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George Harrison

Born: Feb 24, 1943 in Liverpool, England
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Died: Nov 29, 2001 in Los Angeles, CA
Genre: Pop/Rock, Country, Folk, Classical
Biography: In his most obvious contribution to music as lead guitarist for the Beatles, George Harrison provided the band with a lyrical style of playing in which every note mattered. Later on, as a songwriter with the Beatles and subsequently as a solo artist, Harrison used his celebrity and his musical sensibilities ...Read full biography
All Things Must Pass
Released: 1970
Label: EMI Music Distribution
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Without a doubt, Harrison's first solo recording, originally issued as a triple album, is his best. Drawing on his backlog of unused compositions from the late Beatles era, Harrison crafted material that ...Read full review
The Concert for Bangladesh
Released: 1971
Label: Sony Music Distribution
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Hands down, this epochal concert at New York's Madison Square Garden -- first issued on three LPs in a handsome orange-colored box -- was the crowning event of George Harrison's public life, a gesture ...Read full review