The Beatles had Rickenbacker guitars and Rickenbacker guitars had the Beatles : The Beatles and Their Rickenbacker Guitars by Björn Eriksson – “Would The Beatles have had their great success without the Rickenbacker guitars? Of course they would! Whether Rickenbacker guitars would have had their great success without the Beatles is an interesting question about which we can only speculate. A more valuable and interesting pursuit would be to explore the importance of Rickenbackers in the music of the Beatles. We will never get a chance to know for sure out so let´s drop the speculations here and now! Instead let us look back!…” http://www.rickbeat.com/beatles/beatles.htm
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The Beatles and their beards – an interesting observation of the band member’s facial hair by beard enthusiast Michael Buchino.
The Beatles Moustache Index : http://users.rcn.com/nkwoodward/ephemera/moustache.htm
Dhani Harrison Talks Growing Up Around Dad’s Famous Friends (Eric Clapton, Jeff Lynne, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty) – Ask Dhani Harrison his biggest influence and his answer is not surprising. “Mostly just my dad. I spent more time with him than anyone,” Harrison says of his father, the late, great George Harrison… [Read more]
George Harrison Made A Difference – by Glenna Meredith – “As a musician and songwriter I think he was underrated. As a Beatle he was certainly considered less talented, even less important by some. His emergence as a real force of creativity was, inexplicably, shocking to many. On Abbey Road, “Something” was lauded as a masterpiece and considered by many to be the best song on the album…”
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Dhani Harrison’s groupthink. Though he might disdain being in a band, his Thenewno2 is proving a comfortable fit. It’s easy to understand musician Dhani Harrison’s antipathy toward the general concept of being in a rock band. After all, he got loads of priceless firsthand information from his father (George Harrison)…