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.
EIL.COM Favourite Music Update Rare CDs, CD Singles, Rare Records, Vinyl Records, Albums and Music
- The Beatles - Help! - Microgroove Test Record - UK - 7" vinyl - £1,995.00, $2,513.70, €2,334.15 (New Item) (arrived 08-Dec-2023 16:40)on December 8, 2023 at 4:43 pm
THE BEATLES Help! (Extremely rare 1965 UK original one-sided 45RPM 7" Microgroove Test Record on a Parlophone white label with black print. Side one plays the single version of Help! while side two plays a test tone signal. The machine-stamped matrices are 7XCE18280-2 KT and LPFB. The playing surface has visible hairlines and signs of previous use but plays through without any skips, pops or jumps, just audible surface noise. Original 1960s Beatles UK test pressings do not appear for sale at all frequently and this is likely unrepeatble!)
- The Beatles - Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band - 2017 - DeAgostini - UK - vinyl LP - £29.99, $37.79, €35.09 (New Item) (arrived 08-Dec-2023 15:31)on December 8, 2023 at 4:43 pm
THE BEATLES Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (2017 UK/EU limited edition remastered stereo audiophile issue of the 1967 13-track LP now pressed on 180gm Heayvweight Vinyl [with black & yellow Parlophone labels], re-released as partof the DeAgostini Vinyl Collection series. Glossy gatefold picture sleeve with 'flame inner', sheet of cut-outs replicating the original artwork, 2009 fold-out insert and additional series booklet. Although not sealed, both sleeve andcontents are Near Mint PCS7027) #Top 500 Greatest Albums Of All Time
- The Beatles - Anthology 1 - 180gm - 2017 - UK - 3-LP vinyl set - £49.99, $62.99, €58.49 (New Item) (arrived 08-Dec-2023 12:56)on December 8, 2023 at 4:43 pm
THE BEATLES Anthology 1 (2017 UK/EU limited edition remastered audiophile issue of the 1995 60-track triple LP compilation pressed on 180gram Vinyl, re-released as part of the DeAgostini Vinyl Collection series, featuring rarities & alternate takes from 1958-1964. Comes housed in a deluxe tri-fold gatefold picture sleeve, the packaging shows some light creasing & the vinyl are Near Mint)
- The Beatles - Live At The BBC - 180gram - DeAgostini - UK - 3-LP vinyl set - £74.99, $94.49, €87.74 (New Item) (arrived 08-Dec-2023 13:02)on December 8, 2023 at 4:43 pm
THE BEATLES Live At The BBC (2018 UK/EU limited edition remastered MONO issue of the 2013 71-track triple LP pressed on 180gram Vinyl, re-released as part of the DeAgostini Vinyl Collection series. Comes housed in a deluxe wide-spined gatefold picture sleeve with illustrated inners. The sleeve shows minimal wear with light creasing whilst the vinyl appear barely played)
- The Beatles - The Beatles 1962-1966 / 1967-1970 Red & Blue Albums - Black Vinyl 6LP Box Set - Sealed - UK - vinyl box set - £159.99, $201.59, €187.19 (New Item) (arrived 08-Dec-2023 13:06)on December 8, 2023 at 4:43 pm
THE BEATLES The Beatles 1962-1966 / 1967-1970 (Deluxe Edition 2023 UK/EU 6-LP box set containing both of the newly remastered and revised 'Red' & 'Blue' triple album 3-LP editions pressed on 180-gram black vinyl. These expanded editionshave been Half Speed Remastered and feature 75 tracks, including the last single Now And Then. Housed inside a rigid slipcase picture box with 'The Beatles' in silver-foil print, hype sticker & factory sealed) #Top 500 Greatest Albums Of All Time