Live: Crosley Field, Cincinnati

The Beatles played Crosley Field, Cincinnati on August 21st 1966. The band were due to play the day before but heavy rain and the high chance of electrocution prevented the show from going ahead.

"We had to get up early and get on and play the concert at midday, then take all the gear apart and go to the airport, fly to St Louis, set up and play the gig originally planned for that day. In those days all we had were three amps, three guitars, and a set of drums. Imagine trying to do it now." - George Harrison

Photos were taken by The Beatles US tour manager Bob Bonis.

Set list

  1. "Rock and Roll Music" 
  2. "She's a Woman" 
  3. "If I Needed Someone" 
  4. "Day Tripper" 
  5. "Baby's in Black" 
  6. "I Feel Fine" 
  7. "Yesterday" 
  8. "I Wanna Be Your Man" 
  9. "Nowhere Man" 
  10. "Paperback Writer" 
  11. "Long Tall Sally" 
John Lennon and Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

John Lennon and Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

George Harrison playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

George Harrison playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Ringo Starr playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Ringo Starr playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

John Lennon and Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

John Lennon and Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

John Lennon and Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

John Lennon and Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

George Harrison playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

George Harrison playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

John Lennon playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

John Lennon playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Paul McCartney and George Harrison playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Paul McCartney and George Harrison playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

George Harrison playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

George Harrison playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

John Lennon playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

John Lennon playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

John Lennon playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

John Lennon playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Paul McCartney and George Harrison playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Paul McCartney and George Harrison playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

Paul McCartney playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

George Harrison and John Lennon playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.

George Harrison and John Lennon playing Crosley Field, Cincinnati, August 21st 1966.