Cool New George Harrison Box Set Coming
George Harrison’s first six solo albums are coming your way in a new box set titled “George Harrison: The Apple Years 1968-75,” which is scheduled for release on September 23rd, but in an added bonus – the albums will also be available individually.
According to Vintage Vinyl News, included in the set are remastered and expanded versions of “Wonderwall Music,” “Electronic Sound,” “All Things Must Pass,” “Living In The Material World,” “Dark Horse” and “Extra Texture (Read All About It)” along with a DVD with several video pieces including a new seven-minute film with previously unreleased footage.
“George Harrison is a musical icon and one of the most imaginative and influential artists of all time,” Max Hole, Chairman and CEO of Universal Music Group International, said. “It’s been great for us to work with Dhani and Olivia Harrison and all of the team behind The Apple Years project, a vital part of his legacy.”
Included on the DVD:
- George Harrison – The Apple Years Feature (2014) (Directed by Olivia Harrison)
- All Things Must Pass (bonus feature in 2001 album package)
- The Concert for Bangladesh EPK (2005)
- Give Me Love (Give Me Peace On Earth) (video from Live In Japan, 1991)
- Miss O’Dell (alternative version from 2006 deluxe edition of Living In The Material World)
- Sue Me Sue You Blues (acoustic demo version from 2006 deluxe edition of Living In The Material World)
- Living In The Material World (feature from 2006 deluxe edition of Living In The Material World)
- Ding Dong, Ding Dong (original promo video, 1974)
- Dark Horse (original promotional clip, 1974)
And all of this news gives me an excuse to play for you my favorite Harrison song, “Beware of Darkness”.