Yoko Ono

Paul Goresh, Who Photographed John Lennon With Killer Mark Chapman, Dead

Paul Goresh, who took one of the last photographs of legendary American musician John Lennon, died Jan. 9, as confirmed by his cousin Tuesday.<p>Goresh, …

John Lennon

The return of the cat: Al Stewart plays the songs from his 1976 breakout album

Prior to 1976, Al Stewart was a folk rock artist with an inclination to write songs with historical and geographical references.<p>After the release of …

John Lennon

Decades after hosting The Beatles, an ashram in India hopes for a revival

RISHIKESH, India — In 1968, The Beatles and a crew of hangers-on traded hip London threads for kurtas and wreaths of marigold, trudging through dense …

Transcendental Meditation

Tom Herbert | Riders

Biography<p>Tom Herbert is a bass player in Mercury Music Prize nominated bands The Invisible and Polar Bear, as well as vocal/double bass duo Moats & …

Polar Bears

This month in Uncut

My Bloody Valentine, Joan Baez, Roxy Music and our free noise CD<p><b>My Bloody Valentine</b>, <b>Joan Baez</b>, <b>Roxy Music</b> and the heroes of outlaw country are all …

Lou Reed

World Architecture Community

World-renowned creative agency Sid Lee, established in Montreal, recently branched into architectural practice in 2009 and since then has completed …

John Lennon

The best shows, movies and tunes to stave off winter boredom

January<p>Elton John: I’m Still Standing: A Grammy Salute<p>The Grammys take place at Madison Square Garden on Jan. 28. On Jan. 30, stars will gather at …

Entertainment

Stag's Take - Gameweek 23

<b>Stag’s Take – Gameweek 23</b><p>After a hiatus of nine days interrupted by less consequential cup games (unless you happen to be Mark Hughes or an Arsenal …

Soccer

Iconic Dakota building struggles amid condo competition

What do Grammy-winning singer Roberta Flack and late socialite Jacqueline Bikoff have in common?<p>One buyer is snagging both of their homes inside …

Real Estate

How to Spend $15K in Iceland in 24 Hours

A whirlwind tour of Reykjavik, but extra.<p>In the last five years, Iceland shot to the top of everyone’s Must Travel lists. Maybe it’s that Icelandair …

Iceland

Q&A: Georgia blues icon Tinsley Ellis talks Allman Brothers, new album, Alligator Records - Atlanta Business Chronicle

By Phil W. Hudson <br>– Staff Writer, Atlanta Business Chronicle<p>Jan 10, 2018, 4:56pm EST<p>On Jan. 9, Atlanta Business Chronicle's Phil W. Hudson spoke with …

Music

Notations: John Cage Publishes a Book of Graphic Musical Scores, Featuring Visualizations of Works by Leonard Bernstein, Igor Stravinsky, The Beatles & More (1969)

If you know just one piece by avant-garde composer and all-around oracle of indeterminacy John Cage, you know 1952's <i>4'33"</i>, which consists, for that …

Orchestras

I Shazamed My Orgasms for One Year and This is What I Learned

Without fail, orgasming on an empty stomach always registered as “The Earth Died Screaming” by Tom Waits.<p>The longer it had been since my previous …

John Lennon

A Much-Needed and Well-Conceived Message from Yoko Ono in 'Imagine Peace' at Akron's Emily Davis Gallery

It was a cold and crunchy afternoon as we drove to the Emily Davis Gallery at the University of Akron's Myers School of Art. The undisturbed snow …

Cleveland

When Steve Jobs Gave Andy Warhol a Computer Lesson

Andy Warhol drawing Debbie Harry on an Amiga computer. Photo by Allan Tannenbaum.It was October 9th, 1984, and Steve Jobs was going to a …

Fine Art

Roberta Flack’s NYC pad is in contract

Roberta Flack’s home — a five-room spread inside Manhattan’s storied Dakota co-op — may well have been killing her softly after being on and off the …

Real Estate

Philippe Coutinho’s exit is a blow. How Liverpool react will shape Klopp’s legacy

Jürgen Klopp says Liverpool are ‘strong enough’ to cope with the Brazilian’s departure but the impact on this season is immeasurable and the club must get his long-term replacement right<p>Philippe Coutinho had a media routine after Champions League games at Liverpool and the night of 6 December was …

English Premier League

Life in the Fast Lane

THE RECENT NEWS that <i>Rolling Stone</i> publisher Jann Wenner was putting his majority stake in the magazine up for sale wasn’t surprising. Like many other …

Books

Brady end run on Belichick might have won intrasquad Super Bowl

This was going to be about the Buffalo Bills. About how long they had been out of the playoffs, about how every social media app in the world, and …

New England

Peter Margasak’s 40 favorite albums of 2017, numbers 10 through 1

The fourth and final part of this year's countdown begins below. You can read about picks 40 through 31 here, 30 through 21 here, and 20 through 11 …

Jazz

Alexandra Barylski interviews Ocean Vuong

Poet and essayist Ocean Vuong is the author of <i>Night Sky with Exit Wounds</i>, which was a <i>New York Times</i> Top 10 Book of 2016, winner of the Whiting Award, …

Books

The Last Word: Erykah Badu

The singer on learning from her grandmothers (and Pink Floyd), and why her midlife crisis was a party<p><b>Who are your heroes?</b><p>My grandmothers, Thelma …

Music

Beatles legend John Lennon's Monkey Bike is up for auction

The 1969 Honda Z50A was used by singer song-writer John Lennon to get around his Tittenhurst Park estate in Berkshire between 1969 to 1971 before …

Personal Finance (UK)

Won’t this Matt Canada-LSU situation just come to end already?

<i>LSU football is in the news every day, and the Bayou Bengal Briefing is here to keep you updated with the latest headlines five mornings a week. Join</i> …

College & University

Unseen Pictures of Musical Heroes

Iggy Pop. David Bowie. Aretha Franklin. John Lennon and Yoko Ono. On a day between the sixties and the seventies, all of these people came across the …

Iggy Pop

Yoko Ono Says Ringo Starr’s Knighthood Is Long Overdue: Here’s Why John Lennon Will Never Be Knighted By Queen

Yoko Ono thinks it’s great news that Ringo Starr has been awarded a solo knighthood by Queen Elizabeth, and she also thinks it’s about time. John …

Celebrity News

10 Things I’m Truly Looking Forward to in 2018

Saying goodbye to all the pop culture stuff that went down in 2017 was cathartic and all, but sometimes (like right now), it’s the first week of …

Movies

Tune-Yards: dancing through the darkness

Music that can get you thinking and dancing at the same time is a rare delight. Not since Talking Heads in their prime have a band delivered such an …

John Lennon

The Daily Chimp for Thursday, 4 January 2018

<b>The Daily Chimp for Thursday, 4 January 2018</b><p>The 25 most recent front page posts<p><b>Jeff Tiedrich</b> | <b>17 years ago, we had a vision. Your $5 contribution</b> …

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