The Quarry Men perform at the Speke bus depot social club Christmas party at Wilson Hall in Garston, Liverpool. http://www.beatlesbible.com/1959/01/01/live-wilson-hall-liverpool-3/1962:
The Decca Audition….
“The Decca audition is the name given to the now-famous Beatles audition for Decca Records at their Decca Studios in West Hampstead, north London, England, before they reached international stardom. Decca's decision to reject the group is considered one of the biggest mistakes in music history.”
From defunct blog "Wings of Dream"
"Like Dreamers Do" (Lennon–McCartney)
"Money (That's What I Want)" (Gordy/Bradford)
"Till There Was You" (Meredith Willson)
"The Sheik of Araby" (Smith/Wheeler/Snyder)
"To Know Her Is to Love Her" (Phil Spector)
"Take Good Care of My Baby" (King/Goffin)
"Memphis, Tennessee" (Chuck Berry)
"Sure to Fall (In Love with You)" (Cantrell/Claunch/Perkins)
"Hello Little Girl" (Lennon–McCartney)
"Three Cool Cats" (Leiber/Stoller)
"Crying, Waiting, Hoping" (Buddy Holly)
"Love of the Loved" (Lennon–McCartney)
"September in the Rain" (Warren/Dubin)
"Bésame Mucho" (Consuelo Velázquez)
"Searchin'" (Leiber/Stoller) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Beatles%27_Decca_audition
End of last season of Star Club performances. 1963:
“In preparation for their impending Scottish tour, The Beatles flew back from Hamburg to London on 1 January 1963.”http://www.beatlesbible.com/1963/01/01/travel-hamburg-to-london/1964:
`Beatles Christmas Show' at the Astoria, Finsbury Park, London. 1964:
The first edition of the BBC TV show Top Of The Pops was transmitted from an old church hall in Manchester, England. Introduced by DJ Jimmy Saville, acts miming to their latest releases included The Rolling Stones, (I Wanna Be Your Man), The Dave Clark Five, (Glad All Over), The Hollies, (Stay), and The Swinging Blue Jeans, (Hippy Hippy Shake). The first song played was Dusty Springfield's 'I Only Want To Be With You'. Also featured on disc and film, The Beatles, (I Want to Hold Your Hand), Freddie & the Dreamers, Cliff Richard and the Shadows and Gene Pitney.
"Due to the BBC's former policy of deleting old programmes, the vast majority of the episodes from the first ten years of the programme's history have been lost, including the only live appearance by The Beatles."http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Top_of_the_Popshttp://davesmusicdatabase.blogspot.com/2012/01/top-of-pops-aired-for-first-time.html1965:
`Another Beatles Christmas Show' at the Hammersmith Odeon, London (two performances).1971:
Radio Luxembourg aired over seven hours of continuous Beatles music to celebrate the group's tenth year in the music business. Every track played was a single or LP track by The Beatles plus tracks from solo albums.