News featuring John Lennon

The following news stories mention John Lennon. Stories are compiled from a hand-picked selection of popular music news sites based in Great Britain, Europe and the United States. Updated less than 4 hours ago.

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Friday 27th March

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Thursday 26th March

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Wednesday 25th March

  • Stromae, Live In Concert: SXSW 2015

    After an NPR staffer led Stromae through the crowd prior to his set, she likened the experience to walking John Lennon through the crowd at the height of Beatlemania.

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Wednesday 11th March

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Thursday 5th March

  • The RLPO at 175: Vasily and the pacemakers

    The brilliant young conductor Vasily Petrenko is leading Britain’s oldest symphony orchestra to ever greater artistic and commercial heights. No wonder the band remains so close to Liverpudlians’ hearts

    Conventional wisdom has it that the Liverpool sound was born on 6 July 1957, when Paul McCartney met John Lennon at Woolton village fete. Yet for many, the Liverpool sound came into being on 12 March 1840, when a group of music lovers assembled at a dancing academy in Everton known as Mr Lassell’s Saloon, forming the oldest symphony orchestra in the country.

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Tuesday 24th February

  • Cult heroes: Digital Underground peaked so high, so early, little more was required

    Digital Underground are best remembered for one novelty song and giving 2Pac his big break. But that completely undersells a pioneering hip-hop group

    • Read more from our Cult heroes series here

    There is, of course, no justice. If there were, a series on cult heroes would be redundant. But for an example of the particular and peculiar kind of injustice by which the music business is riven, one need only compare the relative renown of Greg Jacobs and Tupac Shakur.

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Saturday 14th February

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Thursday 29th January

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Friday 9th January

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