The Beatles record early take of ‘What You’re Doing’ and complete ‘No Reply’ 50 years ago this hour (Sep 30 1964)


Video: 'The Beatles - What You're Doing (Take 11)'

(Tuesday, September 30, 1964, 6:30-10:30 p.m. BST) — The Beatles continued production of their fourth album Beatles For Sale this evening, recording an early take of “What You’re Doing” and completing “No Reply” at EMI Studio 2 in London. Continue reading

Willie Mays makes ‘The Catch’ during World Series 60 years ago this afternoon (Sep 29 1954)


Video: 'Willie Mays makes an amazing over-the-shoulder catch'

(Wednesday, September 29, 1954, mid-afternoon EDT) — Willie Mays, center fielder for the New York Giants, made an amazing over-the-shoulder catch of a fly ball hit by Cleveland Indians first baseman Vic Wertz today in the eighth inning of Game 1 of the 1954 World Series at the Polo Grounds in Manhattan, New York.

The Beatles record ‘I Don’t Want to Spoil the Party’ 50 years ago this hour (Sep 29 1964)


Video: 'The Beatles - "I Don't Want To Spoil The Party" Stereo Remaster'

(Tuesday, September 29, 1964, 7:00-10:45 p.m. BST) — Scarcely a week after returning home from a month-long tour of North America, The Beatles resumed production on their fourth album Beatles For Sale tonight, recording “I Don’t Want to Spoil the Party” at EMI Studio 2 in London. Continue reading