George Harrison’s First Sitar And An Alternate Take Of Norwegian Wood

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A  couple of rarities here. first, is the tattered picture above, taken around the time of [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Beatles[/lastfm] Rubber Soul album.  The first time most of us ever heads a sitar was [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]George Harrison[/lastfm]’s use of the instrument on Norwegian Wood.  Here’s George talking about his first exposure to the sitar during the filming of Help.   


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