Matthew Fisher

  1. UK Court Rules In Favor Of Procol Harum Organist

    July 30, 2009 12:00 AM EDT He didn't skip the light fandango, but Procol Harum's former keyboardist said he was delighted Thursday after Britain's top court ruled he was entitled to a share of royalties from the band's hit "A Whiter Shade of Pale.&q ...

  2. London Judges Hear Whiter Shade Appeal

    October 03, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The £1 million ($2.03 million) legal battle over songwriting royalties from Procol Harum's "A Whiter Shade of Pale" moved to London's Court of Appeal today. The group's 62-year-old founder and frontman Gary Brooker claims ...

  3. Procol Harum Organist Wins Court Case

    December 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST A High Court judge today ruled that the former organist in Procal Harum was entitled to a 40% share in ownership of the 1967 cult classic "A Whiter Shade of Pale." Musical judge Mr Justice William Blackburne -- who read music and law at ...