Live: White Sox Park

On August 20th 1965, The Beatles played two shows at White Sox Park, Chicago; one at 3pm and the other at 8pm. The first performance was watched by 25,000 fans, while the evening show had a much larger draw of 37,000.

Tickets cost between $2.50 and $5.50, earning The Beatles $155,000 for both performances.

Set list

  1. "Twist and Shout" (excerpt) (John Lennon)
  2. "She's a Woman" (Paul McCartney)
  3. "I Feel Fine" (John Lennon)
  4. "Dizzy Miss Lizzy" (John Lennon)
  5. "Ticket to Ride" (John Lennon)
  6. "Everybody's Trying to Be My Baby" (George Harrison)
  7. "Can't Buy Me Love" (Paul McCartney)
  8. "Baby's in Black" (John Lennon and Paul McCartney)
  9. "I Wanna Be Your Man" (Ringo Starr
  10. "A Hard Day's Night" (John Lennon, with Paul McCartney)
  11. "Help!" (John Lennon)
  12. "I'm Down" (Paul McCartney)
Paul McCartney and George Harrison at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

Paul McCartney and George Harrison at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

The Beatles arrive at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

The Beatles arrive at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

John Lennon at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965.

John Lennon at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965.

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Paul McCartney at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

Paul McCartney at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

The Beatles arrive at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

The Beatles arrive at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

The Beatles at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

The Beatles at White Sox Park, Chicago, August 20th 1965. 

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