Radio: Teenager’s Turn – Here We Go – The Beatles’ first radio session Wednesday 7 March 1962 Radio On 7 March 1962 The Beatles recorded their radio debut at the Playhouse Theatre, Hulme, Manchester. The recording was for the show Teenager’s Turn – Here We Go. The band rehearsed their set from 3.45pm.In the evening, wearing suits for the very first time, The Beatles performed three cover versions: Dream Baby (How Long Must I Dream?), Memphis, Tennessee and Please Mister Postman. Together with the other three acts also appearing on the programme, the recording took place between 8 and 8.45pm.The show was broadcast on the BBC Light Programme the following day between 5 and 5.30pm. Also on this day…Want more? Visit the Beatles history section.