While My Guitar Gently Weeps: The Music of George Harrison (Simon Leng) soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: Wembley: Firefly Publishing, 2003, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Discography; Appendices ;
From the cover: George Harrison was an intensely private man who often wrestled with the fame attached to being an ex-Beatle. As a member of the fab four he had already demonstrated his songwriting prowess with the likes of Here Comes The Sun, Something which Sinatra saw as the perfect love song Within You, Without You, While My Guitar Gently Weeps, Blue Jay Way and Taxman”. He also came up with some of the most instinctively melodic guitar breaks in the history of rock, as well as being almost single-handedly responsible for bringing Indian music into Western pop culture.
By 1970, Harrison was the Beatle most primed and ready to eschew the hefty mantle of ex mop-top”. He immediately asserted himself as a solo artist with his All Things Must Pass opus, organising the Concert For Ba…
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 255 pages. Index. 9½” x 6¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I entrance you with a variety of books within my Music catalogue?