BEATLES GIGS 1964
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AND OFF WE GO TO FRANCE
15th Jan Cinema Cyrano, Versailles
16th Jan - 4th Feb Olympia Theatre, Paris, a season of 18 days, 2 or 3 gigs per day
AND A SHORT VISIT TO USA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                  

11th Feb Washington Coliseum. The picture below was sent by Hardy Spire, who informs me that it now stands as a parking lot.
All pix  * reproduced - permission pending
12th Feb, Carnegie Hall, New York
2 shows here, in between recording their Ed Sullivan Shows (see separate page)
Busy filming Hard Day's Night & other commitments prevented them from gigging until April.
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April 29th ABC, Edinburgh (above, now demolished) & 30th Odeon, Glasgow
18 - 20th June Sydney Stadium, Rushcutters Bay - demolished 1973
22/23rd June Wellington town hall, NZ - has been much improved since

24/25th June Auckland town hall, NZ

26th June Dunedin town hall, NZ

27th June Majestic Theatre, Christchurch, NZ
19th Aug Cow Palace, San Fransisco

20th Aug Las Vegas Convention Center
23rd Aug Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles,a well known venue

Next up, a 27 day world tour, without Ringo, until Wellington, replaced by Jimmy Nicol, as he was ill.
4th June, K B Hallen, Copenhagen
9th June, Princess Theatre, Kowloon, Hong Kong

*6th June Veilinghal Op Hoop Van Zegen, Blokker, Holland - a memorial still exists
15 - 17th June Festival Hall, Melbourne, photo coutesy of Alison, former colleague
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29/30th June Festival Hall, Brisbane * (closed 2003)
Back to England for more commitments & gigs.
26th July Blackpool Opera House courtesy of Dave & Nessa
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& 4 shows (28/29th July) at Johanneshovs Isstadion, Stockholm
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22nd Aug Empire Stadium, Vancouver (Canada)
26th Aug Red Rocks Ampitheatre, Denver, Colorado, a natural, outside venue
27th Aug Cincinnati Gardens, Ohio
28/29th Aug Forest Hills Tennis Stadium, NY courtesy of flickr.com
3rd Sept Indiana State Fair Coliseum
4th Sept Milwaukee Arena
5th Sept International Ampitheatre, Chicago.
6th Sept Olympia Stadium, Detroit
7th Sept Maple Leaf Gardens, Ontario
8th Sept Forum, Quebec

Blimey ! - The Gator Bowl, Jacksonville 11th Sept
30th Aug Convention Hall, Atlantic City
* courtesy of Ed Igoe again-thanx again mate.
2nd Sept Convention Hall, Philadelphia, courtesy of Rob Bender - thanx.*
12th Sept Boston Garden *
14th Sept Pittsburgh Civic Arena
16th Sept New Orleans City Park Stadium
17th Sept Kansas City Municipal Stadium
 18th Sept Dallas Memorial Auditorium
15th Sept Cleveland Public Auditorium
20th Sept Paramount Theatre, NYC, and back home
11th Oct Birmingham, a really massive place from the back !
1964 British Tour
This tour started at Bradford Gaumont on 9th October. On the bill were The Rustiks, Michael Haslam, Bob Bain. Sounds Inc., Mary Wells, Remo Four & Tommy Quickly.
13th Oct Wigan ABC, gone now.
Kings Hall Showground, Belfast 2nd Nov
4th Nov Ritz Cinema, Luton, & finishing off at Colson Hall, Bristol on 10th Nov. 
and finishing off the year Another Beatles Christmas show at Hammersmith Odeon from 24th Dec to 16th Jann1965.
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13th September
Baltimore Civic Center,
kindly sent by Ed Igoe,
showing as it was (r) & now (l)
*All US & Canada pix reproduced - I'll extend my pilgrimage over there one day !
12/13th June Centennial Hall, Adelaide