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  1. Music in New Orleans for Friday, March 27, 2015: Jazz pianist Nick SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    New Orleans-born, Brooklyn-based modern jazz pianist Nick Sanders, seen here at the Zatarian's WWOZ Jazz Tent during the 2014 New Orleans Jazz Fest, returns to his hometown for two shows at Snug Harbor on Friday, March 27, 2015. (Chris Granger, NOLA.com On Friday, March 27, the options for live music in New Orleans include a George Harrison tribute, a Police tribute band featuring a well-known guitarist, and the return of a rising star modern jazz pianist.

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  2. Forever Tied to Fab FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 22 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... "No Matter What" and "Day After Day." Molland and his band mates also performed on "All Things Must Pass," George Harrison's epic 1970 triple-album, as well as at the Harrison- and Ravi Shankar-led "Concert for Bangladesh" benefit shows at New ...

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  3. Guitar virtuoso, Berklee Professor, Beatle George - Meet Laren PassarelliRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Examiner.com

    ... which plays the individual Beatles' music from after the Beatles' breakup. In both bands she has played the George Harrison part, both singing and playing impeccable recreations of his guitar work. I conducted the following interview with Lauren. ...

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  4. Joey Molland on Badinger & The BeatlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... "No Matter What" and "Day After Day." Molland and his band mates also performed on "All Things Must Pass," George Harrison's epic 1970 triple-album, as well as at the Harrison- and Ravi Shankar-led "Concert for Bangladesh" benefit shows at New ...

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  5. Chan Centre Welcomes Zakir Hussain TonightRead the original story

    Friday Mar 20 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... of our time, Hussain regularly collaborates with world-class artists as diverse as YoYo Ma, Bela Fleck and George Harrison. Some of his most historical collaborations include Shakti, which he founded with John McLaughlin and L. Shankar, Remember ...

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  6. Wrecking Crew' salutes unsung musical heroes www.utsandiego.com...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    George Harrison, center, works with musicians from the "The Wrecking Crew" in a scene from the documentary "The Wrecking Crew." George Harrison, center, works with musicians from the "The Wrecking Crew" in a scene from the documentary "The Wrecking Crew."

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  7. Shy Brit who made Taylor Swift swoon: Singer-songwriter James Bay...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Daily Mail

    ... a pounding chorus with soulful flourishes. If You Ever Want To Be In Love, with James on piano, nods towards George Harrison's All Things Must Pass and the Eagles' West Coast rock. But James's bittersweet lyrics reflect his suburban roots and the ...

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  8. Beatles' 1962 Hamburg tapes headed to auction for $300,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Los Angeles Times

    CIRCA 1960: Photo of Tony SHERIDAN and BEATLES; L-R: George Harrison, John Lennon and Tony Sheridan performing live onstage during Beatles first Hamburg trip. Tapes of the group's live show in Hamburg recorded two years later are headed to auction on April 1. Photo: Ellen Piel What's being described as the master tapes of the Beatles performing live in Hamburg, Germany, in 1962 not long before Beatlemania exploded worldwide is going to auction April 1 and is being offered for about $300,000.

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  9. The 100 Greatest Ever Beatles Songs: 50-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | NME

    ... stands out." 46. Long, Long, Long Chosen by Felix White, The Maccabees Felix: "I think it's amazing how good George Harrison's song writing got towards the end of The Beatles. Good on you, man! He had that sardonic wit and the tenderness that ...

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  10. INTERVIEW: The Bootleg BeatlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Daily Echo

    ... Beatle when they played at Pink Floyd guitarist David Gilmour's 50th birthday party. There they met George Harrison who said "you probably know the chords better than I do." Praise indeed, and he went on to give them some tips on the chords to Free ...

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  11. 100 Greatest Beatles SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | NME

    ... voice when he sings it is the one for me. It was one of those demos he did in India or somewhere with George Harrison [nb. Liam's wrong here, it's a solo Lennon demo from his Dakota days - Beatles Ed]. But the rest of them all mixed it again around ...

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  12. Music this week: Gaslight Anthem, John Stetch, Zakir Hussain and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Canada.com

    ... and his own theatrical work. The world-renowned tabla master's collaborations with the Beatles' George Harrison, cellist Yo-Yo Ma, banjo player BA la Fleck and Japan's Kodo drummers, among others, attest to his open-minded style. Now, Hussain ...

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  13. Scorsese to Film Grateful Dead ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... us do it. Needless to say, we are humbled to be collaborating with Martin Scorsese. From The Last Waltz to George Harrison: Living In The Material World , from Bob Dylan to the Rolling Stones, he has made some of the greatest music documentaries ...

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  14. Will The $7.3 Million "Blurred Lines" Verdict Kill Songwriting?Read the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | Hypebot

    ... seeps into our every creation whether we like it or not. Sometimes in music it's totally obvious (the famous George Harrison " My Sweet Lord " vs. "He's So Fine" by The Chiffons lawsuit), and other times its less so ( Sam Smith ' s "Stay With Me" ...

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  15. Sounds LikeRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | Entropical Paradise

    ... afraid of no lawsuit. Even music royalty like Beatles aren't above borrowing just a little here and there. George Harrison found himself on the wrong end of a legal entanglement when people heard "He's So Fine" when he played "My Sweet Lord." Money ...

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  16. Numerous Biographies Worth a LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | DurhamRegion.com

    ... will enjoy Straight Up & Personal. It's a beauty. Dream Weaver: Music, Meditation, and My Friendship with George Harrison is a memoir that covers Gary Wright's career in music, his "...deep faith rooted in Eastern spirituality and yoga" and his ...

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  17. George Harrison and Eric Clapton Guitars Head for the Auction Block in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Guitar Player

    Guitars owned by musical pals George Harrison and Eric Clapton will be coming up for auction in May. Julien's Auctions has announced that two guitars owned and played by the musicians will be in its Music Icons Auction event to be held at Hard Rock Cafe New York on May 15 and 16, beginning at 10 a.m. The auction also includes memorabilia from the Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, Frank Zappa, AC/DC and others, as well as guitars owned by Vinnie Vincent. The George Harrison guitar is his 1963 Maton Mastersound electric.

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  18. Fairweather Low to sing in his own "Amen Corner" at church music venueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Cotswold Journal

    IT will be a trip down memory lane for many Stow residents when legendary 60s singer Andy Fairweather Low rocks up to St Edward's Church with his special brand of blues, country, soul, gospel and rock and roll. Promoted by Music at Stow, the maestro and his Low Riders will be making a first visit to the Cotswolds, a feat not achieved even when leading Amen Corner back in the day and who went on to become the "go-to" guitar for many including Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Roger Waters, Van Morrison and Chris Barber.

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  19. Why the 'Blurred Lines' Verdict Is an Uphill Battle for CopycatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Billboard

    ... Make no mistake: it will be talked about decades from now, as we do about the 1976 ruling determining that George Harrison made a "subconscious" infringement on "He's So Fine" to create "My Sweet Lord." But even after hearing musicologists break ...

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  20. Fairweather Low to sing in his own 'Amen Corner' at church music venueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | Cotswold Journal

    IT will be a trip down memory lane for many Stow residents when legendary 60s singer Andy Fairweather Low rocks up to St Edward's Church with his special brand of blues, country, soul, gospel and rock and roll. Promoted by Music at Stow, the maestro and his Low Riders will be making a first visit to the Cotswolds, a feat not achieved even when leading Amen Corner back in the day and who went on to become the "go-to" guitar for many including Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Roger Waters, Van Morrison and Chris Barber.

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