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by Graham Hutchins

  • Author: Graham Hutchins
  • ISBN: 0908988559
  • ISBN13: 978-0908988556
  • ePub: 1367 kb | FB2: 1878 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Music
  • Publisher: Exisle Publishing (January 4, 2004)
  • Pages: 144
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Eight Days a Week: The Beatles' Tour of New Zealand, 1964 ePub download

Eight Days a Week book.

Eight Days a Week book. Where were you during that memorable week in June 1964 when the Beatles. He was a teenage Where were you during that memorable week in June 1964 when the Beatles toured New Zealand for the first - and only - time? If you were a teenager, you might have been amongst the thousands of young Kiwis defying your parents' or teachers' wishes and devising ingenious ways of getting to see your idols. Beatles aficionado, Graham Hutchins was amongst them. He was a teenager during the early sixties.

On June 5th, 1964 VARA organized a Beatles concert in Café Restaurant Treslong in Hillegom as part of their three day visit to the . Hutchins, Graham (2004). Eight Days a Week:the Beatles' tour of New Zealand 1964. Auckland, NZ: Exisle.

On 8 June 1964 a complete summary of the Beatles' visit to the Netherlands was broadcast. The visualization of the three day visit showed: arrival at Schiphol Airport - young women wearing Volendam folk costumes welcoming, offering tulips and traditional Dutch hats. the concert at Treslong. a roundtrip by boat through the canals of Amsterdam.

Eight Days A Week: The Beatles' Tour of New Zealand 1964. For a memorable week in June 1964, the Beatles toured New Zealand, giving concerts in the four main centres and changing life as we knew it for ever. For teenagers of the time, it was the most exciting week of their lives. Teachers were ignored and parents defied as thousands of young people devised ingenious ways of seeing their idols.

For a memorable week in June 1964, the Beatles toured New Zealand, giving concerts in the four main centres and .

For a memorable week in June 1964, the Beatles toured New Zealand, giving concerts in the four main centres and changing life as we knew it for ever. For this book Graham Hutchins has interviewed dozens of people who were directly affected by the visit, from fans who attended the concerts and people who accompanied the Beatles on tour, to contemporary musicians and John Lennon’s Kiwi relations. The visit of the Fab Four is remembered through the reminiscences of these eyewitnesses, and through a mass of photographs and memorabilia that illustrate the text.

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The Beatles' Tour of New Zealand 1964

The Beatles' Tour of New Zealand 1964.

Hutchins, Graham (2004).

Baker, Glenn A (1982). The Beatles Down Under: the 1964 Australia & New Zealand tour. Glebe, NSW Australia: Wild & Woolley. Baker, Glenn A (1985). The Beatles Down Under: the 1964 Australia & New Zealand tour (2 e. Ann Arbour, Michigan, USA: Pierian Press.

For a memorable week in June 1964, the Beatles toured New Zealand, giving concerts in the four main centers and changing life as we knew it forever. For teenagers of the time, it was the most exciting week of their lives. Teachers were ignored and parents defied as thousands of young people devised ingenious ways of seeing their idols. For this book, Graham Hutchins has interviewed dozens of people who were directly affected by the visit, from fans who attended the concerts and people who accompanied the Beatles on tour, to contemporary musicians and John Lennon s Kiwi relations. The visit of the Fab Four is remembered through the reminiscences of these eyewitnesses, and through a mass of photographs and memorabilia that illustrate the text. The author also assesses the long-term impact the Beatles made on New Zealand music and on society at large. Full of memories and nostalgia, this is the ideal souvenir of one of the most remarkable weeks in New Zealand s history.