The Beatles

The Beatles, which is one of the most popular rock groups in the world, originated in Liverpool, England. The band formed in 1960. The members in the band are John Lennon, Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney, and George Harrison. They played in clubs in Liverpool mostly in the 60s. The Beatles first American debut was in February of 1964. On their first American tour, they played at Red Rocks Amphitheater.


-written by Kathryn Gaskin


The Beatles at Red Rocks

The Beatles were a unique band to hit Red Rocks because they were not an American Band. On August 26, 1964, The Beatles made their debut at Red Rocks. The year 1964 was The Beatles North American Tour. It was their second time in the United States. There were about 7,000 people in attendance at this concert. Red Rocks was the sixth stop on their tour. Red Rocks Amphitheater is also one of four venues that are still operating today.   -written by Kathryn Gaskin

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