26 Mar 2020

The Material World Foundation, created by George Harrison in 1973, is today donating $500,000 to the MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Fund, Save the Children and Medecins Sans Frontieres (Doctors Without Borders) charities, which are providing much needed aid and care during this COVID-19 pandemic. To help raise additional funds the…

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11 Mar 2020

The Walt Disney Studios has acquired the worldwide distribution rights to acclaimed filmmaker Peter Jackson’s previously announced Beatles documentary. The film will showcase the warmth, camaraderie and humor of the making of the band’s studio album, “Let It Be”, and their final live concert as a group, the iconic…

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24 Feb 2020

To mark what would have been George Harrison’s 77th birthday (Tuesday 25 February), Liverpool City Council and the George Harrison Estate can proudly announce that a new memorial woodland in his honour will open in Liverpool. The George Harrison Woodland Walk, will be located in south Liverpool close to…

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26 Sep 2019

Watch the brand new music video for George Harrison’s transcendent, timeless song “Here Comes The Sun” from The Beatles’ iconic Abbey Road album! The “Here Comes The Sun” music video welcomes the viewer into Abbey Road Studios’ Studio Two, where The Beatles famously recorded most of Abbey Road, to…

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29 Aug 2019

 You can listen to the 2019 mix of the George Harrison-penned ‘Something’ right now, plus an unreleased instrumental and an early demo of the song, taken from the forthcoming Abbey Road anniversary releases. Listen to ‘Something’ here.

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05 Jun 2019
25 Feb 2019

50 years ago today on February 25th, 1969 – his 26th birthday – George entered one of the EMI Studios at Abbey Road to record demos for three of his recently written compositions, ostensibly so he could play them for the other three Beatles, but perhaps as a kind…

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27 Apr 2018

The George Harrison estate is happy to announce HariSongs, a new label created to celebrate the Indian classical music George loved and believed would “help as a balance towards a peaceful daily life.” HariSongs launches today with two reissues in honour of both Ravi Shankar’s birthday (b. 7th April,…

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23 Feb 2018
Concert For George 4LP Box Set

In commemoration of George’s 75th Birthday (February 25), we join Eric Clapton, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Jeff Lynne, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Anoushka and Ravi Shankar, and many more, to celebrate his life and music. Concert for George is now available for the very first time on vinyl…

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16 Feb 2018
Theatre Poster

Experience Concert for George on the big screen in remastered 5.1 stereo sound, with a special theatrical run in over 100 theaters across North America, beginning February 20. Additional worldwide screenings for the film will be announced shortly. For up-to-date listings, please visit this link.

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28 Jan 2018

Paul McCartney & Eric Clapton’s performance of “While My Guitar Gently Weeps,” is now available to stream for the first time! Listen here and pre-save the upcoming reissue of CONCERT FOR GEORGE to automatically add the album to your Spotify library when it’s released. Plus you’ll be entered to…

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17 Jan 2018

February 25th marks what would have been George’s 75th birthday. In love and remembrance, CONCERT FOR GEORGE will be reissued on February 23rd, as a Deluxe Edition Box Set, a 4-LP Box Set, plus new CD/DVD and CD/Blu-ray combo packages. Presented in a 12” by 12” hardbound book, the…

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03 Oct 2017
Tom Petty

Tom was a tender southern gent in life, a poet and a music master on stage. He had a rocking chair wisdom that brought everything back down to earth. We will love and miss him for the rest of our days. Our thoughts are with his family and all…

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22 Aug 2017

Lighter-weight, chambered-bodied – a model inspired by George Harrison’s iconic career – joins the Fender Artist Signature Series HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. (August 22, 2017) – Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) today released the limited-edition George Harrison Rosewood Telecaster, inspired by the late musical legend. With only 1,000 units available worldwide,…

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24 Feb 2017

The Harrison family is proud to announce the release of George Harrison – The Vinyl Collection (UMe) box set featuring all of George Harrison’s solo studio albums in one collection for the first time. GEORGE HARRISON – THE VINYL COLLECTION Vinyl Box Set Includes Thirteen Albums From 1968-2002, plus…

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29 Nov 2016
Remembering George November 29th, 2016

“My source of inspiration has always been right here where the mood is so different because of the peace.”

