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|The Plastic Ono Band is back!|
[Posted by Dean Wien on Monday, 06/08/09 11:31 am] [Full Blog] [Tweet] [Facebook]
That's right! You've heard correct. The band that was started by John Lennon while The Beatles were still together is being resurrected by Sean Lennon and Yoko Ono. This week they'll be releasing a brand new EP entitled "Don't Stop Me!". The Plastic Ono Band will also be playing their first concert on June 14, 2009 at The Royal Festival Hall in the UK.
The Plastic Ono Band always consisted of various musicians like Eric Clapton, Alan White and Klaus Voorman, and David Peel who played various live performances with The Plastic Ono Band. The line up for 2009 is Yoko Ono, Sean Lennon, Mark Ronson (Producer), Cornelius and Yuka Honda (from the group Cibo Mato).
|Sean Lennon and Yoko Ono|
The 4 song EP being released on June 9th, 2009 is being released digitally on iTunes from Chimera Music. The track listing is as follows:
1. The Sun is Down (Cornelius Mix)
2. Ask The Elephant!
3. Feel The Sand
In addition, in September 2009 a full length album/CD will be released by the Plastic Ono Band. The album/CD will be entitled "Between My Head And The Sky". It will be a 15 song CD and a 2-LP set released through Chimera Records.
Info thanks to FuseBlog, Pitchfork and Chimera Records.
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