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    George Harold Harrison, the youngest Beatle, was born February 25, 1943. He had two brothers, Harold Jr. and Peter, and a sister, Louise. His mother, Louise, was a housewife, and his father, Harold, was a bus driver.George's initial interest in the guitar came about slowly. His mother remembers that she started finding paper covered in drawings of guitars among his school things. So, she bought George an old second hang guitar from one of his class mates for three pounds. George tried to teach himself

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    molested a female student, The Beatles distanced themselves from the guru. Only Harrison remained interested in his teachings. According to bandmate Paul McCartney, "We made a mistake. We thought there was more to him than there was. He's human. We thought at first that he wasn't." Maharishi's supposed sexual misconduct, and the inkling that he expected money from The Beatles, eventually ended the relationship. Yet Harrison, still a believer in transcendental meditation, produced a record by the Hari

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    The Beatles Essay

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    Music is a major part of entertainment in the world. Throughout life, people are introduced to many types of music, artists, and bands. One specific group, however, is far more different from the rest: John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, or better known as: The Beatles. The Beatles were, and still are, the most famous and biggest rock band in history (Infoplease). Most people would know them for their fame, but there is much more to the band and each individual of the

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    John Lennon on June 6, 1957 whilst Lennon had been performing with his band (The Quarrymen) at a fair in Woolton, England. McCartney had impressed Lennon with his guitar playing skills and was invited into the band. Less than a year later, George Harrison entered the band as another guitarist. Stu Sutcliffe and Pete Best also joined as the bass guitarist and the drummer. In the summer of 1960, the band was offered a two month gig in Germany. Around this time, the band decided to change their name

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    The Beatles Influence

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    soon come to be known as “Beatlemania”. The song that started it all was the popular single “I Want to Hold Your Hand” (Sullivan Witnesses Beatlemania). The quirky lyrics made millions of American girls fall head over heels in love with John, Paul, George, and Ringo. After such a successful debut in the United States, The Beatles’ path for success was inevitable. From there the rest was history. The Beatles were to become the biggest cultural phenomenon in the years to come (The Beat... ... middle

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    Essay On The Beatles

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    Marcial Cabrera Research Paper The Beatles The Beatles- members, John Lennon (vocals and rhythm guitar), Paul McCartney (Bass, vocals), Ringo Starr (Drummer, vocals), and George Harrison (lead guitar, vocals). The Beatles were mostly influenced Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Carl Perkins influenced the Beatles, and Buddy Holly covers. On July 6, 1957 John Lennon was performing his amateur *Skittle group at the church’s picnic in Liverpool suburb; that’s where Paul McCartney first saw John Lennon and

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    The Beatles, one of the most renowned and iconic bands of all time, still inspire modern artists today. However, they were surprisingly once formed by humble beginnings. Today I’d like to give you information about the 1960’s classic rock band; the Beatles. I have been a superfan of the Beatles for years now. I’ve done extensive research throughout the years about the band and I’ve listened to all of their albums several times. There are three main points about the Beatles to touch on. First, how

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    The Beatles

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    popular music, equaled by few performers. The guitarists John Winston Lennon, b. Oct. 9, 1940; James Paul McCartney, b. June 18, 1942; and George Harrison, b. Feb. 25, 1943; and the drummer Ringo Starr, b. Richard Starkey, July 7, 1940, were all born and raised in Liverpool. Lennon and McCartney had played together in a group called The Quarrymen. With Harrison, they formed their own group, The Silver Beatles, in 1959, and Starr joined them in 1962. As The Beatles, they developed a local following

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    their journey to fame as the Quarrymen in 1956. With name changes such as Johnny, the Moondogs and The Silver Beatles, the group adopted the name The Beatles in 1960's. The band was established by John Lennon, and later added was Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. Other original members were Pete Best, and Stuart Sutcliffe. However, Best and Sutcliffe were not marked as one of the Fab Four. With trial and fail, The Beatles became a hard-working

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    through their experimentation with music. This can be viewed through the use of Indian instruments like the sitar, and incorporating Indian musical traditions and qualities with their songs. With musical influences like Ravi Shankar brought onto George Harrison his inspiration for Indian music allowed him to maintain leadership within the group by writing songs like ‘Within You Without You.’ Finally, by The Beatles investigating with Indian music it gave them a different psychedelic sound with their

