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George Harrison Headshot
Date Of Birth:
February 25, 1943
Date Of Death:
November 29, 2001 (58)
Birth Place:
Liverpool, ENGLAND
 
George Harrison Headshot
Date of Birth: February 25, 1943
Date of Death: November 29, 2001 (58)

Birth Place: Liverpool, ENGLAND
HBO Documentary THE BEE GEES: HOW CAN YOU MEND A BROKEN HEART Debuts December 12 Photo HBO Documentary THE BEE GEES: HOW CAN YOU MEND A BROKEN HEART Debuts December 12
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Oct 29, 2020

The iconic trio, who found early fame in the 1960s, went on to write over 1,000 songs.

HERE Announces Additional Programming and New Puppeteer Residencies for Fall 2020 Sea Photo HERE Announces Additional Programming and New Puppeteer Residencies for Fall 2020 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2020

The OBIE-winning HERE has announced additional programming for its HERE THERE EVERYWHERE fall 2020 season. HERE's expanded online programming continues to innovate with the serial space opera, Only You Will Recognize The Signal, featuring a libretto by Rob Handel, music by Kamala Sankaram, and direction by Kristin Marting.

Betty Buckley Demands Trump Stops Using 'Memory' at Rallies- 'Your Presidency is the  Photo Betty Buckley Demands Trump Stops Using 'Memory' at Rallies- 'Your Presidency is the Very Antithesis of Art'
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 21, 2020

As BroadwayWorld reported earlier this month, at a campaign rally in Sanford, Florida, the Trump campaign continued its use of the song 'Memory' from Cats, in defiance of a cease-and-desist order from the song's composer, Andrew Lloyd Webber. The song's use was reported on social media by individuals attending the rally.

Trump Uses 'Memory' at Rally Despite Cease-and-Desist from Andrew Lloyd Webber Photo Trump Uses 'Memory' at Rally Despite Cease-and-Desist from Andrew Lloyd Webber
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 12, 2020

In June, Cats veteran Betty Buckley called on Webber to take action, prompting his Really Useful Group to officially condemn its use, submitting formal notice to the Trump campaign in July.

Jeff Slate Announces New Single 'Heartbreak' Photo Jeff Slate Announces New Single 'Heartbreak'
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 28, 2020

New York City singer-songwriter Jeff Slate has announced the release of a new single, 'Heartbreak,' to be released October 2nd worldwide via streaming services.

HBO Documentary Films Acquires THE BEE GEES: HOW CAN YOU MEND A BROKEN HEART Photo HBO Documentary Films Acquires THE BEE GEES: HOW CAN YOU MEND A BROKEN HEART
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 24, 2020

HBO Documentary Films has acquired all North American rights to the feature length documentary THE BEE GEES: HOW CAN YOU MEND A BROKEN HEART about the legendary band who wrote more than 1,000 songs.

​​​​​​​New England Music Hall Of Fame Inducts Four At Shaboo Stage In W Photo ​​​​​​​New England Music Hall Of Fame Inducts Four At Shaboo Stage In Willimantic For Drive-In Benefit Concert
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 21, 2020

The New England Music Hall of Fame www.newenglandmusichof.com was founded in 2019 by Christopher Annino, Angel Orsini, and Kadrolsha Ona Carol. Its mission is to 'Unite, Educate, Promote and Preserve.'

Carolina Story Receives Critical Acclaim For Sophomore Release 'Dandelion' Photo Carolina Story Receives Critical Acclaim For Sophomore Release 'Dandelion'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 15, 2020

Carolina Story’s celebrated sophomore album Dandelion released earlier this month (September 4) via Black River Americana, garnering widespread acclaim from press.

David Bromberg Celebrates 75th Birthday With Quintet Livestream From Arden Gild Hall Photo David Bromberg Celebrates 75th Birthday With Quintet Livestream From Arden Gild Hall
by A.A. Cristi - Sep 4, 2020

In its first ticketed livestream production, Arden Concert Gild presents an evening with David Bromberg live from Arden Gild Hall on Saturday, September 19, 2020 a?" the night of his 75th birthday. 

Carolina Story Shares Stunning New Track 'Don't Leave Me in the Morning' Photo Carolina Story Shares Stunning New Track 'Don't Leave Me in the Morning'
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Aug 31, 2020

Carolina Story has released “Don’t Leave Me in the Morning,” the latest song off their mesmerizing sophomore album – Dandelion, out September 4 via Black River Americana.

