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George Harrison

George Harrison artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music

Interviews & Profiles

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November 29, 2006 Wednesday marks the fifth anniversary of former Beatle George Harrison's death from cancer.

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December 2, 2001 Former Beatle George Harrison died on Thursday at the age of 58.

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Which composer would you choose to have dinner with?

November 5, 2010 This week, we asked the question: which long-gone composer would make the perfect dinner guest.

July 6, 2007 Live Earth founder Kevin Wall, Paste magazine editor Josh Jackson and musician Alejandro Escoved...

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December 21, 2006 A new CD of Beatles music is out and it isn't simply a reissue of the same songs. It's a mashup ...

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News

A young George Harrison and his many guitars.

February 23, 2012 The app features recordings of Harrison talking about and playing each instrument.

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More Stories

As the NPR Music team and others prepared to leave the network's old headquarters, mysterious messages began appearing on the windows and walls: "Everything will be better!"

April 17, 2013 Hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton share listener picks for songs about how to deal with change.

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NPR Artist Directory

Chopin

Frederic Chopin

Hear Chopin's music in performance and perspective.

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Gillian Welch

Gillian Welch

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Spoon

Spoon

Music, live concerts and interviews with the pop-rock band.

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Rodrigo y Gabriela

Rodrigo y Gabriela

Hear and watch exclusive performances from the guitar-playing Mexican duo.

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Bon Iver

Bon Iver

Hear concerts and interviews with the atmospheric art-folk singer.

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Charles Mingus

Charles Mingus

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Emerson String Quartet

Emerson String Quartet

Hear essential recordings and performances from the lauded quartet.

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Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

NPR Music explores the life and voice of the passionate Qawwali singer.

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Wye Oak

Wye Oak

Exclusive performances from the pop duo from Baltimore.

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M.I.A.

M.I.A.

Music and news from the Sri Lanka-born hip-hop artist and producer.

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Arcade Fire

Arcade Fire

Hear concerts and interviews with the grandiose art-rock band.

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Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

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  • Album: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
  • Artist: The Beatles
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All Things Must Pass [30th Anniversary Edition]

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  • Album: All Things Must Pass [30th Anniversary Edition]
  • Artist: George Harrison
  • Label: Capitol