Rhino RecordsOn November 29, 2002, a group of George Harrison's famous friends and collaborators came together at London's Royal Albert Hall to play a special tribute show for the late Beatles guitarist one year after his death. Concert for George was co-organized by Harrison's widow, Olivia, and his close friend Eric Clapton, and featured performances by Clapton, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Jeff Lynne, Billy Preston and others. read more ≫
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Facebook.com/YokoOnoPageYoko Ono is hands-on with her new business venture.
She's launched a limited-edition clothing line with Opening Ceremony, based on a series of drawings that she sketched for John Lennon when they married in 1969.
The most interesting article of clothing in the line: a $335 pair of trousers that have a handprint design on the crotch area. read more ≫
G.L.A. RecordsThis week, Gary U.S. Bonds released his first-ever holiday album, Christmas Is On! The 10-song collection is made up mostly of original tunes, including three that the veteran rock & soul singer wrote with his daughter, Laurie -- "We Wish You a Merry Christmas," "Christmas Is a Phone Call Away" and "Santa Bring My Baby Home to Me." The album also features Bonds' renditions of the yuletide classics "White Christmas" and "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town." read more ≫
Facebook.com/Steven TylerA **** recently erupted between Aerosmith frontman and ex-American Idol judge Steven Tyler and one of the TV talent show's new panelists, hip-hop/pop star Nicki Minaj, and Tyler is the first one to blink. The rocker has apologized to Minaj for a comment that he made that she construed as "racist." read more ≫