Lennon and McCartney give interviews in New York

John Lennon and Paul McCartney held a press conference at what was then the Americana Hotel at 155 West 47th Street, New York City, to promote Apple Corps in the United States. Read more »

Mary Hopkin appears on Opportunity Knocks

The singer Mary Hopkin's appearance on television talent show Opportunity Knocks was broadcast on this day. Her performance led to a contract with The Beatles' Apple Records, and the multi-million selling debut single Those Were The Days. Read more »

Live: Yoko Ono and Ornette Coleman, Royal Albert Hall, London

During The Beatles' stay in India with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, Yoko Ono kept in contact by letter with John Lennon.

On this leap day, 29 February, she appeared onstage at London's Royal Albert Hall with jazz musician Ornette Coleman. The performance and their afternoon rehearsal were both recorded. Read more »