News

Jul 24, 2018

Yoko Ono has announced a new album, Warzone, and shared its title track. On Warzone the iconic musician reimagines 13 songs from her past work, including a new version of her late husband John Lennon's peace anthem "Imagine."  More

Sep 20, 2017

Arcade Fire has taken part in the Spotify Single series. For it they recorded a live version of the title track to their latest albumEverything Now, released in July via Columbia. They also covered John Lennon's "Mind Games," the title track to the 1973 album of the same name. Listen to both below, followed by the band's upcoming tour dates. More

Nov 08, 2016

Madonna performed a surprise pro-Hillary Clinton concert in New York City's Washington Square last night. She posted to Instagram about the rally at 7 PM, calling for people to join her 30 minutes later. More

John Lennon’s Killer Apologizes

Mark David Chapman Denied Parole

Aug 29, 2014

Mark David Chapman was denied parole for the eighth time this week. He was sentenced to 20 years to life in prison for the 1980 killing of former Beatle and cultural icon John Lennon.

Mar 25, 2014

Oh come on, like their great new album Lost the Dream isn’t reason enough to go see The War of Drugs live. More

Listen: Beck - “Love” (John Lennon Cover)

Featured on Starbuck's Sweeheart 2014

Dec 31, 2013

On Feb. 4 Starbucks will release its newest compilation of love song covers, Sweetheart 2014. More

Jul 30, 2013

One of the signature experiences of Tennessee's annual Bonnaroo Festival is the Superjam, a special one-off performance that brings together artists old and new for supergroup session of music. More

Nov 04, 2010

Bradford Cox is a man who loves his covers. Last Saturday in San Francisco, the gangly musician took on a new one, John Lennon’s “Mind Games.” Helping him was opener, Real Estate.  We have the video.  More



Reviews

Imagine - The Ultimate Collection

Imagine - The Ultimate Collection

Geffen/UMe

Dec 05, 2018

Holding a mirror to today's tumult and a way forward, this reissue of John Lennon's 1971 album Imagine arrives at a pertinent time. As stated in the accompanying book: "It's an invitation to political activism in the pursuit of peace, but also to opening our hearts and our lives to one another." More