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How John Lennon Told the Story of His Love for Yoko Ono in Song  Ultimate Classic Rock

John Lennon began chronicling his love for Yoko Ono in the late '60s, and that narrative continued through a posthumous album released years after his murder ...

'Imagine' This: How John Lennon and George Harrison Teamed Up to Record a Classic Album in 1971  Guitar World Magazine

In the wintry early months of 1971, John Lennon embarked on a recording project that would prove to be momentous in its influence on rock music and the world ...

The Paul McCartney Song That Made John Lennon Storm Out of the Studio  The Cheat Sheet

It's no secret that John Lennon and Paul McCartney had a strained relationship by the time The Beatles parted ways in 1970. Musically, the great songwriting ...

Inside John Lennon's 'Lost Weekend' Period  Biography

To label a period of 18 months a “lost weekend” seems a stretch to many, but to John Lennon it marked a time of intense creativity, outrageous behavior, ...

John Lennon and Yoko Ono's 1969 'bed-in for peace' was an anti-war protest and honeymoon  Washington Post

On March 25, 1969, John Lennon and Yoko Ono were a few days into their marriage when they invited the press to join them at their honeymoon suite at the ...

John Lennon and Yoko Ono's Relationship: A Song-by-Song Timeline  Billboard

John Lennon may have been the quintessential rock star -- but rock's typical womanizing meant less to him than true love. “I'm not going to sacrifice love, real ...

John Lennon's 'Sgt. Pepper's'-Era Piano Hits Auction Block  TMZ

The piano John Lennon used to write the Beatles' 'Sgt. Peppers' album hits the auction block.

Did Paul McCartney and John Lennon Make Up Before John's Death?  The Cheat Sheet

When The Beatles broke up, John and Paul had some bad blood between them. As time passed, most of it went away.

The Paul McCartney Song That Made John Lennon So Angry  The Cheat Sheet

When John Lennon went after Paul McCartney on the 'Imagine' album, it didn't come out of nowhere. Here's the song that made John angry.

John Lennon, Yoko Ono seen on honeymoon "bed-in" for peace in video footage found in man's cellar  CBS News

Fifty years after John Lennon and Yoko Ono famously staged a honeymoon "bed-in" for peace in an Amsterdam hotel, a Dutchman has unearthed 30 minutes of ...

John and Yoko's Wedding Album, Once an Oddity, Now an Icon  Hyperallergic

An unlikely element of Lennon and Ono's late-1960s peace campaign was an aural selfie, ahead of its time. Edward M. GómezMarch 30, 2019 · Facebook Tweet ...

The Only Paul McCartney Song John Lennon Admitted He Liked  The Cheat Sheet

When The Beatles started out, Paul McCartney and John Lennon wrote songs and sang so closely together you'd have a hard time saying who did what. In fact ...

Why Did John Lennon Want to Leave The Beatles So Badly?  The Cheat Sheet

Many things led to The Beatles breaking up in 1970. By 1969, John Lennon had become fed up with several aspects of the group.

Unknown footage of John Lennon, Yoko Ono resurfaces after 50 years - The Jakarta Post  Jakarta Post

Fifty years after John Lennon and Yoko Ono famously staged a honeymoon bed-in for peace in an Amsterdam hotel, a Dutchman has unearthed 30 minutes of ...

John Lennon, Unadorned  Talkhouse

Morgan Enos (Other Houses) talks hearing John Lennon's voice as it was meant to be heard on Imagine: Raw Studio Mixes.

Lafayette High senior competing in John Lennon Songwriting Contest  KLFY

Now he's asking for Acadiana to help him win the contest by voting for his song, "$1".

Hilton rings in 100 years with content series inspired by John Lennon and Yoko Ono's Bed-In  Marketing Dive

Hilton is celebrating its 100-year history with a new digital *content* series titled "Room 702," according to news shared with Marketing Dive. It was inspired by the ...

Raw Studio Mixes From John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’ For Record Store Day  uDiscover Music

The raw studio mixes from John Lennon's Imagine — The Ultimate Collection box will be released in their own right for Record Store Day on 13 April.

John Lennon believed in flying saucers. Here's how you can buy his drawing of a UFO.  Yahoo Finance

A flying-saucer sketch by the late Beatle is among a lot of rare Lennon memorabilia up for auction March 30.

