Tag: Yoko Ono

Last photo of John Lennon

New Jersey Man Who Took Last Photo of John Lennon Recalls Tragedy

By Anthony G. Attrino | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com On Dec. 8, 1980, Paul Goresh crossed paths with Mark David Chapman, murderer of ex-Beatle John Lennon. Goresh traveled with his Minolta XG1 camera hours before the murder from his...

/ January 18, 2018
Magical Mystery Tour album cover art

The Beatles’ ‘Magical Mystery Tour’ at 50: A Monument to Paul McCartney’s Genius

The Daily Beast•November 25, 2017   Released fifty years ago—on November 27, 1967—the Beatles’ last slice of psychedelia is an underrated masterpiece, and more fun than ‘Sgt. Pepper.’ STEREO WILLIAMS 11.25.17 11:00 PM ET In 1967, the Beatles were experiencing...

/ November 27, 2017
John Lennon and Yoko Ono

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
John Lennon letter

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
Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney

Paul and Ringo appear together for ’emotional’ Beatles film premiere in London

The two surviving members of the Fab Four joined a host of celebrities including Madonna for the premiere of a new documentary charting their live gigs and meteoric rise to fame in the 1960s.  Sir Paul McCartney said looking back at...

/ September 16, 2016

McCartney Reflects: The Rolling Stone Interview

from Rolling Stone Magazine | Paul McCartney strums an acoustic guitar on a sofa in his London office, humming to himself as he tries to recall a melody from his adolescence – one of the first, never-recorded songs he wrote with...

/ August 10, 2016