Friday 30 August 1968

Recording, mixing: Dear Prudence

Trident Studios, St Anne’s Court, London Producer: George Martin Engineer: Barry Sheffield The Beatles completed the recording of Dear Prudence during this 5-11pm session, which took place at Trident Studios, an eight-track facility in London’s Soho.

UK single release: Hey Jude

The Beatles second – and final – UK single of 1968 was an all-time classic. Hey Jude, with Revolution on the b-side, was also the group’s first on their Apple label.