The Truly Nasty Song John Lennon Wrote About Paul McCartney  The Cheat Sheet

When The Beatles broke up, tensions were running high between John Lennon and Paul McCartney. That's when John dropped a nasty tune about his old ...

When John Lennon Became An Author With ‘In His Own Write’  uDiscover Music

John Lennon's first book, In His Own Write, a collection of surreal stories, anecdotes and poems, was published on 23 March 1964.

John Lennon and Yoko Ono's "Bed-In" 50 years on  The Straits Times

AMSTERDAM • In March 1969, newlyweds John Lennon and Yoko Ono skipped a honeymoon and instead staged a "bed-in" in Amsterdam to promote world ...

Growing Freedom: Q&A with Yoko Ono on art, peace and the Montreal Bed-In  Montreal Gazette

As the 50th anniversary of the Bed-In approaches, a major exhibition of Ono's artwork opens at the Fondation Phi pour l'art contemporain.

CORRECTING and REPLACING PHOTO Hilton Marks 50th Anniversary of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's Bed-In for Peace with Groundbreaking New Video Series, "Room 702"  Associated Press

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Israeli pop star hires John Lennon's lawyer to win US visa  The Times of Israel

Eyal Golan wants to perform in the US, but his history of tax evasion makes him less than welcome.

Unknown footage of John Lennon and Yoko Ono resurfaces after 50 years  Business Day

The Hague — Fifty years after John Lennon and Yoko Ono famously staged a honeymoon “bed-in” for peace in an Amsterdam hotel, a Dutchman has unearthed ...

Sean Lennon (son of John Lennon) praises Alton native Blake Fleming on social media  Alton Telegraph

ALTON — Alton native and renown percussionist Blake Fleming is getting some high praise after the recent release of his book, heralded as a groundbreaking ...

John Lennon's rare Beatles 'butcher' record to be sold  BBC News

The so-called "butcher" album cover showed the Fab Four covered in raw meat and decapitated dolls.

65000 passengers expected to travel through Liverpool John Lennon Airport this weekend  Wirral Globe

LIVERPOOL John Lennon Airport (LJLA) is gearing up for another busy Bank Holiday weekend.

Give Peace a Chance: Remembering John Lennon During Vietnam  Flagpole Magazine

"April is the cruelest month," wrote poet T. S. Eliot, but as lyricist Ira Gershwin said, "It Ain't Necessarily So." In April of 1972, I made my first visit to New York City ...

'Mazel Tov, John Lennon': A Real-Life Drama  The Jewish News

By Suzanne Chessler. Featured Image Courtesy of Golden Record Media Company. David Wells, an Ann Arbor playwright, read the book John Lennon vs. the ...

'Mazel Tov John Lennon' takes us back to 1971, but echoes from today's headlines  encoremichigan.com

By Kym Reinstadler. ANN ARBOR — John Lennon was the headline performer at a Dec. 10, 1971, rally on behalf of political activist John Sinclair, who was ...

Jimmy Page reflects on Led Zeppelin’s legacy and its sound  Washington Post

Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page discusses the band's legacy, why its music has endured and prospects for another reunion concert.

This Week in 1971, Each Member of the Beatles Had a Solo Single on the UK Top 40 Chart  Rock Cellar Magazine

The week of April 11 – 17, 1971 was a busy one for the Beatles — even though the band had split up. During that week, each former Beatle had a solo single on ...

LOOK: John Lennon's son Julian pokes fun at Filipino lemonade stand  ABS-CBN News

MANILA – (UPDATED) Celebrity and environment advocate Julian Lennon has been invited by the Department of Tourism to visit the Philippines, particularly ...

John Lennon and Stevie Wonder? The epic Ann Arbor event that inspired Hash Bash  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

In 1971, music icons descended upon Ann Arbor for one cause -- to protest the imprisonment of Michigan political activist John Sinclair.

Ann Arbor's Theatre NOVA presents 'Mazel Tov, John Lennon' through April 14  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

The world premiere of "Mazel Tov, John Lennon" by David Wells is currently running at Theatre NOVA, located at 410 W. Huron St., through April 21.

Want to buy John Lennon's glasses?  New Zealand Herald

John Lennon's 12-karat gold glasses are set to go under the hammer next week.

Sean Lennon And Frances Bean Cobain Talk Inadvertently Looking Like Their Famous Fathers  Cinema Blend

The untimely deaths of John Lennon and Kurt Cobain continue to weigh heavy in the hearts of music lovers everywhere. Each iconic musician was taken from us ...

