1961

Live: Top Ten Club, Hamburg

This was the 13th night of The Beatles’ lengthiest residency in Hamburg, during which they played a total of 92 nights at the Top Ten Club.

Live: Top Ten Club, Hamburg

This was the 12th night of The Beatles’ lengthiest residency in Hamburg, during which they played a total of 92 nights at the Top Ten Club.

Live: Top Ten Club, Hamburg

This was the 11th night of The Beatles’ lengthiest residency in Hamburg, during which they played a total of 92 nights at the Top Ten Club.

Live: Top Ten Club, Hamburg

This was the 10th night of The Beatles’ lengthiest residency in Hamburg, during which they played a total of 92 nights at the Top Ten Club.

Live: Top Ten Club, Hamburg

This was the ninth night of The Beatles’ lengthiest residency in Hamburg, during which they played a total of 92 nights at the Top Ten Club.

Live: Top Ten Club, Hamburg

This was the eighth night of The Beatles’ lengthiest residency in Hamburg, during which they played a total of 92 nights at the Top Ten Club.

Live: Top Ten Club, Hamburg

This was the seventh night of The Beatles’ lengthiest residency in Hamburg, during which they played a total of 92 nights at the Top Ten Club.

Live: Top Ten Club, Hamburg

This was the sixth night of The Beatles’ lengthiest residency in Hamburg, during which they played a total of 92 nights at the Top Ten Club.

Live: Top Ten Club, Hamburg

This was the fifth night of The Beatles’ lengthiest residency in Hamburg, during which they played a total of 92 nights at the Top Ten Club.

Live: Top Ten Club, Hamburg

This was the fourth night of The Beatles’ lengthiest residency in Hamburg, during which they played a total of 92 nights at the Top Ten Club.

Live: Top Ten Club, Hamburg

This was the third night of The Beatles’ lengthiest residency in Hamburg, during which they played a total of 92 nights at the Top Ten Club.

Live: Top Ten Club, Hamburg

This was the second night of The Beatles’ lengthiest residency in Hamburg, during which they played a total of 92 nights at the Top Ten Club.

Live: Top Ten Club, Hamburg

This was the opening night of The Beatles’ lengthiest residency in Hamburg, during which they played a total of 92 nights at the Top Ten Club.

Travel: Liverpool to Hamburg

Stuart Sutcliffe had flown alone to Hamburg on 15 March 1961. While there he and his fiancee Astrid Kirchherr cleared some administrative paperwork to enable The Beatles to return to the city to perform.

Live: Casbah Coffee Club, Liverpool

This was The Beatles’ 11th performance at the Casbah Coffee Club in Liverpool’s Hayman Green. The venue was owned by drummer Pete Best‘s mother Mona.

Live: Cavern Club, Liverpool (evening)

This was The Beatles’ first night-time performance at Liverpool’s Cavern Club. Their 11 previous appearances at the venue had been lunchtime shows.