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    attempt to provide a fitting examination on a song from “my favorite Beatle”, George. “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” by George Harrison is an uproar of instruments that together attempt to define an

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    The Beatles

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    members: Paul McCartney (born June 18, 1942), John Lennon (born October 9, 1940), George Harrison (born February, 25, 1943), and Ringo Starr (born Richard Starkey; July 7, 1940) (Britannica Student, 2005). Each of the members was born in Liverpool, England to working class families. Lennon and McCartney taught themselves the intricacies of being a musician. The original band was composed of Lennon, McCartney, and Harrison and called the Quarrymen. Several name changes occurred (Johnny and the Moondogs

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    It also helped that they were one of the first groups to include more original music on their records than covers of songs written by other people. (All Music) The Beatles started out with 3 original members; John Lennon, Paul McCartney, and George Harrison. During their first few years as a band, they constantly change their lineup and eventually became just 3 guitarists, they proved that they were the best musically and the best with the group personality wise. (All Music) It took a while for the

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    The Beatles were an english rock band who were formed in the 1960s, based in Liverpool. John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr were the members of the beatles. They became the most influential act of the rock era. To be called the most influential act of the rock era to me, it would have me crying and feeling accomplished. That I could influence people just because of something I love to do is amazing. That would be amazing and I would never stop doing what I love until I physically

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    The Beatles

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    lead guitar, drums, vocals. George Harrison was born in Liverpool on 25 February 1943. Lead guitar, sitar, keyboards, vocals. The Beatles evolved from an amateur teenage skiffle group, the Quarry Men, formed by Lennon in 1956 and named after his school, Quarry Bank High. McCartney joined the Quarry Men in July 1957, Harrison in March 1958. The only artefacts left of the Quarry Men period is a cover version of Buddy Hollys That'll Be The Day and a McCartney-Harrison composition, In Spite of All

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    Ringo, John, Paul, and George. This famous British band began on July 16, 1957, on a makeshift stage at St Peter’s Church village in Woolton. John Lennon was preforming here with his band called the Quarrymen. At this time the sixteen year old Liverpudlian had met a young boy called Paul McCartney which resulted in John recruiting Paul into the band. In February of the following year, Paul introduced John to a very young boy called George Harrison. After Paul’s pleads, George began to play the song

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    Artists that Influenced The Beatles

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    McCartney’s love of music came early on thanks to his multi-talented musician father who had his own band. Last, but not least, George Harrison’s admiration for rock came to him in the form of an epiphany. One day, while Harrison, 13 or 14 at the time, was riding his bicycle around his neighborhood when he heard Elvis Presley’s “Heartbreak Hotel” playing from a nearby house. George was awestruck and captivated by his first encounter of Elvis. The Beatles found influence for their music through many artists

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    British Invasion History

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    What do these three bands have in common (picture of the Beatles; Boy George; and the Amy Winehouse)? These bands invaded not only America but the whole world. Historians call these moments in musical history „ The British Invasions“. If it wasn’t for television, who knows if the Brit’s could have invaded the world but we’ll talk about that one later. So let’s have a look how it all started: Prior to music videos, few artists made appearances on television. The big ones like Elvis and the Beatles

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    The Beatles

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    started as "The Quarryrnen". They were working class heros, all born in Liverpool, England. Paul McCartney joined in 1957, George Harrison in 1958 and Ringo Star in 1962. One of the guitarist in the group, John Lennon (October 9, 1940-December 8,1980) was born to Fred and Julia Lennon who divorced when John was three. He was brought up by his Aunt Mimi and Uncle George. John hated school, discipline and the teachers who always abused him. Even though he was often in trouble, it did not mean

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    McCartney were in many bands together before the forming of the Beatles. In 1962, along with Ringo Starr1 and George Harrison, they formed the rock group known as "The Beatles". The group featured a modern rock that was new and popular during the period with John and Paul composing and doing the leads on most of the songs. They were backed by George on rhythm and bass guitar and Ringo on drums. George and Ringo also assisted on backing vocals. When they first began playing, the main influence inside the

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