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2017 In Review

27 Reissues From 2017 You Should Check Out

It's becoming increasingly difficult to keep track of new releases in stores in a given week, and even more daunting to stay on top of…
Annie Zaleski | December 15, 2017 - 12:52 pm

Sounding Board

Yo La Tengo, Yoko Ono, And The Rest Of The World Bid Farewell To Other Music

The first thing you might have noticed upon walking into Other Music was how small it is. Its reputation preceded it in a way that…
Sam Sodomsky | June 29, 2016 - 1:16 pm


Op-Ed: An Artists’ Dialogue On CocoRosie’s Grey Oceans

A few years ago I wrote a positive review of CocoRosie's The Adventures of Ghosthorse And Stillborn. Too positive, it turns out: The publication that…
Brandon Stosuy | June 21, 2010 - 11:38 am

More Yoko Ono stories

Miley Cyrus & Mark Ronson – “Happy Xmas (War Is Over)” (Feat. Sean Ono Lennon) (John Lennon & Yoko Ono Cover)

In 1969, John Lennon married Yoko Ono, his second wife, and he quit the Beatles. Two years later, Lennon and Ono teamed up with the…
Tom Breihan | December 14, 2018 - 8:55 am

Yoko Ono Shares New Version Of “Imagine” On John Lennon’s Birthday

Earlier this year, Yoko Ono announced a new album Warzone, consisting of new versions of songs she’s recorded or been involved with throughout her career.
Winston Cook-Wilson / Spin | October 9, 2018 - 3:21 pm

John Lennon: Imagine: The Ultimate Collection Includes Previously Unheard Demos And Outtakes

John Lennon would have been 78 this year on 10/9. In the week leading up to the beloved icon’s birthday, Geffen and UMe are debuting…
Gil Green | August 23, 2018 - 10:23 am

Hear Yoko Ono’s “Warzone” From Her New Remakes Album

For her forthcoming album Warzone, Yoko Ono reimagines 13 of her songs, chosen from 20 albums released over the course of 50 years. The tracks…
Julia Gray | July 24, 2018 - 9:22 am

Death Cab For Cutie – “Gold Rush” Video

Death Cab For Cutie have announced that they are releasing their ninth album, Thank You For Today, on 8/17. It's the band's first without any…
James Rettig | June 13, 2018 - 8:10 am

Police Search For Woman Who Stole $17.5K Yoko Ono Rock From Toronto Museum

Toronto police are searching for a woman who stole a rock from a Yoko Ono exhibit at the Gardiner Museum on Friday, Global News reports.
Peter Helman | April 7, 2018 - 5:11 pm

Yoko Ono Makes John Lemon Drink Change Its Name

Back in 2012, a Polish beverage company started the John Lemon line of lemonades. The drinks have started to gain popularity in Europe, and now…
James Rettig | September 20, 2017 - 1:45 pm

Yoko Ono Will Receive Songwriting Credit On John Lennon’s “Imagine”

John Lennon's "Imagine" is one of the most popular, most covered, most licensed songs in popular music history, and now Lennon's widow and collaborator Yoko…
Chris DeVille | June 15, 2017 - 9:35 am

Black Lips – “Occidental Front” (Feat. Yoko Ono)

Later this week, the permanently grimy Atlanta garage-rock veterans Black Lips will release Satan’s Graffiti Or God’s Art?, a new album that they recorded with…
Tom Breihan | May 1, 2017 - 10:35 am

Yoko Ono Cast In Wes Anderson’s Animated Isle Of Dogs

Yoko Ono is joining the cast of Isle Of Dogs, Wes Anderson's latest film and the director's second animated feature after the fantastic Fantastic Mr.
James Rettig | December 22, 2016 - 9:54 am

Yoko Ono References Old Simpsons Joke About Her In Art Exhibit

Way back in 1993, The Simpsons opened its fifth season with an episode titled "Homer's Barbershop Quartet." In the episode, Homer Simpson starts a band…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 26, 2016 - 10:20 am

David Bazan – “Happy Xmas (War Is Over)” (John Lennon & Yoko Ono Cover)

The former Pedro The Lion frontman David Bazan has been releasing solo Christmas songs since 2002, and he's collecting 10 of the long out-of-print tracks…
Tom Breihan | October 10, 2016 - 2:48 pm

Sean Lennon Defends Yoko Ono Over Backstage Photo With Kim Kardashian

Yoko Ono and Sean Lennon were invited to Kanye West's show at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday. While they were there, they met Kim Kardashian…
Peter Helman | September 8, 2016 - 10:34 pm
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