Yoko Ono Reissue Project – Begins 11/11/2016

Secretly Canadian is honored to partner with Chimera Music on releasing Yoko Ono’s musical output from 1968 to 1985. Comprised of eleven studio albums, the reissue project’s focus is to painstakingly reconstruct the original vinyl packaging, to thoroughly excavate and appropriately curate the treasure-laden archives of never-before-seen photos and ephemera, and to re-master the audio, all for [...]

September 6th, 2016|Discography, Music|

Yoko Ono Collaborates With Antony and John Zorn on New Singles

In honor of Yoko Ono's 82nd birthday, the singer has collaborated with Antony and John Zorn on two new limited edition 10" vinyl releases. The first is called Antony & Yoko and features a duet on Ono's "I Love You Earth", along with Antony's solo rendition of Ono's "I'm Going Away Smiling". ANTONY & YOKO “I Love You Earth” “I’m Going Away [...]

January 23rd, 2015|Music|

Amazon Music Q&A: Yoko Ono on Covering John Lennon’s “Happy Xmas” With Wayne Coyne

Among the gems on Amazon’s All Is Bright playlist is Yoko Ono and Wayne Coyne’s cover of John Lennon’s "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)." The track, originally released in 1971 by John & Yoko/Plastic Ono Band with the Harlem Community Choir, has grown into a Christmas classic over the past 43 years, entering the pantheon of “White Christmas,” “O [...]

December 23rd, 2014|Music News|

Angel (The Remixes) is ONO’s 12th #1 on the Billboard Dance Club Chart

ONO ASCENDS TO THE TOP OF THE BILLBOARD DANCE CLUB CHART WITH HER LATEST DANCEFLOOR REINVENTION "ANGEL" (THE REMIXES) FEATURING RADIANT REWORKS BY DAVE AUDÉ, TOM STEPHAN (SUPERCHUMBO), DJ LYNNWOOD, ROSABEL, MIKE CRUZ, DANK, FAGAULT & MARINA, EMJAE, SOUL CARTEL, JAMLIMMAT & MIGUEL PICASSO, THE CARRY NATION, AND BORDERTOWN THE SINGLE MARKS THE PIONEERING CULTURAL [...]

October 30th, 2014|Music|

‘Wake Up’ by Yoko Ono, performed by Trio

This is fantastic! It was too cool then, I suppose. It's a favorite song of mine from 'It's Alright (I See Rainbows)'. Nobody told me about this version. Great that I was shown now! Thank you, guys, for doing such an incredible video! 'Wake Up' by Yoko Ono, performed by Trio Wake up, wake up [...]

July 29th, 2014|Films & Videos, Music|

Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band to play The Park Stage at Glastonbury Festival on Sunday 29 June 2014; visit Yoko Ono’s WISH TREE FOR GLASTONBURY 2014

Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band will play The Park Stage at Glastonbury Festival on Sunday 29 June 2014. YOKO ONO'S WISH TREE FOR GLASTONBURY 2014 If you are going to Glastonbury Festival this year, please visit The Ancient Oak in The Green Kids Field, where you can add your wishes to Yoko Ono's WISH TREE. [...]

Yoko Ono – 3 sold out shows at Café OTO in London with Thurston Moore, Steve Shelley, Talvin Singh & Nels Cline

Yoko Ono just played three incredible sold-out shows in London, all at Cafe OTO in Dalston. On the weekend of March 22nd & 23rd, Ono delivered scorching improvised sets with Thurston Moore and Steve Shelley of Sonic Youth, to the obvious delight of the audience, many of whom couldn’t believe they had got a ticket [...]

March 25th, 2014|Music|

YOKO ONO LIVE – Two surprise London shows with Thurston Moore & Steve Shelley; Nels Cline & Talvin Singh – instantly SOLD OUT

From London’s CAFE OTO: We’re thrilled to welcome Yoko Ono back to Cafe OTO for two very special performances – A trio with Thurston Moore and Steve Shelley next Saturday (22 March) and an NYC-style late night set the following Tuesday (25 March) with Nels Cline and Talvin Singh. Obviously, this is an incredibly rare opportunity to see one of the most important figures of the twentieth century [...]

March 17th, 2014|Events & Exhibitions, Music|

ONO – Walking On Thin Ice (2013 Remix) #1 in Billboard Hot Dance Club Play Chart on 3 Oct 2013

ONO SOARS TO THE TOP OF THE BILLBOARD HOT DANCE CLUB PLAY CHART WITH NEW REMIXES OF HER LANDMARK CLASSIC WALKING ON THIN ICE  FEATURING EXPLOSIVE MIXES BY DANNY TENAGLIA, R3HAB, TOM STEPHAN (SUPERCHUMBO), DAVE AUDÉ, RALPHI ROSARIO, RICH MOREL, EMJAE, TEDD PATTERSON AND PETER RAUHOFER THE SINGLE MARKS HER  11TH #1 BILLBOARD CHART-TOPPER ONO continues her reign [...]

September 27th, 2013|Discography|

The Talkhouse: David Harrington & Yoko Ono

David Harrington There was a recent article in the paper about how ancient redwoods and sequoias are growing faster now than at any other time in their long lives. When I read this I had just begun my first listenings to Yoko Ono's Take Me to the Land of Hell. That's when I began to [...]

September 23rd, 2013|Music News|

‘Hold Me’ is ONO’s 10th Number One on the the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play Charts

Today (18 April 2013), ONO soars to the top of the Billboard Hot Dance Club Play Chart with her 10th #1 chart-topping single, HOLD ME featuring Dave Audé with mixes by EDM A-Listers Dave Audé, Ralphi Rosario, R3HAB, Papercha$er, Dirty Loud, Emjae, Rich Morel, Ivan Gomez & Nacho Chapado and Tommie Sunshine. ONO, once again, soars [...]

April 15th, 2013|Discography, Music News, Yoko listens|

Yoko Ono & Thurston Moore live – Transatlantyk Poznan International Film & Music Festival,

Get tickets here Artystce towarzyszyć będzie Thurston Moore, kultowy amerykański gitarzysta i wokalista zespołu Sonic Youth. Legenda światowej awangardy Yoko Ono, gwiazdą Festiwalu Transatlantyk 2013! Artystce towarzyszyć będzie Thurston Moore, kultowy amerykański gitarzysta i wokalista zespołu Sonic Youth. Na zaproszenie twórcy Festiwalu Transatlantyk - Jana A.P. Kaczmarka, Yoko Ono i Thurston Moore po raz pierwszy [...]

April 4th, 2013|Music|

TUnEyArDs as YOKO – We’re All Water

Digital download out now: Download from iTunes Download from Chimera Music Store. Limited edition 10" vinyl out now at the Chimera Music Store and all good record stores. All profits go to Rockaway Waterfront Alliance. "We're All Water" "Warrior Woman" (remix) words and music by Yoko Ono, © Onomusic 1972, 1973. In 2010, Yoko Ono [...]

February 12th, 2013|Music, Yoko listens|

Dream Power John Lennon Super Live 2012

2012年12月8日、日本武道館 DREAM POWER John Lennon Super Live 2012 held in Nihon-Budokan on Dec.8th,2012. Photo©: ジョン・レノン音楽祭事務局 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 [...]

December 20th, 2012|Music|