Tag: George Harrison

One of George Harrison’s greatest songs is a bitter goodbye to The Beatles

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The Beatles split, it is safe to say, wasn’t on the greatest of terms. After close to a decade at the top of global culture mountain, the altitude had taken

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The hilarious letter George Harrison sent to a fan who asked him for money

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George Harrison is undoubtedly the coolest Beatle but he was also one of the most dryly funny. Growing up in Liverpool had blessed all the members with a caustic course wit but

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This is the song George Harrison wrote the day he quit The Beatles

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George Harrison’s role in The Beatles was a simple one to begin with. He was the unique guitarist who stood behind the principal songwriters of John Lennon and Paul McCartney,

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Rare footage of Bob Dylan’s performance of ‘Love Minus Zero/No Limit’ at George Harrison’s ‘Concert For Bangladesh’

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George Harrison’s ‘Concert For Bangladesh’ was a turning point in popular culture, marking the first star-studded charity event which would go on and set a precedent for future charitable concerts. With the

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THE CHARMING STORY OF GEORGE HARRISON’S VACATION IN SMALL TOWN AMERICA

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SMITHSONIAN MAGAZINE | May 2020 On a late summer afternoon more than half a century ago, Chris and Monty Field, teenage brothers, found a spot on the courthouse square in Harrisburg, Illinois,

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The Journey of Jennifer Juniper

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Beyond the Muse with Jenny Boyd A conversation about her new book “Jennifer Juniper,” George Harrison, her sister Pattie Boyd, going to India with The Beatles, being courted by Donovan

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Rare Ravi Shankar footage surfaces showing him teach George Harrison the sitar

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The new video has been shared to celebrate what would’ve been the icon’s 100th birthday Rare footage of late sitar player Ravi Shankar has surfaced that sees him teaching Beatles guitarist George Harrison the

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Revisiting the time George Harrison’s house was raided by police as part of infamous 1969 drug bust

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March 12th, 1969, is a monumental day in the history of The Beatles for two polar opposite reasons. Just as the London police service launched a suspiciously well-timed drugs raid

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Jim James Covers The Beatles’ ‘The Inner Light’

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My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James shared video of the 1968 George Harrison-penned Beatles song “The Inner Light.” James covered the tune as part of The Material World Foundation’s “The Inner Light Challenge.”

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Olivia and Dhani Harrison Donate $500, 000 to Fight COVID-19

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The Material World Foundation, created by George Harrison in 1973, is today donating $500,000 to the MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Fund, Save the Children US, and Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) charities, which are providing much

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