Concerts & Package Tours : 1963  (January to February)

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January 1963

15 - Kilburn (Gaumont State)
16 - Alderley Edge (Regent Hall)
17 - Harrow (Granada)
18 - Birmingham (Ritz/Plaza)
19 - Leyton (Baths)
19 - Romford (Wykham Hall)
20 - Newcastle (City Hall)
21 - Bedford (Granada)
22 - Maidstone (Granada)
23 - Aylesbury (Granada)
24 - Portsmouth (Guildhall)
25 - Kingston (Granada)
26 - Slough (Adelphi)
27 - Tooting (Granada)
28 - Grantham (Granada)
29 - Bradford (St. George's Hall)
31 - Scunthorpe (Baths)

February 1963

01 - Stafford (Trentham Gardens)
02 - Nelson (Imperial)

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Johnny & The Hurricanes
Brad Newman as Elvis Presley
Steve Francis as Billy Fury
Sally Green as Brenda Lee
Dev Douglas as Adam Faith
Dru Harvey as Gene Vincent
Jokers as The Shadows

"Juke Box Doubles"

Promoter : Don Arden

Because of poor ticket sales the two scheduled performances in Bradford were combined into one. To make things worse there was a power cut during the Jokers (Shadows) spot. The tour was eventually cancelled

Johnny  Paris was the only member of the original group

January 18th 1963

Bradford (Textile Hall)

Tommy Bruce & The Bruisers
The Voltairs
The Dynamic Tornadoes
Garth B Cawood (compere)

January 21st 1963

Beatles

U.S. Vee-Jay signs up the Beatles

January 21st 1963

Stockton (Globe) - week

Joe Brown  
January 27th 1963

Leicester (De Montfort Hall)

Frank Ifield
The Springfields
The Lana Sisters
Jackie Trent
Tommy Wallis & Beryl
Ted Taylor Four
Alan Field (compere)

Promoter - Arthur Kimbrell

 

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February 1963

02 - Bradford (Gaumont)
05 - Doncaster (Gaumont)
06 - Bedford (Granada)
07 - Wakefield (Regal)
08 - Carlisle (ABC)
09 - Sunderland (Empire)

23 - Mansfield (Granada)
24 - Coventry (Theatre)
26 - Taunton (Gaumont)
27 - York (Rialto)
28 - Shrewsbury (Granada)

March 1963

01 - Southport (Odeon)
02 - Sheffield (City Hall)
03 - Hanley (Gaumont)




The Honeys

Helen Shapiro
The Beatles
Danny Williams
Kenny Lynch
The Kestrels
The Red Price Band
The Honeys
Dave Allen

Tickets : 3/6, 5/6, 7/6

Beatles set list:
Chains
Keep Your Hands Off My Baby
A Taste Of Honey
Please Please Me




February 1963

02 - Cardiff (Sophia Gardens)
03 - Brighton (Hippodrome)
04 - Bristol (Colston Hall)
05 - Guildford (Odeon)
06 - Sheffield (City Hall)
07 - Newcastle (City Hall)
08 - Woolwich (Granada)
09 - Bournemouth (Winter Gardens)
10 - Liverpool (Empire)
11 - Mansfield (Granada)
12 - Cleethorpes (ABC)
13 - York (Rialto)
14 - Maidstone (Granada)
15 - Harrow (Granada)
16 - Walthamstow (Granada)
17 - Leicester (De Montfort Hall)
18 - Portsmouth (Guildhall)
19 - Dartford (Granada)
20 - Aylesbury (Granada)
21 - Lincoln (ABC)
22 - Kingston (Granada)
23 - Slough (Adelphi)
24 - Tooting (Granada)
25 - Birmingham (Town Hall)
26 - Grantham (Granada)
27 - Bedford (Granada)
28 - Dover (ABC)

March 1963

01 - Hanley (Victoria Hall)
02 - Bradford (Gaumont)
03 - Blackburn (King George's Hall)

 

Brian Hyland
Little Eva
The Brook Brothers
The Chariots
Johnny Temple
Rhythm & Blues Quintet plus One
Dave Reid (compere)

Promoter : Don Arden


 

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February 1963


15 - Southend (Odeon)
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22 - Derby (Gaumont)

March 1963

15 - Plymouth
16 - Bournemouth (Winter Gardens)
17 - Cannock (Danilo)
18 - Guildford (Odeon)
19 - Wakefield (REgal)
20 - Halifax (Odeon)
22 - Bradford (Gaumont)
23 - Stockport  (Essoldo)
24 - Birmingham (Hippodrome)
25 - Stockton (Hippodrome)
26 - Scarborough
27 - York (Rialto)
28 - Southampton (Gaumont)
29 - Taunton (Gaumont)
30 - Huddersfield (Odeon)
31 - Liverpool (Empire)

Joe Brown
Susan Maughan
The Tornados
Eden Kane
Shane Fenton & The Fentones
Jess Conrad
Rolf Harris
Peter Jay & The Jaywalkers
Daryl Quist
Peter Lodge
Mike & Tony Nevitt
The Diggeroos
Al Paige (compere)

Promoter : Larry Parnes

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February 1963

23 - Cardiff (Sophia Gardens)
24 - Birmingham (Hippodrome)
26 - Bristol (Colston Hall)
27 - Cambridge (ABC)
28 - Northampton (ABC)

March 1963

01 - Romford (Ritz)
02 - Portsmouth (Guildhall)
03 - Plymouth (ABC)
04 - Exeter (ABC)
06 - Croydon (ABC)
07 - Kingston (ABC)
10 - Liverpool (Empire)
11 - Newcastle (City Hall)
12 - Manchester (Apollo)
13 - Huddersfield (ABC)
14 - Carlisle (ABC)
15 - Glasgow (Odeon)
16 - Edinburgh (Usher Hall)
17 - Stockton (Globe)
19 - Cleethorpes (ABC)
20 - Chesterfield (ABC)
21 - Lincoln (ABC)
22 - Leeds (Odeon)
23 - Leicester (De Montfort Hall)
24 - Ipswich (Gaumont)
26 - Dover (ABC)
27 - Hastings (ABC)
28 - Southampton (Odeon)
29 - Watford (Gaumont)
30 - Finsbury Park (Astoria
31 - Coventry (Theatre)

April 1963

02 - Hull (ABC)
03 - York (Rialto)
04 - Wolverhampton (Gaumont)
05 - Cheltenham (Gaumont)
06 - Bournemouth (Pavilion)
07 - Brighton (Hippodrome)

Cliff Richard & The Shadows
Patsy Ann Noble
The Vernons Girls
Alan Randall
The Trebletones
Frank Berry (compere)

Promoter - Arthur Howes


 

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February? 1963

Dates and venue unknown

Emile Ford
The Bachelors
The Allisons
Gerry & The Pacemakers
Vic Sutcliffe
Steve Perry

Promoter - John Smith

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