Here comes the sun! Prince Charles and Camilla find shade next to John Lennon statue  Express

PRINCE Charles and his wife Camilla found shade away from the hot Cuban sun by sitting next to a statue of a legendary Beatles star.

When The Beatles Came Really Close to a Reunion  The Cheat Sheet

When The Beatles broke up, it seemed unthinkable that there'd ever be a reunion. However, the band got close a few times.

When It Became Obvious George Harrison Wouldn't Miss The Beatles  The Cheat Sheet

The Beatles' breakup was rough, but George Harrison took it rather well. Before long, you could tell George wasn't looking back in the slightest.

Co-Author of Controversial Beatles Book Wants Unheard Interview Tapes Released  Billboard

In 1983, Peter Brown and Steven Gaines' The Love You Make hit bookstores and caused a huge commotion among Beatles fans. In an interview with Billboard, ...

The Paul McCartney Albums That Rock Critics Really Destroyed  The Cheat Sheet

After his brilliant run with The Beatles, Paul McCartney's early albums didn't seem to measure up. And a few got truly savaged by critics.

LOOK: John Lennon's son Julian meets Aimee Marcos  ABS-CBN News

More than 50 years after The Beatles' controversial visit to Manila, John Lennon's son, Julian, and former president Ferdinand Marcos' daughter, Aimee, have ...

John Platt: Folk Music Steward  Long Island Weekly News

This year marks John Platt's golden anniversary of being on the radio. The year 1969 was when his dulcet voice debuted on the airwaves, subbing for the storied ...

TV Guy: Moon Shot begins ABCs glance back at 1969  Times Herald-Record

ABC News debuts the multi-part series "1969" (10 p.m.), recalling a time of tumult and change a half-century in our past.Over the coming weeks, it will focus on ...

John Lennon's Sgt Pepper Gypsy Caravan to be restored  Get Surrey

A spectacular gypsy caravan belonging to John Lennon is to be restored after finding its way into the hands of a charity. The caravan, much like John's famous ...

Woman who sang to John Lennon as a child takes a trip down memory lane  ITV News

A woman who met the Beatles as a child at the Bradford Odeon 55 years ago has gone back to the venue to share her memories of the experience. In 1964, The ...

Police not told of gun before Gurnard man's suicide  BBC News

A man shot himself after a warning that he might have a gun was not passed on to the police, an inquest has heard. David Nurse, 77, was found dead by a ...

Bilbao projections and John Lennon's glasses: Friday's best photos  The Guardian

The Guardian's picture editors select photo highlights from around the world.

Ronald Siegel, UCLA Researcher, Explored How People and Animals Get High  Wall Street Journal

Scientist Ronald Siegel saw the craving for a buzz as a basic human drive and the war on drugs as futile. He made his career as an author, researcher at the ...

7 Days: The Voyeur's New York  Village Voice

Inside: Paloma Picasso's purse, Joel Steinberg's jail cell, Andre Soltner's refrigerator, Phil Simms' locker, Eileen Ford's living room, Helen Gurley Brown's desk ...

Acid Carousel's Another Everything Will Be Rock Opera Double Album  Dallas Observer

Denton psych-rockers Acid Carousel shared the first two singles from their upcoming double album, Another Everything, the band's third album.

Review: Santana revives Woodstock vibes at Al Lang Stadium in St. Petersburg  Tampa Bay Times

Tie-dyed fans young and old packed the field to celebrate the golden anniversary of Santana's star-making Woodstock gig.

CYNIC's PAUL MASVIDAL To Release 'Mythical Human Vessel' Trilogy Of Records  BLABBERMOUTH.NET

"Mythical Human Vessel" is a trilogy of records written and performed by the songwriter and guitarist Paul Masvidal. They are the first independent...

Rage Against The Machine Reached Out To Zack de la Rocha For Reunion  Alternative Nation

In a new Strombo Show interview, Tom Morello said that he has 'not been successful' when attempting to reunite Rage Against The Machine again in the last 8 ...

Marvin Gaye gets a Commemorative Stamp for his would-be 80th Birthday  The Vintage News

Commemorative stamps are special postage stamps issued on significant dates to honor a person, object, place, or event. The practice of issuing.

