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
- Paul McCartney and Wings - Goodnight Tonight - UK - 12" vinyl - £15.00, $20.40, €16.80 (New Item) (arrived 15-Apr-2021 10:49)on April 15, 2021 at 12:36 pm
WINGS Goodnight Tonight (1979 UK 2-track 12" single featuring the 7:27 Long Version plus Daytime Nightime Suffering, housed in the laminated picture sleeve with the illustrated retro-style die-cut Parlophone inner. The sleeve has some wear with creasing at bottom edge & the vinyl is Excellent with only minimal play 12YR6023)
- Paul McCartney and Wings - All The Best - EX - UK - 2-LP vinyl set - £25.00, $34.00, €28.00 (New Item) (arrived 12-Apr-2021 17:16)on April 15, 2021 at 12:36 pm
PAUL MCCARTNEY All The Best (1987 UK 20-track double LP compiling Wings & solo classics, complete with illustrated lyric inners, gatefold picture sleeve. The sleeve is Excellent with a little light shelfwear [small residual sticker mark] & the vinyl remains in Excellent condition with only a few light paper scuffs not affecting play PMTV1)
- The Beatles - The Beatles / 1967-1970 - 2nd - UK - 2-LP vinyl set - £20.00, $27.20, €22.40 (New Item) (arrived 07-Apr-2021 14:47)on April 15, 2021 at 12:36 pm
THE BEATLES The Beatles / 1967-1970 (Late 70s UK second issue of the 1976 28-track compilation double vinyl LP, housed in a non barcoded glossy gatefold picture sleeve with the original inner lyric sleeves. The sleeve shows some shelfwear scuffing to the edges and one of the two inners has a couple of seam splits however, both vinyl discs remain in excellent condition with minimal signs of play PCSP718)
- The Beatles - Long Tall Sally EP - 1st - WOL - UK - 7" vinyl - £50.00, $68.00, €56.00 (New Item) (arrived 08-Apr-2021 10:16)on April 15, 2021 at 12:36 pm
THE BEATLES Long Tall Sally (Original 1964 UK four-prong centre 4-track 7" EP with 'Sold In The UK', 'Recording First Published' & 'The Parlophone Co' text on the labels and intact four prong centre, which clearly KT code on the centre; comes housed in the front laminated flipback picture sleeve. The previous owner has discreetly written their name on the labels in black which is nicely camouflaged. The sleeve has '642' written on the back, however displays very light wear or signs of age, whilst the vinyl remains in excellent condition with few signs of play GEP8913)
- The Beatles - Let It Be - 1st - Solid - P/S - WOL - UK - 7" vinyl - £50.00, $68.00, €56.00 (New Item) (arrived 08-Apr-2021 10:26)on April 15, 2021 at 12:36 pm
THE BEATLES Let It Be (1970 UK Apple label solid centre 7" single, also featuring You Know My Name (Look Up My Number) with Brian Jones on Sax & with the matrix number on the B-side scratched out, housed in the original lightly textured flipback picture sleeve. The previous owner has discreetly written their name on the label and a number 21 on the Apple logo on the front of the sleeve, however the sleeve shows just very light wear and the vinyl remains in excellent condition with fewsigns of play R5833)