‘Please Please Me’ LP, 58th week in the Top 10 (UK New Musical Express chart).
‘With The Beatles’, 23rd week in the Top 30 (UK New Musical Express chart).
‘Can’t Buy Me Love’, 6th week in the Top 10 (UK New Musical Express chart).
Morning. Photographic session with Beatles’ wax figures at Madame Tussaud’s.
Evening. Concert in Edinburgh.
Gene Loving ends stay at the Harrison household in Liverpool.[28 April?]
Studio 3. 5.00pm-1.00am. Recording: ‘Eleanor Rigby’ (over dub onto take 15). Mono mixing: ‘Eleanor Rigby’ (remixes 1-3, from take15). Recording: ‘I’m Only Sleeping’ (overdub onto take 11). Producer:George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer: Phil McDonald.
6th and last performance of Donovan at the Saville Theatre.
Alexandra Palace and Pavilion, London. Evening. ’14 Hour Technicolor Dream’, benefit event for ‘International Times’,underground newspaper. Yoko Ono is one of the performers. John attends part of the event.
Studio 3. 7.00pm-1.00am. Recording: ‘Octopus’s Garden'(overdub onto take 32). Stereo mixing: ‘Octopus’s Garden’ (remixes1-4, from take 32). Producer: Chris Thomas; Engineer: Jeff Jarratt;2nd Engineer: Nick Webb.
Studio 3 (control room only). 2.30-6.30pm. Playback of recently recorded titles.
John Lindsay, New York mayor, asks the federal authorities permission for John and Yoko’s permanent residence in the US and the deportation processes to be canceled.
Have a groovy day!
– Retro Rebirth
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.