March 7, 1962

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On this day in 1962, The Beatles appeared on the BBC for the first time. The group was recording for the radio show Here We Go, which also marked the band’s first full [...]

May 20, 1967

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On this day in 1967,  The BBC banned the Beatles’ ‘A Day in the Life’, fearing the lyrics, “I’d love to turn you on” might promote drug [...]

March 21, 1973

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Today in 1973, fans rioted after a David Cassidy performance on Top of the Pops. The riot prompted the BBC to ban all “teenybopper” acts from performing on the [...]