George Harrison

Worldwide “Concert For George” Commemorates George Harrison’s 68th Birthday!

Today, February 25th marks what would have been former Beatle George Harrison’s 68th birthday, and to celebrate the influential life and career of the iconic musician, Harrison’s estate is streaming a magnificent concert for fans […]

02/25/2011

Five Things About . . . Outrageous Box Sets

Fascinating facts, pivotal events, odd connections … what you don’t know about the people who make the music may surprise you! Each week, J.A. Bartlett of The Hits Just Keep on Comin’ digs up Five […]

02/17/2011

Beatles Win Historic GRAMMY Award

Jason Merritt/Getty Images Remember [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Beatles[/lastfm]‘ remastered box set of all their classic albums? The compilation got its due last night at the GRAMMY Awards in Los Angeles.

02/14/2011

Fifty Years Ago The Beatles First Played Liverpool’s Cavern Club

Story by Zack Neckvatal It was fifty years ago today on February 9, 1961 that the [lastfm]Beatles[/lastfm] played their first show at the famed Cavern Club in Liverpool, England.  At the time the group already […]

02/09/2011

Childhood Home Of Ringo Starr Losing Final Appeals

We told you last year about the plight of the childhood home of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Ringo Starr[/lastfm], and how preservationists were trying to save it from the wrecking ball. But it now seems like those appeals […]

01/03/2011

From The Vault: McCartney And Harrison On The Death Of Lennon

Getty Images It was a tremendous shock to the world when [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]John Lennon[/lastfm] was shot and killed on December 8, 1980–an event that took place 30 years ago today. Lennon was only 40 years […]

12/07/2010

Best Rumor Of The Day: Beatles Reunion At Hollywood Bowl?

  No official confirmation or comment. Info from a British tabloid. An idea that borders both on the ludicrous and creepy. Are [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Beatles[/lastfm] looking at a sort of reunion next August at the […]

12/06/2010

Paul McCartney Happy For Beatles-iTunes Partnership

  [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Beatles[/lastfm] are finally – FINALLY – on iTunes, and Sir [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Paul McCartney[/lastfm] seems pretty thrilled by the arrangement.

11/18/2010

George Harrison's All Things Must Pass To Be Remastered

All Things Must Pass, known by many to be one of [lastfm]George Harrison[/lastfm]‘s finest solo albums, will be released next month as a remastered limited edition with original album artwork and poster.

10/19/2010

John Lennon's All-Time TOP TEN

[lastfm]John Lennon[/lastfm], born October 9, 1940, died December 8th, 1980.  Ironically, a man who took a very high profile and active role in standing up for peace and love of fellow humankind, was killed by […]

10/09/2010

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