On this day The Beatles embarked on the first date of their debut UK tour, at the Gaumont Cinema in Bradford, Yorkshire. Read more »
The Music Hall, a venue in Shrewsbury, Shropshire, saw concerts by many major acts in its time. The events were promoted by Lewis Buckley. Read more »
This was The Beatles’ penultimate show at the Oasis Club on Manchester’s Lloyd Street. Read more »
This was The Beatles’ first live show in Hull, Yorkshire, although they would perform there again three times. Read more »
The Beatles’ second show at the Oasis Club on 45-47 Lloyd Street, Manchester, was also their second in the city. Read more »
This was the last of The Beatles’ four consecutive Monday night shows at the St Helens Plaza. The first had taken place on 2 July 1962.
The third of four consecutive Monday night performances at the Plaza Ballroom in St Helens, Lancashire.
This was The Beatles first concert to be professionally organised outside the Liverpool area. Read more »
The Silver Beetles’ final tour date with Johnny Gentle. The following day they arrived back in Liverpool, poorer than when they’d left, but with some valuable experience of playing live on tour. Read more »
The Silver Beetles’ penultimate show as the backing band for Scouse singer Johnny Gentle was at the Regal Ballroom, situated on Leopold Street in Nairn. Read more »
The fifth date of The Silver Beetles’ tour of Scotland with Liverpudlian singer Johnny Gentle. Read more »
The Silver Beetles had another day off from the Scotland tour with Johnny Gentle on 24 May 1960, which gave drummer Tommy Moore a chance to recover from his road accident the previous day. But they continued the next day with a performance in Keith, Banffshire. Read more »
The Silver Beetles had a day off on 22 May from their Scottish tour with Johnny Gentle, but continued the following day with a performance in Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire. Read more »
The day after their Scottish debut, the Silver Beetles travelled 150 miles north to Inverness to continue their seven-date tour with Liverpudlian singer Johnny Gentle. Read more »
The Silver Beetles’ seven-date tour of Scotland, backing singer Johnny Gentle, began on this day with a performance at the Town Hall in Alloa, Clackmannanshire. Read more »