Category: George Harrison

All George Harrison stories about the “quiet Beatle,” published on our Beatlesarama site. Includes information about George’s family, his death, his lasting spiritual effect on his fans. You’ll also find the latest news about remastered music, box sets and collectible vinyl.

George Harrison's "Wonderwall" album cover

48 Years Ago Today – George Harrsion Release First Beatles Solo LP ‘Wonderwall Music’

48 years ago today (11/1/68) George Harrison released his first solo album, Wonderwall Music on the Apple label. The songs which were mostly Harrison instrumentals, featured Eric Clapton, Ringo Starr and an unaccredited banjo contribution by Peter Tork of The Monkees. Wonderwall Music also marks the first solo...

/ November 2, 2016
Denny Laine

Denny Laine Gets Special Beatles Tour of Los Angeles

by Adam Forrest | Last Sunday, Gillian Lomax’s Beatles Magical History Tours of Los Angeles had a very special guest, founding member of The Moody Blues and guitarist with Paul McCartney and Wings, Denny Laine. According to Gillian, there were “no words” to...

/ July 27, 2016
George Harrison and his son, Dahni

Harrison’s Widow: Son May Finish Dad’s Unreleased Songs

story by Billboard Magazine, “Overheard” | New George Harrison Music? His Widow Says ‘maybe.’ On July 14, along with Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, Yoko Ono and Olivia Harrison attended the 10th anniversary of The Beatles Love by Cirque du Soleil at the Mirage Hotel in Las Vegas–with an updated, remixed soundtrack by Giles...

/ July 26, 2016

Beatles Guitar Gently Weeps While Video Screens

Beatlesarama sources | A lushly pared-down acoustic version of The Beatles’ classic ode to the six string, “While My Guitar Gently Weeps,” premiered as a music video on Vevo under a limited partnership between Apple Corps and Cirque du Soleil....

/ June 29, 2016

REVEALED: Beatle George’s Sister, 83, Broke And Alone In Missouri

from The Daily Mail by James Nye George Harrison was worth more than $300 million when he died in 2001, but the music legend’s 82-year-old sister Louise Harrison now struggles to get by – living in a pre-fabricated home in...

/ April 17, 2015

Beatle Sister Louise Harrison Departs the Midwest

Note from Pat Matthews: I talked to Louise this morning and she’s still going strong living now in Solana Beach, California. She’s traveling to Liverpool Legend’s (her Beatles Tribute Band) show in Wisconsin this weekend. If it weren’t for coal,...

/ March 18, 2015