John Lennon

Paul McCartney Still Gets Songwriting Advice From John Lennon
Much has been made of Paul McCartney‘s decision to reach out to some unexpected collaborators for his latest album, ‘New.’ But as he revealed during a recent interview, he still seeks advice from his oldest songwriting partner. Talking to Rolling Stone about his creative process…
John Lennon’s Childhood Home Going to Auction
The current owner of John Lennon‘s boyhood home is looking for a larger garden, so he’s putting the historic red-bricked terrace house up for auction later this month. The late Beatle‘s first home will go to the highest bidder on Oct. 29. It’s believed that only a few peo…
John Lennon App Takes You to Bermuda, Includes Song Demos
John Lennon‘s six-month sojourn in Bermuda, which ultimately helped provide much of the music for 1980’s ‘Double Fantasy’ album, has inspired a new app scheduled to debut in the Apple store this fall. Vintage Vinyl Music reports that the app, John Lennon: The Bermuda Tape…
John Lennon’s Tie Auctioned for Over $5,600
Why settle for one of those pricey silk neckties designed by Jerry Garcia when you can drop some real dough on a tie once owned by a former Beatle? That was the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity presented to one lucky bidder at a recent auction, where a black knit tie that John Lennon wore to one of [&…
Scientists Working to Extract DNA from John Lennon’s Tooth
In the oddest bit of dead celebrity body part news since Michael Jackson‘s hair was turned into a roulette ball, scientists are trying to sequence John Lennon‘s DNA using an extracted molar. Lennon’s tooth, which the former Beatle gifted to his housekeeper after it was extracted…
Yoko Ono Urges New Gun Control Laws
Since John Lennon was shot and killed on Dec. 8, 1980, his widow Yoko Ono has devoted herself to campaigning for stricter gun control legislation — so it’s only fitting that yesterday (March 21), Ono celebrated what should have been their 44th wedding anniversary by issuing a poignant …
Top 10 John Lennon Love Songs
Upon closer inspection of his impressive discography, it’s obvious that John Lennon could write a beautiful sentiment with the best of his generation’s songwriters.
Multiple John Lennons Involved in Brazilian Crime Wave
John Lennon was known for having more than his fair share of brushes with the law while he was alive, but this is ridiculous. The U.K.’s Daily Mail reports that no fewer than four men named John Lennon have been involved in a recent Brazilian crime wave — with one of them even turning …

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