Live: Cavern Club, Liverpool (lunchtime)

12.00pm, Friday 4 August 1961 (52 years ago)

This was The Beatles’ 22nd lunchtime performance at Liverpool’s Cavern Club, the cellar venue on Mathew Street which would soon be world famous.

Their lunchtime shows typically lasted from 12-2pm. This was their 28th appearance overall.

The precise number of their Cavern performances is not known, although The Beatles played at least 155 lunchtime and 125 evening shows between 9 February 1961 and 3 August 1963.

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