John Lennon

Little Richard, the Beatles and Gene Vincent (Animated for Radio.com by Max Werkmeister)

Radio.com Minimation: John Lennon on the Beatles Opening for Little Richard and Gene Vincent

On Minimation, we comb through the archives of legendary New York radio station WNEW-FM and animate interviews with legendary rock artists. This installment is taken from a 1975 interview with John Lennon, where he recalled the days when the Beatles opened for Little Richard and Gene Vincent.

10/13/2014

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John Lennon’s Solo Material Added to Spotify

Spotify just landed another Beatle.

10/07/2014

Bun E. Carlos and Rick Nielsen of Cheap Trick (animated for Radio.com by MB X. McClain)

Radio.com Minimation: Cheap Trick on Getting Cut from John Lennon’s ‘Double Fantasy’

Like most bands of their generation, the guys from Cheap Trick were huge Beatles fans. So it must have been a thrill when guitarist Rick Nielsen and drummer Bun E. Carlos were invited to play on a John Lennon album.

09/26/2014

The Beatles in 1963 (Terry Fincher/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

The Beatles Offer ‘4,’ a Free EP of Solo Tracks

Universal Music confirmed to Radio.com that this is the first time that solo songs from the Beatles have been packaged together in this way,

09/25/2014

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John Lennon’s Killer Says He’s ‘Sorry For Being Such An Idiot’

More than 30 years after killing John Lennon, Mark David Chapman is finally showing a bit of remorse.

08/28/2014

Eddie Vedder (Jason Oxenham/Getty Images)

Watch Eddie Vedder’s Poignant Cover of John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’

Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder just wants peace.

07/21/2014

Paul McCartney (Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Paul McCartney Talks ’70s Beatles Reunion Offers in KROQ Interview

Paul McCartney called into Los Angeles’s KROQ (a Radio.com station) during the Kevin and Bean show this morning to plug his current “Out There” tour, which hits Dodger Stadium on Aug. 10. During their conversation, they discussed everything from the Beatles to Dave Grohl to his daughter’s musical taste.

05/06/2014

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John Lennon & Yoko Ono Share Their Secret To Love In Animated PBS Interview

Every Tuesday, PBS digital studios releases a weekly web series titled Blank On Blank, where lost interviews with iconic performers, entertainers and figures are transformed into whimsical animations. This week, PBS released a touching interview […]

04/22/2014

John Lennon in Cannes on May 17, 1971 (AFP/Getty Images)

Dentist To Attempt To Clone John Lennon

This can’t be the guy John Lennon had in mind when he wrote “Doctor Robert”. We’ve written in the past about Dr. Michael Zuk, the Canadian dentist who bought one of John’s teeth at an […]

04/10/2014

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Top 10 Rock Star Restaurant Hang Outs in Los Angeles

By Vanessa Payes For nearly 50 years, rockstars have galvanized Los Angles’ Sunset Strip with their booze, babes, bandanas, bikes and all out debauchery. The leviathans of rock and roll history have long been stumbling […]

04/08/2014

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