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Yoko Ono and Her Sixteen-Track Voice

Yoko is a delicate wind, racing around the world and trying to keep from disappearing altogether. But she's met her mountain, and while still working in lofty conceptual pieces she is holding on well to her kite string by Jonathan Cott, Rolling Stone (Article | Archive), 18 March 1971. In December, 1970, John Lennon and [...]

2016-12-12T12:43:00-05:00March 21st, 2015|Interviews & Articles|

Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band: Between My Head And The Sky

REVIEWS ★★★★★ "Excellent, essential" UNCUT ★★★★★ "Fantastically cool, fearlessly weird" DAILY TELEGRAPH ★★★★ "Brilliant, absorbing, thoughtful" THE INDEPENDENT ★★★★ "Challenging, tender" OBSERVER MUSIC MONTHLY ★★★★ "The best work of her musical career"NME ★★★★ "Brawny, brainy avante-rock"THE ONION (AV CLUB) ★★★★ "Beautifully desolate, bittersweet" PITCHFORK ★★★★ "Truly vital: unsettling, touching, funny, undeniable" ROLLING STONE ★★★★ "Hell, [...]

2012-02-24T08:39:26-05:00February 24th, 2012|Discography, Feature|

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 [...]

2011-12-12T15:58:06-05:00December 8th, 2011|Events & Exhibitions, Music|

NY Benefit 27 Sep for Five Year Plan: book to benefit Doctors Without Borders @MSF_USA Mitchell-Innes & Nash 534 W26th St

Dear Ms Ono, We are having a 5 Year Plan benefit for Doctors Without Borders at Mitchell-Innes & Nash (534 w.26th St. NYC) on Tuesday Sept. 27th, 6-8pm. The 5 Year Plan is giving the first $25,000 profits from the book to Doctors Without Borders, any profit after that will go to a further cycle [...]

2011-09-24T14:11:49-05:00September 24th, 2011|Artworks, Imagine All The People, Yoko reads|

YOKO ONO PLASTIC ONO BAND to play Iceland Airwaves 2011 Festival: Oct 13th 2011

YOKO ONO PLASTIC ONO BAND, formed by John Lennon and Yoko Ono before the dissolution of the Beatles, joins Polaris Music Prize Winner Owen Pallett, synth siren Glasser and Bristol’s Zun Zun Egui on this year’s Iceland Airwaves line-up. The festival, which runs from 12-16 of October in Reykjavík, also sees more Icelandic additions, including [...]

2011-09-21T17:07:28-05:00September 21st, 2011|Music|

Popnography: Yoko Ono is a Chart-Topping Diva Who Loves Lady Gaga

It’s true. Not only has the 78-year-old artist hit #1 this week on the Billboard Dance Club Play singles chart with “Talking to the Universe, ” she’s also a big fan of Lady Gaga. Gay.net reports that Ono is making a fierce comeback as a diva of dance music with her latest chart-topper being her seventh consecutive No. 1 dance single and her ninth overall. “Isn’t that amazing?” Ono said. “I can’t believe it. But it’s a good song.”

2011-09-14T07:39:32-05:00September 14th, 2011|Music|

Linda McCartney – Life in Photographs (Bonni Benrubi Gallery, NY, USA) June 2 – July 29

LINDA McCARTNEY : LIFE IN PHOTOGRAPHS BONNI BENRUBI GALLERY, NYC JUNE 2ND - JULY 29TH, 2011   As women artists, we were branches of the same tree called INVISIBLE. Linda, it's so nice to see your work being exhibited right in the center of New York City now. Each work shows your incredible sensitivity as [...]

2011-06-29T03:28:42-05:00June 29th, 2011|Events & Exhibitions, Yoko watches|

Bang On A Can FREE 13 hour marathon (World Financial Center, NYC) June 19th!

On June 19 Bang on a Can returns with its incomparable 13-hour FREE super-mix of ear-bending music featuring over 150 astounding musicians and composers from throughout the world, co-presented by the River to River Festival® and arts>World Financial Center! Be at World Financial Center's Winter Garden at 11AM (sharp!) for the outdoor kick-off on the plaza featuring the [...]

2011-06-18T07:44:58-05:00June 18th, 2011|Yoko listens|

Group Show LIVE: TO JAPAN WITH LOVE Yoko Ono Plastic Ono Band Patti Smith Tony Shanahan Cibo Matto. Special guests Lou Reed, Antony, Greg Saunier ***SOLD OUT***

Dear Friends A big THANKYOU to all who came to and participated in TO JAPAN WITH LOVE last night. We raised $71,103.35 for Japan relief! Le Poisson Rouge will be issuing a check for this amount tomorrow to be paid to Japan Society’s Earthquake Relief Fund. This donation will be noted that it is from [...]

2011-04-10T05:12:26-05:00March 24th, 2011|Events & Exhibitions|

27 March JAPAN BENEFIT Concert: YOKO ONO, Sean Lennon, Sonic Youth, Mike Patton, Cibo Matto & more (Miller Theater Columbia University, NY)

  What happened is not just what happened in Japan. It is affecting our planet in a big way. And our hearts are beating in unison all over the world. Let's come together and pray. Give generously and quickly to the ones who are in pain for having lost so much. Whatever you [...]

2011-03-30T17:03:17-05:00March 24th, 2011|Awards, Events & Exhibitions|

Yoko Ono guest speaker at SXSW March 18th & guest artist at Sean Lennon’s SXSW Chimera Music Night, March 19th The Elysium, Austin TX

Yoko Ono - guest speaker at SXSW 2011 - March 18th South By Southwest (SXSW) is thrilled to announce Yoko Ono as a very special featured speaker for the 25th Music Conference and Festival. Ms. Ono will sit down with Jody Denberg for a SXSW Interview on Friday March 18th. Yoko Ono & Jody Denberg [...]

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 [...]

2011-04-05T18:05:38-05:00March 15th, 2011|Imagine All The People, Music News|

The City of Reykjavik is proud to illuminate IMAGINE PEACE TOWER in honor and celebration of Yoko Ono’s 78th birthday from 7pm GMT

You can Twitter or Facebook your birthday messages for Yoko live from this page, as you watch the live stream of IMAGINE PEACE TOWER. Please also tweet your own personal wishes for peace to IMAGINE PEACE TOWER @IPTower or via email to [email protected]. Read Yoko's IMAGINE PEACE 78th Birthday Message here.

2011-02-18T04:41:44-05:00February 18th, 2011|Imagine All The People|
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