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13 Oct 2016
UNICEF

In response to the urgent and growing crisis in Haiti, the George Harrison Fund for UNICEF will match all donations to UNICEF’s relief efforts for children impacted by Hurricane Matthew. All donations will be matched $1-for-$1 until Thursday at 11:59pm PT (update – this has now expired). Please help…

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23 Dec 2015
The Beatles Now Streaming

London – December 23, 2015 – On December 24 at 12:01am local time — here, there and everywhere — The Beatles’ music is available for streaming worldwide via the following nine services: Apple Music Deezer Google Play Microsoft Groove Napster / Rhapsody Amazon Prime Music Slacker Radio Spotify Tidal…

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11 Dec 2015

Available February 26th, 2016. In aid of the The Material World Foundation, Hot Records Ltd. and Vagrant Records present “George Fest” A Night To Celebrate The Music Of George Harrison. Recorded and filmed on September 28th, 2014 at the The Fonda Theater in Los Angeles, a host of today’s…

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16 Oct 2015

We are delighted to announce that George’s solo catalogue is now available to enjoy on streaming services worldwide. Choose your preferred streaming service from this link To celebrate the launch we also have some special playlists curated by Dhani Harrison, Jim James & Ian Astbury:     

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31 Jul 2015

August 1, 2015 marks the 44th anniversary of George Harrison’s groundbreaking Concert for Bangladesh, as well as 10 years since former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan approached the Harrison family and created the George Harrison Fund for UNICEF to formalize UNICEF’s longstanding relationship with the Harrisons. In the tradition…

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30 Apr 2015

Yesterday saw the opening of ‘Ravi Shankar: Life In Music’ at the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles, the first exhibition in the United States to celebrate Raviji. The exhibit hopes to give a “one-of-a-kind glimpse into the GRAMMY-winning world music icon’s early life, the roots of his musicality and…

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09 Feb 2015

On the 7th February, 2015, Dhani Harrison accepted The GRAMMYs Lifetime Achievement Award on behalf of his father in Los Angeles, California. You can watch highlights from the ceremony here.

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20 Oct 2014
Poster For George - Silver Edition

Poster For George will be offered in two editions, Red, and Silver. Both editions limited to 400 signed and numbered copies. Red edition available from Obey Giant web store on 10/23/14 at a random time between 10am and 12pm PST located here. Silver edition to be released 10/24/14 right here…

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19 Dec 2014
Grammy's

We are delighted to be able to share the news that George is to be honoured with The Recording Academy’s Lifetime Achievement Award at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards to take place on 8th February 2015 in Los Angeles. From The Recording Academy’s press release: “This year we pay…

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30 Aug 2014

During February 2011, on the eve of the 40th Anniversary of The Concert for Bangladesh, Olivia Harrison and members of the UNICEF family traveled to Bangladesh to visit programs that had been funded by The George Harrison Fund for UNICEF. It was the Harrison family’s first visit to the…

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30 Jan 2014

Today – Thursday 30th January – sees the launch of the first update to The Guitar Collection: George Harrison This release features new instruments from George’s extensive collection and stories about them, including: • Cherry red Gibson Les Paul Standard, “Lucy” • Gibson Ukulele Banjo UB-2 • National Triolian…

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29 Nov 2014
Remembering George

“Floating down the stream of time from life to life with me” George, 1943 – 2001

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28 Jan 2014

The Recording Academy Special Merit Awards Ceremony, Saturday January 25th. It has been a busy weekend for The Beatles’ family and fans. On Saturday night The Beatles were honoured at the 2014 Recording Academy Special Merit Awards held at the historic Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles. The Lifetime…

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28 Nov 2014

Congratulations to Brandon Moore from the United States whose video was chosen by Olivia & Dhani Harrison as the overall winner of the Genero.tv ‘What is Life’ Competition! “We were totally surprised and delighted by this video and it was a clear favourite for both of us. The dancer really expressed…

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04 Dec 2013

We were thrilled to learn today that The Recording Academy has announced All Things Must Pass is to be inducted into the legendary GRAMMY Hall of Fame in 2014. The GRAMMY Hall of Fame honours both singles, and album recordings of all genres that are at least 25 years…

