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2011-07-26 12:30:00

GRAMMY-Winning Concert for Bangladesh Album Makes its Digital Debut on iTunes for the 40th Anniversary of Legendary Show; Sales Benefit the George Harrison Fund for UNICEF NEW YORK, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On the 40th anniversary of the groundbreaking Concert for Bangladesh, the first major music benefit for a humanitarian cause, the music community is coming together yet again for UNICEF, this time to help provide emergency relief for children in famine and drought-affected...

2011-07-26 11:52:00

LOS ANGELES, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- George Harrison's GRAMMY-winning Concert for Bangladesh album makes its exclusive digital debut on the iTunes Store (www.itunes.com) today, 40 years after the historic concert event on August 1, 1971.

2011-03-01 10:30:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Leon Russell's top 1970s classics have been gathered for a new CD and digital collection, The Best Of Leon Russell, to be released April 5 by Capitol/EMI.

2011-01-27 16:59:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Voormann & Friends - A Sideman's Journey (UMe/USM/Mercury) is an extraordinary album project by renowned German graphic designer, illustrator, musician and producer Klaus Voormann.

2009-06-16 11:46:00

iTunes Exclusively Offers Previously Unreleased Bonus Track, 'Isn't It A Pity' (Earliest Demo Version), with Digital Album Purchase Collection Features Harrison's Solo Hits from 1970's All Things Must Pass Through 2002's Brainwashed, Remastered, Plus Live Recordings from 1971 Concert For Bangladesh HOLLYWOOD, Calif., June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Capitol/EMI releases George Harrison's first-ever career-spanning solo hits collection, Let It Roll: Songs by George Harrison, in CD and digital...

2009-05-05 09:00:00

Collection Features Harrison's Solo Hits from 1970's All Things Must Pass Through 2002's Brainwashed, Remastered, Plus Live Recordings from 1971 Concert For Bangladesh HOLLYWOOD, Calif., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Capitol/EMI confirms the tracklist for George Harrison's first-ever career-spanning solo hits collection, Let It Roll: Songs by George Harrison.

2005-08-02 14:29:00

By Dean Goodman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - George Harrison's 1971 charity shindig "The Concert for Bangladesh," a rock extravaganza that paved the way for all-star benefits and set a new low for fiscal mismanagement, is coming to DVD for the first time on Oct. 25.


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