Monthly Archives: November 2012

Paul McCartney completes filming promotional video for ‘Hope of Deliverance’ 20 years ago today (1992)


Video: 'Paul McCartney - Hope Of Deliverance'

(Thursday, November 26, 1992) — Ex-Beatle Paul McCartney today completed shooting of a promotional film video at Black Island Studios, North Acton, a place in West London, UK, for his new single Hope of Deliverance (which will be released in the UK on Dec. 28, 1992, and Jan. 17, 1993 in the U.S.).

The Beatles record second single ‘Please Please Me/Ask Me Why’ in London 50 years ago this hour (1962)


Audio: 'Please Please Me' (Nov. 26, 1962; stereo mix)

(Monday, November 26, 1962, 8:00 p.m.-9:45 p.m. GMT) — Fresh off the moderate success of their first single Love Me Do/P.S. I Love You, the rock band from Liverpool, The Beatles, recorded their second single, Please Please Me and Ask Me Why tonight at EMI Studio 2 in London for release in January. Continue reading The Beatles record second single ‘Please Please Me/Ask Me Why’ in London 50 years ago this hour (1962)

World premiere of ‘Casablanca’ in New York City 70 years ago today (1942)


Video: 'Casablanca' (trailer)

(Thursday, November 26, 1942, Thanksgiving Day)Casablanca, a romantic drama film about an American saloon owner in North Africa who is drawn into World War II when his lost love turns up, premiered today at the Hollywood Theater in New York City. Continue reading World premiere of ‘Casablanca’ in New York City 70 years ago today (1942)

Paul McCartney shoots promotional videos for new single ‘Hi Hi Hi’ and ‘C Moon’ 40 years ago today (1972)


Video: 'Paul McCartney & Wings - Hi Hi Hi (1972)'

(Saturday, November 25, 1972) — Ex-Beatle Paul McCartney and his band Wings traveled to the Southampton based studios of Southern ITV, at Northam in Hampshire, today to shoot two promotional film clips, directed by Steve Turner, for both sides of their new single Hi Hi Hi and C Moon (which will be released Dec. 1, 1972). Continue reading Paul McCartney shoots promotional videos for new single ‘Hi Hi Hi’ and ‘C Moon’ 40 years ago today (1972)