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19 Sep 2013
Jackie Lomax

We were saddened to hear the news that singer, songwriter & guitarist Jackie Lomax died Monday, September 16, at age 69. R.I.P… Jackie

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24 Sep 2014
Beatles 4

You can now explore George’s catalogue, including the newly released The Apple Years 1968-75 box set containing his first 6 solo albums which have all been newly Remastered For iTunes, on his new artist page here. To co-incide with this you can also download “4”, a free digital EP and experience a…

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16 Sep 2013

Dhani Harrison’s version of his father’s song “For You Blue” is available today! All proceeds go to George Harrison’s Material World Foundation, which is currently focused on helping create awareness for the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation and its mission to cure spinal cord injury. Dhani recorded the new…

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22 Sep 2014

George Harrison Week on Conan starts tonight (Monday 22nd September) with a special performance by Beck. Make sure to tune in all week or view online here. Monday 9/22: Beck Tuesday 9/23: Paul Simon Wednesday 9/24: Dhani Harrison & Friends Thursday 9/25: Norah Jones You will be able to…

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01 Aug 2013

On this day, 1st August 1971, George Harrison and Ravi Shankar were joined on stage by their friends Bob Dylan, Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Billy Preston, Leon Russell and many more, to perform at the first major music benefit concert for a humanitarian cause, The Concert For Bangladesh. The…

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16 Sep 2014

To celebrate the release of The Apple Years 1968-75 box set, Olivia & Dhani Harrison are giving filmmakers the opportunity to make a music video for one of George Harrison’s most loved songs, ‘What Is Life‘. 5 finalists will be chosen by Universal Music & Genero.tv and will win a copy of The Apple Years box set….

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15 Sep 2014
George Fest

UPDATED 15TH SEPTEMBER: Due to the overwhelming response to George Fest we are moving the show to the larger Fonda Theatre. All prior tickets will be honored at the door and additional tickets will go on sale this Wednesday, September 17th at 10:00am PST. Same show, same date, NEW…

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10 Sep 2014

NPR Music have an exclusive premiere of George Harrison’s previously unreleased “This Guitar (Can’t Keep From Crying)” (Platinum Weird Version). The track is taken from the 2014 reissue of Extra Texture (Read All About It), included in the The Apple Years 1968-75box set, and features guitar from George’s son Dhani Harrison,…

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22 Mar 2013

Today, March 22nd 2013 marks the 50th Anniversary of the UK release of The Beatles’ very first album Please Please Me. Recorded in only one day on February 11 1963, this remarkable album featured George singing lead vocals on two tracks: “Chains” and “Do You Want To Know A Secret”….

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02 Sep 2014
Apple Years

Universal Music Group and the Harrison family are proud to announce that George Harrison’s first six solo albums, released between 1968 and 1975 on The Beatles’ Apple Records label, have been digitally remastered from the original analogue masters for CD and digital release on 22 September by UMG.  Wonderwall…

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16 Feb 2013

In the coming weeks, events are taking place all across the world to commemorate the life of George Harrison and celebrate his 70th birthday. See below to find a celebration near you, and if you are aware of additional events taking place please mention them in the comments! Photograph…

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11 Feb 2013

Ravi Shankar was recently honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the GRAMMY’s 2013 Special Merit Award Ceremony & Nominees Reception on Feb. 9 in Los Angeles. Click HERE to read a wonderful tribute to the maestro from composer Philip Glass. Daughters Norah Jones and Anoushka Shankar accepted the…

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20 Apr 2014
Shepard Fairey

UPDATE 10/24/14: Both editions are now SOLD OUT. Poster For George will be offered in two editions, Red, and Silver. Both editions limited to 400 signed and numbered copies. Red edition available from Obey Giant web store on 10/23/14 at a random time between 10am and 12pm PST located here: www.obeygiant.com…

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16 Jan 2013

Twenty-five years ago today, a member of the Beatles topped the Billboard Hot 100 for the last time. On this date (Jan. 16) in 1988, George Harrison rose 2-1 on the survey with “Got My Mind Set on You,” the first single from his album ‘Cloud Nine.’ The song…

