Martin Scorsese’s 2011 documentary George Harrison: Living In The Material World is to be released in North America on 1 May 2012.
The documentary was shown on HBO in October 2011, and was released in the UK on DVD and Blu-ray that month.
It will be issued in three versions: a double DVD set, a Blu-ray version, and a Deluxe Edition including the DVD and Blu-ray discs, a 96 page photo book, and a 10 track CD, Early Takes Volume One.
Previously only available as part of the UK’s Deluxe Edition, Early Takes Volume One will be released as a standalone album in North America on compact disc, digital download and vinyl. The tracklisting is as follows:
- ‘My Sweet Lord’ (demo)
- ‘Run Of The Mill’ (demo)
- ‘I’d Have You Anytime’ (early take)
- ‘Mama You’ve Been On My Mind’ (demo)
- ‘Let It Be Me’ (demo)
- ‘Woman Don’t You Cry For Me’ (early take)
- ‘Awaiting On You All’ (early take)
- ‘Behind That Locked Door’ (demo)
- ‘All Things Must Pass’ (demo)
- ‘The Light That Has Lighted The World’ (demo)
Read the Beatles Bible’s reviews of Martin Scorsese’s documentary George Harrison: Living In The Material World, and Olivia Harrison’s tie-in book.
Also on this day...
- 1981: UK single release: Watching The Wheels by John Lennon
- 1978: US album release: London Town by Wings
- 1970: Mixing: Dig It
- 1970: UK album release: Sentimental Journey by Ringo Starr
- 1963: Live: ABC Cinema, Northampton
- 1961: Travel: Liverpool to Hamburg
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