April 22 – Today in Beatles History

Beatles, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Beatles History, Psychedelic Art, Beatles Psychedelic, Beatles 1967, Andy Warhol

1963
5.00-5.29pm. BBC’s ‘Side By Side’ broadcast (recorded 1 April 1963).

1964
‘Please Please Me’ LP, 57th week in the Top 10 (UK New Musical Express chart).
‘With The Beatles’, 22nd week in the Top 30 (UK New Musical Express chart).
‘Can’t Buy Me Love’, 5th week in the Top 10 (UK New Musical Express chart).

St Lukes Road, London. Shooting for ‘A Hard Day’s Night’. Car stealing scene.

Notting Hill, London. Shooting for ‘A Hard Day’s Night’: start of Ringo solo walkabout (St Lukes Road, Lancaster Road, All Saints Road).

Early morning. Hammersmith Odeon, London. Shooting for ‘A Hard Day’s Night’: running down the iron staircase.
Evening. Australia House, London. Cocktail party thrown in the Beatles’ honour by the Right Honourable Sir Eric Harrison, Australian High Commissioner.

1965
‘Ticket To Ride’ number 1 (UK Record Retailer chart).

Beatles, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Beatles History, Psychedelic Art, Beatles Psychedelic, Beatles 1967, Andy Warhol

1966
Brian Epstein Automobiles Limited changes name to Brydor Cars Limited.

Studio 2. 2.30-11.30pm. Recording: ‘Taxman’ (tape reduction take 11 into take 12, overdub onto take 12); ‘Mark I’ (working title of ‘Tomorrow Never Knows’) (overdub onto take 3). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer: Phil McDonald.
Addition of ‘Mr Wilson, Mr Heath’ backing vocals to ‘Taxman’.

1968
George returns to England.

1969
John changes his name to John Ono Lennon, on the roof of 3 Savile Row.

11.00pm-4.30am. Studio 2. John and Yoko record ‘John and Yoko’.

1982
Startling Studios. Recording overdubs for LP ‘Old Wave’. Producer: Jim Nipar.

Have a groovy day!

– Retro Rebirth

Retro T-Shirts, Vintage T-Shirt, Psychedelic Music, Music Coasters, Vinyl Record T-Shirt

If you liked this article then make sure you subscribe to the feed via RSS It’s Free. You can also follow me on Twitter too!

Become a Retro Rebirth Fan on our Facebook Page

Check out the Retro Rebirth Design Catalog and see what groovy Music & Pop Culture designs we have for sale.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s