George Harrison

Bring Back Weekend Afternoon Concerts

By Iman Lababedi | April 14, 2022

the afternoon weekend concert is dead

US Top 10 Albums Dated August 21st, 2021

By Iman Lababedi | August 16, 2021

surprised Billie remains on top

The Early Bird: Top New Recorded Releases 8-6-21 – 8-12-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | August 6, 2021

amongst the greatest work of his entire career

The Early Bird: Top New Recordings 2-26-21 – 3-4-21 Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 26, 2021

more than just historic purposes

Paul McCartney: Ask Me Anything

By Alyson Camus | December 23, 2020

‘It was a perfect way to spend lockdown. It made me do Rockdown!’

The Musical Tastes Of Our Ex-Presidents

By Alyson Camus | November 10, 2020

‘Gregg Allman and the Allman Brothers just about put me in the White House’

Trump Has Failed To Get The Approval Of Any Pop Or Rock Star For The Use Of Music

By Alyson Camus | September 5, 2020

Name an iconic song and you have an illegal use of a song

Oldies But Goldies: Best Of The 2000s, Letter G

By Iman Lababedi | May 18, 2016

Plenty of that guitar

10 Songs: Saturday, October 17th, 2015

By Iman Lababedi | October 17, 2015

Beware Of Darkness – George Harrison – This is the early demo version and it wasn’t waiting for much, George is already pushing you in puddles in the dead of night -I really regret that line not making the final cut. A perfect mix of the mystical and the methodical horrors of life – A+

George Harrison’s Catalog Now On Spotify

By Iman Lababedi | October 16, 2015

I bought the lot on CD in 2004 (they dribbled em out) and they are phenomenal. Whatever problems the dumb and the restless might have had with Extra Texture in 1975 feels like a complete in 2015, all these albums sound so great, the songs are filled with love and wit, and Harrison’s croaky vocals, and God. They are terrific from one end to another. Who would you rather listen to?

George Harrison Tribute In L.A.

By Iman Lababedi | September 6, 2014

The thought of Brandon Flowers singing anything at all fills me with a wearying dream as though nothing I do is worth the effort and perhaps the best thing I can do is embrace the not beware of the darkness. Because really, it is all futile any way, none of it helps and none of it matters.

The Beetles Killed The George Harrison Tree

By Alyson Camus | July 30, 2014

According to the LA Times, a very ironic thing happened recently: Los Angeles Councilman Tom LaBonge told the LA Times over the weekend that the pine tree died as the result of an insect infestation… yeah, the beetles killed it! The tree was already 10 feet tall but according to the Times many trees in Griffith Park have been the victims of bark beetles and ladybug beetles

Tree Planted as Memorial to George Harrison Killed by Actual Beetles

By Paula Iwamoto-Schaap | July 23, 2014

The tree had grown to ten feet tall as of 2013, but could not resist the onslaught of tree beetles (primarily bark beetles and ladybug beetles) that are common in Griffith Park. Though no date has been set, an LA City Councilman stated that the tree would be replanted.

10 Songs, Thursday, March 6th, 2014

By Iman Lababedi | March 6, 2014

Bent Nail – Nothing – This sounds like shoe gaze yes, but shoe gaze with an attack that is sometimes missing in other bands and a vocal higher in the mix than we’re used to – A-