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12 Dec 2012

It is with immense sadness that we learnt of the passing of the maestro Pandit Ravi Shankar yesterday, 11th December. Born on April 7, 1920, Shankar is an iconic figure whose influence on music and the way we hear music can hardly be overstated. Shankar had suffered from upper-respiratory…

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06 Dec 2012

George Harrison: Living in the Material World, the award-winning film from Academy Award-winning director Martin Scorsese, will premiere online on Friday, December 7. Watch the film on Facebook, unlock bonus content, interact and share with your friends for a unique, social movie-watching experience. Video-on-demand Beginning Friday, December 7 7pm…

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29 Nov 2012

Join us today in celebrating the life and music of George Harrison by watching the Concert For George documentary film. A free 24-hour stream of the Concert For George documentary film marks the concert’s 10th Anniversary, when Olivia Harrison and Eric Clapton gathered with George’s closest friends at London’s…

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23 Nov 2012

On November 29, 2002, one year after the passing of George Harrison, Olivia Harrison and longtime friend Eric Clapton organized a performance tribute in his honour. His closest friends gathered at London’s Royal Albert Hall to celebrate his life the only way they knew how – by playing his…

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16 Nov 2012

‘George Harrison: Living in the Material World’ premieres online on December 7th in the US and Canada via Facebook! Viewers will be able to watch the full documentary, comment with other fans, watch a special introduction from Olivia Harrison, and see answers to viewer questions from Olivia and the…

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06 Nov 2012

Did you know that the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) used George Harrison’s “Got My Mind Set on You” to ‘wake up’ the Curiosity Rover on Mars? Eric Blood, who works in surface systems, revealed the tracks used to re-boot Curiosity each morning during an ‘Ask Me Anything’…

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01 Nov 2012

American Songwriter Magazine has selected George Harrison’s “All Things Must Pass” as Lyric of the Week! Click HERE to read the article and go behind the lyric.

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29 Oct 2012

The International Documentary Association (IDA) announced nominations for the 2012 IDA Documentary Awards last week, and George Harrison: Living in the Material World was honored with a nomination for Best Limited Series. This 28th edition of the world’s most prestigious awards for nonfiction filmmaking takes place on Friday, December…

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28 Sep 2012

George Harrison: Living in the Material World was honored with two Emmy wins from the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences on the evening of September 16th, 2012. The film won awards for Outstanding Nonfiction Special and Outstanding Directing For Nonfiction Programming (Martin Scorsese). “To be able to make…

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19 Jul 2012

This morning, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences announced its nominees for the 2012 Emmy Awards, and George Harrison: Living in the Material World was honored with a total of 6 nominations. The film was nominated for Outstanding Nonfiction Special, Outstanding Cinematography For Nonfiction Programming, Outstanding Directing For…

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29 Mar 2012

“…an absorbing and beautifully made film…” – The New York Times “…a fitting, sonorous tribute to the pop idol, movie producer, spiritual searcher and constant gardener.” – Time Magazine Martin Scorsese’s GEORGE HARRISON: LIVING IN THE MATERIAL WORLD, which premiered on HBO last October, makes its home video debut…

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18 Jan 2012

In the heat of the awards season, and following the recent Critics Choice Award for Best Documentary Feature, George Harrison: Living in the Material World has been honored with three additional prestigious nominations. The film has been nominated by British Academy Film Awards / BAFTA in the Best Documentary…

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13 Jan 2012

At tonight’s 17th Annual Critic’s Choice Awards, GEORGE HARRISON: LIVING IN THE MATERIAL WORLD won the award for Best Documentary Feature. Living in the Material World was directed by Martin Scorsese, who was also honored tonight by Leonardo DiCaprio and Olivia Harrison with the Critic’s Choice Music + Film…

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01 Jan 2012

MR. FANTASY: THE LYRICS OF JIM CAPALDI celebrates the work of Traffic and its drummer, poet and founder member. Beyond Traffic and his successful solo career, Jim wrote for The Eagles and played alongside George Harrison, Eric Clapton and Jimi Hendrix, and many others. The limited-edition book features Jim’s…

