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Yoko Ono Dismissed Sam Taylor-wood's Lennon Movie Plans

18th June 2012

Yoko Ono was initially sceptical about Sam Taylor-wood's plans to depict her late husband John Lennon in Nowhere Boy and was "flabbergasted" the director made such a "beautiful" biopic.The former artist contacted Ono while she...

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Yoko Ono Records Charity Track With Sonic Youth Stars

7th June 2012

Yoko Ono has teamed up with former members of Sonic Youth to record a new charity record.Her Early in the Morning track with Thurston Moore and Kim Gordon will be released as a limited edition...

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Karl Lagerfeld Blasts Lack Of Gifted Stylists

6th June 2012

Karl Lagerfeld has blasted the lack of ''gifted stylists'' in the fashion industry. The Chanel designer has collaborated with Carine Roitfeld for The Little Black Jacket tour, a travelling exhibition of images of Chanel's iconic...

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Mad Men Producers Shell Out $250,000 For Beatles Track

9th May 2012

The producers of Mad Men have shelled out an impressive sum of $250,000 in order to use a Beatles song in one of their new episodes. The New York Daily News revealed today that the...

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James Mccartney To Form The Beatles 2.0 With Sean Lennon?

4th April 2012

Paul MCCartney's son, James Mccartney, has hinted that The Beatles - The Next Generation is a distinct possibility. In an interview with the Bbc, James explained that the idea of The Beatles: Version 2.0, featuring...

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The Things They Say 24734

26th March 2012

"I was smoking until 10 years ago. But society is so down on smoking, everywhere you looked 'you will get cancer'. I thought I would get cancer just by reading that, so I thought I...

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Fascinating Fact 13096

21st March 2012

Rockers The Flaming Lips have teamed up with pals like Yoko Ono, Nick Cave and KE$HA to record a special new album for next month's (Apr12) Record Store Day. The band's collaborations will feature on...

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Ono Dismisses Lennon Bulimia Claims

7th March 2012

Yoko Ono has dismissed reports her late husband John Lennon suffered from an eating disorder.Author Debra Sharon Davis alleges in her book BackStage Pass Vip that Lennon had issues with food and would make himself...

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Paul Mccartney, John Lennon's Childhood Homes Made Listed Buildings

29th February 2012

Paul Mccartney and John Lennon's childhood homes have been listed as Grade II buildings by the English Heritage, according to Bbc News. Both houses are of course in the North Western city of Liverpool, with...

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The Things They Tweet 2318

10th February 2012

"Dear Paul Mccartney at last all four stars shine brightly together. I know John is very happy for you on this special day. Lots of love Yoko." Yoko Ono reaches out to her late husband...

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Yoko Ono And Bon Iver To Work On Flaming Lips Album

13th January 2012

The Flaming Lips are set to work with Yoko Ono and Bon Iver on their new album.The psychedelic rockers frontman Wayne Coyne has named a list of stars who will appear on their upcoming release...

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Yoko Ono To Present Artwork At Indian Gallery

26th December 2011

Yoko Ono is working on a special art installation for a gallery in Delhi, India to highlight the challenges facing modern women.John Lennon's widow will present her creation at the Vadhera Art Gallery as part...

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Ringo Starr Asks For 'Peace' At Anti-weapons Initiative

9th December 2011

Ringo Starr asked for "peace and love" as he launched a new anti-weapons initiative yesterday (08.12.11) on the 31st anniversary of John Lennon's murder.The former Beatles drummer called for tougher sentences for anyone caught with...

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John Lennon Death Marked, 31 Years Later

8th December 2011

John Lennon was shot and killed in New York City, 31 years ago on Thursday (December 8, 1980) at the age of 40. The legendary musician is being remembered by fans around the world today,...

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John Lennon Anniversary, Yoko Ono Pays Tribute 31 Years On

8th December 2011

John Lennon 's name will forever be linked with today's date on the calendar, for it was on December 8th of 1980 that the Beatles star, solo performer, artist and husband of Yoko Ono was...