Editorial: 'Don't die' traffic signs hit the roads  Sonoma Index-Tribune

“Don't kill; don't die.” It sounds like a pacifist's rationale for conscientious objection. But these days in Sonoma County, it's what one might call the “direct ...

BritWeek Coming To Beverly Hills  Patch.com

BritWeek Coming To Beverly Hills - Beverly Hills, CA - BritWeek, which celebrates the relationship between the UK and US, will have events that highlight British ...

Rock icons to raise the roof… in Newport’s Rio Community Centre  The Courier

Former Sex Pistol Glen Matlock and Earl Slick, who has played guitar for David Bowie and John Lennon, have been booked for an intimate gig at the venue on ...

Imagine we had the will to turn this all around  Stuff.co.nz

OPINION: Imagine with me if you will, for a moment, that we've got it all wrong. Imagine the way we've become used to doing things isn't the best way, and the ...

UN tourism expert’s Angus golf resort plea to council  The Courier

A United Nations tourism consultant has said it would be “inconceivable” to pull the plug on a multi-million pound golf development in Tayside. Professor John ...

Bucks Students Remember Nipsey Hussle  THE CENTURION

On Sunday, March 31st, 33-year-old rapper Nipsey Hussle was fatally shot at an event in front of his clothing store in South Los Angeles. In the wake of his death ...

Flashback: John Lennon Writes and Records ‘Instant Karma!’ in One Day  Rolling Stone

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How to recreate the exact sound of the Beatles  The Times

I seem to have joined the Netherlands' top Beatles tribute band by mistake. Unfortunately, what could have been a beautiful dream is becoming like one of those ...

Why John Lennon Remains The Ultimate Rock Star  Forbes

When you are a proud music geek, you sit and think about things like who is the ultimate rock star. There are a number of choices for a variety of reasons.

Supermassive Black Hole: Songs about space  Radio X

As humanity gets its first look at a real, live black hole, here's the ideal intergalactic playlist for you to listen to as you gaze at the heavens.

John Lennon's Death: A Timeline of Events  Biography

The musician died on December 8, 1980, after being shot by Mark David Chapman.

Photos: Today in History: April 18 | Photo Galleries  PostBulletin.com

With the first tents pitched, these hungry members of the Forestry Army on April 18, 1933 at Luray, Virgnia line up outside the camp kitchen for dinner, as chef ...

Bob Dylan: A guide to his best albums  Louder

Bob Dylan's best albums: how to buy the very best of the man who raised pop lyrics to the level of poetry and invented the concept of album-oriented music.

See John Lennon And George Harrison Perform 'How Do You Sleep?' : All Songs Considered  NPR

Today we have some incredible, never-before-seen footage of John Lennon recording his seemingly cutthroat song, "How Do You Sleep?" It's a song he ...

John Lennon was ‘absolutely devastated’ of losing his mother in a tragic road accident, book reveals  Fox News

Ray Connolly was supposed to arrive in New York City from his native England on Dec. 9, 1980 to visit his pal John Lennon for a few days at his apartment in the ...

'John and Yoko' offers intimate look at the making of 'Imagine'  CNN

'John and Yoko: Above Us Only Sky' review: A&E documentary offers intimate look at John Lennon and the making of 'Imagine'

John Lennon: How Much Was the Beatles Legend Worth at the Time of His Death?  The Cheat Sheet

John Lennon didn't miss a beat after The Beatles. His successful solo career continued until his 1980 death. Here was his net worth.

In 1969 the fifth Beatle was heroin: John Lennon's addiction took its toll on the band  Salon

In early 1969, the faces of heroin addiction for Paul, George and Ringo were John and Yoko.

Marina expansion will pump millions into Perthshire economy  The Courier

A lochside holiday resort is bouncing back after a major blaze, with plans for expansion that could pump millions into the local economy. Bosses at Taymouth ...

John Lennon’s New ‘Imagine’ Box Set: An Exclusive Guide  Rolling Stone

When John Lennon headed into the studio in 1971 to make his solo classic Imagine, wth Yoko Ono and Phil Spector, he had a lot to prove. He wanted to shake ...

Lennon’s talents, contradictions and self-inventions  The Washington Post

Ray Connolly explores the many sides of the Beatle's brief life.

Lost John Lennon footage in TV doc on 'Imagine'  CANOE

Filmmaker Michael Epstein couldn't believe his luck when Yoko Ono gave him access to hours of forgotten footage of her life with John Lennon.The singer and ...

