The date has been announced for the Dream Power John Lennon Super Live, a charity concert proposed by Yoko Ono and held for the benefit of educationally deprived children throughout the world. The concert will be held this year on Saturday, December 7, at the Nippon Budokan. The past twelve editions of the concert have supported 124 schools […]
The Dream Power John Lennon Super Live was held at the Nippon Budokan on December 8, the anniversary of John’s passing. The twelfth edition of the Dream Power John Lennon Super Live was held at the Nippon Budokan on December 8, the anniversary of John Lennon’s passing. The artists who responded to Yoko Ono’s call […]
Having celebrated its tenth anniversary last year, this year’s edition of the Dream Power John Lennon Super Live will mark a new beginning, taking place once again on the anniversary of his passing, Thursday, December 8, at the Nippon Budokan. The concert was initiated at Yoko Ono’s behest to donate schools to children throughout the […]
Some of Japan’s top artists gather each year to participate in the Dream Power John Lennon Super Live, a charity concert founded by Yoko Ono to donate schools to deprived children all over the world. The tenth edition of this concert will be held this year – a year that marks the seventieth anniversary of […]
In December, it will be 30 years since a deranged assassin shot dead John Lennon. In the decades after his murder, Lennon’s widow, Yoko Ono, persevered amid her own grief and the suspicions of a public that has always associated her with the fracturing of the Beatles. At the opening of her new art exhibit in Berlin — a blend of sculpture, sound and film — Ono talks with TIME about violence, forgiveness and keeping her slain husband’s memory alive.
Let’s donate schools to the deprived children of Asia and Africa! Imagine a wave of Dream Power spreading across the world. Starting in 2001 in Japan, the Dream Power concerts have now helped build 85 schools in some 22 countries across Asia and Africa. If you stop to think about it, the children who were in […]
Photos from Dream Power 2009 Photos by Anne Terada © 2009 Yoko Ono Dream Power John Lennon Super Live, Dec 8th 2009 The Dream Power John Lennon Super Live will be held at Nippon Budokan in Tokyo on Dec 8 with several Japanese artists participating. Proceeds from ticket sales for the annual event will be […]
Let’s donate schools to the deprived children of Asia and Africa! Imagine a wave of Dream Power spreading across the world. Starting in 2001 in Japan, the Dream Power concerts have now helped build 85 schools in some 22 countries across Asia and Africa. If you stop to think about it, the children who were […]
Marking the 28th anniversary of the death of John Lennon on December 8, together with his wife Yoko Ono, more than 20 artists gathered at a charity concert to perform Beatles songs to build schools in Asia and Africa. Yoko Ono Yoko Ono (L to R) Tamio Okuda, Yoko Ono and Kazuya […]
Japan keeps Lennon’s memory alive By Duncan Bartlett, BBC News, Tokyo John Lennon’s widow Yoko Ono is marking the 28th anniversary of the musician’s death by playing a special memorial concert in Tokyo. Japan is one country where John Lennon’s memory is kept very much alive. Beatlemania has never really died. Every night in Tokyo, bands […]
Hi, my friends! Now, I’m in Tokyo for the annual Dream Power Concert. The top Japanese rockers play and sing John’s songs each year. All the proceeds of the concert go to building schools in Africa and Asia. Mainly in Africa. This is the eighth year of this concert, and, in seven years, we have […]
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