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2010-07-27 12:30:00

NEW YORK, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alternative Country duo, Madison Violet, has been announced the winner of the coveted "Maxell Song of the Year" from the 13th annual John Lennon Songwriting Contest for their original composition, "The Ransom." The duo made up of Brenely MacEachern, who sings the lead vocals on the track, and Lisa MacIsaac, who sings the harmony, will be awarded $20,000 courtesy of Maxell, in addition to other prizes.

2010-06-29 10:29:00

LONDON, June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Eight of John Lennon's classic solo albums and other standout recordings have been digitally remastered from his original mixes for a global catalogue initiative commemorating the music legend's 70th birthday, which falls on October 9. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100629/LA28297) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100629/LA28297) Overseen by Yoko Ono, John Lennon's "Gimme Some Truth" campaign will launch on 4 October (5 October in...

2010-05-21 10:26:00

NEW YORK, May 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Grey New York announced today that its fourth annual Music Seminar with Living Legends will feature Yoko Ono on Friday, June 25, at the Debussy.

2010-04-12 05:03:00

CARLSBAD, Calif., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- DAS LABEL/Interscope's The Pretty Reckless was announced today by the National Association of Music Merchants (NAMM) as an official spokesgroup of National Wanna Play Music Week, May 3-7.

2010-01-11 10:42:00

- Show Features Extraordinary Look Back at the Beatles - PHILADELPHIA, Jan.

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2009-12-03 07:40:00

Recently some rare and unreleased John Lennon recordings were discovered in a vault.

2009-11-10 00:30:00

Hard Rock Kicks Off "Imagine There's No Hunger" Campaign to Benefit WHY (World Hunger Year) with Exclusive Performance by Artist Ambassadors O.A.R. Yoko Ono Lennon has teamed up with Hard Rock International for Imagine There's No Hunger, a global campaign to benefit WHY - a nonprofit organization that strives to fight against hunger and poverty around the world.

2009-11-09 05:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., Nov. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- In 1971, John Lennon expressed his vision of hope, peace and a world free of poverty through his powerful song "Imagine". Decades later, his lyrics continue to influence and inspire.

2009-10-10 18:19:00

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Word of the Day
alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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