Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder just wants peace.
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — The whimsical drawings and manuscripts John Lennon produced for his two critically acclaimed books were skyrocketing past their pre-sale auction estimates Tuesday.
Paul McCartney called into Los Angeles’s KROQ (a Radio.com station) during the Kevin and Bean show this morning to plug his current “Out There” tour, which hits Dodger Stadium on Aug. 10. During their conversation, they discussed everything from the Beatles to Dave Grohl to his daughter’s musical taste.
“When I was singing about ‘all you need is love,’ I was talking about something I hadn’t experienced,” Lennon said on the subject.
This can’t be the guy John Lennon had in mind when he wrote “Doctor Robert”.
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Hardcore fans of either band will be at least tangentially aware of many of the points of comparison addressed by McMillian. But the author, who is an expert on American radicalism and has written another ’60s-focused book, Smoking Typewriters: The Sixties Underground Press and the Rise of Alternative Media in America, tackles one aspect of the Beatles vs. Stones debate you rarely see addressed: their political activism vs. the public’s perception of it.
“I thought, ‘If John loved her, there’s got to be something,” he said of Ono, whom he also called a “badass.” “He’s not stupid. It’s like, what are you going to do? Are you going to hold a grudge you never really had?”