“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”.
The collection is called “You Might Well Arsk,” and that’s not a typo.
Celebrating The Beatles on Ed Sullivan 50 Years Later, With a Little Help From Reunited Eurythmics, Perry, Grohl & Wonder
The Eurythmics also reunited; Stevie Wonder, Joe Walsh, Dave Grohl were among other performers.
We take a look at the album that helped the Beatles to take over America.
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?”
If you’re a big fan of the late John Lennon, this high tech journey from the former Beatle may be right up your alley.
John Lennon on Twitter, eh? If such a thing were possible, we imagine Lennon’s tweets would have looked something like this.
This week’s episode — the second to last of a shortened, ten-part season — may have been the best, with a final goodbye to a longtime character and a particularly bloody jailbreak.