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George Harrison-Best pt 1

Part one of my interviews with the late George Harrison, who surprised everybody by becoming the most popular maker of solo music for the first five years after the Beatles called it a career.

George Harrison Collection pt2 Feb 27

Before his 2001 cancer death George Harrison sat down with me several times for multiple hours In the Studio to discuss his entire post-Beatles output over three decades. With the re-release of this body of work in a beautiful vinyl box set,…

Badfinger-Straight Up-Joey Molland,the late Mike Gibbins

If the Big Star story warrants box sets and a documentary film, then the saga of Badfinger surely deserves a full-blown mini-series.
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Beatles-White Album pt1-Paul McCartney,the late George Harrison

The unparalleled intensity of world-wide fame, the sudden death of Beatles manager Brian Epstein, and the complexities of adult romantic relationships had all conspired to fracture the internal unity of the Beatles so that their only double album was, in effect, the first Beatles solo albums...
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Beatles-White Album pt2-Paul McCartney,the late George Harrison

Paul McCartney joins me In the Studio here in part two to explore the songs "Birthday", Lennon's "Everybody's Got Something to Hide Except for Me and My Monkey", Paul's "Mother Nature's Son", one of three versions of "Revolution", the campy pally band arrangement on "Honey Pie", Lennon's "Cry Baby Cry", and the real inspiration behind the song which figured into the notorious Charles Manson multiple murder case,"Helter Skelter".

Badfinger- Straight Up: Best Of

Next to the Beatles, which band was the biggest seller on Apple Records? It was Badfinger, the same British quartet which backed George Harrison during the Concert for Bangla Desh multi-disc album and movie. If the Big Star story earned cult…