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Concert for George (2003)

Video  -  Documentary | Music  -  3 March 2004 (USA)
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George Harrison's friends, family, and bandmates unite for a tribute concert on the one-year anniversary of his death.

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George Harrison's friends, family, and bandmates unite for a tribute concert on the one-year anniversary of his death.

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so soulful
9 April 2004 | by See all my reviews

I wish I had been there. As a fan of the Beatles and all British music in the 60's, I was moved by the whole concert. The logistics that went into organising it would have been massive, but it came across as just a happening jamming session. The cameras were not at all intrusive, and captured the spirit of the night beautifully. No pompous wordy tributes to George, just an occasional few words here and there

I recognised the main musicians, but would have liked to know who all the others on the stage were.

There were some brief interviews with Eric Clapton, Ravi Shankar, and Olivia Harrison but they were a bit jarring. I would have like to see slightly lengthier interviews and with the other musicians too, about how they fitted into George's life.


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