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The Beatles Songs John Lennon Described as 'Pieces of Garbage'  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

John Lennon was his own toughest critic. Here are 5 Beatles songs he dismissed as "rubbish" or "garbage."

The John Lennon Song The Beatles Thought Was Too Weird for 'The White Album'  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

By 1968, John Lennon had waded fairly deep into experimental music. And this wild track of John's almost made it onto the Beatles' 'White Album.'

The Beatles Singer John Lennon's Little-known UFO Story and Drawing Leaked  Metalheadzone

Legendary Rockstar John Lennon of The Beatles' official and certified Instagram page posted a couple of photos that shows John Lennon's drawings after he ...

The Beatles' Paul McCartney Convinces John Lennon Of Something Impossible Story Exposed  Metalheadzone

The official Instagram account of the legendary late musician, John Lennon posted a really golden-worth photo of John and revealed a very little-known story of.

Why John Lennon Shot Down George Harrison's Idea for a Post-Beatles Band  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

While working together on Ringo's solo album, George Harrison decided he wanted to form a band with John Lennon. John wasn't interested.

How The Beatles Reacted After John Lennon Debuted 'Strawberry Fields Forever'  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

While you never knew how The Beatles would react to a new song, everyone was on the same page the day John Lennon played 'Strawberry Fields' for the ...

1981: Chapman jailed for murder of Beatle John Lennon  Famagusta Gazette

1981: In a hushed Manhattan courtroom, Mark David Chapman has been sentenced to 20 years to life in prison for murdering John Lennon. In court he uttered ...

Why John Lennon Didn't Play on So Many of George Harrison's Beatles Songs  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

If you check the credits on George Harrison's Beatles recordings, you'll find John Lennon absent on many of them. Here's why John didn't participate.

John Lennon Photographed In Bed With Two Men  Alternative Nation

A rare photo of The Beatles icon John Lennon in his bedroom with two men and three women was recently revealed on his Twitter page. Lennon being ...

John Lennon Filmed Snorting Coke In Leaked Video  Alternative Nation

A video of late The Beatles icon John Lennon snorting on a bottle of coke soda recently resurfaced on Twitter. It shows Lennon's biting sense of humor, as it's ...

John Lennon, Yoko Ono work on 'Imagine' in 'Above Us Only Sky' trailer  UPI News

John Lennon and Yoko Ono's personal and artistic relationship is explored in the new trailer for upcoming documentary "John & Yoko - Above Us Only Sky."

See John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s Relationship Grow in New Doc Trailer  Rolling Stone

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Why John Lennon Always Disguised His Voice on Beatles Records  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

John Lennon used all kinds of tricks to disguise or distort his voice on Beatles records. Here's why engineers said he did it.

On The Scene podcast: John Lennon photographer Bob Gruen - listen here  News 12 New Jersey

You may not know the name Bob Gruen, but chances are you've seen his photographs.

How Peter Fonda's LSD trip with the Beatles produced a classic John Lennon lyric  Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

LOS ANGELES — Had fate worked out just a bit differently, Peter Fonda might be remembered as one of the great figures of 1960s pop music rather than one of ...

The Beatles Legend John Lennon's Rare Handwritten Memorabilia Exposed  Metalheadzone

The official and certified Instagram page of John Lennon, which has 1.2 million followers on social media posted really rare memorabilia of the legendary late.

Howard Stern Reveals The Details of How John Lennon and Paul McCartney Masturbated Together  Metalheadzone

The well-known TV and radio personality, Howard Stern's unofficial fan page, MarksFriggin.com began to release Summer Vacation Replay Special transcribes ...

The Paul McCartney 'Revolver' Songs That Even John Lennon Raved About  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

John Lennon was never one to compliment Paul McCartney. But Paul's work on the Beatles' 'Revolver' made even John applaud.

The cocaine fuelled final recording of John Lennon and Paul McCartney  Far Out Magazine

In an interview in 1975, John Lennon admitted that he and Paul actually did record after the Beatles split up in 1970, this is the recovered audio.

The Sexual Reference John Lennon and Paul McCartney Dropped Into 'Girl'  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

By the mid-'60s, The Beatles were experimenting with drugs and dropping sex references into songs. Paul and John had fun with this one on 'Rubber Soul.'

