In 1965, John Lennon, George Harrison, Cynthia Lennon, and Pattie Boyd were having dinner at a dentist friend's house. The dentist put LSD in their coffee without telling them first. When he revealed what he had done, John was pissed off, and rightly so. Show More Summary
In the spring of 1965, dentist John Riley slipped LSD into after dinner tea for John Lennon, George Harrison, and their wives Cynthia and Patti. John Lennon later recalled the experience in a radio interview, which became the narration for this animation. Show More Summary
A Hard Day’s Night stars the Fab Four of Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, capturing Beatlemania as it is happening. There are six new Beatles songs featured in the film, including the title track, along with other Beatles favorites. Show More Summary
There's a fairly long history of lawsuits over songs sounding too "similar" -- from the lawsuit over George Harrison's "My Sweet Lord" sounding too much like "He's So Fine" to the Verve getting sued by The Rolling Stones for the hitShow More Summary
The Library of Congress has announced plans to raise $1.5 million to acquire the David Bromberg collection of US-made violins. Bromberg, a guitarist who once worked by Bob Dylan and George Harrison, developed a hobby on the road of buying pedigree American violins in antique and junk stores. He knew what to buy because he […]
The Harrison family and keepers of the estate swiftly took to twitter after they witnessed Trump exploit the homage to spring for her insidious RNC entrance.
Republican presidental nominee Donald Trump has been making musicians mad for the last year by his using their songs without their permission, including but not limited to Aerosmith, Adele, R.E.M... Continue reading…
When George Harrison wrote the eternally optimistic song "Here Comes the Sun," he probably probably thought people would play it while enjoying a picnic or smoking pot, but not at the spooky RNC. Ivanka Trump took the stage to introduce...Show More Summary
"If it had been 'Beware of Darkness', then we MAY have approved it!"
George Harrison's estate does not approve of Trump's message. Ivanka Trump took the stage at the Republican National Convention to the tune of the Beatles' Abbey Road classic, "Here Comes the Sun," which was penned by Harrison. Harrison's estate then tweeted that the use of the music was "unauthorized," "offensive," and ... More »
Via the Associated Press: [George] Harrison's family tweeted Friday that the use of the song "Here Comes the Sun" during the introduction of candidate Donald Trump's daughter Ivanka was not authorized, and was "offensive and against the... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
On Thursday night, the Republican National Convention played The Beatles' 1969 song "Here Comes The Sun" as an introduction to Ivanka Trump's speech, and the estate of the late singer George Harrison, who wrote the song, took to Twitter...Show More Summary
Last night, as part of the terrifying procession of national disgraces and absurdities that was this year’s Republican National Convention, Donald Trump’s daughter Ivanka walked on stage to the sound of the Beatles’ “Here Comes The Sun.” Get this: George Harrison’s estate doesn’t approve! “The unauthorized use of #HereComestheSun at the #RNCinCLE is offensive & […]
George Harrison's estate: 'Here Comes The Sun' at Republican Convention is "offensive"
Ivanka Trump was one of the stars for sure at the RNC, but putting a star next to a song about the Sun creates problems. George Harrison's estate is furious "Here Comes the Sun" was used for Ivanka's big entrance. They say, "The unauthorized use of…
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George Harrison's estate gently weeps over Donald Trump's use of his music.
When the house band at the Republican National Convention played “Here Comes The Sun” as Ivanka Trump walked on stage, the estate of late Beatle George Harrison was not happy about it: The unauthorized use of #HereComestheSun at the #RNCinCLE is offensive & against the wishes of the George Harrison estate. Show More Summary
You probably know George Harrison as a Beatle, the lead guitarist of the most famous band in the world. We’re guessing that’s there’s a lot you don’t know about the youngest of The Fab Four. 1. HE WAS ONLY 27 WHEN THE BEATLES BROKE UP. George...Show More Summary