John Lennon

Music

john lennon defends yoko ono in lost letter

The musician knew a thing or two about dealing with haters.
i-D Staff
8.9.17
Music

yoko ono might finally get a songwriting credit for john lennon’s imagine

“The lyric and the concept came from Yoko,” Lennon said in a 1980 interview just two days before he was murdered.
Charlotte Gush
6.15.17
Film

yoko ono is making a movie about her relationship with john lennon

The project will follow their love story and the way it informed their activism and commitment to peace.
i-D Staff
2.2.17
News

yoko ono makes plea for gun control on anniversary of john lennon's death

'Together, let's bring back America, the green land of Peace,' the legendary artist and activist implored this morning.
i-D Staff
12.9.16
Music

john lennon’s 1965 protest letter to the queen just turned up in a record sleeve

The late Beatle was displeased with Britain's involvement in Vietnam and the Nigerian Civil War, and his withdrawal-inspired song Cold Turkey slipping in the charts.
Hannah Ongley
10.31.16
Music

anish kapoor, jenny holzer and sir paul smith are taking part in this year’s secret 7” project

This is your chance to own a one-off piece of vinyl.
Matthew Whitehouse
3.10.16
Music

yoko ono announces a new album on first ever john lennon day

From now on July 29th is officially John Lennon Day.
Hana Beach
7.31.15
Art

yoko ono's instructions for living a curious, creative life

As the retrospective of her work from 1960-1971 opens at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, we spoke with the art legend, to discuss her career, John Lennon and simplicity.
VICE Staff
6.5.15
Music

the i-D guide to activism in music videos

It is an artist’s duty to stand tall and represent issues close to their heart, and some of the most interesting and affecting attempts at activism in popular culture come from musicians and their music videos. Here are 10 examples of when the...
i-D Team
3.23.15
Music

sean lennon and charlotte kemp muhl are ghost of a saber tooth tiger

The Ghost of a Sabre Tooth Tiger is the result of a perfect pairing. Son of John Lennon and Yoko Ono, bearded wonder Sean Lennon and his model girlfriend, the brilliant Charlotte Kemp Muhl make beautiful music that'll take you on a trip through time...
Francesca Dunn
4.29.14