Live: Olympia Theatre, Paris

The Beatles performed two sets at the Olympia Theatre on this day, continuing their residency which began on 16 January 1964 and ended on 4 February.

During the residency The Beatles’ setlist contained eight songs: From Me To You, Roll Over Beethoven, She Loves You, This Boy, Boys, I Want To Hold Your Hand, Twist And Shout and Long Tall Sally.

This was the fifth date of the residency. The following day The Beatles had a day off, one of just two during their stay in Paris.

Also on this day, a brief interview with the group was broadcast by the Parisian radio station Europe-1, which the previous day had transmitted their matinée show at the Olympia. The interview was during the Robert Marcy show from 12-12.30pm.

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Live: Olympia Theatre, Paris
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