Today in Beatle History
Thu, June 30th, 2016
Thu, June 30th, 1960  The Silver Beetles perform at the Neston Institute, Wirral.
Fri, June 30th, 1961  The Beatles perform at the Top Ten Club, Reeperbahn, Hamburg, West Germany.
Sat, June 30th, 1962  The Beatles perform at the Heswall Jazz Club, Barnston Women's Institute, Heswall, Wirral. Support act is The Big Three.
Sun, June 30th, 1963  The Beatles perform at the ABC Cinema, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. The Beatles' song list this night is "Some Other Guy", "Thank You Girl", "Do You Want to Know a Secret", "Misery", "A Taste of Honey", "I Saw Her Standing There", "Love Me Do", "From Me to You", "Baby It's You", "Please Please Me", and "Twist and Shout".
Tue, June 30th, 1964  The Beatles perform two shows at Festival Hall, Brisbane, Australia. These are the final performances of their world tour.
Wed, June 30th, 1965  The Beatles perform one show at the Palais des Expositions, Nice, France.
Thu, June 30th, 1966  The Beatles perform a concert at the Nippon Budokan Hall, Tokyo, Japan. This performance is filmed, The Beatles wearing black suits. The following day's first performance will also be filmed; for this one The Beatles are wearing white suits. The strict police presence casts a pall on the Japanese concerts, with 3,000 police observing each concert played in front of 10,000 fans. Two songs from this performance were released on "The Beatles Anthology 2": "Rock and Roll Music" and "She's a Woman" (Disc one, Track 24-25).
Tue, June 30th, 1992  US release of Beatles CD set, "Beatles UK EP Set on CD" (Capitol/Parlophone/Apple). Includes all original Beatles EPs released in the UK, plus a bonus CD with stereo versions of the songs "The Inner Light", "Baby You're a Rich Man", "She's a Woman", and "This Boy".