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Live: Town Hall, Birmingham

This was the only occasion when The Beatles performed at Birmingham's Town Hall. It was the 17th date of the group's 1963 tour of the United Kingdom with American singer Roy Orbison. Read more »

Live: Granada Cinema, Tooting, London

The 14th stop on The Beatles' UK tour with Roy Orbison was a concert at the Granada Cinema in Tooting, London. This was their only performance at this ornate cinema, which later reopened as a bingo hall. Read more »

Live: City Hall, Sheffield

The seventh stop on the Roy Orbison tour of May/June 1963 was at the City Hall in Sheffield, England. This was the third of four performances by The Beatles at this venue.

Throughout this tour, The Beatles performed a set featuring the same seven songs: Some Other Guy, Do You Want To Know A Secret, Love Me Do, From Me To You, Please Please Me, I Saw Her Standing There and Twist And Shout.

Live: Granada Cinema, Walthamstow, London

Day six of their UK tour with Roy Orbison, and The Beatles performed at the Granada Cinema in Walthamstow, London. The concert took place shortly after the recording of the first Pop Go The Beatles programme for the BBC. Read more »

Live: Gaumont Cinema, Southampton

The third date of The Beatles' tour with Roy Orbison took place at the Gaumont Cinema in Southampton. Also on the bill were Gerry and the Pacemakers, David Macbeth, Louise Cordet, Tony Marsh, Terry Young Six, Erkey Grant and Ian Crawford. Read more »