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Why George Harrison hated the hippy movement

    Why George Harrison hated the hippy movement

For a brief moment in time, rock music seemed to be changing the entire world in the 1960s. Whereas most people were opening their minds to the possibilities of music,

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The Traveling Wilburys session Tom Petty said was one of a kind

    The Traveling Wilburys session Tom Petty said was one of a kind

In the late 1980s, George Harrison formed possibly the most star-studded supergroup in history, The Traveling Wilburys. The former Beatle teamed up with his old friend Bob Dylan and the

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The artist George Harrison called “one of the best songwriters”

    The artist George Harrison called “one of the best songwriters”

It’s safe to say that The Beatles did more for rock and roll than almost any other band of their generation. There were incredible artists that had come before them,

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George Harrison on The Beatle who suited The Traveling Wilburys

    George Harrison on The Beatle who suited The Traveling Wilburys

As far as supergroup lineups go, you can’t really get any more impressive than Traveling Wilburys. Comprising Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Tom Petty, Roy Orbison, and Jeff Lynne, this was

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“John was annoyed because I didn’t say that he had written one line of this song, Taxman… I also didn’t say how I wrote two lines to Come Together or three lines to Eleanor Rigby”: George Harrison and the questions around his Beatles credits | MusicRadar

    “John was annoyed because I didn’t say that he had written one line of this song, Taxman… I also didn’t say how I wrote two lines to Come Together or three lines to Eleanor Rigby”: George Harrison and the questions around his Beatles credits | MusicRadar

George Harrison is sitting in a vast soundstage at Twickenham Film Studios, explaining to Ringo Starr and film director Michael

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The one lyric George Harrison wanted to change

    The one lyric George Harrison wanted to change

George Harrison never usually had the same kind of time in The Beatles as John Lennon or Paul McCartney had.

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Who plays the guitar tremolos on ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’?

    Who plays the guitar tremolos on ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’?

For many, George Harrison’s song ‘While My Guitar Gently Weeps’ was his greatest achievement as a songwriter during his career

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The moment George Harrison “really disagreed” with John Lennon

    The moment George Harrison “really disagreed” with John Lennon

You couldn’t turn on a radio without hearing The Beatles during the 1960s. It felt like they’d dominated the world,

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Bob Dylan and George Harrison – In the Studio Review

    Bob Dylan and George Harrison – In the Studio Review

Pairing the biggest players in the 1960s is no small feat. A member of The Beatles and the man who

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The one song George Harrison found difficult to write

    The one song George Harrison found difficult to write

Songwriting isn’t always an exercise one can configure up out of nowhere. Even the most acclaimed artists suffer from writer’s block, which often involves giving themselves some space before they

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