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Harry & Me Available for Pre-Order announcement Neil Watson's new book, Harry & Me is a collection of more than 200 memories of Harry Nilsson collected from fans and musicians. In addition to soliciting stories from Harry's fans, Neil interview many people who knew and worked with Nilsson. And, while ...
One Last Touch of Nilsson article This article is from Goldmine Magazine (Vol. 20 No. 9 Issue 359 dated April 29, 1994). Bruce Ansley contacted Krause Publications Group, Inc. and Dawn Eden and they were kind enough to grant him permission to place the article online. Once he had ...
Harryquins person event_note Each year The Harlequins , an experimental, psychedelic rock trio from Cincinnati celebrate Halloween each year by adopting the persona of another group or performer. For the special, live event they’ve become The Beatles , Ziggy Stardust , and Velvet Underground . In 2018, The Harlequins ...
Derek Taylor person On September 8, 1997, Harry Nilsson's friend Derek Taylor died at his home in Suffolk, England , after a long illness. He was 65.   Derek Taylor was born in Liverpool, England on May 7, 1932. He was educated in the city and became a journalist for "The Hoylake and West Kirby ...
Harryfest 1999 event_note Sue Schnelzer hosted Harryfest 1999 in Covington, Kentucky , just across the river from Cincinnati . The 'fest was held July 16 through 18, 1999.   Memories of Harryfest 1999   Joel Folds :   When I first decided to look up my ...
Duit On Mon Dei article By Curtis Armstrong and Diane Nilsson Originally Published in Everybody's Talkin' Spring 1997   "Duit On Mon Dei" is a phrase which has intrigued Harry Nilsson fans for some time. Duit on Mon Dei is the name Harry gave to the album he had ...
John Ritter person Actor John Ritter, a big fan of the Beatles , told the following story during a talk show appearance.   A friend of his told him of that John Lennon was at a recording session in LA . Ritter arrived uninvited at the The Jim Keltner Fan Club Hour recording sessions produced by John ...
Nat Weiss person According to rumor, Derek Taylor played demos of Harry Nilsson's Pandemonium Shadow Show to Nat Weiss of the Beatles's management company, NEMS and NEMS attempted to lure Harry away from RCA . But the attempt ended when Beatles manager Brian Epstein died. [1]   ...
Blue Jay Way place In August of 1967 George Harrison was staying in a rented house on Blue Jay Way in Los Angeles, California . According to Harry Nilsson , George Harrison wrote the Beatles song "Blue Jay Way" while waiting for a visit from Harry and Derek Taylor . [1] ...
Apple business The Beatles formed Apple Corps Ltd. in 1968 primarily as their own record label.   At the press conference announcing the formation of Apple, The Beatles named Harry Nilsson as both their favorite American artist and as their favorite American group.   Son of Dracula was ...
Kathy Simmonds person Kathy Simmonds appeared in the 1968 film The Touchables as one of a quartet of Pop-Art princesses who kidnap a rock-star and imprison him in their plastic, see-through bubble house.   Simmonds was Harry Nilsson's girlfriend at the time that he recorded A Little Touch of Schmilsson in ...
Obits videocam Obits Screenplay by Harry Nilsson and Terry Southern   Based on the Screenplay for Obituaries by Roger Watkins History   A talk with a bartender about the screenplay he had just written led Roger Watkins to a meeting with Harry Nilsson . Nilsson had recently become ...
The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy videocam In a 2004 interview, Maxwell Atoms , the creator and executive producer of animated TV series "The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy," was asked "Who is the voice actor you would most like to work with, that you haven't yet?" He answered, "I've been itching to try to get Ringo Starr for ...
May Pang person John and I entertained Paul , George and Ringo at various times. He would go see them or they would come to us. The Beatles getting together was not a thing of the past with John. He actually considered to get the other guys together and do a concert.  Harry Nilsson ...
Anne Murray person On her official web site, Anne Murray lists her favorite albums as: Harry Nilsson's Nilsson Sings Newman Dusty Springfield's Dusty In Memphis Carole King's Tapestry K.T. Oslin's 80's Ladies The Beatles's White Album
Mal Evans person Malcolm Evans was the road manager and good friend of the Beatles and, later, Harry Nilsson .   On the night of January 4, 1976, Fran Hughes , Mal's live-in girlfriend, called the police to report that Evan's was despondent and had a gun. When the ...
Troubadour place On March 12, 1974, Harry Nilsson and John Lennon were escorted out of the Troubadour club in Hollywood, California , because they were heckling the Smothers Brothers during the comedy/music duo's "comeback" performance.   Harry Nilsson said the incident "ruined my reputation for ...
Nilsson! theater_comedy From February 15 to April 1, 1998, the Muziektheater in Amsterdam, Holland , presented "Nilsson! " a play based on the life and music of Harry Nilsson .   "Nilsson!" is based on a concept by Bill van Dijk . Developed under the working title of "Late ...
Beatles Undercover book Beatles Undercover by Kristofer Engelhardt is an anthology of all the artists the Beatles , either collectively or individually, recorded with, wrote for, and produced. Each artist's tracks have excellent session listings. The section on Harry Nilsson is very accurate and lovingly written ...
Fifty Years Adrift (In An Open-Necked Shirt) book This limited-edition 650-page autobiography of Beatles publicist Derek Taylor was published using antique laid paper; hand-bound in calf leather with gilt tooled on the spine and page edges; and enclosed in a hard sleeve. Each copy is signed by both Taylor ...
Beatlemania / Volume 2 {CD} [2004] album Each copy of Mojo magazine's September, 2004, issue included one of two CDs of Beatles songs recorded by various artists. Harry Nilsson's recording of She's Leaving Home is on one of the two CDs.
Artifacts III [1995] album This four-CD set consists of bootleg tracks from The Beatles solo careers. It includes a recording of the session from 1974 featuring John Lennon , Paul McCartney , Stevie Wonder , and Harry Nilsson .   See also: A Toot and a Snore  
Blackbird music_note Harry tried to record the Beatles song in 3/4 time, but got lost along the way. (Source: Curtis Armstrong )
Ken Sharp Interviews Harry Nilsson (March, 1992) question_answer Ken Sharp interviewed Harry Nilsson in March of 1992 at the Beatlefest in Secaucus, New Jersey .   KS (Ken Sharp): What are your plans for a new record?   HN (Harry Nilsson): To make one!   KS: Have you been doing a lot of ...
George Harrison person The following was written for the Everybody's Talkin' newsletter after George Harrison , singer, songwriter and guitarist for the world's most famous pop group , died on November 29, 2001. The article is mostly based on posts made to the Harry Nilsson Mailing List in the days following ...
A Toot and a Snore article Between March and May 1974, John Lennon was at Record Plant West and Burbank Studios in Los Angeles, California , where he was producing and mixing Harry Nilsson's new album Pussy Cats . (The documented dates vary.  Mark Lewisohn says the ...
The New Harry Nilsson Web Pages - A Little Touch of Schmilsson on the Net announcement Through the years, the Harry Nilsson Web Pages web site has gone through many iterations. It began with a simple page hosted on my personal account at magicnet.net .   Then it moved to jadebox.com ("Everyone should own a little Jade Box") and began ...