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22 Dec 2011

Author Olivia Harrison, George’s wife, attended a book signing at HMV record store in Liverpool, where she had the opportunity to meet fans who turned out in force. Click on thumbnails to the right to view images from the December 1 event. The press is celebrating the New York…

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06 Dec 2011

UK’s Mojo Magazine declares George Harrison: Living in the Material World as DVD of the Year! Also in the issue, Olivia Harrison speaks to Danny Eccleston about the film. “Telling a tale we thought we knew but didn’t, Martin Scorsese‘s bio-doc turned the Quiet Beatle up to 11.” —…

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04 Nov 2011

KEEP A CHILD ALIVE’S 8TH ANNUAL BLACK BALL NY RAISES $3 MILLION FOR AIDS TREAMENT AND CARE IN AFRICA AND INDIA Touching tribute to George Harrison featured performances by Alicia Keys, Usher, will.i.am and Norah Jones among others New York, NY (November 4, 2011) – Keep a Child Alive’s…

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24 Oct 2011

George Harrison: Living in the Material World had its world premiere on 2nd October 2011. The documentary has also been traversing the world in film festivals over the last month — Telluride Film Festival, San Sebastian Film Festival, New York Film Festival, Mumbai Film Festival, as well as at…

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21 Oct 2011

George Harrison: Living In The Material World – The Exhibition opened at the GRAMMY Museum in Los Angeles on October 11, and runs through February 12, 2012. As The Los Angeles Times reported, the exhibition “offers an unusually intimate look into the public and private lives of one of…

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19 Oct 2011

Available Exclusively on the iTunes Store On November 29, 2002, one year after the passing of George Harrison, Olivia Harrison and longtime friend Eric Clapton organized a performance tribute in his honor, aptly titled Concert For George. Held at London’s Royal Albert Hall, the momentous evening featured George’s songs,…

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28 Sep 2011

MEDIA ALERT: UK Premiere of George Harrison: Living in the Material World Sunday, 2nd October Venue: BFI Southbank, London Red carpet arrivals 4.00pm GEORGE HARRISON: LIVING IN THE MATERIAL WORLD focuses the imaginative and inspired eye of one of cinema’s most preeminent filmmakers on one of the world’s most…

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22 Sep 2011

George Harrison presents Little Malcolm and his Struggle Against the Eunuchs A film by Stuart Cooper A mesmerising and furious performance from John Hurt, as delusional revolutionary Malcolm Scrawdyke, is at the heart of this chillingly dark comedy. Rarely seen in almost 40 years, it is released by BFI…

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12 Sep 2011

LOS ANGELES (September 8, 2011) — The GRAMMY Museum, in cooperation with Estate of George Harrison, will debut a major new exhibition, George Harrison: Living in the Material World opening on October 11, 2011. The exhibition will open the week following the broadcast premiere of Martin Scorsese’s documentary of…

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01 Aug 2011

UPDATE – August 17, 2011 – Due to enormous popular demand of Shepard Fairey’s “Friendship & Support” art print, his George Harrison and Concert For Bangladesh-inspired piece is being offered in a second colorway. “Friendship & Support – Gold” is released Tuesday, August 23. Each screen print is signed…

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14 Jul 2011

New York — HBO has acquired the North American broadcast rights to Martin Scorsese’s GEORGE HARRISON: LIVING IN THE MATERIAL WORLD, which will debut in two parts — on October 5 and October 6, 2011 — exclusively on HBO. London — Lionsgate Home Entertainment UK announced that it will…

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12 Jul 2011

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (July 12, 2011) — Gretsch celebrates the legacy of George Harrison with the G6128T-GH George Harrison SIGNATURE Duo Jet guitar, modeled on the instrument that the legendary guitarist referred to as his “first real decent guitar.” Features include distinctive appointments and modifications found on and inspired by…

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19 Feb 2011

On Sunday 6th February 2011 musician Gary Moore died in his sleep of a heart attack while on holiday in Spain. Acknowledged as one of the finest guitarists that the British Isles has ever produced; Gary Moore’s career dated back to the sixties. Gary graced the line-ups of several…

