MUSIC NEWS - Today, February 25, on what would have been George Harrison’s 68th birthday the Concert For George will stream free for 24 hours at GeorgeHarrison.com. The critically-acclaimed film captures the 2002 tribute concert at London’s Royal Albert Hall, which was held one year after his death. The event was organized by wife Olivia Harrison and close friend Eric Clapton. Performers included Harrison’s son Dhani, Clapton, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Tom Petty, Jeff Lynne, and Ravi Shankar.
The film's releasing for the first time on Blu-ray and via digital download on March 22. The Blu-ray will be a two disc set, and feature the complete concert, backstage interviews, rehearsals and behind-the-scenes footage.