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  1. American Boychoir, performing in Bethlehem, entertains presidents and stars in filmRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    Sometimes the speed of song can seem almost as fast the speed of light. How else could the American Boychoir, in its 2013 appearance on NPR's popular show "From the Top," travel from 600 AD to the 20th century in the course of an hour? With an astounding variety of styles packed into a single program, the choir went from "Ubi Caritas," a motet based on Gregorian themes by Maurice Durufle, to "When I'm 64" by John Lennon and Paul McCartney, with a barbershop quartet thrown in just for good measure.


  2. Messing With Perfection: Why The Flaming Lips Took On 'Sgt. Pepper'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    Wayne Coyne of The Flaming Lips speaks to NPR's Arun Rath about his band's new album, With A Little Help From My Fwends. Courtesy of the artist hide caption Wayne Coyne of The Flaming Lips speaks to NPR's Arun Rath about his band's new album, With A Little Help From My Fwends.


  3. Handwritten John Lennon Letter Sells For $28,000 at AuctionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | RollingStone

    Dee Dee Ramone's stage-used bass and the Beatles' signed stock transfer sheets also score big bids at auction John Lennon arrives at the Times Square recording studio 'The Hit Factory' before a recording session of his final album 'Double Fanasy' in August 1980 in New York City A letter John Lennon wrote to New York-based television host Joe Franklin sold for more than $28,000 Thursday night at the Boston-based RR Auction. In the letter , written on Apple Records stationary in 1971 right after Yoko Ono released her album Fly , Lennon raves about his wife's musical talents and asks Franklin to give her latest LP a listen.


  4. Roger Maris never struck out in this kid's eyes | Guest CommentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Renton Reporter

    ... The '61 worry warts didn't know it, but they had much more to wring their hands about than Maris. By 1961, John Lennon had figured out how to tune his guitar. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our ...


  5. One Chart Shows Where the Cheapest - and Most Expensive - Beer Is in the NHLRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Hockey and beer go together like John Lennon and Paul McCartney - some people like them individually, but most would say they're better together. Business Insider broke down beer prices at NHL venues across the U.S. , finding that Pittsburgh Penguins fans could get the cheapest beers - $5.25 for 12 ounces - while Madison Square Garden in New York, unsurprisingly, was home to the most expensive beers.


  6. Dave Ray Tribute Concert Set Nov. 9 In St. PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... r battling lung cancer. He was part of the Twin Cities trio Koerner, Ray and Glover, whose recordings influenced John Lennon, Bonnie Raitt and Beck.


  7. Atheism and domestic violence against womenRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    Imagine meeting that oh so dreamy rock star and peace activist, John Lennon, only to have him punch you into oblivion- that's soooo hot!!! This is merely one of various characteristics that Lennon shares with his fellow Atheists. Although, this was a younger Lennon, as he stated during a 1980 AD interview with Playboy filth-zine: It is a diary form of writing.


  8. Today in Rock: October 25Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    ... magazine announces that Nirvana's Kurt Cobain is now the Top-Earning Dead Celebrity, beating out Elvis Presley, John Lennon, Johnny Cash, George Harrison, Ray Charles, and Bob Marley.


  9. The Toledo Symphony and Classical Mystery Tour Revive the British...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Join the Toledo Symphony and Classical Mystery Tour this weekend as they revive the classic sound of the Beatles in this one night only show. Join the Toledo Symphony and Classical Mystery Tour this weekend as they revive the classic sound of the Beatles in this one night only show.


  10. Sun 10/26 John Ford of the Strawbs @ #9 Lennon Birthday Special:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    SUN OCT 26, 2014 Doors 1:30pm Show 2pm THE #9 LENNON BIRTHDAY SPECIAL w/ Mostly Moptop & John Ford of Strawbs + EIGHT Special Guests - LI's Top Singer Songwriters! Dix Hills Performing Arts Center @ Five Towns College 305 N Service Rd, Dix Hills, New York 11746 631.656.2148 Tickets: $25 $30 $35 Buy Tickets: In celebration of what would have been John Lennon's 74th birthday, Long Island's own MOSTLY MOPTOP will come together -- with a little help from nine of their friends -- for "The #9 LENNON BIRTHDAY SPECIAL."


  11. Renderings are beginning to meet reality.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... an African-American kid, an Asian kid and a Latina kid invent a game together. I wouldn't have been surprised if John Lennon had popped out from behind the puffy clouds to sing "Imagine." Not only that - people were reading the new informational ...


  12. 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' authors wax nostalgic about the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | USA Today

    ... Every musical act you can think of has released a holiday song at one time or another. Wham? Last Christmas . John Lennon? Happy Christmas (War Is Over) . Paul McCartney? He's got two! Pipes of Peace and Wonderful Christmas Time . And those are just ...


  13. Cruise Planners Brings Beatlemania to Allure of the Seas in February for TravelersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PRWeb

    ... on one of Royal Caribbean's most luxurious cruise ships, in true Beatle fashion. Tim Piper will perform solo as John Lennon in his popular and highly acclaimed stage show, "Just Imagine, the Best of John Lennon," a well-executed, thoroughly ...


  14. Ron Baron Q3 2014 Review and OutlookRead the original story

    Friday |

    ... but also global travelers, who either sought more inviting destinations or stayed home. "Give peace a chance."John Lennon.1969. That song was written by John Lennon a with a little help from his friend Paul McCartney a and released as a solo record ...


  15. Stars of TV and cinema in York for new film set in the 70sRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... part included Lesley Sharp, of ITV's crime drama series Scott & Bailey, Ian Hart, from Harry Potter and the John Lennon film Backbeat, Genevieve Gaunt, also of Harry Potter, and Iain Glen, who was breaking off from filming the Game of Thrones in ...


  16. Good morningRead the original story

    Friday | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... "Downtown" on it. Kate Pierson worbeling vocal effects make this song. That is her Yoko Ono impersonation and John Lennon became a mentor to the band, thanks to it. Post your comment ... And please take a half second to come up with a nickname . It ...


  17. New tarantula named after John LennonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Fox News

    Researchers inspired by what they described as John Lennon's mission to "make this world a gentler place" have named a not-so-gentle tarantula after him, reports NBC News . Bumba lennoni lives in the Brazilian Amazon and, sadly, bears no weird resemblance to Lennon.


  18. Yoko Ono reveals her admiration for Folkestone after having her...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Daily Mail

    Liverpool is always very special to me because of John, and I love London, of course. But now I have added Folkestone to my list of special places.


  19. Today in Rock: October 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    ... of Broadcasters, urging radio stations to ban any and all songs with drug-related lyrics. On this day in 1973 John Lennon sues the US Government alleging that he and his lawyer were bugged and wiretapped while he was fighting deportation and during ...


  20. The Music Book - an excerpt - PrologueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Northwest Music Scene

    ... 's all right." The redness left my face, and I took a swig of beer and felt like I was drinking the music. Maybe John Lennon was wrong, I thought, maybe this is all you need. I smiled. Music. Maybe the intro could go on forever, and we