George Harrison – A Beatle in Benton, IL

Published on 18th February 2016 by

The story of George Harrison’s first ever visit to America. Whilst John Lennon went to Paris, and Ringo and Paul went to Greece, Harrison traveled to the small town of Benton in Illinois with his brother to visit his sister Louise on 1st September 1963.

His sister had moved to the town in March of the same year and would often visit local radio stations to help plug her brothers band The Beatles, who would make their first trip to America as a band on 7th February 1964.

NB: Unfortunately this video is currently trailer only due to the original source video being removed, we will replace if a full length upload ever becomes available. In the meantime it is available to stream on Amazon
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