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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 »
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 »
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 »
For anyone who swears by the original mono versions of the Beatles catalog you are in for a treat. This month will see the release of a vinyl box set containing official remasters of the band's mono…   Read Story »
It's not like the world needed another Beatles tribute. There's an entire industry devoted to letting you know that the Beatles were the most important band of all time and that Paul McCartney was…   Read Story »
One of the things I did when visiting London while studying abroad 10 years ago was pose for a photo of some friends and me crossing Abbey Road, just like the Beatles did for their famous album cover…   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 »
John Lennon's killer, Mark David Chapman, has been denied parole for an eighth time, according to NY Daily News. Chapman, who shot the musician outside the Dakota in 1980, was given a…   Read Story »
Wayne Coyne and Steven Drozd's side project Electric Würms are releasing their new EP soon, and the band will also have a song on the Flaming Lips' upcoming Sgt. Pepper's tribute With A Little Help…   Read Story »
The Flaming Lips already announced the impending release of With A Little Help From My Fwends, their guest-heavy full-length tribute to the Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band. The album…   Read Story »