1966 highlights



February


Paul McCartney meets Stevie Wonder

The Scotch of St James, London, UK


Woman / Wrong From The Start

By Peter and Gordon • 7" Single

Feb 11, 1966 • Released in the UK


Nowhere Man / What Goes On

By The Beatles • 7" Single

Feb 21, 1966 • Released in the US

April



Recording "Tomorrow Never Knows"

Apr 06, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "Revolver"

April 6 - June 22, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "Tomorrow Never Knows", "Got To Get You Into My Life"

Apr 07, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "Got To Get You Into My Life"

Apr 08, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "Got To Get You Into My Life", "Love You To"

Apr 11, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "Love You To", "Paperback Writer"

Apr 13, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "Paperback Writer", "Rain"

Apr 14, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Paperback Writer / Rain


Recording "Rain"

Apr 16, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Paperback Writer / Rain


Recording "Doctor Robert"

Apr 17, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "Doctor Robert"

Apr 19, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "And Your Bird Can Sing", "Taxman"

Apr 20, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "Taxman"

Apr 21, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "Taxman", "Tomorrow Never Knows"

Apr 22, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Mixing "Got to Get You Into My Life"

Apr 25, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "And Your Bird Can Sing"

Apr 26, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "I'm Only Sleeping" and mixing "And Your Bird Can Sing", "Taxman"...

Apr 27, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "Eleanor Rigby"

Apr 28, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "Eleanor Rigby", "I'm Only Sleeping"

Apr 29, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)

May


NME Annual Poll-Winners' All-Star Concert

May 01, 1966 • United Kingdom • London • Empire Pool



Interview for BBC Radio's Pop Profile

May 02, 1966 • From BBC Radio


Interview for BBC Radio's Saturday Club

May 02, 1966 • From BBC Radio


Recording "I'm Only Sleeping"

May 05, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording and mixing "I'm Only Sleeping"

May 06, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "For No One"

May 09, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Mixing "Doctor Robert", "I'm Only Sleeping", "And Your Bird Can Sing"

May 12, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording and mixing "Taxman", recording "For No One"

May 16, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording and mixing "Got to Get You Into My Life"

May 18, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "For No One"

May 19, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)



Mixing "And Your Bird Can Sing", "Doctor Robert", "I'm Only Sleeping"

May 20, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "Yellow Submarine"

May 26, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Paperback Writer / Rain

By The Beatles • 7" Single

May 30, 1966 • Released in the US

June


Recording "Yellow Submarine"

Jun 01, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "I Want To Tell You", mixing "Yellow Submarine"

Jun 02, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording and mixing "I Want To Tell You", mixing "Yellow Submarine"

Jun 03, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)



Recording "Good Day Sunshine"

Jun 08, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording and mixing "Good Day Sunshine"

Jun 09, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Paperback Writer / Rain

By The Beatles • 7" Single

Jun 10, 1966 • Released in the UK

Interview for Disc And Music Echo

Jun 11, 1966 • From Disc And Music Echo



Recording "Here, There And Everywhere"

Jun 14, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Top Of The Pops

Jun 16, 1966 • UK • London • BBC Television Centre • TV show


Recording "Here, There And Everywhere"

Jun 16, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Paul Speaks Out!

Jun 16, 1966 • From New Musical Express




Yesterday and Today (Stereo)

By The Beatles • Official album

Jun 20, 1966 • Released in the US

Yesterday and Today (Mono)

By The Beatles • Official album

Jun 20, 1966 • Released in the US

Mixing "Got To Get You Into My Life"

Jun 20, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Recording "She Said She Said", mixing session for "Revolver"

Jun 21, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)


Mixing session for "Revolver"

Jun 22, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Revolver (UK Mono)













August



Yellow Submarine / Eleanor Rigby

By The Beatles • 7" Single

Aug 05, 1966 • Released in the UK

Revolver (UK Mono)

By The Beatles • LP

Aug 05, 1966 • Released in the UK

Revolver (UK Stereo)

By The Beatles • LP

Aug 05, 1966 • Released in the UK

"The Lennon And McCartney Songbook" radio show

Aug 06, 1966 • From BBC Radio


Revolver (US Stereo)

By The Beatles • Official album

Aug 08, 1966 • Released in the US

Revolver (US Mono)

By The Beatles • Official album

Aug 08, 1966 • Released in the US


Interview with BBC

Aug 11, 1966




























October


Beatles Talk - October 1966

October 1966 • From The Beatles Monthly Book



"Vega-Tables" session

Oct, 4th 1966


Mellow Yellow / Sunny South Kensington

By Donovan • 7" Single

Oct 22, 1966 • Released in the US

Mixing "Paperback Writer"

Oct 31, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on A Collection of Beatles Oldies (Stereo)

November


"The Family Way" sessions

c. November 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on The Family Way - Original Soundtrack Recording (2011)


Beatles Talk - November 1966

November 1966 • From The Beatles Monthly Book


"We can't please everyone" says Paul

November 1966 • From The Beatles Monthly Book




Remixing "I Want To Hold Your Hand"

Nov 07, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on A Collection of Beatles Oldies (Mono)


Remixing "She Loves You"

Nov 08, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on A Collection of Beatles Oldies (Mono)


Mixing "This Boy", "Day Tripper", "We Can Work It Out"

Nov 10, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on A Collection of Beatles Oldies (Mono)






From Head To Toe

By The Escorts • 7" Single

Nov 18, 1966 • Released in the UK

Recording "Strawberry Fields Forever" #1

Nov 24, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Penny Lane / Strawberry Fields Forever


Recording the Beatles' 4th Christmas record

Nov 25, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Pantomime: Everywhere It's Christmas


Recording "Strawberry Fields Forever" #2

Nov 28, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Penny Lane / Strawberry Fields Forever


Recording "Strawberry Fields Forever" #3

Nov 29, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Penny Lane / Strawberry Fields Forever

December


Mixing the Beatles' 4th Christmas record

Dec 02, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Pantomime: Everywhere It's Christmas



Recording "Strawberry Fields Forever" #4

Dec 08, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Penny Lane / Strawberry Fields Forever


Recording "Strawberry Fields Forever" #5

Dec 09, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Penny Lane / Strawberry Fields Forever


A Collection of Beatles Oldies (Stereo)

By The Beatles • LP

Dec 10, 1966 • Released in the UK

A Collection of Beatles Oldies (Mono)

By The Beatles • LP

Dec 10, 1966 • Released in the UK

Recording "Strawberry Fields Forever" #6

Dec 15, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Penny Lane / Strawberry Fields Forever


Pantomime: Everywhere It's Christmas

By The Beatles • 7" Single

Dec 16, 1966 • Released in the UK


Recording "When I'm Sixty Four"

Dec 20, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Mono)




Mixing Strawberry Fields Forever #7

Dec 22, 1966 • Songs recorded during this session appear on Penny Lane / Strawberry Fields Forever




Interview for New Musical Express

Dec 31, 1966 • From New Musical Express

October


Paperback Writer

1966 • For The Beatles • Directed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg


Rain

1966 • For The Beatles • Directed by Michael Lindsay-Hogg

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