1 January 1962 - Monday
Decca Studios

The Decca Records audition.


© Bill Harry. Permission granted

Like Dreamers Do
To Know Her Is To Love Her
'Til There Was You
Sure To Fall
Besame Mucho
Love Of The Loved
Hello Little Girl
Three Cool Cats
September In The Rain
Take Good Care Of My Baby
Crying, Waiting, Hoping
The Sheik Of Araby

The tracks that are not linked are readily available on
"Anthology 1" and will not be featured here.

"Searchin'" is also found on "Anthology 1" but the intro is looped
and is obscured by dialogue. Here it is presented authentically.

A contemporary photo of the Decca building.

The only news report of The Beatles' Decca session appeared
in the 27 January issue of the Liverpool Echo. Written by Tony
Barrow (as "Disker").