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Jimi Hendrix, Otis Redding, Janis Joplin

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In the wake of punk rock legend Patti Smith winning a National Book Award for her memoir "Just Kids," and the boom associated with the publication of ...

Two Musical Giants Left Us On December 8: Lennon & Jobim

Chris McGowan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Chris McGowan

Their songs were the soundtracks for generations who lived during days when it seemed as though anything were possible and a great leap forward was about to occur.

PHOTOS: All In The Name Of Art | Highlights This Week

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

The merriment of the Thanksgiving holiday was short-lived and this week saw a lot of controversy in the artworld. From Leonardo's The Last Supper to D...

Beatles Music Pulled From iTunes: "Everyone Is Finally Rich Enough"

James Napoli | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
James Napoli

Apple CEO Steve Jobs, Apple Corps, EMI Group, Ltd., the surviving Beatles and the estates of John Lennon and George Harrison have agreed to no longer offer the band's music on the Internet.

Welcome To Nutopia: The Vigil For John Lennon

Jordan Zakarin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jordan Zakarin

A dedicated showing of patriots huddled in the freezing cold in New York City on Wednesday to honor the 30th anniversary of John Lennon's death.

Remembering John Lennon at Dharamshala

Jamyang Norbu | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jamyang Norbu

I remember the exact night, thirty years ago, when I heard John Lennon had been murdered. I was in the hall of the kashag (the Tibetan cabinet) buildi...

"Touch Me": A Pardoning Playlist For Jim Morrison & Charlie Crist

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

People are strange. That's the best explanation I can come up with for why it's suddenly so important for outgoing Florida Governor Charlie Crist to see Jim Morrison receive a posthumous pardon for indecent exposure and open profanity.

John Lennon's 70th Celebrated In Central Park

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — A crush of fans circled a flower-graced mosaic in Central Park's Strawberry Fields and sang lyrics from "Imagine" on Saturday to hono...

John Lennon? Meh... Keith Green's Revolution Was Far More Interesting

Mark Joseph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mark Joseph

When I think of the life and premature death of a musician who really rejected materialism and was for all practical purposes the Godfather of the Napster Generation, I think of Keith Green.

PHOTOS: Fans Gather At Strawberry Fields To Honor John Lennon

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) - John Lennon's fans celebrated his life Wednesday by visiting Strawberry Fields, the Central Park garden dedicated in his honor, while ...

The Ballad of John and Leon

Pamela Zimmerman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Pamela Zimmerman

Attorney Leon Wildes wasn't familiar with the Beatles when he took Lennon's immigration case in 1972. After an initial meeting with his clients, he says, "I went home and told my wife that I had met with Jack Lemmon and Yoko Moto."

Remembering John Lennon: Inspirational Quotes About Peace, Love And Life

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Thirty years after his death, John Lennon is still an icon and an inspiration. Remember his genius with some of his most memorable lyrics and thoughts...

Remembering John Lennon 30 Years Later

Joe Scarborough | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Joe Scarborough

This week we remember the man who changed the world in a way few have. For so many fans of John Lennon, the relationship remains deeply personal, even after all these years.

Whatever Got Me Through That Night

John Marshall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
John Marshall

A big, bearded student has entered the room, shouting. I hear him say, ". . . was just shot. I just think you all should know . . . John Lennon was just shot." He repeats this, over and over.

John Lennon's Death: HuffPost Bloggers on the 30th Anniversary

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Huffington Post

Thirty years after John Lennon's death, HuffPost bloggers remember the man, the music, and the legacy.

I Got a Check From John Lennon

Rob Patterson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Rob Patterson

In the fall of 1974, I got a check for $15 written on the account of John Lennon. Almost all of my friends insisted that I couldn't cash it. I did. But I cherish the memory of opening that envelope.

John Lennon: Lost Interview 30 Years After Death

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA and NEKESA MUMBI MOODY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — John Lennon's fans celebrated his life Wednesday by visiting Strawberry Fields, the Central Park garden dedicated in his honor, while...

John Lennon Anniversary

Keith Elliot Greenberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Keith Elliot Greenberg

To most of us, December 8, 1980 was a watershed moment, recalled with the clarity of the JFK assassination or American Airlines Flight #11 slamming into the north tower.

New Yorkers Remember John Lennon: Events And Recollections

The Huffington Post | Jonah Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

30 years ago today, John Lennon was shot and killed outside his Upper West Side apartment. It was a chilling moment for every New Yorker who had come...

PHOTOS: Ultimate John Lennon Tour

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Wednesday marks the 30th anniversary of John Lennon's assassination outside his apartment in New York by Mark David Chapman. There have already been s...

'Rolling Stone' Releases John Lennon's Final Interview

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA and NEKESA MUMBI MOODY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — John Lennon's fans celebrated his life Wednesday by visiting Strawberry Fields, the Central Park garden dedicated in his honor, while...

WORDS, MUSIC, & PHOTOGRAPHY: John Lennon. The Day the Music Died.

Ethan Russell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Ethan Russell

Ethan Russell's tribute to John Lennon ends with a special offer of signed prints to support PAX "Real Solutions to Gun Violence." When the call cam...

Kitten's Sunday School Streamers, A Viva Elvis Clip, Plus Conversations With Shelby Lynne, Ryan Montbleau and Middle Class Rut's Zack Lopez

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

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December 8, 1980 in New York City: The Day Lennon Died

Binky Philips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

Within minutes of Cosell's announcement you could already feel everyone on the street was in a daze. It seemed like the news had traveled by osmosis.

A Sad Anniversary: John Lennon's Assassination

Margie Goldsmith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Margie Goldsmith

I was recently in Montreal at Fairmont the Queen Elizabeth Hotel, where John and Yoko bedded down.