Daily Archives: October 24, 2013

John Lennon makes commercial for new album 40 years ago today (1973)


Video: 'Imagine John Lennon Documentation HD part 6' (Oct. 24, 1973, at 6:02-6:27)

(Wednesday, October 24, 1973) — Ex-Beatle John Lennon, now in Los Angeles one month into his 17-month separation from wife Yoko Ono, shot a TV commercial today for his forthcoming album Mind Games with Elton John present. Continue reading John Lennon makes commercial for new album 40 years ago today (1973)

The Beatles record an appearance for Swedish radio 50 years ago this hour (1963)


Audio: 'The Beatles - Live at the Karlaplan Studios, Stockholm; 24th October 1963 (Full Concert) [HiQ]'

(Thursday, October 24, 1963, 5:00 p.m. CEST) — The Beatles, having arrived in Stockholm the previous afternoon, recorded a radio appearance for producer Klas Burling’s Sveriges Radio (Swedish National Radio) show Pop ’63 at the Karlaplansstudion – later the Maximteatern – in Stockholm for airing on Nov. 11, 1963, at 10:05 p.m.