8 June 2014 archive

When Beatlemania came to Australia

It is 50 years since The Beatles toured Australia. It was the biggest pop culture event to hit our shores in the 1960s — providing scenes of hysteria not seen again until ABBA came to Australia a decade later. Beatlemania was everywhere in 1964. It was a rare week if TV Week and TV Times magazines, then the dominant …

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