Live: Cavern Club, Liverpool (lunchtime)
12.00pm, Thursday 10 August 1961 (52 years ago)
This was The Beatles’ 24th lunchtime performance at Liverpool’s Cavern Club, the underground venue on Mathew Street which would soon be world famous.
The Beatles’ lunchtime shows typically lasted from 12-2pm. This was their 32nd appearance overall at the Cavern.
Although the precise number of their Cavern performances is not known, The Beatles played at least 155 lunchtime and 125 evening shows between 9 February 1961 and 3 August 1963.