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NME Annual Poll-Winners' All-Star Concert • Sunday, April 11, 1965

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City:
London
Location:
Empire Pool
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From RetroNewser:

(Sunday, April 11, 1965, afternoon BST) — The Beatles topped the bill this afternoon at the 1964-65 New Musical Express Annual Poll-Winners’ All-Star Concert at the Empire Pool in Wembley in London.

They performed five songs before 10,000 people: I Feel Fine, She’s A Woman, Baby’s In Black, Ticket To Ride and Long Tall Sally. The performance was broadcast on ABC’s Pollwinners’ Concert in Britain on Apr. 18, 1965.

Also on the bill: The Moody Blues, Freddie and the Dreamers, Georgie Fame and the Blue Flames, The Seekers, Herman’s Hermits, The Ivy League, Sounds Incorporated, Wayne Fontana and the Mindbenders, The Rolling Stones, Cilla Black, Donovan, Them, The Searchers, Dusty Springfield, The Animals and The Kinks.

American pop singer Tony Bennett presents an award to The Beatles at the New Musical Express Poll Winners' Concert at Wembley, London. Credits: Express Newspapers
American pop singer Tony Bennett presents an award to The Beatles at the New Musical Express Poll Winners’ Concert at Wembley, London. Credits: Express Newspapers

Last updated on April 21, 2019

Empire Pool

This was the 3rd concert played at Empire Pool.

A total of 7 concerts have been played there • 1963Apr 21st1964Apr 26th1965Apr 11th1966May 1st1976Oct 19thOct 20thOct 21st


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