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Randy Bachman reinvents George Harrison’s music

Randy Bachman, the co-founder of The Guess Who and Bachman-Turner Overdrive, has embarked on a striking new musical venture — reimagining George Harrison’s music on the album “By George – By Bachman” which was released this March. Our Goldmine interview highlights the evolution of the album and the motivation behind Bachman’s tribute.

Randy Bachman and Fred Turner keep rollin’ along

Randy Bachman and Fred Turner

When Randy Bachman and C. Fred Turner played the Sweden Rock festival in June 2010, they hit the stage stone cold, with no rehearsal, no soundcheck, no line check and rented amps, Bachman recalls. Flash forward a few months, and the Bachman & Turner duo was a well-oiled machine.