The Classic Beatles Record John Lennon Called 'the Acid Album'  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

The Beatles began experimenting with drugs in the second half of the 1960s. John Lennon said this album showed the clear influence of LSD.

John Lennon Wife Rejected By The Beatles Member  Alternative Nation

While John Lennon tragically died years ago, his name is always in the news, especially after Dave Grohl made emotional Lennon remarks recently in a video.

Truth about John Lennon and Paul McCartney's first ever meeting in unlikely venue  Mirror Online

The 6 July, 1957, is arguably for many the most important day in the history of music. Here we take a nostalgic look back at the moment John Lennon and Paul ...

Rare Interview Shows Why John Lennon Felt Guilty About Yoko Ono  Metalheadzone

The official and verified Instagram page of The Beatles legend, John Lennon posted a really rare photo of the legendary musician and revealed a little-known.

The Movie Star John Lennon Mocked on the Beatles' 'She Said She Said'  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

On 'She Said She Said,' John Lennon sings of someone telling him she knows what it's like to be dead. He was quoting a movie star who said exactly that.

Why John Lennon Returned His MBE Honor to Queen Elizabeth  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

After The Beatles all got the MBE from Queen Elizabeth, John Lennon didn't keep his for long. Here's why he rejected the award.

Gene Simmons Reveals Horrible John Lennon Secret  Alternative Nation

KISS icon Gene Simmons recently revealed that American musicians 'couldn't touch the bootheels' unfortunately of icons like the late John Lennon. Simmons ...

Peter Fonda inspired one of The Beatles' greatest album tracks  The Independent

It was an acid trip with Peter Fonda, who has died at the age of 79, that inspired John Lennon to write one of The Beatles' classic album tracks.

The Beatles' John Lennon's Little-known Confession: "I Don't Have That Talent"  Metalheadzone

The legendary late musician of The Beatles, John Lennon's official Twiter account posted a bunch of new tweets and shared the beautiful quotes of John ...

John Lennon Family Makes Emotional AIDS Claim  Alternative Nation

The Beatles icon John Lennon's son Julian Lennon has revealed that he attended Elton John's AIDS charity event that raised $6 million. Keith Richards recently ...

Hear Robbie Robertson’s Swampy, John Lennon-Inspired ‘Let Love Reign’  Rolling Stone

Robbie Robertson is gearing up to release Sinematic, his first studio album in more than seven years that marks a shift in the legendary Band guitarist's writing: ...

Today in history, August 24: John Lennon’s killer sentenced to jail  NEWS.com.au

1516: Turkish Ottoman army vanquishes Arab Mameluke forces north of Aleppo, sealing conquest of Syria. 1572: The slaughter of French Protestants at the ...

An Unseen John Lennon of The Beatles Memorial Unearthed On The Internet  Metalheadzone

Yesterday, we published an article about how The Beatles legend, John Lennon told a story in front of the cameras and mimicked the story greatly. Today, John.

John Lennon-Inspired Song by Robbie Robertson, Glen Hansard  Talk Radio 1210 WPHT

Two generations of favorite XRT artists teamed up for a John Lennon inspired song called “Let Love Reign.” Robbie Robertson, guitarist for The Band and who ...

The Beatles' John Lennon Slaps Himself For Weird Reason Video Unearthed  Metalheadzone

One of the best musicians of all time, John Lennon's official Instagram account posted a really rare video of Jonh Lennon telling a great story named The.

John Lennon Threat By Officers Before Death Revealed  Alternative Nation

The Beatles icon John Lennon has an active posthumous Twitter page, and a recent post revealed how he got murder threats after marrying Yoko Ono.

Rare footage of John Lennon performing 'Imagine' 1972  Far Out Magazine

John Lennon performed his classic song 'Imagine' live on television in 1972 as part of 'The Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon.

Sneak Peek: New Mixes Add Further Depth to Beatles 'Abbey Road'  Ultimate Classic Rock

A sneak peek of the 50th anniversary editions of the Beatles 'Abbey Road' revealed in August 2019.

Remembering the moment Alice Cooper finally introduced Brian Wilson to John Lennon  Far Out Magazine

Hear the strange story of how The Beach Boys' Brian Wilson finally met The Beatles' John Lennon courtesy of Alice Cooper. Kind of.

