Live: Odeon Cinema, Birmingham

The third date of The Beatles' British tour of 1964 took them to the Odeon Cinema in Birmingham. They performed two shows at Leicester's De Montfort Hall, for which they were paid £850. Read more »

Rehearsal: Shindig!

The Beatles had been booked to record an appearance on the influential US television show Shindig!. The group had recently returned from their first US tour, so producer Jack Good flew to the UK to make an all-British special edition. Read more »

Recording: Every Little Thing, I Don’t Want To Spoil The Party, What You’re Doing

Studio Two, EMI Studios, Abbey Road
Producer: George Martin
Engineer: Norman Smith

Having finished their triumphant tour of North America in August and September 1964, The Beatles returned to Abbey Road to resume work on their fourth UK album Beatles For Sale. Read more »