Leonard Cohen Estate Considers Taking Legal Action After 'Hallelujah' is Played at th Photo Leonard Cohen Estate Considers Taking Legal Action After 'Hallelujah' is Played at the RNC
by Stephi Wild - Aug 30, 2020

The Leonard Cohen estate is considering taking legal action after the Republican National Convention used two covers of the late singer-songwriter's song Hallelujah.

WXPN Welcomes David Bromberg Quintet For a 75th Birthday Livestream Photo WXPN Welcomes David Bromberg Quintet For a 75th Birthday Livestream
by Stephi Wild - Aug 28, 2020

In its first ticketed livestream production, Arden Concert Gild presents an evening with David Bromberg live from Arden Gild Hall on Saturday, September 19, 2020 a?" the night of his 75th birthday. 

VIDEO: Souldier Shares 'I Wear Shades' Music Video Photo VIDEO: Souldier Shares 'I Wear Shades' Music Video
by Stephi Wild - Aug 22, 2020

Today, the Danish guitarist and songwriter Asger Tarpgaard is releasing the warm, thoughtful single 'I Wear Shades' via XS Noize as he presents his brand new project Souldier.

Andrew Lloyd Webber Sends Cease-and-Desist to Trump Campaign For Using 'Memory' at Ra Photo Andrew Lloyd Webber Sends Cease-and-Desist to Trump Campaign For Using 'Memory' at Rallies
by Nicole Rosky - Jul 13, 2020

According to Page Six, Andrew Lloyd Webber is officially taking legal action against Donald Trump. As BroadwayWorld reported last month, Cats veteran Betty Buckley called on Webber to send a cease-and-desist notice to the Trump campaign, as the song 'Memory' from Cats continues to be played at his rallies. Now action has officially been taken by Webber's Really Useful Group in the UK.

DO YOU FEEL LIKE I DO?: A MEMOIR by Peter Frampton to be Released in October Photo DO YOU FEEL LIKE I DO?: A MEMOIR by Peter Frampton to be Released in October
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 9, 2020

Do You Feel Like I Do?: A Memoir is the story of Peter Frampton's life and career told in his own words for the first time. The book, written with acclaimed music journalist Alan Light, will be published in hardcover, e-book, and audio formats on October 20 by Hachette and is available for pre-order NOW.

Showtime Documentary Films Announces New Feature From Martin Scorsese Photo Showtime Documentary Films Announces New Feature From Martin Scorsese
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jul 7, 2020

SHOWTIME Documentary Films today announced a new feature documentary from Academy Award® Winning director Martin Scorsese that profiles David Johansen, the celebrated frontman of the New York Dolls.

The Rolling Stones Threaten Legal Action Against Trump For Use of Their Music at His  Photo The Rolling Stones Threaten Legal Action Against Trump For Use of Their Music at His Rallies
by Stephi Wild - Jun 28, 2020

The Rolling Stones are threatening President Trump with legal action for using their songs at his rallies.

Betty Buckley Calls on Andrew Lloyd Webber to Take Legal Action Against the Trump Cam Photo Betty Buckley Calls on Andrew Lloyd Webber to Take Legal Action Against the Trump Campaign For Using 'Memory' From CATS at Rallies
by Stephi Wild - Jun 21, 2020

Betty Buckley is calling on Andrew Lloyd Webber to send a cease and desist notice to the Trump campaign, as the song 'Memory' from Cats continues to be played at his rallies.

BWW Exclusive: THE BEATLES 101 GREATEST SONGS OF ALL TIME - Ranking the Best of John, Photo BWW Exclusive: THE BEATLES 101 GREATEST SONGS OF ALL TIME - Ranking the Best of John, Paul, George & Ringo (Including Their Solo Hits)
by Peter Nason - May 12, 2020

BWW Reviewer Peter Nason chooses the 101 greatest Beatles songs, including some of the fab four's solo works. They're all here: 'Twist and Shout,' 'In My Life,' 'Helter Skelter,' 'Imagine,' 'Something,' 'Maybe I'm Amazed,' 'Let It Be.' See if your favorites made the grade!

Get Answers4Dancers' With Vincent Paterson On April 24 Photo Get Answers4Dancers' With Vincent Paterson On April 24
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 22, 2020

On Friday, April 24, 2020 at 4:00 P.M. ET (1:00 P.M. PT), celebrity choreographer VINCENT PATERSON will be broadcasting a LIVE interview designed to encourage dancers during this uncertain time. Answers4Dancers is sponsoring this event and invites all dancers, no matter what stage of their careers, to join us.

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