A special event, marking what would have been George Harrison's 61st birthday, will take place in Los Angeles on Sunday (22FEB04).

GEORGE HARRISON DAY IN LA is a free event which will takes place in the city's Griffith Park to mark the late BEATLE's 25 February (04) birthday.

Attractions will include a performance by Beatles tribute band the FAB FOUR.

Also in honour of Harrison's birthday, Capitol Records will reissue all of his out-of-print solo albums originally released on his DARK HORSE label, as well as a box set spanning the 1976-1992 portion of his career.

Harrison died in 2001 of cancer.

23/02/2004 21:01