George, George, and more George! With the September 23 release of The Apple Years, 1968–75, tributes to George Harrison’s memory and legacy as a solo artist are popping up everywhere you look.
The Apple Years, 1968–75 is an 8-CD box set/download encompassing his first albums as a solo artist, offering newly-remastered versions solo work beginning with the 1968 Wonderwall Music, the first-ever Beatle solo album. The set also includes Electronic Sound, the masterpiece triple-album All Things Must Pass, Living in the Material World, Dark Horse, and Extra Texture (Read All About It). The process was overseen by George’s son Dhani, and also contains some rarities and a short film directed by Olivia Harrison. This is a prequel release to 2004’s The Dark Horse Years.
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