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Complete “Lost Lennon Interview” released by Hard Rock

Written by admin on February 9, 2014 – 11:17 pm -

Hard Rock has made available a two-hour interview with John Lennon and Yoko Ono conducted in 1968 by Keele University student Maurice Hindle.

The interview, available in its entirety for the first time, is presented on, complete with transcripts, analysis and a memorabilia gallery.

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“John Lennon: The Bermuda Tapes” album app available now

Written by admin on November 29, 2013 – 8:57 am -

“John Lennon: The Bermuda Tapes” is a groundbreaking new interactive album app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch which commemorates the 33rd anniversary of “Double Fantasy”. The app tells the story of John Lennon’s journey sailing through a mid-Atlantic storm to Bermuda in June 1980, integrating excerpts of demo tapes recorded there.

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Yoko Ono appeals for end to gun violence

Written by admin on March 20, 2013 – 10:00 pm -

Yoko Ono has entered the gun control debate in the US by posting a photograph of John Lennon’s bloodied glasses on Twitter. Lennon was murdered outside his New York apartment on December 8, 1980.

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Song of the Week #85 – “Happy Xmas (War is Over)”

Written by admin on December 19, 2011 – 8:01 am -

John Lennon’s classic Christmas track “Happy Xmas (War is Over)” is the Christmas Song of the Week on Classic Pop Icons.

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Lady Gaga to pay tribute to John Lennon

Written by admin on September 1, 2010 – 9:40 pm -

Yoko Ono has announced two concerts to commemorate what would have been John Lennon’s 70th birthday. The “We Are Plastic Ono Band” shows will take place on October 1 and 2 at the Orpheum Theater in Los Angeles.

Among the artists scheduled to appear alongside the Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band are Lady Gaga, Iggy Pop, the Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA, Jane’s Addiction’s Perry Farrell, Sonic Youth members Thurston Moore and Kim Gordon, and John Lennon’s son Sean.

John Lennon tribute show - We are Plastic Ono Band

John Lennon would have been 70 years old on October 9. This year also marks the 30th anniversary of his untimely death on December 8.

Click here for “We Are Plastic Ono Band” ticket information.

John Lennon signature box set October 5 will see a major series of John Lennon releases, including remasters of each of his solo albums (available individually or as 12-CD box set), a greatest hits CD and a 4-CD package of rarities.

Head over to the New Releases page for pre-order information.

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