John Lennon's Define of Love Exposed With An Astonishing Poster He Designed  Metalheadzone

The iconic late The Beatles legend, John Lennon's Instagram account shared yet another beautiful stuff that John Lennon designed in 1971. On that astonish.

John Lennon Made Sad Money Claim Before Murder  Alternative Nation

The Beatles icon John Lennon's Twitter page has shared rare quotes from the late rock icon about money, and how Lennon claimed he knew nothing about how ...

Man gets into hilarious 'row' with Alexa as device ignores his music request  Mirror Online

Alexa would not play John Lennon despite Billy's repeated requests.

Natalie Merchant to Receive John Lennon Real Love Award, Lead Tribute Concert at Symphony Space in NYC  Nonesuch Records

Natalie Merchant, who is currently on a sold-out tour of the US Northeast and will perform on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon this Thursday, will receive ...

Diary: Prince Harry's new wokeness reminds me of John Lennon  Catholic Herald Online

NO WAY!” I shrieked. “Absolutely not!” I had walked into the lounge on Saturday afternoon, while my husband had been clearing out the spare room and my ...

Dave Grohl Reveals Stunning John Lennon Secret  Alternative Nation

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl revealed how the John Lennon song “Imagine” could bring the world together at a recent Bird and the Bee concert, before ...

Graffiti on the famous John Lennon Wall in Prague will be strictly regulated  Lonely Planet Travel News

Graffiti on the John Lennon Wall in Prague will be strictly regulated as the wall will be monitored by TV cameras and converted into an open-air gallery.

You Can (Almost!) Own John Lennon's Iconic White Grand Piano  Daily Front Row

Attention John Lennon fans — if you've always dreamed of owning his iconic white grand piano, you're in luck. Sort of. Steinway & Son's has recreated Lennon's ...

Paul McCartney Makes 'Freaky' John Lennon Claim  Alternative Nation

Paul McCartney revealed how he thinks it is 'freaky' magic that led to him meeting John Lennon and his other Beatles bandmates in a new interview with Al ...

Vic's Picks 8.9.19 | John Lennon and Robert Johnson  WGN Radio - Chicago

WGN's Vic Vaughn is tackling classic albums each week from Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Albums of All Time. This week, Vic's shares his thoughts on the ...

Future Graffiti Additions to Prague's John Lennon Wall Will Be Strictly Regulated  Smithsonian.com

Prague's John Lennon Wall has long been heralded as a symbol of free expression, the place where, during the communist era, Czechs went to express ...

John Lennon's sister to appear with tribute band in Benton  Benton Evening News

The Mersey Beatles, a Liverpool-born Beatles tribute band and the house band for over a decade at the world-famous Cavern Club, will perform Oct. 11 at ...

Keith Byrne to use John Lennon's near-deportation case in his appeal to remain in the US  Irish Post

IRISHMAN KEITH Byrne, whose battle to prevent his deportation from the United States has made international headlines, will reference John Lennon in his ...

The George Harrison Song That Got Dropped From the Beatles' 'White Album'  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

Even as late as 'The White Album,' The Beatles wouldn't allow more than 1 George Harrison song per album side. This track got bumped as a result.

John Lennon Famous Drug Dealer Finally Revealed  Alternative Nation

John Lennon and The Beatles directly and indirectly addressed drugs in some classic songs, but one of their most overt drug songs was “Doctor Robert” off of ...

Natalie Merchant Honored With John Lennon Real Love Award  WFUV News

Longtime activist and musician, Natalie Merchant, is being honored with this year's John Lennon Real Love Award.

Beatles tribute rocks Mill Creek  Biddeford Journal Tribune

SOUTH PORTLAND — The Aug. 14 Mill Creek Summer Concert ended the six-week season and brought together a crowd of about 350 for a night of Beatles ...

What to expect when Strawberry Field opens its gates with new exhibition  Liverpool Echo

Strawberry Field opens its gates to the public for the first time next month, with a new heritage attraction, cafe and training hub . The site immortalised by Beatles ...

Keith Byrne to invoke John Lennon in US deportation case  The Irish Times

Lawyers for Cork man say late member of Beatles also faced issues over cannabis conviction.

