Produced during a particularly turbulent period of George Harrison's life, 'Dark Horse' marked the beginning of a '70s-era downward turn for the ex-Beatle that was as sudden as it was complete and surprising.
In 1974, George Harrison was caught between his Beatles fame and the solo career he'd been working toward for years, caught between the rock and roll life and a growing spirituality, caught between marriage and a very public divorce -- and caught between finishing a new album and hitting the road for the first American solo jaunt by any of the former Fabs.
Being the lucky bidder on a rare album signed by all four Beatles is one thing, but how cool would it be to live in George Harrison's old house?
An all-star lineup of artists paid tribute to George Harrison in Los Angeles last night, covering the late singer's solo and Beatles music.
George Harrison Week on the 'Conan' show continued last night, as Harrison's son Dhani stopped by to deliver performances of two of his dad's songs and share his pride for the new box set 'The Apple Years 1968-75.'
Paul Simon stopped by 'Conan' last night to continue the parade of musical performances scheduled to celebrate the show's George Harrison Week.
iTunes certainly seems to be in a giving spirit lately.
As we previously reported, 'Conan' is paying tribute to George Harrison this week with a series of all-star musical performances -- and Beck got things started on Monday with a rousing rendition of 'Wah-Wah.'
Paul Simon will sing a George Harrison song on Tuesday, Sept. 23's episode of 'Conan.'
Like a couple of his Beatles bandmates, George Harrison didn't leap into his solo career banking on his instant legend.