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From the Archives

From Globe archives: Concerts in Boston

Bob Dean/Globe Staff

On Sept. 12, 1964, the highly anticipated Beatles played the Boston Garden for the first and
only time. In this photo from that concert, John Lennon sang to the sold-out crowd.
The Beatles returned to Boston on just one other occasion, playing at Suffolk Downs racetrack
on Aug. 18, 1966, during their final US tour.

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