Freitag 23. Februar 2018: verschiedene Interpreten (u. a. Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Dhani Harrison):
Doppel-CD CONCERT FOR GEORGE
Universal 8880 7203002 6, Europa.
CD 1: Track 1: Chorus: Sarve Shaam (tradition prayer). Track 2: Anoushka Shankar: Your Eyes (sitar solo). Track 3: JEFF LYNNE & ANOUSHKA SHANKAR: The Inner Light. Track 4: Anoushka Shankar: Arpan. Monthy Python: Sit On My Face. Track 6: Monthy Python with Tom Hanks: The Lumberjack Song. Track 7: JEFF LYNNE: I Want To Tell You. Track 8: ERIC CLAPTON: If I Needed Someone. Track 9: GARY BROOKER: Old Brown Shoe. Track 10: JEFF LYNNE: Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth). Track 11: ERIC CLAPTON: Beware Of Darkness. Track 12: JOE BROWN: Here Comes The Sun. Track 13: JOE BROWN: That’s The Way It Goes. Track 14: TOM PETTY & THE HEARTBREAKERS: Taxman. Track 15: TOM PETTY & THE HEARTBREAKERS: I Need You. Track 16: TOM PETTY & THE HEARTBREAKERS with JEFF LYNNE & DHANI HARRISON: Handle With Care.
CD 2: Track 17: BILLY PRESTON: Isn’t It A Pity. Track 18: RINGO STARR: Photograph. Track 19: RINGO STARR: Honey Don’t. Track 20: PAUL McCARTNEY: For You Blue. Track 21: PAUL McCARTNEY & ERIC CLAPTON: Something. Track 22: PAUL McCARTNEY: All Things Must Pass. Track 23: PAUL McCARTNEY & ERIC CLAPTON: While My Guitar Gently Weeps. Track 24: BILLY PRESTON: My Sweet Lord. Track 25: ERIC CLAPTON & BAND: Wah Wah. Track 26: Joe Brown: I’ll See You In My Dreams.
Digipack with slipcase, 2-CDs, Booklet.
On November 29, 2002, one year after the passing of George Harrison, Olivia Harrison and longtime friend Eric Clapton organized a performance tribute in his honor. Held at London’s Royal Albert Hall, the momentous evening featured George’s songs, and music he loved, performed by a lineup that included Clapton, Joe Brown, Dhani Harrison, Jeff Lynne, Paul McCartney, Tom Petty, Billy Preston, Ravi and Anoushka Shankar, Ringo Starr and many more.
This 2-CD set offer a collection of stunning renditions of some of the most significant music of the 20th century, including While My Guitar Gently Weeps (performed by Clapton, McCartney and Starr), Taxman (performed by Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers) and The Inner Light (covered by Jeff Lynne and Anoushka Shankar).