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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 ...
Interview with the Author of Harry & Me article Neil Watson Neil Watson is the writer of a new book, Harry & Me , which collects remembrances from fans of Harry Nilsson and stories from people who knew and worked with Harry. I spent weeks badgering Neil for an interview. Finally, he ...
The Point! theater_comedy The Point! has been staged as a play a number of times.   Esquire Jauchem adapted Harry Nilsson's The Point! for the Boston Repertory Theater stage in 1975.   In 1976 and 1977, Micky Dolenz and Davy Jones (both formerly of The Monkees ) starred in a play based on The ...
Collect My Drum article In May of 1984, a number of newspapers reported the following ....   Isaac Tigrett , one of the founders of the Hard Rock Cafe chain of restaurants, had attended an auction in London where he purchased a set of drums that once had belonged to Ringo Starr . Ringo learned of this and ...
Always Look on the Bright Side of Life: A Sortabiography book Eric Idle's memoir is filled with anecdotes of the former Python's encounters with celebrities including a few run-ins with Harry Nilsson .   In the book, Idle describes singing "Volare " with Harry, Ringo Starr , and George Harrison at the exclusive ...
The Wailing Of The Willow (performed by Fred Astaire) music_note During his 1975 recording sessions in London, England , Fred Astaire recorded Harry Nilsson's "The Wailing of the Willow ." The song was released on Astaire's album Attitude Dancing . The song is available in The Complete London Sessions CD box set.   ...
Coconut {Alice Cooper} music_note Alice Cooper , Harry Nilsson , Keith Moon , Marc Bolan , and the original Alice Cooper Band recorded a version of "Coconut " which has never been released.   Well, we had already done School's Out , which was, it was a number one album in England, and so we decided to record Billion ...
Curzon Place place photo Harry Nilsson once owned apartment #12 at 9 Curzon Place in London, England . Curzon Place is a cul-de-sac off of Curzon Street in Mayfair. Built in the 1700s, the building was located near the Playboy Club and several casinos.   The building was gutted ...
Duit On Mon Dei article photo 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 ...
David Roberts person David Roberts is the co-author, with Neil Watson , of the book Harry & Me .   Before becoming a freelance writer, David Roberts was Editor of the annual Guinness Book of British Hit Singles & Albums and Guinness Rockopedia . In 2006 he was chief content writer and filmmaker ...
Mike McNaught person Mike McNaught arranged the music for "The Point! " as presented on stage in London, England .   Harry Nilsson was impressed with his skills and hired him to arrange the music for Knnillssonn .
Carly Simon person Harry Nilsson joined Carly Simon in London in November of 1972 to record the backing vocals for "Ballad of a Vain Man as "You're So Vain " was called until it was renamed as the record was being mastered. [1]   Richard Perry produced the recording.   During a 1995 interview on the ...
Harryfest 2001 event_note Harryfest 2001 was held in London, England , starting on May 4, 2001, at the Hotel Russell . Designed in the late 1800s by architect Charles Fitzroy Doll , the hotel's dining room is said to resemble the Titanic's first-class restaurant (also designed by Doll). [1]   Hotel Russell ...
Paris {LP} [1990] album A two-act rock musical by Jon English and David Mackay . Harry appears as Ulysses .   It was announced that E & B Productions would bring "Paris" to the stage in London, England , in Spring of 1998 with Rob Bettinson as director. But the play was ...
Paris {CD} [1990] album "Paris" is a two-act rock musical by Jon English and David Mackay . Harry Nilsson appears in the recording as Ulysses .   It was announced that E & B Productions would bring "Paris" to the stage in London, England , in Spring of 1998 with Rob ...
70 Years of Recorded Music [1971] album 70 Years of Recorded Music is a special two-LP box set presented to those attending a luncheon given in honor of Robert W. Sarnoff , the Chairman of RCA Corporation by the London Chamber of Commerce and Industry at Draper's Hall in London, England , ...
May 6 - Walking Around London auto_stories After breakfast, Bracha and I joined Zak and Leslie for a walking tour of London .   Light rain fell as we left the hotel, but it soon stopped.   We boarded the London Underground at a nearby station and found ourselves in Picadilly Circus just one stop later.   Bracha ...
Harryfest 2001 Scrapbook auto_stories Welcome to Roger and Bracha Smith's Harryfest 2001 scrapbook.   Note: This story was originally created and updated daily (like a blog ) while we were attending the Harryfest in 2001. It has been updated a bit here.     We flew out of Orlando and arrived in London ...
May 5 - Bus Tour and Lunch at the Hard Rock Cafe auto_stories On Saturday, the Harryheads embarked on a bus tour of London . We stopped for lunch at the Hard Rock Cafe in Mayfair. On display near where we were seated was the "denim jacket" worn by John Lennon when he and Harry Nilsson were gently escorted from the Troubadour after ...