John Lennon

Phil Spector, star pop producer convicted of murder, dies at 81

His signature “wall of sound” method changed the sound of pop forever, but the troubled producer will always be remembered for the murder of Hollywood actress Lana Clarkson.

How to play chords like John Lennon Part 2

We head into psychedelic territory in our second part of our John Lennon lesson, as we explore the chords and sequences used by a man spreading his creative wings.

Beatles, Yoko Ono and sons remember John Lennon, 40 years on from his death

“I will always be proud and happy to have known and worked with this incredible Scouser!”: Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney doubts the Beatles would have ever reunited: “We made a decision we weren’t going to pick it up again”

"It was a conscious decision to leave well enough alone, so I don’t really think we would have."

How to play chords like John Lennon Part 1

In the first of a series looking at the chord shapes and sequences used by the Beatles, we get inside the head of John Lennon and find a solid rhythm guitarist with an ear for original chord changes.

The record John Lennon signed for his killer goes up for auction

In 1980, Mark Chapman fatally shot the Beatle five hours after getting this album signed.

Paul McCartney says he “often” mentally consults John Lennon when writing songs

“What would he think of this? What would he say now?”

George Harrison and John Lennon’s fretless guitar sells for over £200,000

Despite the high price, it fell short of the initial estimate.

John Lennon At 80: Sean Lennon to conduct radio interview with Paul McCartney and Julian Lennon

The BBC radio special celebrates what would have been John Lennon’s 80th birthday