The final year of Beatles's legend John Lennon  Concord Monitor

Imagine sailing to Bermuda with John Lennon. It's easy if you try! Now imagine Lennon has steered your ship safely through a horrific storm, lashing himself to ...

My Favorite Beatle Was John Lennon, But Paul McCartney Makes My Kid Smile  Fatherly

In the nearly two years since becoming a father, I've changed my tune from “Instant Karma” to “Silly Love Songs.” Instead of saying my favorite Beatles is John ...

Yoko Ono, John Lennon’s ‘Wedding Album’ to be Reissued  Rolling Stone

Yoko Ono and John Lennon's Wedding Album will be reissued this spring. Originally released in 1969, it was the couple's third collaborative LP. Announced on ...

50 Years Ago: John and Cynthia Lennon's Tumultuous Marriage Ends  Ultimate Classic Rock

On Nov. 8, 1968, John and Cynthia Lennon's divorce became official. It brought to an end a tumultuous romance that included courtship, marriage, childbirth and ...

Gilbreth column: John Lennon's musical inspirations still intrigue  Charleston Post Courier

I heard an interesting piece of music trivia the other day on the Sirius XM Beatles channel. It seems that John Lennon was inspired to write perhaps the group's ...

A&E preps John Lennon, Yoko Ono doc special  Realscreen

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Paul McCartney Reveals John Lennon’s Biggest Fear  The Vintage News

Sometimes the biggest talents are the ones most lacking in confidence. Take the Beatles for example. They blazed a trail across the world stage between.

Not the only one: how Yoko Ono helped create John Lennon's Imagine  The Guardian

A new book about the making of his 1971 solo album restores his artist wife to her crucial role in his musical life. She looks back to a time of peace and love ...

Jean-Marc Vallee to Direct John Lennon-Yoko Ono Movie for Universal  Variety

Jean-Marc Vallee is set to direct a film about John Lennon and Yoko Ono.

Watch Searing New Video for John Lennon’s Protest Anthem ‘Gimme Some Truth’  Rolling Stone

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Yoko Ono Considers Revealing Extent of Influence on John Lennon  Ultimate Classic Rock

Yoko Ono said she was considering the possibility of revealing the full extent of how she had influenced music written by John Lennon, though she wasn't sure ...

John Lennon's killer says he feels 'more and more shame' every year  The Guardian

Mark David Chapman told parole board members about his remorse at 10th hearing in August, according to transcript. Associated Press. Thu 15 Nov 2018 ...

With new book, box set, John Lennon's iconic 'Imagine' album is celebrated by Yoko Ono  USA TODAY

The archival photos are jolting, and heart-rending, because you know where John and Yoko's life story eventually takes them. Dressed in olive drab and gazing ...

Listen to the last song John Lennon recorded  Boing Boing

https://youtu.be/EKEEGbAVFME On November 14, 1980, John Lennon recorded three rough songs at the apartment he shared with Yoko Ono in New York City's ...

Revisiting ‘Imagine,’ in John Lennon’s own words and pictures  The Washington Post

Imagine John Yoko” answers any lingering questions about the former Beatle's celebrated solo album.

John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s first gig celebrated 50 years on  NME Live

A new plaque has been unveiled in commemoration of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's first public gig, which took place 50 years ago.

John Lennon's Imagine: Yoko Ono Reflects on Tracks from the Enduring Classic  PEOPLE.com

Yoko Ono reflects on tracks from Imagine, the classic 1971 album she helped make with her husband, John Lennon.

Edward Morrison, Deputy Mayor Who Helped John Lennon, Dies at 85  The New York Times

Edward A. Morrison, a former New York deputy mayor whose avowal that John Lennon was a valuable cultural asset to the city helped Lennon avoid deportation ...

In 'The Dakota Winters,' Finding A New Story To Tell About John Lennon  NPR

Tom Barbash's new novel is set in the famed Manhattan apartment house where Lennon spent the last year of his life — and where, in this telling, he befriends a ...

Review: ‘Imagine: The Ultimate Collection’ Goes Deep Inside John Lennon’s Most Grandly Beautiful LP  Rolling Stone

“Yoko and I always live about two-thousand light years' speed when we're working,” John Lennon says in one of the 1971 interviews unearthed on the new box ...

 

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