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Wednesday, September 21, 2016
John Lennon birthday celebration in Hollywood starts at new, later time

Music, poetry, birthday cake and the decorating of John Lennon's Hollywood Walk of Fame star will all be taking place as Lennon and Beatles fans of all ages are invited to come together on Sunday, October 9 starting 6:00pm, until 8pm, to remember and honor the late legendary singer, songwriter and peace advocate on his 76th birthday.

Source: Beatles News
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
The truth about how John Lennon wrote Strawberry Fields Forever

On September 19, 1966, John Lennon arrived in Almeria, Spain, for six weeks to be in the film, "How I Won The War." Beatles fan and researcher J. Adolfo Iglesias gave a fascinating presentation about the 50th anniversary of John Lennon's visit to Almeria, and how John came to write Strawberry Fields Forever during his stay.

Source: Beatles News
Friday, September 2, 2016
Andy Peebles discloses his last dinner with John Lennon after BBC interview

Former BBC radio host Andy Peebles recently shared new unpublished information from his time spent with John Lennon over dinner on December 6th, 1980, with Beatles fans at last Sunday's Liverpool International BeatleWeek. Andy revealed some new information about the story leading up to the historic interview.

Source: Beatles News
Monday, November 30, 2015
John Lennon to be remembered in Hollywood

John Lennon will be remembered and honored 35 years after his tragic death at a "John Lennon 35th Annual Public Tribute and Memorial Remembrance" to be held at his Hollywood Walk of Fame Star on December 8. The featured speaker at the event will be Suzanne Verge of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Tuesday, November 17, 2015
John Lennon spotted at Capitol Records tower in Hollywood

About a week ago, on of one Gillian Lomax's Beatles Magical History Tours of Los Angeles, Gillian and her tour guests were surprised with something special outside of the Capitol Records tower, a chalk-drawing of John Lennon holding up a peace sign on a psychedelic background on the sidewalk, drawn by an anonymous fan.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Thursday, October 8, 2015
Longest-running Lennon celebration joins with Hollywood Walk of Fame

Enoch's Irish Pub & Cafe in Monroe, LA has been hosting Lennon birthday celebrations for the last 35 years, and with this year being a milestone birthday for both John and his son, Sean Lennon, who is turning 40, there will be a special simulcast song this Friday with the celebration at the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Source: Beatles News
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Artist to unveil Beatles mixed media sculptures at Ridge Festival

Louisiana artist Rande Monroe Kessler will unveil the first 3 in a series of 8 mixed media sculptures depicting all of The Beatles at Beatles at the Ridge, this weekend in Walnut Ridge, Arkansas. These one-of-a-kind sculptures will depict elements of each Beatle's song-writing career and personal life and will contain hidden clues for true fans.

Source: Beatles News
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Beatles DJ celebrates Yoko Ono's birthday with special contest

Veteran Beatles DJ Ken Michaels is celebrating Yoko Ono's recent 82nd birthday and her extraordinary life and career by giving away on his website, a combo package of two new releases, the photo book "See Hear Yoko" by famous photographer Bob Gruen and Jody Denberg, and the new tribute CD compilation "Cut Pieces."

Source: Beatles News
Ruth and Angie McCartney together on John Lennon Hour this week

This Thursday at 9 pm ET/6 pm PT, Jude Southerland Kessler will interview Paul McCartney's step-mother, Angie McCartney, and his step-sister, Ruth McCartney on Jude's BlogTalkRadio show The John Lennon Hour. They will share with Jude their stories of the days with Jim McCartney, Paul, Mike, and The Fab Four.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Photo exhibition uncovers John Lennon's lost weekend

May Pang was the special guest at the Hotel Zetta reception in San Francisco on Monday to kick off an exhibition of unusual photographs. A very relaxed and happy John Lennon can be seen in the photos, taken by May during the two years they spent together from 1973 to 1975 during the commonly misnamed "Lost Weekend."

Source: Beatles News
Monday, February 17, 2014
Theatre Within produces world's longest running annual John Lennon Tribute

Theatre Within, an experimental performance workshop started in 1962, which was originally located just a few blocks from the Dakota building where John Lennon lived, started their annual John Lennon tribute show back in 1981. It's one of just two Lennon Tribute shows in the world that Yoko Ono officially sanctions.

Source: Beatles News
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Liverpool legend to write foreword for 3rd book in John Lennon Series

She Loves You, the third book in the nine book John Lennon Series by Jude Southerland Kessler, will include Beatles authority and the creator of MerseyBeat magazine, Bill Harry, who has agreed to again write the foreword for this third book, along with making himself available for consulting and contributing rare photos.

