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Harrison Exhibition Closed After Theft

4th September 2009

An exhibition honouring late BEATLES star GEORGE HARRISON in his hometown has been closed after a rare signed photograph of the star was stolen.The For George tribute opened in early August (09) in his native...

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Rock Album Designer Wilkes Dies

20th July 2009

Music photographer and art director TOM WILKES, who designed album covers for the ROLLING STONES, JANIS JOPLIN and GEORGE HARRISON, has died. He was 69.Wilkes died after suffering a heart attack on 28 June (09)...

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New Beatles Song Ready

7th July 2009

A new Beatles song is to be released.'Now And Then' - which was composed by John Lennon in 1978 and later worked on by Sir Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr when they reunited...

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Jim James Plans Harrison Tribute

24th June 2009

MY MORNING JACKET star JIM JAMES is to release a set of heartfelt GEORGE HARRISON covers he recorded in the days after the late Beatle's death under the name YIM YAMES.The roots rocker's Tribute To......

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George Harrison's Afterlife Album

17th June 2009

Several previously unheard songs by George Harrison are set to be released.The late former Beatle had a large batch of unfinished tracks at the time of his death in 2001 and they will now be...

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Unheard Harrison Songs Set For Release

17th June 2009

Late BEATLES star GEORGE HARRISON is to release a second posthumous album after his pal JEFF LYNNE reportedly agreed to complete some of his unfinished works.The star, who died in 2001, left behind a vast...

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Ringo Starr Makes Up Fab Three

2nd June 2009

Ringo Starr is set to join Sir Paul McCartney and Bob Dylan to record new tracks over the summer. The ex-Beatles drummer - real name Richard Starkey - is keen to join his former Fab...

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Bob Dylan's Mccartney Summer Duet

26th May 2009

Bob Dylan and Sir Paul McCartney will work together this summer.The 'Blowin' in the Wind' singer recently said he would be "excited" to collaborate with the former Beatles star, and after Paul also indicated his...

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Harrison Lyrics Uncovered

9th May 2009

Unseen lyrics penned by late Beatle GEORGE HARRISON have been put on display at a London gallery. Official Beatles biographer Hunter Davies would collect scraps of paper the band threw on the floor of the Abbey...

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George Harrison 'Forged Beatles Autographs'

3rd May 2009

George Harrison forged the Beatles' autographs for a dying fan, according to a report.The star faked the signatures of John Lennon, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, according to the Sun, to send to 16-year-old leukaemia...

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The Things They Say 11934

17th April 2009

"These people aren't here to hear the music, they're here to look at a wax dummy of George Harrison." Late BEATLES star GEORGE HARRISON's son DHANI HARRISON accepts many people in the audience at his...

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The Things They Say 11895

15th April 2009

"I never took MICK JAGGER seriously. I always thought he was a friend. When he was pursuing me I just thought he was kidding." ERIC CLAPTON and GEORGE HARRISON's ex-wife PATTIE BOYD never fell for...

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Stars Come Out For Harrison

15th April 2009

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY joined GEORGE HARRISON's widow OLIVIA and the late star's son DHANI to unveil his former BEATLES bandmate's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Tuesday (14Apr09). Harrison's star - the city's 2,382nd...

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George Harrison To Receive Star On Hollywood Walk Of Fame

5th April 2009

George Harrison will be awarded a posthumous star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame at a ceremony later this month.The former Beatle, who died of cancer in 2001, was a founding member of the Fab Four...

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Harrison Was Scared Of Living In Dad's Shadow

16th March 2009

GEORGE HARRISON's son DHANI was determined to forge a career in his own right - after fearing he'd spend his life in the shadow of his famous father. The 30-year-old hated the idea of following in...

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Dhani Harrison Convinced Beatles To Agree To Rock Band Game

14th March 2009

GEORGE HARRISON's son DHANI it taking the credit for the new THE BEATLES: ROCK BAND video game - revealing he convinced the surviving bandmembers to agree to the project. Sir Paul MCCartney and Ringo Starr are...

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Former Beatles Paul And Ringo To Reunite At Charity Show

5th March 2009

Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr are to set to perform together at a New York charity concert next month.The only two surviving members of the Beatles are both on the bill for a show...

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Fascinating Fact 6703

26th January 2009

Muslim convert YUSUF ISLAM, the artist formerly knows as CAT STEVENS, has covered GEORGE HARRISON's THE DAY THE WORLD GET ROUND for a new album, which will be sold to raise cash for American Indians....

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Harrison's Sick Situation

18th December 2008

A pool of GEORGE HARRISON's sick remained on the floor of THE BEATLES hostel room for two weeks - because their cleaner refused to clean it up. The Fab Four left the mess untouched after...

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Harrison Was Offered Python Role

2nd December 2008

A newly unearthed interview with THE BEATLES has discovered GEORGE HARRISON was originally offered the role of JESUS CHRIST in MONTY PYTHON's THE LIFE OF BRIAN. The musician, who died in 2001, was a driving...

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Harrison's Widow 'Torn' Over Decision To Release Track

18th November 2008

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY's plan to put out an unheard BEATLES' track has been dealt a setback - his former bandmate GEORGE HARRISON's widow OLIVIA is reportedly undecided about agreeing to its release. MCCartney announced earlier...

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Mccartney Wants To Release Unheard Beatles Epic

16th November 2008

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY is planning to release an unheard BEATLES' track his former bandmate GEORGE HARRISON once deemed too adventurous for the public. Carnival of Light, a 14-minute improvised song recorded in 1967, was played...

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Fascinating Fact 6276

31st October 2008

GEORGE HARRISON's son DHANI has recorded a new album at his late father's Friar Park estate with the former BEATLE's vintage gear. The album, You Are Here - recorded under the name Thenewno2, is only...

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Mccartney's Hey Jude Row

1st July 2008

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY almost scrapped THE BEATLE's hit HEY JUDE - because he and GEORGE HARRISON couldn't agree on the track's arrangement. The legendary musician remembers how recording for the beloved anthem was thrown into...

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Mccartney Held Harrison's Hand On Deathbed

1st July 2008

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY held GEORGE HARRISON's hand as he lay dying and the pair reminisced about their days in THE BEATLES. MCCartney reveals he shared jokes with Harrison as the guitarist slowly lost his battle...

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The Things They Say 8209

5th May 2008

"We always say GEORGE fought for me because someone would say, 'What are you doing with him?' and George would shout back... He wasn't always a guru." RINGO STARR on GEORGE HARRISON's support when he...

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Winehouse, Craig David And Will Young On 'Rich List'

25th April 2008

Amy Winehouse's tabloid troubles have not prevented her from making her fortune, with the singer included in the Sunday Times 2008 list of Britain's richest young millionaires.The Back to Black star is named in tenth...

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Beatles Business Killed Harrison's Calm

14th April 2008

Running THE BEATLES' Apple Corps business turned GEORGE HARRISON from a chilled-out hippie to a frazzled 30-something, according to the late rocker's former wife PATTIE BOYD. In a new exhibition of personal snapshots from her...

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Ronnie Wood 'Invades' Beatles Convention

3rd April 2008

THE ROLLING STONES star RONNIE WOOD stunned BEATLES fans at a Fab Four convention in New York at the weekend (29/30Mar08) - by showing up to support GEORGE HARRISON's ex-wife PATTI BOYD. Wood was in...

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Beatles' Business Partner And Friend Neil Aspinall Dies

24th March 2008

Neil Aspinall, the man who ran Apple Records for the Beatles and long-time friend of the band, has died at the age of 66.A statement released by surviving band members Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr...

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