[Off-air recordings of daily reports during the Beatles tour of New Zealand]. 1964.

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Daily reports by broadcasters Peter Sinclair and Doreen Kelso during the Beatles tour of New Zealand in 1964. Includes studio commentary, actuality, interviews with individual Beatles and promotional material.

[NB. 00:00:00- 00:21:34 contains the same broadcast as most of Id\185928 The big Beatles show. 1964-06-08. Part 1 of 2. All recordings after this point are also in Id\9014].

(00:21:34-00:27:51) Interview with the Beatles by unidentified female reporter.

(00:27:52-00:28:58) Interview with Paul McCartney by unidentified reporter.

(00:28:59-00:32:50) Interview with Ringo by unidentified male reporter.

(00:32:51-) Keith Bracy interviews the manager of the hotel where the Beatles are staying in Auckland.

(00:34:07-00:35:15) Merv Smith reports from outside the Auclkland Town Hall when The Beatles arrive in front of a crowd of thousands.

(00:35:17-00:40:15) Mr Robinson, the Mayor makes an address an Beatles respond.

(00:40:16-00:41:15) Reporter's commentary from Sydney Street outside the city hotel.

(00:40:17-00:41:42) Brief interviews with Dunedin public.

(00:41:43- ) Mary Wright talks with George Harrison.

(00:42:57-00:46:17) Murray Forgey interviews Paul McCartney.

(00:46:18-00:47:03) Resident Scottish poet farewells The Beatles.

(00:47:04-00:47:48) 3ZB announcer.

Lever Hit Parade July 1964. The host, Ted Thorpe, interviews members of The Beatles on board a TEAL Electra aeroplane, en route from New Zealand to Sydney, Australia. The Beatles talk about their tour of New Zealand and give their thoughts on current chart hits, including ones by Roy Orbison and Cilla Black.

(00:47:49- 48:25) Lever Hit Parade intro/shampoo commercial.

(00:48:26-00:55:35) Christchurch departure on TEAL flight to Sydney; interviews by Lever Hit Parade host, Ted Thorpe.

(00:55:36-00:56:22) The Beatles begin playing "Love Me Do" to a crowd of screaming fans.

(00:55:37-00:56:35) Singer's Choice announcer outro.

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Year 1964

Reference number 260702

Media type AUDIO

Collection Sound Collection

Ngā Taonga Korero Collection

Credits Sinclair, Peter, 1938-2001, Speaker/Kaikōrero
Kelso, Doreen, 1919-2003, Speaker/Kaikōrero
New Zealand Broadcasting Corporation (estab. 1962, closed 1975), Broadcaster
Lennon, John, 1940-1980, Interviewee
McCartney, Paul, Interviewee
Harrison, George, 1943-2001, Interviewee
Starr, Ringo, Interviewee

Duration 01:36:33

Date 1964

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