The Beatles’ 112th evening show at the Cavern Club took place on this date. They topped a bill which also featured The Merseybeats and Paul Hartigan’s Jazz Band.
This was billed as a ‘Welcome Home’ night following their second residency at the Star-Club in Hamburg. Overall this was the group’s 255th appearance at the underground Mathew Street venue, including the lunchtime shows.
Also on this day...
- 2013: Paul McCartney live at Tokyo Dome, Tokyo, Japan
- 2009: Nowhere Boy soundtrack details revealed
- 2002: Album release: Brainwashed by George Harrison
- 1974: US album release: Goodnight Vienna by Ringo Starr
- 1969: Mixing: Stardust, Dream by Ringo Starr
- 1963: EMI presents The Beatles with silver discs
- 1961: Live: Cavern Club, Liverpool (evening)
- 1960: Live: Kaiserkeller, Hamburg
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