George Harrison

  • At 23, Beatles' lead guitarist George Harrison clicked an iconic selfie at the Taj Mahal during his 1966 India visit 24-03-2014 02:16 PM

    George Harrison, the lead guitarist for the Beatles, visited India in 1966. He was 23 year old then. He visited the iconic Taj Mahal like any ordinary tourist and decided to click a selfie. Harrison travelled to New Delhi the same year and bought a sitar from Rikhi Ram &...
  • Beatles legend Harrison's sister plans tell-all book 01-12-2011 06:40 PM

    London: Beatles legend George Harrison's sister Louise says she is writing a book about the guitarist and his famous bandmates. Louise Harrison is the older sister of the late guitarist - who died of lung cancer ten years ago on November 29 - at the age of 58. She said...
  • Tribute to George Harrison's India connection 21-10-2011 01:58 PM

    Mumbai: He was one of the most important musicians of our times. Not just because George Harrison belonged to the Beatles but also because he was the first musician of global repute to try a fusion of different musical styles, especially Indian. Director Martin Scorsese's documentary on Harrison, 'Living In...
  • George Harrison had an Indian soul: wife 20-10-2011 06:13 PM

    Mumbai: "Ravi was the first person who did not try to impress me but in turn I was impressed by him," Beatles legend George Harrison says about his first meeting with Sitar maestro Ravi Shankar in Martin Scorsese's documentary 'George Harrison: Living In the Material World'. The meeting not only...
  • Beatles barber turns shop into tribute to Fab 4 30-07-2011 11:24 AM

    Buenos Aires: Beatles fan Gerardo Weiss ran a typical Buenos Aires barber shop until he had a dream that the Fab Four dropped in for a haircut. Seven years later, Weiss has made Beatles-inspired cuts his specialty. "The dream got etched on my memory," he said at the modest salon,...
  • Maharishi taught Beatles to give peace a chance 07-02-2008 04:04 AM

    Hong Kong: Relenting on its stand not to use the Decision Review System (DRS) in Test cricket, the BCCI on Monday scaled down to accept a modified version of the technology, at the annual conference of the International Cricket Council in progress here. The much-debated system will be in place...
  • Beatles' lyrics fetch $300,000 17-01-2007 10:42 PM

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  • Beatles smash hits now a mashup 21-11-2006 01:00 PM

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