Paul McCartney denies reports of his death

The 'Paul is Dead' myth first surfaced in print in the 17 September 1969 edition of the Times-Delphic, the newspaper of the Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. It quickly snowballed, and was heavily featured on the Detroit radio station MKNR. Towards the middle of October it had broken across the Atlantic. Read more »

Recording, mixing: Cold Turkey, Don’t Worry Kyoko (Mummy’s Only Looking For Her Hand In The Snow) by Plastic Ono Band

Studio Two, EMI Studios, Abbey Road
Producers: John Lennon, Yoko Ono
Engineer: Geoff Emerick

Although he had created stereo mixes of Cold Turkey on 29 September, John Lennon added finishing touches and created further mixes on this day. Read more »

Recording: Don’t Worry Kyoko (Mummy’s Only Looking For Her Hand In The Snow) by Plastic Ono Band

Studio A, Lansdowne Studios, Lansdowne Road, London
Producers: John Lennon, Yoko Ono

Don't Worry Kyoko (Mummy's Only Looking For Her Hand In The Snow), the b-side for Cold Turkey, the Plastic Ono Band's second single, was recorded on this day. Read more »