yoko and Sean, backed by IMA, perform at the LA2 venue in London.
The documentary "The Fame Game", depicting the history of Paul's LIPA project, is broadcast on BBC1.
Ringo's concert at Jones Beach Amphitheater, Wantaugh, New York.
A memorial service for Linda McCartney is held at St. Martin-In-The-Fields Church, in London's Trafalgar Square. The service is covered in the UK by Sky News, BBC, ITN, Channel 4 and Channel 5.
"Musik" magazine names the Beatles' song "Tomorrow Never Knows" as "one of the pioneers of modern dance music.
Paul's art exhibition at the Kunstforum Lyz in Hamburg with 75 of his 500 private paintings.
An exhibition by Cynthia Lennon and Phyllis McKenzie at the KDK Gallery in London continues.
An exhibition of Dezo Hoffman's Beatles' photographs runs at the Park West Gallery in Southfield, Michigan.
After months of secrecy surrounding Sir Paul McCartney's wedding plans were blown when John Leslie the owner of the 17th century Castle Leslie in Co Monaghan, let slip to reporters that Sir Paul had booked the Castle for the wedding.
"The Beatles! Backstage and Behind-the-Scenes Photo Exhibit" at The Crooked Tree Arts Center in Petoskey, Michigan.
Paul performs in concert at Barclays Center, Brooklyn, NY (Out There World Tour).
James McCartney performs in concert at Relix Variety Theatre, Knoxville, TN (US Tour).
The exhibit Linda McCartney retrospective is displayed at the Kunst Haus Wien in Vienna, Austria. The new exhibition is the first comprehensive retrospective of Linda McCartney’s work featuring 190 of her iconic photographs.
Yoko's Half-A-Wind Show - A Retrospective is displayed at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, located north of Copenhagen, Denmark. It shows a major retrospective of well over a hundred works. The exhibition offers a rare opportunity to orient ourselves broadly in Yoko’s multifaceted artistic universe, pinpointing central themes of her career and demonstrating the diversity of media and disciplines with which she works.
Ringo and his All-Starr Band perform at Community Arts Theater, Williamsport, PA (2014 US Tour).