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George Harrison, the first Beatle to do a solo LP, then a classic.

George Harrison was the first of the Beatles to release a solo album and his work has been described as the best ever of the Beatles solo albums.

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The Beachboys "Sail On Sailor" Released December 2

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This great collection celebrating the landmark 1972 albums “Carl And The Passions” and “Holland”, will be released on December 2nd. This 5LP set features a 38-page book with extensive liner notes, rare photos, and more. The collection includes remastered versions of the original albums as well as a previously unreleased concert from Carnegie Hall recorded in 1972. It has 4 previously unreleased bonus tracks and includes the original Mount Vernon and Fairway 7 inch EP from Holland, unavailable on vinyl since the 1970s. To be released on December 2nd, 2022

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George Harrison's Anniversary "All Things Must Pass"

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Good things were happening 50 years ago. Can you remember?One of the best was George Harrisons "All Things Must Pass" masterpiece.

Decades in the making and lovingly crafted by the Harrison family, All Things Must Pass has now been completely remixed from the original tapes for this stunning release that fulfills Harrison’s longtime desire.Spread across 5 LPs, the first 3 LPs feature the main album followed by 2 LPs containing 17 tracks of demo recordings, session outtakes and studio jams. Includes 8-page insert with photos and notes from Dhani Harrison and Paul Hicks on remixing the album.A grat addition to any collection.

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Elvis Dead 45 Years Last Month

"">Yes, 45 years ago, Elvis died. It was August 16 1977, hard to believe it was that long ago! And it is hard to believe the impact he had on music, and life. early pictures, with those sideburns! Amazing! I first heard Elvis as we drove from Sydney to our new home in Adelaide, and it contributed, with my father, and Bill Hayley's drummer, to my love of music. Hid death occurred when I was running my record shop, and contributed to the largest run on an artist I ever experienced.His early albums still sound great today, check them out!

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Happy 40th Birthday Ziggy Stardust!

I must really be getting old! It cant be 50 years since Ziggy??!!Well, it is.

THE RISE AND FALL OF ZIGGY STARDUST AND THE SPIDERS FROM MARS is the breakthrough album that launched David Bowie into the international spotlight. Over the past 50 years the Ziggy album has remained a landmark album and is now regarded as one of the most important albums of all having an undeniable influence on music and musicians.

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