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Last night, an all-star cast of artists piled into L.A.'s Fonda Theatre to pay tribute to the late Beatle George Harrison. The event, George Fest, was a benefit for the Jameson Neighborhood Fund and…   Read Story »
George Harrison Week on Conan is coming to an end today, and all week, people like Beck and Paul Simon have stopped by the show to cover songs from the late Beatle. Last night, Norah Jones was the…   Read Story »
After Beck's performance of "Wah-Wah" last night, Conan continued the George Harrison tribute week with Paul Simon doing "Here Comes The Sun." Simon performed the same song with Harrison on an…   Read Story »
Conan's George Harrison tribute week kicked off tonight and the first musical guest was Beck, who performed "Wah-Wah" from Harrison's 1970 triple album All Things Must Pass. This rest of the week…   Read Story »
Next week, Universal Music Group will release the George Harrison box set The Apple Years 1968-75, which collects Harrison's first six solo albums, as well as a treasure trove of rare and unreleased…   Read Story »
It seems September has become the month of George Harrison. In the next couple weeks we'll witness the release of a massive retrospective box set of Harrison's post-Beatles solo work, along with a…   Read Story »
George Harrison is getting his own festival dedicated to his music from the same people who put on Dylan Fest, Stones Fest, and Petty Fest. The festival will take place on September 28th at Los…   Read Story »
In 2004, a pine tree was planted near Griffith Observatory in Los Angeles' Griffith Park to honor the late George Harrison. It grew to 10 feet tall and stood as a fitting tree-bute to a musician…   Read Story »
Real Estate are getting ready to put out their third album, Atlas, but right before that happens they've issued a very fitting cover for us. The song is George Harrison's "Behind That Locked Door"…   Read Story »
With the 500th episode of The Simpsons airing last Sunday, the last few weeks have been a celebration of everything Simpsons, where all your favorite pundits and prognosticators have combed through…   Read Story »