The profound musical gifts of Harry Nilsson are on full display in THE RCA ALBUMS COLLECTION. This deluxe 17-CD box set, available now, presents Nilsson’s definitive 14 U.S. albums from RCA. Bonus material on those albums add up to 65 tracks, of which 26 are previously unreleased. Adding to the box set’s historical provenance are three newly-compiled CDs containing 58 tracks, of which an additional 29 tracks are previously unreleased.
In a new interview, Harry Nilsson friend and attorney Lee Blackman tells the Knoxville News Sentinel, “He was the brightest, wittiest person I’d ever met in my life.” “You could see how his mind worked. Sometimes you’dread more
It seems that Harry Nilsson’s legacy simply won’t behave, and in some perverse way that’s fitting, because he certainly didn’t like to color inside the lines, either. His songs moved like no other pop tunes of theread more
We spent some time in the Sony Music Photo library to show you some of the archive material that went into making Harry Nilsson’s The RCA Albums Collection. Check out this new video!read more
With the recent publication of the biography Nilsson: The Life of a Singer-Songwriter by Alyn Shipton, and the upcoming release of The RCA Albums Collection, friend and fellow singer-songwriter Jimmy Webb says the focus on Harry isread more
For the first time since it was recorded in 1967, Harry Nilsson’s cover of the Coasters’ classic “Searchin’” is seeing the light of day. The recording, premiering today exclusively at Rolling Stone, has a slightly faster-paced rockread more
If Lennon-McCartney was the question, the answer was: this guy. What happens, in other words, if you combine in one person, in one talent, in a single opus, the whimsical facility of Paul and the howlingness andread more
U.K. newspaper The Telegraph recently interviewed Jimmy Webb and Van Dyke Parks about Harry Nilsson, as fans and friends await the upcoming release of Harry’s The RCA Albums Collection on July 30. Here is part of theread more