A 1962 Rickenbacker 425 electric guitar played by late George Harrison of the Beatles fetched an awesome amount of $657,000 on Saturday during a Beatles auction in New York.
May 19 2014, 4:24am CDT
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It has been 50 years since the Beatles rocked the world. The Fabulous Four made their first appearance at the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York exactly half a century ago. Only two, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, survive today.
Feb 10 2014, 3:44am CST
Source: Guitar World
Following last year’s successful Christmas tour with his 18-piece orchestra, iconic guitarist, songwriter and three-time Grammy winner Brian Setzer entered the studio to get back to his rockabilly roots — with incredible results.
Setzer’s new album, Rockabilly Riot: All Original, which will be released August 12, is pure, straight-ahead rockabilly that features 12 new, original songs. Along with his trademark twang and fretboard fire, Setzer is backed by ...
Full article at: Guitar World
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The Beatles songs have just appeared on the Apple iTunes store a couple of minutes before Apple is said to announce it...
Nov 16 2010, 8:59am CST
A pine tree planted in Los Angeles in memory of George Harrison is one of several brought down in Griffith Park by an infestat ...
Full article at: NPR
9 hours ago, 3:43pm CDT
Source: The A.V. Club
As a bit of an early-midweek gift to punny headline writers everywhere, the L.A. Times reports that a pine tree planted in honor of late Beatle George Harrison has died as a result of being eaten by beetles. There really isn’t much more to add, except that the tree in question was planted in 2004 near LA’s famed Griffith Observatory as a memorial to the Beatles guitarist ...
Full article at: The A.V. Club
12 hours ago, 12:54pm CDT
Yesterday was certainly The Beatles day with the launch of The Beatles: Rock Band and the new digitally remastered...
Sep 10 2009, 6:25am CDT
Source: The Washington Post
A tree planted as a memorial to musician George Harrison has fallen victim to a swarm of pesky beetles. Really. Somewhere in Los Angeles’ Griffith Park a bunch of bark beetles and ladybug beetles with a good sense of humor laid claim to the Beatles legend’s memorial tree, according to the LA Times: Re ...
Full article at: The Washington Post
14 hours ago, 10:10am CDT
Rock Band fanatics, it's okay if you start drooling. Harmonix Music Systems, who has made all of the Rock Band...
May 5 2009, 11:20am CDT