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Thursday, December 5, 2013
John Lennon remembered in Hollywood this Sunday

John Lennon will be remembered and his life celebrated at the annual "John Lennon Memorial Gathering" at John's Hollywood Walk of Fame Star this Sunday. Meant to be more a time of music, celebration and peace than a time for mourning, fans of Lennon and the Beatles are invited to perform songs and poetry at the event.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Monday, December 2, 2013
She Loves You research team sends book to press

She Loves You, the long-awaited 3rd volume in The John Lennon Series has just gone to press for its February 7, 2014 release. The expanded biography of John Lennon covers 1963-mid 1964, an era that saw The Beatles experience four tours of the UK, a stint in Sweden, a stay in France, and the historic first visit to America.

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Saturday, November 30, 2013
Stunning Lennon Letters book now available in paperback

A year after its original release in 2012, the stunning book The John Lennon Letters compiled by famed Beatles biographer Hunter Davies is now available in a paperback edition. It features almost three hundred letters, notes and doodles that were recovered by Davies with the help of major auction houses in the UK and the US.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Friday, November 15, 2013
First fully signed White Album expected to auction for over £100k

An American 1968 stereo pressing of The Beatles White Album, autographed by all four Beatles on the inner gatefold, will go up for auction next Friday, November 22, with on-line bidding at TracksAuction.com. This autographed White Album is the rarest fully signed Beatles album ever to be publicly auctioned.

Source: Beatles News
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Julian Lennon reveals he might tour again in new interview

Ken Michaels' recent interview with Julian Lennon discussing his latest album "Everything Changes" can now be found on Ken's website. "He is very honest and candid about his life and career. I enjoyed talking to him about the songwriting process, his songwriting influences, and working with legendary producer Phil Ramone."

Source: Beatles News Blog
Friday, October 11, 2013
L.A. Beatles tour guide saves John Lennon's star

During her latest Los Angeles Beatles tour last weekend, tour guide Gillian Lomax came upon something she'd never seen before. Arriving at John Lennon's star in front of the Capitol Records building in Hollywood, to her horror she discovered that the star had been horribly vandalized, scrawled all over with indelible magic markers.

Source: Beatles News
Friday, October 4, 2013
John Lennon birthday celebration at Hollywood Walk of Fame star

John Lennon and Beatles fans of all ages will gather at a public John Lennon Birthday Celebration taking place at his Hollywood Walk of Fame Star at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, October 9 to celebrate the life and music of the late legendary singer, songwriter and Beatles member on what would have been his 73rd birthday.

Source: Beatles News Blog
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
John Lennon Songwriting Contest winner will perform at Beatles festival

The John Lennon Songwriting Contest, open to amateur and professional songwriters from around the world, received over 200 entries. Catherine Feeny of Portland Oregon was selected by a panel of judges as the winner of the contest for her original song titled "Unity," and will perform at this year's Abbey Road on the River festival.

Source: Beatles News
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Tim Piper brings incredible John Lennon show to Elgin, Illinois

John Lennon is back for one night only in "Just Imagine," an evening celebrating the life and music of the legendary pop star at the Elgin Community College Arts Center in Elgin, IL, on Saturday, April 6. A multimedia musical experience, in "Just Imagine," Tim Piper puts its audience one-on-one with John Lennon himself.

Source: Beatles News
Monday, February 18, 2013
Distinguished Louisiana lithographer to illustrate Lennon biography

Enoch Doyle Jeter, Instructor in Fine Arts Printmaking at the University Of Louisiana at Monroe has produced a series of 14 original lithographs expressly for Jude Southerland Kessler's new work on John Lennon, She Loves You, the third volume in The John Lennon Series, covering Lennon's life from May 1963 to August 1964.

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Thursday, September 20, 2012
John Lennon birthday party 2012 planned

The longest-running Lennon Birthday Bash in America will be held at Enoch's Irish Pub in Monroe, Louisiana on Tuesday October 9. Festivities will include a traditional Irish Toast to John, a huge birthday cake, live music, and a tribute written for the occasion by Jude Southerland Kessler, author of the 9-volume John Lennon Series.

Source: Beatles News
Monday, May 21, 2012
Louisiana pub honors John Lennon daily

EWhen you walk into Enoch's Pub in Louisiana, it's immediately apparent that John Lennon is the pub's "patron saint." For those who know Lennon well, his spirit is all over the pub. And each year on October 9, the pub "pulls out all the stops" to honor John Lennon with song, birthday cake, cheers, and well wishes.

Source: Beatles News
Friday, December 9, 2011
Liverpool commemorates John Lennon at European Peace Monument

Fans of the late Beatle John Lennon came together last night in Liverpool to pay their respects to the music legend as the world marked the 31st anniversary. Crowds of people from all over the world gathered at the "Peace & Harmony" monument dedicated to John in its new location at Kings Dock outside of ACC Liverpool.

Source: Beatles News

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