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Performance at the Cavern.
Concert at the Odeon, Llandudno, with Tommy Quickly, and Billy J. Kramer with the Dakotas
Concert at the Shea Stadium, New York.
8:00pm:. Beginning of the concert.
56,000 people attend, record of audience for a live performance.
The concert is filmed for the BBC by Subafilms Limited, in association with Ed Sullivan Productions Inc. 6 songs recorded for future screening on the Ed Sullivan Show.
Vigency of John's passport ends.
Concert at the Washington Baseball Stadium, Washington. Filmed.
Studio 2. 7:00pm-3:00am. Recording: "Rocky Raccoon" (takes 1-9, tape reduction take 9 into take 10, overdub onto take 10). Mono mixing: "Rocky Raccoon" (remix 1, from take 10). Tape copying: "Yer Blues" (of remix mono 3); "Rocky Raccoon" (of remix mono 1). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Ken Scott; 2nd Engineer: John Smith.
The "Yer Blues" copy is for George and Ringo; the "Rocky Raccoon" copy is for John and Paul.
Studio 1 into Studio 2 (control room). 2:30-5:30pm. Recording: "Golden Slumbers"/"Carry That Weight" (overdub onto take 17); "Ending" (working title of "The End") (overdub onto take 7).
Studio 1 into Studio 2. 7:00pm-1:15am. Recording: "Something" (overdub onto take 39); "Here Comes The Sun" (overdub onto take 15). Producer: George Martin; Engineer: Geoff Emerick/Phil McDonald; 2nd Engineer: Alan Parsons.
Recording of all orchestral overdubs for Abbey Road. For the first time in a Beatles session a closed circuit of television is used to communicate two studios. George re-records, on the floor of Studio 2, his guitar solo for "Something".
Great Hall, Alexandra Palace, London. "Art Spectrum", modern art exhibition. 5 films of John and Yoko are screened: "Cold Turkey", "The Ballad Of John And Yoko", "Give Peace A Chance", "Instant Karma!", "Up Your Legs Forever".
At the Surrey Docks, Ringo, along with Harry Nilsson, Keith Moon, Peter Frampton, Klaus Voorman, Rikki Farr, Bobby Keyes and Jim Price, begins filming tracks for the next intended Apple film production of "Count Downe". The songs shot were "At My Front Door", "Jump Into The Fire" and "Daybreak".
Allan Williams, with the Beatles' 1962 Hamburg tapes, meets George and Ringo at Apple offices in London. A deal is not made for the tapes and Williams is heard to remark, "The Beatles blow hot and cold but they appeared to be genuine, they liked the idea."
Day Ten of Double Fantasy sessions: Recording of Yoko's track "Beautiful Boys".
George Harrison's autobiography "I Me Mine" was published in London.
In the US, the Beatles' newsreel film "This Is The Week That Beatlemania Was" screened in limited cinema release.
Ringo and Barbara arrive in Britain, where he announces that he will not be appearing in the film "Yellowbeard".
New York's Museum of Broadcasting showcase Beatles achieve clips documentary "The Beatles Early Days" and several other films from the museum's personal collection, including the "Ed Sullivan Show" appearances and excerpts from their Washington, D.C. concert on February 11, 1964.
Abbey Road's Number Two studio presents "The Beatles At Abbey Road", 3 times a day.
The "Art Of The Beatles" Exhibition, portraying 30 years of the group in the form of cartoons, paintings, photographs, album covers, lithographs and sculptures, continues.
The "Beatle City" exhibition runs at the West End marketplace in Dallas, Texas.
Ringo and his All-Starr Band concert at Great Woods Center, Mansfield, Massachusetts ("North American Tour").
Ringo and his All-Starr band perform at Aquafest, Austin, Texas ("Return To Ameria Tour").
Ringo and his All-Starr Band perform at Arizona Veterns Memorial Coliseum, Phoenix, Arizona ("North America tour").
Ringo and his Fourth All-Starr Band concert in Luxembourg City, Luxembourg cancelled.
The German news channel N-TV airs a pre-recorded interview with Ringo about his current tour. Also included is a live clip of "It Don't Come Easy" taped at Theatreplatz Chemnitz from August 13.
A memorial to John Lennon was unveiled in the remote Scottish village of Durness, where Lennon had spent his holidays from age seven to fifteen. The lyrics from "In My Life" were inscribed on three stones.
Sixteen solo John Lennon albums were made available to download on iTunes for the first time. A deal was approved by the late Beatle's widow Yoko Ono following a lengthy legal battle between the band's label Apple Corps and Apple Inc, which owned iTunes.http://www.beatlelinks.net/forums/showthread.php?t=17095