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12 Jan 2011

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. – Gretsch is extremely proud to introduce a very special limited edition instrument, the Gretsch Custom Shop G6128T-GH George Harrison “Tribute” Duo Jet. Limited to 60 pieces worldwide, the guitar is a meticulously crafted replica of the all-black 6128 Duo Jet Harrison played with the Beatles from…

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06 Dec 2010

UNICEF’s Spirit of Compassion Award recognizes individuals who have made exceptional contributions as philanthropists, advocates, and volunteers to advance the cause of children around the world. This year’s award was presented to Olivia Harrison for her commitment to UNICEF and to her family’s legacy of helping the children of…

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19 Oct 2010

GEORGE HARRISON’S ‘ALL THINGS MUST PASS’ REMASTERED AND RESTORED FOR LIMITED EDITION 3 LP VINYL COLLECTION COMMEMORATING ALBUM’S 40TH ANNIVERSARY Hollywood, California – On Friday, November 26, George Harrison’s magnificent 1970 solo debut, All Things Must Pass, will be released in a limited edition, numbered 180-gram vinyl set in…

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07 Sep 2010

Updated October 5: Fistful of Mercy’s debut album “As I Call You Down” available now on iTunes and CD in all other music stores. INTRODUCING FISTFUL OF MERCY Fistful of Mercy is Joseph Arthur, Ben Harper and Dhani Harrison. Their debut album, As I Call You Down, will be…

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25 Aug 2010

To celebrate Carlos Santana‘s brand new album, Guitar Heaven…The Greatest Guitar Classics of All Time, Clive Davis and Santana hosted a private VIP listening event at Vanity Nightclub in Las Vegas. The album, due Sept 21st, has Santana taking on iconic songs with the help of world-class collaborators including…

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12 Aug 2010

Los Angeles – Dark Horse Records announced today the October 19th release of a limited edition deluxe box set, entitled RAVI SHANKAR GEORGE HARRISON COLLABORATIONS. The release honors the sitar master’s 90th birthday. Collaborations is a 3 CD and 1 DVD uniquely numbered limited edition box set. All compositions…

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01 Jul 2010

As part of the Smithsonian Institution’s new exhibition Up Where We Belong: Native Musicians In Popular Culture, George Harrison’s Concert For Bangladesh footage and photos will be featured. The 1971 concert that George organized to help victims of the Bangladesh floods produced an extraordinary contribution to UNICEF exceeding $15…

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15 May 2010

Announced at the Cannes Film Festival in May, Academy Award winner Martin Scorsese is directing a documentary about the life of George Harrison. Scorsese has been working with Olivia Harrison for the last 2 years on the film, which will look at Harrison’s entire life. “His music is very…

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23 Apr 2010

Roy Orbison was born on April 23, 1936 in Vernon, Texas. For his sixth birthday, Roy asked for a harmonica, but fortunately his daddy gave him a guitar. Originally signed to Sun Records in 1956, Roy would eventually have a string of hit singles with Monument Records, including “Only…

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07 Apr 2010

Legendary sitarist and composer Ravi Shankar, India’s most esteemed musical Ambassador and a singular phenomenon in the classical music worlds of East and West, celebrated his 90th birthday today. As a performer, composer, teacher and writer, he has done more for Indian music than any other musician. He is…

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05 Apr 2010

Be one of only 250 lucky fans worldwide to own the beautiful Traveling Wilburys Portfolio. The history of the Traveling Wilburys is widely documented and written about and needs no repetition here, other than further profound gratitude for the inevitable circumstances that were to bring Bob Dylan, George Harrison,…

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04 Mar 2010

March 4, 2010 – Los Angeles – The history of the Traveling Wilburys is widely documented and written about, and needs no repetition here—other than further profound gratitude for the inevitable circumstances that were to bring Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison and Tom Petty together. In…

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09 Feb 2010

February 9 – Beatles band mate and George’s close friend Ringo Starr received his star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame yesterday in a beautiful evening ceremony. “It’s cool to get one at night,” said Ringo. “Where I live, the stars come out at night.” With his star placed…

