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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Thursday, October 31, 1963

Today, the Beatles were "Off".

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Wednesday, October 30, 1963

Narren-teatern, Grona Lund, Stockholm, Sweden

Abbey Road activity this day saw the production of another stereo mix for "Money (That's what I want), overseen by George Martin in a 2:30-5:30 pm session. To avoid any further generational loss caused by more tape-to-tape copying, two separate two-trac...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Tuesday, October 29, 1963

Sporthallen, Hamngatan, Eskilstuna, Sweden

A few hours before the Beatles concluded their concert tour of Sweden, with one final performance, George Martin - back at EMI Abbey Road was overseeing the entire set of stereo mixes, edits and banding for their second album, all done in a single three ho...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Monday, October 28, 1963

Borashallen, Bockasjogatan, Boras, Sweden

The Beatles had one performance at 7:30 pm, preceded by a half-hour spot during the mid-afternoon signing records at the Waidele record shop in Boras.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Sunday, October 27, 1963

Cirkus, Lorensbergsparken, Goteborg, Sweden

The Beatles gave three shows at 3:00, 5:00 and 8:00 pm, here in the city known to the English as Gothenburg.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Saturday, October 26, 1963

Kungliga Tennishallen, Lidingovagen, Stockholm, Sweden

Two shows, at 5:00 and 8:00 pm, in which - theoretically at least, because the audience clearly demanded otherwise - the Beatles were second on the bill to Joey Dee and the Starliters.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Friday, October 25, 1963

Nya Aulan, Sundsta Laroverk, Sundstavagen, Karlstad, Sweden

Not seven months after their concert at Stowe, it was very much "back to school" for the Beatles as they kicked-off their £140-a-night Swedish concert tour in the unlikely setting of the new hall of a secondary school in the tiny town of K...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Thursday, October 24, 1963

Karlaplansstudion, Karlaplan, Stockholm, Sweden

The Beatles first stint in Sweden was to record a radio appearance at the Karlaplansstudion, situated in the center of Stockholm. The title of the program was "The Beatles pupgrupp fran Liverpool pa besok i Stockholm", which transalated means, "The Be...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Wednesday, October 23, 1963

Studio Two, EMI Studios, London

The Beatles' final input to their second album, recording the 16th take of "I Wanna Be Your Man" and then watching as George Martin and Norman Smith mixed this, "Little Child" and "Hold Me Tight" into mono, all done between 10:00 am and 1:00 pm.

After lunch, the gro...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Tuesday, October 22, 1963

The Beatles had a day off.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Monday, October 21, 1963

Studio One, EMI Studios, London

Mono mixing and editing of "This Boy" and mono and stero mixing of "I Want To Hold Your Hand", effected by George Martin from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. The Beatles may well have attended.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Sunday, October 20, 1963

Alpha Television Studios, Aston, Birmingham

Another bill-topping appearance on ABC Television's "Thank Your Lucky Stars", taped during the afternoon and transmitted 5:50-6:35 pm on Saturday, October 26th.

In this edition they mimed to an unprecedented three numbers, one more than usual, two more t...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Saturday, October 19, 1963

The Beatles - Pavilion Gardens Ballroom, Buxton

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Friday, October 18, 1963

Studio Four, Granada TV Centre, Manchester

Another appearance on Scene At 6:30, taped during the early afternoon at Granada Television and transmitted in this evening's programme, 6:30-7:00 pm. The Beatles mimed to "She Loves You".

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Thursday, October 17, 1963

Studio Two, EMI Studios, London

Two sessions, 2:30-5:30 and 7:00-10:00 pm, saw the Beatles cater for three different projects, they attempted to improve a recording for the new album, they taped the A-and B-sides of their fifth single, and also recorded some wacky horseplay for "The Beatles' Christ...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Wednesday, October 16, 1963

Playhouse Theatre, London

The Beatles 4th and last session for the Sunday morning BBC Radio Light Programme pop show, "Easy Beat". Owing to the incredible demands on their time, and fearing for their safety, Brian Epstein told the BBC that he would no longer permit the group to appear in audience r...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Tuesday, October 15, 1963

The Beatles - Floral Hall, Southport

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Monday, October 14, 1963

The Beatles did not perform on this date.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Sunday, October 13, 1963

London Palladium, Argyll St. London

The Beatles first booking with one of the leading ITV companies, Associated TeleVision, headed by Lew Grade, for so long a powerful figure in British show business. And without a debut - on the top-rated entertainment program of them all, Val Parnell's Sunday Nig...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Saturday, October 12, 1963

The Beatles took today off

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Friday, October 11, 1963

The Beatles at the Ballroom, Trentham Gardens, Stone Rd. Trentham, Staffordshire

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Thursday, October 10, 1963

Today, the Beatles had a day off

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Wednesday, October 9, 1963

BBC Paris Studio, London

The BBC radio session was not for a pop programme but for "The Ken Dodd Show", a 30 minute collection of comedy sketches and sound effects starring Liverpulian comedian Ken Dodd - on whose charity bill at the Albany Cinema in Maghull the scarcely known Beatles had inappropr...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Tuesday, October 8, 1963

Today, the Beatles rested.......

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Monday, October 7, 1963

The Beatles at Caird Hall, City Square, Dundee, Angus

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Sunday, October 6, 1963

Carlton Theatre, Arcade Halls, Sinclairtown, Kirkcaldy, Fifeshire

A concert presented by the managment of Kirkcaldy's Raith Ballroom, unable to use their own premises because of Brian Epstein's new ruling that, where possible, the Beatles would perform only in proper theatres. Fifteen hundred peopl...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Saturday, October 5, 1963

Concert Hall, Argyle St. Glasgow, Lanarkshire

The first of a three-night mini tour of Scotland, promoted by Alvert Bonici under his exclusive north-of-the-border agreement with Brian Epstein.

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The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Friday, October 4, 1963

Studio Nine, Television House, Kingsway, London

The Beatles' debut on the televsion show most synonymous in Britain with the so-called "Swinging Sixties", and equally synonymous - in London, with Friday evenings (The Weekend Starts Here!) - Ready, Steady, GO!

This edition of RSG! like most until M...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Thursday, October 3, 1963

Studio Three, EMI Studios, London

and NEMS Enterprises, Monmouth Street, London

All of the Beatles but George arrived back in England on Wednesday, October 2nd. He returned this day although after this 10:00 am-1:00 pm session at EMI which saw Ringo, overdub a new vocal onto "I wanna be your man" ...

The Beatles - A Day in The Life : Wednesday, October 2, 1963

The Beatles enjoying their last day of Holiday........

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