Sunday, June 22, 2014

Today in Beatles History (22 Jun)

John Lennon, John Lennon Psychedelic, The Beatles

1944
Peter Asher is born.

1962
Performance at the Cavern, with The Cyclones.

1963
'Please Please Me' LP number 1, 7th week (UK Record Retailer chart).

Paul, George and Ringo leave from London to Abergavenny in the group's van.
London. Mid-evening. Westland Heliport. John boards a chartered chopper and flies to Abergavenny.
Couple of hours later. Performance at the Town Hall, Abergavenny.

BBC Television Theatre, London. John tapes an appearance as jury on BBC-TV's 'Juke Box Jury'.
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1964
Studio 1 (control room only). 10.00-11.30am. Mono mixing: 'Any Time At All' (remix 2, for the UK, from take 11); 'Any Time At All' (remix 3, from the USA, from take 11); 'When I Get Home' (remix 2, for the UK, from take 11); 'When I Get Home' (remix 3, for the USA, from take 11); 'I'll Be Back' (remix 2, for the UK, from take 16); 'I'll Be Back' (remix 3, for the USA, from take 16); 'And I Love Her' (remix 2, from take 21).
Studio 1 (control room only). 11.30am-1.00pm. Stereo mixing: 'And I Love Her' (from take 21); 'When I Get Home' (from take 11); 'Any Time At All' (from take 11); 'I'll Be Back' (from take 16); 'If I Fell' (from take 15); 'A Hard Day's Night' (from take 9); 'I Should Have Known Better' (from take 22); 'I'm Happy Just To Dance With You' (from take 4); 'I Call Your Name' (remixes 1, 2, from takes 5, 7). Editing: 'I Call Your Name' (from stereo remixes 1, 2).
Studio 1 (control room only). 2.30-5.30pm. Stereo mixing: 'Can't Buy Me Love' (from take 4); 'You Can't Do That' (from take 9); 'Tell Me Why' (from take 8); 'Things We Said Today' (from take 3); 'Matchbox' (from take 5); 'Slow Down' (from take 6); 'Long Tall Sally' (from take 1); 'I'll Cry Instead' (Section A) (from take 6); 'I'll Cry Instead' (Section B) (from take 8). Editing: 'I'll Cry Instead' (of stereo remixes from takes 6, 8).
Studio 2 (control room only). 5.45-9.00pm. Tape copying: 'Slow Down' (copy of 4 June mono remix); 'Matchbox' (copy of 4 June mono remix); 'Things We Said Today' (copy of June 22 stereo remix). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Norman Smith; 2nd Engineer: Geoff Emerick. End of 'A Hard Day's Night' sessions.

Concert in Wellington, New Zealand.

1965
Concert at the Palais d'Hiver, Lyon, France.
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1966
'Rubber Soul', 29th and last week in the Top 10 (UK New Musical Express chart).
'Paperback Writer' number 1, 1st week (UK New Musical Express chart).

Private launch party for the club Sibylla's, London, with attendance of the Beatles.

Studio 3 (control room only). 7.00pm-1.30am. Mono mixing: 'Eleanor Rigby' (remixes 4, 5, from take 15); 'She Said She Said' (remix 4, from take 4); 'Good Day Sunshine' (remix 7, from take 1). Stereo mixing: 'Eleanor Rigby' (remix 1, from take 15); 'She Said She Said' (remix 1, from take 4); 'Good Day Sunshine' (remix 1, from take 1); 'Yellow Submarine' (remixes 1, 2, from take 5); 'Tomorrow Never Knows' (remixes 1-6, from take 3); 'Got To Get You Into My Life' (remix 1, from take 9). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick; 2nd Engineer: Jerry Boys.
End of 'Revolver' sessions.

UK single release: 'You Make Me Feel Like Someone', with Billy J. Kramer with the Dakotas.
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1968
John interview for BBC-TV. Among other subjects, he explains the different stages he lived when writing his two books.

Apple purchases the freehold of 3 Savile Row for 500,000 pounds, from band-leader Jack Hylton.

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