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2011-07-28 15:25:00

NEW YORK, July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Steinway Hall today announced a one month tour of four different Imagine Series Limited Edition pianos, highlighted by a Model D concert grand featuring the Self Portrait artwork by John Lennon. The tour, with stops in the factory-owned Steinway Piano Galleries in Paramus, NJ, Westport, CT, and Melville, NY, as well as Steinway Hall in New York City, offers fans of John Lennon and The Beatles a chance to play these beautiful and unique instruments....

2011-07-20 08:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Consummate guitarist, composer and musical interpreter Bill Frisell has assembled a trusted ensemble consisting of Jenny Scheinman (violin), Tony Scherr (bass), Greg Leisz (guitars) and Kenny Wollesen (drums) to record his definitive take on the classic songs of John Lennon. Titled "ALL WE ARE SAYING," the project has long been in the works--one could go as far back as the first time he heard the Beatles at the age of 13. Fast forward a...

2011-06-11 00:00:30

The San Francisco designer eyewear boutique tells how Buddy Holly, Tina Fey, John Lennon, Johnny Depp, and Lady Gaga have used glasses to create a lasting image. San Francisco, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) June 10, 2011 With recent technology advances in vision correction, many opt out of buying glasses in favor of laser surgery or contacts. However, Veo Optics maintains that glasses can be used to create an iconic, personal look. The San Francisco designer sunglass and eyewear boutique explains how...

2011-06-09 22:02:00

LAS VEGAS, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sir Paul McCartney, Yoko Ono & Sean Lennon, Olivia & Dhani Harrison, Sir George & Giles Martin, along with Cirque du Soleil President & CEO Daniel Lamarre, LOVE Director Dominic Champagne and Artistic Guide Gilles St-Croix, joined celebrity friends and family at The Mirage Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas for the 5th Anniversary celebration of The Beatles LOVE by Cirque du Soleil. Ringo Starr is currently on tour in Europe and sent a...

2011-04-11 00:00:37

Judges from Pixar, UTA & Industrial Light & Magic, moderators Charlotte Huggins (Journey To The Center Of The Earth), and Oscar Nominee J. Todd Harris (The Kids Are Alright) join programming of films from around the world and will include World, North American, and Los Angeles Premieres. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 8, 2011 3D, Yoko Ono Music, and Jason Alexander become part of the line up for 2nd Annual New Media Film Festival 2011. This year's program includes film starring...

2011-02-18 10:51:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sunday, February 13, SAE Institute, the world's foremost audio engineering, animation, multimedia and film training institution, was pleased to provide Southern California inner-city high school student and aspiring music professional William Rhodes with VIP access to the music industry's most acclaimed event, the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards. The first national education sponsor of The Recording Academy's 2011 Professional Educational...

2011-02-10 11:33:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SAE Institute, the world's foremost audio engineering, animation, multimedia and film training institute announced today that they will be the first national education sponsor of the Recording Academy's Professional Educational Initiatives for 2011. The significance of this announcement comes as a precursor to the upcoming Grammy Awards, hosted by the Recording Academy that will take place in LA this week. In conjunction with this partnership and...

2011-02-07 05:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With approval from Yoko Ono, Krantz Media Group will release, "John Lennon: The Final Interview" Radio Special, as an exclusive download, on Apple iTunes available Tuesday, February 8th, 2011. The special centers on John Lennon's last radio interview, along with Yoko, recorded at The Dakota in New York City, only hours before Lennon's tragic death on December 8th, 1980. The special aired on over 150 radio stations worldwide this past December,...

2011-01-18 10:29:00

Kick-Off Event features performances by Natasha Bedingfield and Madison Violet, with appearances by Governor Mike Huckabee and legendary New York Yankee Bernie Williams ANAHEIM, Calif., Jan. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus, a non-profit state of the art mobile recording studio and HD production facility, and Avid, the maker of award-winning video and audio production solutions used by professional filmmakers, producers, sound mixers and musicians,...

2011-01-12 10:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Musician, artist and son of John Lennon, Julian Lennon opened his inaugural photography exhibit at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing arts during Art Basel Miami Beach last month. The exhibit, called "Timeless" features over 30 pieces of hand-signed portrait and landscape photography, some of which will be exclusively on sale during the five-day exhibition. The exhibit also includes recent photos of the band U2 taken by Lennon. A...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.