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On Hiroshima Day – August 6th, 2013 by YOKO ONO

Yoko Ono pays tribute and lays flowers at the Hiroshima Memorial, August 2011.   Dear Friends, The 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki were a tragedy of the greatest magnitude. Even now, 68 years later, many victims of the violence of atomic weapons are still suffering, physically, in Hiroshima and Nagasaki. People [...]

2013-08-05T04:27:18+00:00August 5th, 2013|Written work|

‘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 [...]

2013-04-18T06:39:35+00:00April 15th, 2013|Discography, Music News, Yoko listens|

Yoko Ono – ACORN – a new poetry and art book from OR Books

In her new book ACORN from OR Books, renowned artist and political activist Yoko Ono offers intriguing, enchanting exercises to open our eyes on better ways of relating to ourselves, each other, and the planet we co-habit. Throughout the book are drawings by Yoko, many never before seen. Paperback: $16/£11, Ebook: $10/£7 Print + Ebook: $20/£14. PRE-ORDER [...]

2013-04-14T10:18:57+00:00April 14th, 2013|100 Acorns, Written work|

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 [...]

2013-04-10T03:19:22+00:00April 4th, 2013|Music|

Ringo: Peace & Love – fIrst major exhibition to explore the life of Ringo Starr At The Grammy Museum

Premiers at The GRAMMY Museum® June 12, 2013 and Tour Selected Cities Through 2014 This one-of-a-kind, limited-run exhibit will offer visitors an unprecedented in-depth look at all aspects of Ringo's musical and creative life - as a musician, artist, actor, and as the man the world knows and loves simply as 'Ringo.' It will also [...]

2013-03-08T11:36:37+00:00March 8th, 2013|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono 80th Birthday – performs with Plastic Ono Band at Volksbühne, Berlin

Sunday February, 17 One of the most daring and influential artists of our time, Yoko Ono, celebrated her eightieth birthday with a sold-out performance to an energetic and hugely responsive crowd at the legendary Volksbühne in Berlin. YOKO ONO PLASTIC ONO BAND was led by her son, Sean Ono Lennon, who collaborated with Yoko on [...]

2013-04-15T09:35:58+00:00February 17th, 2013|Events & Exhibitions|

Make It an Evening (Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, Georgia, USA) 19th Feb 2013

Courtesy Earl J McGehee Yoko Ono art exhibit at GMOA incorporates music by Chelsey Abercrombie, The Red & Black On Feb. 18, Yoko Ono will celebrate her eightieth birthday. One day later, the freshly-minted octogenarian will release her latest single, a dance mix co-written by Ono and Dave Audé. The single’s release date [...]

2013-02-16T20:12:58+00:00February 16th, 2013|Events & Exhibitions|

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 [...]

2013-02-11T21:49:12+00:00February 12th, 2013|Music, Yoko listens|

Group Show: War is for the Living (Sylvia Wald / Po Kim Art Gallery, NY, USA)

The Sylvia Wald and Po Kim Art Gallery is pleased to present War is for the Living, a group exhibition that brings together thirteen transnational, multiethnic, and intergenerational artists working in various media whose works provoke questions about a world permeated by war. These works underscore the living that comes after war and investigate what [...]

2013-02-08T19:48:51+00:00February 8th, 2013|Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono Lennon Presents 2013 Courage Award to Julian Assange (in absentia) in New York City

February 3, 2013: New York, NY, USA: Yoko Ono Lennon presents her "2013 Courage Awards for the Arts" to Julian Assange of Wikileaks in absentia. Accepting the award for Assange are Michael Ratner (2nd from left) and Balthasar Garzon Real (2nd from right). Daniel Ellsberg (left) and Foreign Minister of Ecuador Ricardo Patino Aroca [...]

2013-02-04T09:02:12+00:00February 4th, 2013|Awards, Imagine All The People|

Yoko Ono’s 80th birthday celebrations begin with live show at Volksbuhne, Berlin Feb 17th

  One of the most daring and influential artists of our time, Yoko Ono, will be celebrating her eightieth birthday with a music performance at the legendary Volksbühne in Berlin on Sunday, February 17. YOKO ONO PLASTIC ONO BAND will be led by her son, Sean Ono Lennon, who collaborated with Yoko on her 2009 [...]

2013-02-01T14:47:36+00:00January 22nd, 2013|Events & Exhibitions News|