Want to be inspired in 7 minutes? This isn't a gimmick or commercial. It's a real life story from George Harrison, told by his friend, Gary Wright. This weekend would have been former Beatle George Harrison's 75th birthday.
George Harrison would have turned 75 today (February 25), and while we all gently weep at the fact that he’s no longer with us, every day we’re thankful for the incredible music he left to be passed down through the generations.
John, Paul, George and Ringo didn’t quite know what to expect when they arrived at New York City’s JFK Airport on February 7, 1964 on The Beatles’ first trip to America, but it’s a moment that’s permanently etched in music history thanks to the photos and video captured that day.
The late Syd Barrett would’ve turned 72 today (January 6), and besides being Pink Floyd’s founding guitarist/frontman, one of his other biggest contributions to the band’s history is serving as the inspiration to “Shine On You Crazy Diamond,” an epic and favorite among fans the world over.
Janis Joplin left this world all too soon 47 years ago today (October 4), but even after her untimely passing, she left her fans one final gift with the album Pearl. Pearl was released about three months after Joplin’s death and would top the Billboard 200 album charts for nine weeks and go on to…