Heralded upon its release as The Beatles’ masterpiece, Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band was issued in the UK on this day.
A key date in The Beatles’ career came with the UK release of perhaps their finest single of all, the double a-side ‘Penny Lane’/‘Strawberry Fields Forever’.
Four days before its UK release, The Beatles’ double a-side single ‘Penny Lane’/‘Strawberry Fields Forever’ was released in the United States.
On this day the soundtrack to the 1966 film The Family Way was released. It was mostly composed by Paul McCartney.
The Beatles’ Fourth Christmas Record – Pantomime: Everywhere It’s Christmas was sent to members of The Beatles’ UK fan club on this day.
Since 1966 was to have no new Beatles long-player released for the UK Christmas market, EMI decided to release its first greatest hits compilation.
Revolver, The Beatles’ 11th Capitol Records long player, was issued on this day, three days after its UK release on Parlophone.
Three days after its UK release, Beatles fans in the United States were able to buy the group’s double a-side single ‘Eleanor Rigby’/‘Yellow Submarine’.
On the same day The Beatles released their double a-side single ‘Eleanor Rigby’/‘Yellow Submarine’, their seventh UK LP, Revolver, was also issued.
On the same day that The Beatles’ album Revolver was issued, Parlophone released the ‘Eleanor Rigby’/‘Yellow Submarine’ single in the United Kingdom.
Although the Rubber Soul album had been on sale for more than six months, Parlophone on this day issued a mono EP containing four songs from it.
Yesterday… And Today, one of The Beatles’ most controversial releases, came out in America on 15 June 1966. The album was quickly withdrawn by Capitol Records after an outcry …
The Beatles’ 12th Parlophone single was their lowest-seller since ‘Love Me Do’.
Eleven days prior to its UK release, Capitol Records issued The Beatles’ single ‘Paperback Writer’/‘Rain’ in the United States.
On the same day that John Lennon’s comments that The Beatles were “more popular than Jesus were first published, The Beatles released the Yesterday EP in the United Kingdom.
A US-only single was released on this day, as Capitol 5587.
Peter And Gordon released a single, Woman, on this day in the United Kingdom. It was written by Paul McCartney under the pseudonym Bernard Webb, and was issued as …
Over a month ahead of its UK release, Peter And Gordon’s single Woman was released in the United States. It was written by Paul McCartney, who used the pseudonym …
Three days after its UK release, Capitol Records issued The Beatles’ Rubber Soul album in the US.
The Beatles’ 10th Parlophone EP contained four of their biggest hits to date.