~Imagine~ all the good this could do.
From the night he was murdered.
Madonna performed ‘Like A Prayer’, ‘Ghosttown’ and a cover of ‘Imagine’.
John Lennon‘s hair. Elvis Presley‘s life insurance policy. Michael Jackson‘s dental mould. Kurt Cobain‘s cardigan. All of these random historical items and more could be yours thanks to a peculiar online auction that’s putting them all up for grabs. As Rolling Stone reports, Julien’s Live is selling 350 truly bizarre pieces of rock n’ roll
New York City has officially declared 29th July John Lennon Day praising his “great courage and unwavering commitment to building a better world.” A giant tapestry was unveiled by a host of guests in New York including Bono, The Edge, Yoko Ono and Jimmy Iovine, celebrating 40 years since The Beatle got his US green
In a move which is sure to fire up Beatles fans and Kanye-haters everywhere, Sir Paul McCartney has said that his experiences working with West were similar to working with his legendary songwriting partner John Lennon. In a recent interview with The Sun, McCartney discusses what it was like working with West on FourFive Seconds,
It’s one of the most ubiquitous questions of the modern musical era. John Lennon or Paul McCartney? Now, production company Scared Goose has took it upon themselves to try to get to the bottom of the perennial conundrum by looking at the opinions of 550 notable figures in the music and arts community. Scared Goose’S
Back in August 2013, Music Feeds reported on Canadian dentist Michael Zuk, who purchased a molar belonging to Beatles legend John Lennon at an auction for nearly $33,000 with the intention of cloning its DNA. Dr Zuk has now claimed he wishes to raise the cloned Lennon as his son. Eight months on from when
WATCH: Lennon, Cobain, Tupac and Elvis shill beer in a fairly on-the-nose TV commercial #url#
A handwritten letter from John Lennon, accusing The Who drummer Keith Moon and American singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson of urinating on recording equipment in a Los Angeles studio in the early ’70s, is going up for auction in London. In the letter, titled ‘A matter of pee’, the Beatle complains to famed record producer Phil Spector
Elton John, who recently raised the ire of a Russian parent’s group for fear he would violate the country’s ban on “homosexual propaganda,” has recounted the story of his private cocaine party with ex-Beatle John Lennon and the interference of one Andy Warhol. In a recent interview with Rolling Stone, the Rocket Man detailed his
Hey, remember when that Canadian dentist bought the tooth of John Lennon at auction for a stupid amount of money back in 2011? Turns out the dude is a bit of a crackpot (surprise!), today announcing his plans to make a clone of the Imagine singer from the rotten specimen. Albertan Michael Zuk told Examiner
A seller on Craigslist in London is asking £1,500 for the Neumann microphone that Beatle John Lennon allegedly used to record his vocals for his 1971 album Imagine, which spawned the iconic hit of the same name and was co-produced by Phil Spector. The mic was reportedly taken from Ascot Sound Studios in Tittenhurst Park,
Yoko Ono will play Double Fantasy – her final collaboration with husband John Lennon – in its entirety, to close out this year’s Meltdown Festival, taking place at the Southbank Centre, London from 14th-23rd June. Double Fantasy was initially panned upon its release in 1980 for being too self-indulgent but later praised following the murder
A custom-built VOX guitar played by Beatles members John Lennon and George Harrison has been estimated to fetch between US$200,000-$300,000 when it goes up for sale at the Music Icons auction in New York on 18th May. As reported by Reuters, Lennon wielded the axe during a video session for track Hello, Goodbye, while Harrison
Yoko Ono has taken to her Twitter account, on what would have been the 44th anniversary of her marriage to Beatles co-frontman John Lennon, to spread the message of gun violence in the United States, using an image of the glasses Lennon was wearing on the day of his murder. Posting the image a handful
Got a few thousand dollars up your sleeve? If you’re a Beatles’ fan, you’ll soon have the chance to purchase one of the most tragic pieces of rock memorabilia going around. According to NME, the copy of John Lennon‘s 1980 album Double Fantasy – which Lennon signed for Mark David Chapman hours before Chapman shot
Sir Paul McCartney has spoken out about his former Beatles bandmate John Lennon, saying he regrets the way the image of Lennon has been formed since his death in 1980. In an interview with the Independent, McCartney said Lennon was a far more complex character than the public image of him suggests. “There is this
In celebration of what would have marked John Lennon‘s 72nd birthday, (October 9), a book has been released publishing nearly 300 letters sent by the legendary musician. The John Lennon Letters is exposing some very different sides of the man, who wasn’t as zen as once thought.