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Edward Norton: “If you take your work seriously, it’s all-consuming”

Edward Norton
The 'Fight Club' star on working with Thom Yorke, new film 'Motherless Brooklyn' and building a Hollywood legacy

Yoko Ono unveils new artwork ahead of Serbia’s EXIT festival

Yoko Ono has revealed an artwork to mark the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Treaty Of Versailles, as part of the First World Peace initiative at Serbia’s Petrovaradin Fortress, ahead of this year’s EXIT festival. The work, entitled ‘One day…’ and inspired by the traditional boat chaika once used by Serbian frontier patrols during the Ottoman Empire, was unveiled...

Roll up, tune in and drop out: an oral history of The Rolling Stones’ star-packed folly, Rock And Roll Circus

Roll up, roll up, to the maddest, baddest, wildest, druggiest and most devil-tatted show on Earth! In 1968, envisioning their very own surreal cross between Magical Mystery Tour and Top Of The Pops, The Rolling Stones gathered a staggering array of stars of the age – John and Yoko, Clapton, The Who, Marianne and more – dropped them in a circus tent full...

Resurfaced John Lennon letter details his anger with record labels over his first album with Yoko Ono

Yoko Ono and John Lennon
A letter written by John Lennon in 1971, in which he details his anger with his record label and the music industry at large over the 'Two Virgins' album he released with Yoko Ono, will be sold at an auction in the US tomorrow. The letter has recently resurfaced and been put up for auction, with the sale - which...

John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s first gig celebrated 50 years on

A new plaque has been unveiled in commemoration of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's first public gig, which took place 50 years ago at Cambridge University. Ono held a jazz performance at Lady Mitchell Hall on March 2 1969 – Lennon joined her as "her band". Read more: Yoko Ono NME Interview: Imagine the future Now, a plaque that reads "Yoko Ono John...

The Beatles announce new film in collaboration with Sir Peter Jackson about their final days

The Beatles
The Beatles have teamed up with Sir Peter Jackson for a new film documenting the band's final days. Made by the band's Apple Corps Ltd. and WingNut Films, the movie is based around 55 hours of never-released footage of the Fab Four in the studio recording final album 'Let It Be', shot between January 2 and January 31, 1969. It culminates with their...

Yoko Ono discusses contribution to John Lennon’s ‘Jealous Guy’, teases more secrets about her influence on his work

Yoko Ono and John Lennon
Yoko Ono has spoken of her contribution to John Lennon's classic track 'Jealous Guy', while teasing that further secrets surrounding her influence on his songs could be revealed in the future. The Big Read – Yoko Ono: Imagine The Future With a demo version of the 1971 track appearing on the 2018 remixed version of 'The White Album', Ono and her colleague...

The Big Read – Yoko Ono: Imagine The Future

Once vilified as the person who broke up the Beatles, Yoko Ono is finally being recognised as a treasure, for her  commitment to peace, her solo work and her unwritten contribution to much of John Lennon's work. As her peace tower shines its beacon into the stratosphere from Iceland's capital, Elizabeth Aubrey talks to Ono about the new, archive version of 'Imagine', and why women in art are finally being recognised.

Listen to Miley Cyrus’ cover of John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s ‘Happy Xmas (War Is Over)’

Miley Cyrus / Yoko Ono and John Lennon
Miley Cyrus has recorded a cover of John Lennon and Yoko Ono's 'Happy Xmas (War Is Over)' - listen to the festive track below. Originally released in 1971 by John & Yoko/The Plastic Ono Band, the song has been covered numerous times over the years - with the likes of Neil Diamond, Diana Ross and Wilco's Jeff Tweedy having all taken on...