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George Harrison- Cloud Nine 30th Anniversary 11-13

George Harrison's solid comeback album in Autumn 1987 Cloud Nine  was incredibly important, and not just for the obvious achievement of putting the Quiet Beatle back at the top of the charts after being MIA for most of the Eighties. Teaming…

Tom Petty- Full Moon Fever

I swear I heard my heart break  when informed that Tom Petty died of cardiac arrest in his Malibu CA home. Tom was only 66. Prior to this conversation, the last time I had interviewed Tom Petty had been in Dallas in the Fall 1987 when he…

Echoes In the Studio pt3-Alice Cooper,Ozzy Osbourne,Bob Weir,Eric Clapton,Tom Petty,Robert Plant

In memoriam pt 3: Echoes In the Studio, the voices of & tributes to fallen classic rockers.
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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.
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Traveling Wilburys- Vol 1- the late George Harrison and Tom Petty

Much portrayed as "the moody one" during his Beatles years, in actual fact George Harrison had an impish sense of humor. "Silly, really", he told me, " Really silly." So it is completely imaginable that George ( a former executive producer of…
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George Harrison-Cloud Nine 25th anniversary

To borrow from the Rob Reiner/Billy Crystal/Meg Ryan hit movie of the day When Harry Met Sally, George Harrison's Cloud Nine comeback album twenty-five years ago could alternately be titled "When Harri(son) Met Lynne". By 1987, Jeff Lynne had…