Why 2 Brilliant Lennon-McCartney Songs Never Made It Onto 'Sgt. Pepper'  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

When it comes to the Beatles' landmark Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, most people think of 1967. After all, the album hit record stores in June of that ...

Corrections: Keith Richards, John Lennon and Eric Clapton, Moon & Gender...  iMediaEthics

iMediaEthics' latest roundup of amusing or noteworthy corrections include a reversed photo of rockstars, a Boris Johnson misquote, a mistake about eating.

The acid that trip inspired Beatles song 'She Said She Said'  Far Out Magazine

Back in August 1965, The Beatles were holed up in a rented mansion hidden deep within the mountains above Beverly Hills, California.

Planned Liverpool John Lennon Airport bank holiday strike to be suspended  Liverpool Echo

Union poised to call off walk-out just days before potential chaos.

Orson Welles, Maya Angelou, John Lennon, Hugh Hefner Artifacts On Display For First Time In Chicago  PRNewswire

CHICAGO, Aug. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- History and literature intersect in a unique exhibit at American Writers Museum in Chicago. Tools of the Trade ...

It was 50 years ago today: "People" magazine's special Beatles 1969 issue available now  Rock 107

PEOPLE/Meredith CorporationIt's been 50 years since The Beatles recorded their final album, Abbey Road, and in honor of that milestone, People magazine ...

TODAY IN HISTORY: August 24, 2019  Holmes County Times Advertiser

Today is Saturday, Aug. 24, the 236th day of 2019. There are 129 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On August 24, 1814, during the War of 1812, ...

The Old Guy: On that time I was arrested (50 years ago)  SILive.com

In 1969, I was 19 years old. I was the Cultural Arts editor for my school newspaper, Communique, based at Queensborough Community College in Bayside, ...

Liverpool's John Lennon Airport strike: About 200 staff threaten walk out  BBC News

About 200 workers vote for industrial action later this month in a pay and conditions dispute.

Historic Vanderbilt mansion on trendy East 72nd Street for sale  Canada.com

East 72nd Street in New York City has long attracted celebrities in the arts and fashion-design world. Ralph Lauren moved there in 2010, Yoko Ono still lives in ...

Scotsman gets into hilarious 'argument' with Alexa as device ignores his requests  Daily Record

In scenes reminiscent of the Burnistoun's classic "Eleven" sketch, Billy just couldn't get the device to play along.

'Peace park' removes United Nations flag after objections  Boston.com

SHERBORN, Mass. (AP) — Who knew a “peace park” could be so contentious? The Pacifist Memorial in the Boston suburb of Sherborn has been forced to take ...

The Music in My Head: 8/19 - 8/20  Chapelboro.com

8/19/19 – The Friends of Distinction “Love Or Let Me Be Lonely”. I spent some time in Raleigh yesterday, and heard a song I hadn't heard in a long time!

LRCA Concerts in the Park series presents: Beatlemania Unplugged  Ladysmith Chronicle

Beatlemania Unplugged, formerly known as The Deaf Aids, will be rocking Transfer Beach for the final LRCA Concerts in the Park show this summer.

Frank Sinatra’s 50th Anniversary ‘My Way’, Alan & Marilyn Bergman Set Due  uDiscover Music

A 50th anniversary edition of Frank Sinatra's My Way album, and the compilation Sinatra Sings Alan & Marilyn Bergman, will be released on 11 October.

Highlights from history: August 24 | Archives  Lebanon Express

Highlights from major events that happened around the world on this day in history.

YEARS AGO FOR AUG. 24  Youngstown Vindicator

Today is Saturday, Aug. 24, the 236th day of 2019. There are 129 days left in the year. ASSOCIATED PRESS. On this date in: A.D. 79: Long-dormant Mount ...

Moo Shu Ice Cream owner tries to find reconciliation in opposition to her Lennon Wall  Ottawa Citizen

Liz Mok has been getting some hate from Chinese government fans after taking a stance in support of the protests in Hong Kong.

John Lennon Airport workers to go on strike this month  Manchester Evening News

Around 200 employees of Swissport will walk out over a dispute concerning pay and conditions.

