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The First Song George Harrison Wrote As A Member Of The Beatles

Writing in the long, dark shadows of John Lennon and Paul McCartney must have been a daunting task for George Harrison.  His first song as a Beatle, was also the first song he’s written period, […]


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The First Song George Harrison Wrote

Today’s Fab 4 @ 4 featured Beatle George Harrison. How do you squeeze a song of your own onto an album when John Lennon and Paul McCartney are your group mates writing hit after hit?  […]


Hear The Beatles 1963 Christmas Record

[sponsored] Each year from 1963 through 1969, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Beatles[/lastfm] recorded a special Christmas greeting for their fans. The Official[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”] Beatles[/lastfm] Fan Club in England sent flexi-discs containing the Christmas messages to its members […]


George Harrison’s First Song Made It On To An Early Beatles Album

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]George Harrison[/lastfm] was a late bloomer as a songwriter.  He didn’t write his first song until 1963, when he penned a track that by his own admission wasn’t a very good song.  but it […]


What Was The First Song George Harrison Wrote?

The song did make it onto a [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Beatles[/lastfm] album, but which one?  It’s not Here Comes The Sun, I Need You, While My Guitar Gently Weeps, Something, If I Needed Someone, or Taxman.  That […]


How Brian Epstein Changed The Beatles Image

Brian Epstein was The Beatles manager from 1961 until his death in 1967.  when he first met the group, they were anything but polished, at least in appearance.  That would slowly change under his guidance.  […]