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What if Let It Be/Get Back was never released?
20 October 2019
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I do wish they’d treated it more as a concert than an opportunity to record takes for the album.

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22 October 2019
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Was the Rooftop Concert actually meant to be a concert, or was it just them wanting to play on the roof?

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22 October 2019
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Yes, they were originally going to return to touring but they decided to do just a single show instead, which they ultimately decided to do on the roof.

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23 October 2019
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Dark Overlord said
Yes, they were originally going to return to touring but they decided to do just a single show instead, which they ultimately decided to do on the roof.

  

Were they going to tour? I thought it was a return to live performances but more a few performances in an exotic location(s) than heading back to 1966. George certainly would never have gone for touring from the off.

The famous plan was they would hire a boat and take the fans with them which George hated the thought of as he would never be able to escape. 

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28 October 2019
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I think they should have played live TV performances in the years after they stopped touring, and done the rooftop gig as a finale. 

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28 October 2019
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They kind of did with their semi-live performances All You Need Is Love in 1967 and Hey Jude /Revolution in 1968, but it would’ve been cool to see them do a full 30 minute show during this time.

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28 October 2019
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They should’ve headlined the first Liverpool International Pop Festival in the summer of 1970, featuring Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Miles Davis, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Janis Joplin, Ravi Shankar and others.

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