'Roger Waters Us + Them': New Preview Clip of 'Pigs' Now Available  96.3 KKLZ

Roger Waters Us + Them, the concert film chronicling Waters' tour of the same name, and fans have been given another peak with the performance clip of "Pigs ...

Backbeat: A Tale of Love, Friendship, and Beatles  25YearsLaterSite.com

Backbeat is a tale of love, friendship and sadness, between John Lennon, Stuart Sutcliffe, Astrid Kirchnerr, and The Beatles.

The Beatles vs. Rolling Stones debate just won't die. But Phoenix fans have to pick a side  AZCentral.com

The Rolling Stones and Ringo Starr have concerts in metro Phoenix in August 2019. Ed Masley weighs in on the decades-long Beatles or Stones debate.

John Lennon Airport August flight chaos looms after three strike days confirmed  Liverpool Echo

Liverpool John Lennon Airport is bracing itself for summer holiday chaos after it was confirmed that hundreds of workers will walk out on strike on three separate ...

On This Day: Pete Rose banished from baseball  UPI.com

On Aug. 24, 1989, Pete Rose was banished from baseball for life, ending a gambling scandal.

Rocketman star Taron Egerton to narrate Elton John audiobook  Louder

Taron Egerton says he's honoured to have been asked to narrate Elton John's upcoming memoir titled Me.

A new ending: Behind the Beatles' 'Abbey Road' 50th-anniversary remix  PostBulletin.com

One evening in 1969, as the Beatles were working on a scorching new John Lennon rocker called “I Want You (She's So Heavy)” for their next album, ...

The John Lennon Song That Landed Him on the FBI's Radar  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

John Lennon had written politically charged songs in the '60s, but this tune from 1971 got the FBI and Dick Nixon's attention.

Hozier Sounds off on the Right Way to Pronounce His Name (Exclusive)  PopCulture.com

Since his breakout 2013 EP Take Me to Church and the 2014 self-titled album that followed, Irish singer-songwriter Hozier has quick cemented his place in the ...

The Best Song From Every John Lennon Album  Ultimate Classic Rock

None of the Beatles' solo catalogs is flawless. But John Lennon's may be the most frustrating of the four, as you'll see in our list of the Best Song From Every ...

Why John Lennon and George Harrison's Friendship Fell Apart  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

While John Lennon and Paul McCartney settled their differences before John's death, it wasn't the same with George Harrison.

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, ...

How Elton John Helped John Lennon Get His First No. 1 Hit  The Cheat Sheet

By 1974, John Lennon was the only Beatle who hadn't landed a No. 1 single. A chance meeting with Elton John changed that.

Why John Lennon Was So Happy the Day Before He Died  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

John Lennon's life had take several turns in the late 1970s. The day before he died, he saw everything going in the right direction.

A Stellar Lament of Lost Love  The Wall Street Journal

Love is now the star dust of yesterday. The music of the years gone by. What is probably the most-recorded American song in history began as melodic ...

Strikes at Liverpool John Lennon Airport over the August bank holiday  ITV News

Around 200 workers at Liverpool John Lennon Airport are to stage a strike over the August bank holiday weekend. Members of the GMB trade union on ...

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

How can you tell a band is headed toward a breakup? For John Lennon, the warning signs came in 1966, when he and the other members of The Beatles told ...

The John Lennon Album That Utterly Floored the Critics  The Cheat Sheet

While some Paul McCartney records got poor reviews, critics mostly loved John Lennon's early solo work. One album in particular was hailed as a masterpiece.

RBG Has Quietly Been Treated For Cancer  Forward

Associate Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has undergone radiation treatment for a cancerous tumor located on her pancreas, a representative for ...

The Thing John Lennon Missed the Most After The Beatles Broke Up  The Cheat Sheet

It took a lot more than Yoko Ono to break up The Beatles. In fact, you can argue the show could have gone on had Paul McCartney agreed to the manager (i.e., ...

Today in History: August 23, 2019  cleveland.com

Today is Friday, Aug. 23, the 235th day of 2019. There are 130 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On August 23, 1927, amid worldwide protests, ...

Why John Lennon Left Yoko During His 'Lost Weekend' Phase  The Cheat Sheet

By 1973, John Lennon was partying hard and seen with a new girlfriend. Later, he called his time away from Yoko Ono a 'lost weekend.'

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 ...

 

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