Dhani Harrison and his band thenewno2 are not the new Beatles, but there are ghosts of Harrison's late father, George, in his music. And that music, which includes scoring the new film "Beautiful Creatures'' and even playing guitar for the Wu-Tang Clan, has much of the same genius. Here are two songs from thenewno2, 'Never Too Late' and Choose What You're Watching.'
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Exactly one year after George Harrison died a jaw-dropping lineup of musicians gathered at London's Royal Albert Hall to honor his lifetime of work The Concert for George featured performances by Tom Petty Paul McCartney Ringo Starr Eric Clapton Jeff Lynne Ravi Shankar Billy Preston Dhani Harrison and many others...
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Mike Geraghty says his tribute to George Harrison, “Still With You (Tribute to George Harrison),” while not a George Harrison song, reflects as much of him as he could put in it. And the end result is amazingly...
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"We wanted it to be timeless," says the son of George, who, along with his bandmates, looked to Buddy Holly and Bernard Herrmann for inspiration.
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Today is arguably George Harrison’s 70th birthday. Harrison’s birth certificate says February 25th, 1943 but a recently discovered document in the Harrison family archives has a time and date of 11:50PM February 24, 1943. We...
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Nicole L. Harrison and Dr. Mitchell E. Weber were united in marriage by the Rev. Michael McGregory on August 11, 2012 at First United Methodist Church in Fremont, NE. The bride is the daughter of Jim and Jackie Harrison of Canton, SD. The groom is the son of Winfield and Marty Weber of Fremont, NE. Grandmother of the bride is Marcella Mikkelsen of Sioux Falls, SD....
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Louise Harrison, George Harrison's sister, said Friday in a phone interview she plans to make a DVD to honor the 50th anniversary of George Harrison's visit to the U.S. the year before Beatlemania hit.&ldquo...
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PENOBSCOT – Harrison Joseph Gott, 52, died unexpectedly at his home April 24, 2013. He was born Nov. 30, 1960, in Blue Hill, the son of Harrison and Ethel (Allen) Gott. Joe graduated from George Stevens Academy in 1979. He worked building wooden boats with Eric Dow for 26 years. ...
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Four readers tell us why they think Something, written by George Harrison, is the Beatles' best songWe continue our series in which readers tell us about their favourite songs from the Fab Four. If you'd like to take part in future weeks, simply visit this page and use the form to tell us about the Beatles song that means the most to you.This week's track of choice is...
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Happy 70th birthday, George Harrison! The lead guitarist of the Beatles died of lung cancer in 2001, but his legacy as a member of music's most popular band lives on. A longtime advocate for spiritual mysticism and a prominent member of the Hare Krishna movement, Harrison wrote a handful of popular Beatles tracks, including "While My Guitar Gently Weeps," "Here Comes the...
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