Traveling Wilburys

The Traveling Wilburys were a British–American supergroup consisting of Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Jeff Lynne, Roy Orbison and Tom Petty. Originating from an idea discussed by Harrison and Lynne during the sessions for Harrison's 1987 album Cloud Nine, the band formed in April 1988 after the five members united to record a bonus track for Harrison's next European single. When this collaboration, "Handle with Care", was deemed too good for such a limited release, the group agreed to record a full album, titled Traveling Wilburys Vol. 1. Following Orbison's death in December 1988, the band released a second album, which they titled Traveling Wilburys Vol. 3, in 1990.
The project's work received much anticipation given the diverse nature of the singer-songwriters. The band members adopted tongue-in-cheek pseudonyms as half-brothers from a fictional Wilbury family of travelling musicians. Vol. 1 was a critical and commercial success, helping to revitalise Dylan's and Petty's respective careers. In 1990, the album won the Grammy for Best Rock Performance by a Duo or Group.

Description provided by Wikipedia under Creative Commons Attribution CC-BY-SA 4.0

Read more
Collapse
Top SongsAlbum
1
If You Belonged To MeThe Traveling Wilburys, Vol. 33:13
2
Poor HouseThe Traveling Wilburys, Vol. 33:16
3
MargaritaThe Traveling Wilburys, Vol. 13:16
4
RunawayThe Traveling Wilburys Collection2:31
5
RattledThe Traveling Wilburys Collection2:59
6
New Blue MoonThe Traveling Wilburys Collection3:20
7
Wilbury TwistThe Traveling Wilburys Collection2:58
8
Handle with CareThe Ultimate Collection3:18
9
Tweeter And The Monkey ManThe Traveling Wilburys Collection5:27
10
7 Deadly SinsThe Traveling Wilburys, Vol. 33:17
©2019 GoogleSite Terms of ServicePrivacyDevelopersArtistsAbout Google|Location: United StatesLanguage: English (United States)
By purchasing this item, you are transacting with Google Payments and agreeing to the Google Payments Terms of Service and Privacy Notice.