1. Monty Python Played Musical Chairs With John Oliver at Tribeca

    April 27, 2015 12:17 PM EDT You didn't really expect a Q&A involving the five living members of Monty Python to go off as planned, did you? The British comedy troupe assembled onstage at the Beacon Theatre on Friday night (April 24) after a packed Tribeca Film Festival screening of their 40-year-old classic…

  2. Professor Stephen Hawking Covers Monty Python's 'Galaxy Song' for Record Store Day: Listen

    April 16, 2015 1:49 AM EDT And now for something completely different…Professor Stephen Hawking has covered Monty Python’s “Galaxy Song” for  Record Store Day .  The track, a facts-and-figures journey through the Cosmos, was originally written by Eric Idle and John Du Prez and performed by Idle in the 1983 comedy Monty…

  3. Monty Python To Reunite For Stage Show

    November 20, 2013 1:40 AM EST Big news in the comedy world: Monty Python is set to reunite for a stage show. Python member Terry Jones told the BBC on Tuesday he's excited the group is reuniting. He said he hopes to make enough money to pay off his mortgage. The group had its first big success with the Monty Python…

  4. George Harrison Gets Star On Hollywood Walk of Fame

    April 15, 2009 8:40 AM EDT Hundreds of George Harrison's biggest fans and best friends, including Paul McCartney and Tom Petty, turned out Tuesday to see a posthumous star for the quiet Beatle unveiled during a raucous celebration on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Fellow Beatle McCartney stood next to Harrison's…

  5. 'Concert For George' To Hit Theaters, DVD

    September 09, 2003 12:00 AM EDT Filmed in high definition and recorded in 5.1 surround sound, "A Concert for George" will be released worldwide on DVD in November, distributed internationally via ArenaPlex LLC. A film chronicling last fall's star-studded George Harrison tribute at London's Royal Albert…

  6. McCartney, Starr Lead Harrison Tribute Concert

    October 03, 2002 12:00 AM EDT Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr will make a rare appearance together as part of a London concert commemorating the one-year anniversary of the death of Beatles guitarist George Harrison. The event, set Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr will make a rare appearance together as part of a London…

  7. George Harrison Dies At 58

    November 30, 2001 12:00 AM EST George Harrison, the Beatles' quiet lead guitarist and spiritual explorer who added both rock 'n' roll flash and a touch of the mystic to the band's timeless magic, has died. He was 58. Harrison died George Harrison, the Beatles' quiet lead guitarist and spiritual…

  8. Daltrey Joins Marriott Tribute, Adds Acting Roles,

    April 12, 2001 12:00 AM EDT The Who's Roger Daltrey is the latest artist to join the Steve Marriott tribute concert, set for April 20 at London's Astoria Theatre. The show, which will commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Humb The Who's Roger Daltrey is the latest artist to join the Steve Marriott…