Julien’s Auctions will hold the sale at the Times Square Hard Rock Cafe in New York and online on April 10 – 50 years to the day since McCartney indicated that The Fab Four were over.
Along with the Hey Jude lyric sheet, the sale will also feature memorabilia, guitars and instruments, autographed items, rare vinyl, obscure licensed material and more.
Some of the other highlights include a baseball signed by McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison and Ringo Starr from the Beatles’ last ever US show at Candlestick Park, San Francisco, and a pair of beige wide-cut corduroy trousers worn by Lennon on the Magical Mystery Tour.
There’s also the original stage from the Beatles’ first performance from Liverpool’s Lathom Hall, which took place on May 14, 1960 when the band were billed as The Silver Beats. It was the group’s first advertised concert and booked by Liverpool promoter Brian Kelly.
The sale will get under way at 10am local time on April 10. Visit Julien’s Auctions for further information.
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- The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band - EX - UK - picture disc LP - £50.00, $69.50, €58.50 (New Item) (arrived 04-Aug-2021 14:25)on August 5, 2021 at 6:28 am
THE BEATLES Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1979 UK 13-track LP Picture Disc, featuring the fantastic Peter Blake artwork housed in a matching die-cut laminated sleeve with lyrics on the back. The sleeve has some minor wear to the front at the die-cut and the disc appears barely played PHO7027)
- The Beatles - The Beatles / 1967-1970 - 1st - EX - UK - 2-LP vinyl set - £25.00, $34.75, €29.25 (New Item) (arrived 01-Aug-2021 12:33)on August 5, 2021 at 6:28 am
THE BEATLES The Beatles / 1967-1970 (Original 1973 UK 28-track double LP compilation, front laminated gatefold picture sleeve with matching blue lyric inners. The sleeve has just a little minor ageing whilst the vinyl remains in Excellent condition with minimal wear & play PCSP718)
- The Beatles - The Early Years - Cobblestones Sleeve - UK - vinyl LP - £12.00, $16.68, €14.04 (New Item) (arrived 29-Jul-2021 13:41)on August 5, 2021 at 6:28 am
THE BEATLES The Early Years (1971 UK 12-track vinyl compilation LP featuring the Beatles' earliest recordings in Germany and their legendary recordings backing Tony Sheridan, fully laminated picture sleeve. The sleeve shows just a little lightshelfwear and the vinyl remains in excellent condition with few signs of play)
- The Beatles - The Beatles Yellow Submarine Pop-Out Art Decorations - US - book - £125.00, $173.75, €146.25 (New Item) (arrived 29-Jul-2021 17:11)on August 5, 2021 at 6:28 am
THE BEATLES The Beatles Yellow Submarine Pop-Out Art Decorations (Rare 1968 US official 15" x 9½" full colour book printed on thick card stock, containing twenty pop-out decorations including the Yellow Submarine, The Band, The Boob, SnappingTurk & many more. This example displays minimal wear and light signs of age. A fantastic & original Beatles item in glorious technicolour!)
- The Beatles - Beatles For Sale - 2017 - EX - UK - vinyl LP - £15.00, $20.85, €17.55 (New Item) (arrived 30-Jul-2021 15:02)on August 5, 2021 at 6:28 am
THE BEATLES Beatles For Sale (2017 UK digitally remastered stereo audiophile issue of the 1964 14-track vinyl LP now pressed on 180gm Vinyl, released as part of the De Agostini Vinyl Collection series, with black and yellow Parlophonelabels and gatefold picture sleeve replicating the original album artwork. The sleeve displays some minor general shelfwear, whilst the vinyl has few signs of play PCS3062)