The Beatles’ diary -- 2nd May 1966

Monday, 2nd May 1966

UK singles chart
  1. You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me – Dusty Springfield
  2. Pretty Flamingo – Manfred Mann
  3. Somebody Help Me – Spencer Davis Group
  4. Bang Bang – Cher
  5. Hold Tight – Dave Dee Dozy Beaky Mick & Tich
UK albums chart
  1. Aftermath – The Rolling Stones
  2. The Sound Of Music – Original Soundtrack
  3. Rubber Soul – The Beatles
  4. Take It Easy – Walker Brothers
  5. Mary Poppins – Original Soundtrack

Recording session for the radio show ‘Saturday Club’ at the Playhouse Theatre This show was transmitted on 4th June (BBC Light Programme) and featured interviews with John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr.

The first date of Bob Dylan’s ‘Electric Tour’, when he started using an electric backing band for the first time in his life. This left a trail of praise and derision – in equal measure – wherever he went. It culminated in the famous ‘Judas’ concert at The Royal Albert Hall, on the 27th May. is not affiliated with or approved by The Beatles, Apple, MPL, EMI or Capitol Records.
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