Double fantasy

Today , in 1980, it was released the seventh (and last) studio album by John Lennon. It includes songs sung by John Lennon and/or his wife Yoko Ono. It arrived 5 years after his previous record (In 1975 Lennon decided to look after his son nearly borned). A few days later (8/12/1980) Lennon was shooted […]

Like a Rolling Stone

Today several connected ephemeris; let’s name them chronologically: 1961. Brian Epstein saw The Beatles playing live for the first time at the Cavern (Liverpool). 1966. John Lennon met Yoko Ono when he was visiting her art exhibition ‘Unfinished Paintings and objects’ at the Indica Gallery in London. 1967. (Today is its 50th Birthday!). The first […]

First marriage

Who was born today? Rita Pavone (1945), Keith Moon (1946; The Who), Edwyn Collins (1959; Orange Juice), Julian Casablancas (1978; The Strokes), etc. Difficult to choose one of them to select a song a share it. However, today in 1962 John Lennon and Cynthia Powell got married when she was pregnant of Julian Lennon. The […]

Girls just want to have fun!

As mostly everybody must knows, today is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women, but since there are still many things to improve, the day is also a call to action for accelerating gender parity. It has been observed since the very beginning of 20th century, recognizing the efforts of […]