Category: Beatle John

Yoko Ono Didn’t Break Up The Beatles, John Lennon Did

Rooting through record bins one day at the late, great Central Records in Cambridge, Mass., I came upon a stash of Yoko Ono albums and asked the sagely aging raver behind the counter what they were like. Were they song-based records or...

/ November 17, 2016

This Letter From John Lennon Shows His Real Feelings About Paul McCartney

The nasty 1971 message makes it obvious why The Beatles didn’t last. The early 1970s were a tough time in the lives of The Beatles. The band had dissolved among growing tensions between the musicians, and in 1970 they decided...

/ November 15, 2016

Denny Laine Gets Special Beatles Tour of Los Angeles

by Adam Forrest | Last Sunday, Gillian Lomax’s Beatles Magical History Tours of Los Angeles had a very special guest, founding member of The Moody Blues and guitarist with Paul McCartney and Wings, Denny Laine. According to Gillian, there were “no words” to...

/ July 27, 2016

Why John Lennon’s Fans Say “You’re just a ghoul, Yoko”

By Alison Boshoff for the Daily Mail | Yoko Ono rises early, often at dawn, and pads through the enormous apartment on the sixth floor of the Dakota Building that she used to share with John Lennon. She heads down the...

/ June 30, 2016
Irish playwright Stephen Kennedy,creator of ‘John Lennon’s Last Day’ poses with John Lennon’s statue in Liverpool.

‘John Lennon’s Last Day’ dramatic monologue to air on BBC2…

Irish playwright Stephen Kennedy,creator of ‘John Lennon’s Last Day’ poses with John Lennon’s statue in Liverpool. used with permission by Stephen Kennedy by Shelley Germeaux “John Lennon’s Last Day”, a dramatic monologue by Irish playwright Stephen Kennedy, will be aired on BBC...

/ September 23, 2015
John Lennon listening to the cobble stoned

Drawing said to be Lennon sketch of UFO is a fake, says May Pang…by Steve Marinucci

A drawing of a UFO that has been reported to have been made by John Lennon is a complete fake, according to May Pang, who was romantically involved with Lennon during his “Lost Weekend.” She told Beatles Examiner in an email June...

/ June 22, 2015