George Harrison

You Could Own a George Harrison Turntable! Fab!

George Harrison would have turned 74 this month, and in honor of that, his estate is re-releasing all George's solo albums on 180-gram vinyl. You can also buy a special limited edition George Harrison turntable. It will cost you, but superfans won't mind because sales are limited to just 2500...
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We need more New Year's songs

It seems there are millions of Christmas songs, but only a handful of songs for New Year celebrations. That needs to be remedied. Some of the songs that appear to be about New Year's Eve, or New Year's Day, are really about something else entirely. U2's New Year's Day? That's about the Solidarity...
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6 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Eric Clapton

There's a lot about Eric Clapton this is pretty much an open book. He stole George Harrison's wife. He's battled many demons, including drugs and alcohol. He got the name Slow Hand because he was terribly slow at changing broken guitar strings. But as the guitar icon turns 71 this week, I thought I...
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5 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Sir George Martin

"Of all the arts, music is the most sublime, and touches the heart of every human being." ---Sir George Martin, in the introduction to his book Making Music. Beatles fans are celebrating the life today of a man who changed the world of popular music, without singing a single note. Martin, who died...
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5 Things You May Not Know about George Harrison

George Harrison was the lead guitar player of the Beatles and is often called the Quiet Beatle, because he wasn't as noisy as the other ones. He was the most musically adventurous, introducing elements of Indian music to his songs. George was born this week in 1943, so he's our FRiday feature and...
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5 Things You May Not Know about George Harrison

George Harrison was the lead guitar player of the Beatles and is often called the Quiet Beatle, because he wasn't as noisy as the other ones. He was the most musically adventurous, introducing elements of Indian music to his songs. George was born this week in 1943, so he's our FRiday feature and...
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