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28 Jan 2010

The late Roy Orbison was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame during an unveiling ceremony on Jan. 29. Located in front of the historic Capitol Records building in Los Angeles, Roy’s star is positioned next to the stars of his great friends George Harrison and…

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11 Nov 2009

The Traveling Wilburys chronicles the adventures of Nelson, Otis, Lucky, Lefty and Charlie, in their own words and through hundreds of unseen photographs, Polaroids, drawings, log book entries and handwritten lyric sheets. Genesis are the creators of classic books such as I Me Mine and Concert For George, and…

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13 Oct 2009

Recognition for Efforts in Saving the Lives of Children New York, NY (Oct. 13, 2009) – Legendary Indian musician and peace advocate, Ravi Shankar has been honored with the first-ever George Harrison Humanitarian Award. The award was presented by the U.S. Fund for UNICEF and the George Harrison Fund…

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15 Jun 2009

“solid, suprising refresher course in the Dark Horse… …a proper career perspective” ****Uncut Collection Features Harrison’s Solo Hits from 1970’s All Things Must Pass Through 2002’s Brainwashed, Remastered, Plus Live Recordings from 1971 Concert For Bangladesh To be released June 16 (June 15 internationally), the CD’s special packaging includes…

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31 May 2009

MINI has come up with a fresh interpretation of George’s original Mini to coincide with the brand’s 50th birthday. The one-off model was handed over to Olivia at the MINI United event. Olivia accepted the Mini on behalf of the Material World Charitable Foundation, a charity set up by…

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08 May 2009

A previously unseen George Harrison lyric, found by author and collector Hunter Davies, goes on display at the British Library today (8 May). Written in early 1967 when George was aged 23 or 24, the untitled song was penned at a time when The Beatles had stopped touring to…

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09 Feb 2009

PRESS RELEASE: 9TH APRIL, 2009 WHERE: 1750 Vine Street in front of the legendary Capitol Records building WHEN: Tuesday, April 14, at 11:30 a.m. DETAILS: Over a period of decades, George Harrison earned a reputation as one of the most enigmatic and creative individuals born to rock and roll….

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19 May 2008

‘From Life To Life, A Garden For George’ The Chelsea Flower Show, May 20th – 24th One of the highlights of this year’s Chelsea Flower Show is sure to be ‘From Life To Life, A Garden For George’, a tribute to the late George Harrison, designed by Yvonne Innes…

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25 Mar 2008

The Beatles and the entire Apple Corps family, both past and present, wish to extend their deepest sympathy to the family of Neil Aspinall. As a loyal friend, confidant and chief executive, Neil’s trusting stewardship and guidance has left a far-reaching legacy for generations to come. All his friends…

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10 Oct 2007

Debut Digital Release of Solo Material Parlophone is proud to announce the digital release of George Harrison’s solo catalogue which will be available from October 9th. Nine albums will initially be made available and the remainder will follow online in the new year. The release of these albums means…

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31 Jul 2007

Following Chart-Topping Sales Success And Overwhelming Demand, Rhino To Release Vinyl Box Set And Second Edition Deluxe Sets Of “The Traveling Wilburys Collection” Remastered and Expanded Collectible Package Features Unreleased Bonus Tracks and bonus DVD featuring a 24-minute documentary including unseen footage of The Wilburys. Vinyl Box Set Includes…

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18 Jun 2007

Nearly twenty years after the creation of the band and over a decade since their music was last available, legendary supergroup The Traveling Wilburys are at number one for the first time ever. Selling over 110,000 units in its first week of release, The Traveling Wilburys Collection, shot straight…

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26 Apr 2007

Traveling Wilburys Music Available for the First Time in a Decade Remastered and Expanded Collectible Packages Feature Unreleased Bonus Tracks and DVD Release Date US June 12, 2007, Worldwide June 11, 2007 Nearly twenty years after the creation of the band, and over a decade since the music was last…

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05 Jan 2007

On Sunday 21st January 2007 at 6pm, a special celebration concert is being held for Jim Capaldi at the Roundhouse, Camden Town in London. The concert, which features the music of Jim Capaldi and Traffic, is being performed by a host of artists including Steve Winwood, Paul Weller, Pete…

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