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Ono Hails Lennon's Legacy On Anniversary Of His Death

8th December 2011

Yoko Ono has paid tribute to her late husband John Lennon on the 31st anniversary of his death, hailing the current wave of global activism as a testament to his legacy.Lennon was gunned down outside...

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Yoko Records Christmas Tune With Flaming Lips

7th December 2011

Yoko Ono and the Flaming Lips have re-recorded a version of the band's festive tune Atlas Eets Christmas.The acts will team up for two New Year's concerts in Oklahoma at the end of the month...

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Ono Launches Songwriting Contest

6th December 2011

Yoko Ono is set to hand out $20,000 (£12,500) in scholarships as part of a songwriting competition launched in memory of her late husband John Lennon.Aspiring songwriters have been asked to submit original compositions for...

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Yoko Meets The Queen

2nd December 2011

Yoko Ono had a royal encounter on Thursday (01Dec11) when The Queen visited the new Museum of Liverpool in England.Ono was invited to be part of the visit to honour her late husband John Lennon...

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Flaming Lips To Ring In The New Year With Yoko Ono

27th November 2011

Rockers the Flaming Lips have announced a fifth New Year extravaganza with Yoko Ono in their native Oklahoma.Wayne Coyne's band will perform two Freakout concerts with Ono and the Plastic Ono Band in Oklahoma City...

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Lennon's Bed Peace Sign Up For Auction

9th November 2011

John Lennon's famous Bed Peace sign displayed during his 1969 anti-war protest with wife Yoko Ono is expected to fetch $160,000 (£100,000) when it goes up for auction later this month (Nov11).The Beatles legend and...

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Basement Jaxx Not Looking For Album Guests

6th November 2011

Basement Jaxx haven't lined up any guest stars for their new album.The duo have had worked with numerous singers, including Dizzee Rascal, Kele Le Roc, Siouxsie Sioux and Yoko Ono, on their tracks, but while...

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Ono Campaigns Against Childhood Hunger

2nd November 2011

Yoko Ono kept her late husband John Lennon's legacy alive on Tuesday (01Nov11) as she launched a campaign to fight childhood hunger and poverty.The singer visited the Hard Rock Cafe in New York City's Times...

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Yoko Ono Founds New Hunger Charity

10th October 2011

Yoko Ono is launching a new charity to combat global hunger.John Lennon's widow has teamed up with Hard Rock International and officials at the WhyHunger campaign to create Imagine There's No Hunger - a reference...

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Yoko Ono Lights Imagine Peace Tower

10th October 2011

Yoko Ono lit the Imagine Peace Tower in Iceland in memory of John Lennon yesterday (09.10.11). The tower - based on Videy Island, just off the country's capital, Reykjavik - is lit up every year...

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Ono Lights Up Iceland To Mark Lennon's Birthday

10th October 2011

Yoko Ono marked what would have been her late husband John Lennon's 71st birthday by performing her annual ritual of switching on a beacon of light at the Imagine Peace Tower in Iceland.The Beatles legend...

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John Lennon's Artwork On Display In New York

7th October 2011

Yoko Ono has put John Lennon's artwork on display in New York in a bid to promote world peace.The late Beatles star was an avid artist in his spare time and Ono has now chosen...

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Paul Mccartney And Ringo Pay Tribute To George

3rd October 2011

Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr joined to paid tribute to George Harrison yesterday (02.10.11).The two surviving members of The Beatles joined with their bandmate's widow, Olivia Harrison, his son Dhani, producer Sir George Martin,...

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Yoko Ono Praises Reality Show Contestant For Imagine Performance

13th September 2011

John Lennon's widow Yoko Ono has offered her support to a pop wannabe competing on Australia's The X Factor reality show after she was won over by the contestant's rendition of peace ballad Imagine.Emmanuel Kelly...

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Julian Lennon Releasing New Solo Album

13th September 2011

Julian Lennon is releasing his first solo album since 1998, 'Everything Changes'. The son of Beatles musician John Lennon had mainly been concentrating on philanthropic work and his photography career over the last decade, but...

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