/Tag:John Lennon

Kishin Shinoyama, John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Double Fantasy Taschen book

Renowned for his sensual, provocative images, Kishin Shinoyama is one of Japan’s most controversial and acclaimed artists, at once hailed by critics and charged for public indecency. Photographing everything from antiques to porn stars, Shinoyama is particularly recognized for his work with pop icons and celebrities, and the rare, private moments he captures with very public [...]

February 7th, 2015|Yoko reads|

Dream Power John Lennon Super Live 2011 (Nippon Budokan, Tokyo, Japan)

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 [...]

December 8th, 2011|Events & Exhibitions, Music|

Fix Gun Checks: Sign the petition by Nov 14th & Mayor Bloomberg will deliver your signature to Congress

Dear Friends Many lives will be saved by Mayor Bloomberg's sensible proposal to improve background checks for the purchase of guns. I fully support Mayor Bloomberg's wise proposal. Thank you, Mayor. We New Yorkers are all very proud of you for your wisdom and courage. With deep respect and love, Yoko Ono Lennon 24 January 2011

November 11th, 2011|Imagine All The People, Written work, Yoko recommends|

Yoko Ono accepts award for “Woman” by John Lennon at 2011 BMI London Awards

"I had a fantastic time last night with Brian & Roger from Queen! Thanks, Brian Rasic, for the photo! love, yoko" BMI Icon Honorees Brian May and Roger Taylor of Queen pose with Yoko Ono, wife of the late John Lennon who was honored with MillionAir Awards for “Woman” by John Lennon (4 million US radio airplays) and 5 other Beatles songs at the 2011 BMI London Awards held October 4 at the Dorchester Hotel in London. (Photo by Brian Rasic)

October 5th, 2011|Awards|

John Lennon IMAGINE City of Hope T-Shirt

Now is the time to support innovative research and treatment in search of cures for cancer, diabetes, and HIV/AIDS. That's why we have teamed up with City of Hope. City of Hope is recognised worldwide for its innovative science and compassionate patient care that saves lives worldwide. When you purchase a T-shirt, you help City of Hope shorten the time it takes to get from bold, innovative ideas to powerful new medical treatments. 50% of the purchase price (exclusive of shipping & handling, and taxes) of each shirt sold will be donated directly to COH for research, treatment and education. More info at www.cityofhope.org.

September 12th, 2011|Imagine All The People|

http://MYDADDYISBEAUTIFUL.com – Share your tributes for Father’s Day 2011 by Yoko Ono

Upload your father's photo to the MY DADDY IS BEAUTIFUL groups on Facebook or Flickr.
Write his name, a note about him, to him and to yourself. If it gets to be a love letter, a poem or a very long message or as long as a novel (!), that's fine. Make sure to squeeze him with big hugs and kisses in your mind and send it with a sprinkle of i ii iii. love,

Yoko Ono Lennon
for Fathers Day: Sunday 19th June 2011

June 18th, 2011|Events & Exhibitions News|

♬ Listen to Yoko Ono on BBC Radio 4’s Desert Island Discs (from the BBC Radio Archives)

First broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on Sunday 10 June 2007 Listen now on BBC iPlayer (45 minutes) Download to keep Kirsty Young's castaway this week is Yoko Ono. She was already an avant-garde artist in her own right when, in 1968, she started dating one of the most famous men in the world, John Lennon. [...]

April 24th, 2011|Interviews & Articles, Yoko listens|

Sweet Relief raising money to help John & Yoko’s sax player, Stanley Bronstein

MAR.16.2011 SWEET RELIEF TO RAISE MONEY FOR JOHN LENNON & YOKO ONO LENNON'S SAXOPHONIST STANLEY BRONSTEIN   Sweet Relief is asking for your help in providing assistance to Stanley Bronstein who has been battling lung and brain cancer. Sweet Relief Musician's Fund was contacted by the loving family of Stanley Bronstein in an [...]

March 15th, 2011|Imagine All The People, Music News|

IMAGINE PEACE 2012 by Yoko Ono Lennon

IMAGINE PEACE 2012 Yoko Ono Lennon 18 February 2011 Dear Friends, Today, February 18th, 2011, I am 78. I know you are asking many questions on Twitter and elsewhere about what I am really like. It's something I would love to know, too! One day it will suddenly dawn on us ...maybe. The world situation [...]

February 18th, 2011|Written work|

New version of IMAGINE wins a GRAMMY for Herbie Hancock, India Arie, Pink, Seal & Jeff Beck

GRAMMY: Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals Herbie Hancock's The Imagine Project. Song: Imagine, featuring Pink, Seal, India Arie. Congratulations to Herbie Hancock - awarded a GRAMMY for 'Best Pop Collaboration With Vocals' for his version of the John Lennon song "Imagine", featuring vocals from India Arie, Pink, Seal and guitar work from Jeff Beck. He collected [...]

February 15th, 2011|Awards, Yoko listens|