Month: May 2020

The letter John Lennon sent to put Todd Rundgren in his place

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We’re dipping into the Far Out vaults to look back on a feud which had two vicious wordsmiths on either side, each one capable of words so cutting it would

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All The Cars The Beatles Have Owned (And Where They Are Now)

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One of the greatest bands of all time is The Beatles. There’s no denying that they had numerous hits such as “Hey Jude,” “We Can Work It Out,” and many

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George Floyd Writing on Abbey Road Studios Wall

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Not many people have been going to Abbey Road Studios during the lockdown – but one person who did left this message below on the wall, as tweeted by Abbey

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Music venues are where British culture is born. It’s Britain’s duty to keep them alive

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If British music has a soul, it resides in small venues. In hundreds of pub backrooms, grotty gig venues, DIY spaces and sweat-soaked basement clubs where lives are changed and,

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The last photos of John Lennon: Newly enhanced images that have NEVER been published in full show Beatles legend signing an autograph for his killer

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The time is 4pm on December 8, 1980, a mild day in New York.  As John Lennon leaves his home on Central Park West, he pauses to autograph a record

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The Beatles: celebrating 50 years of Let It Be in Classic Rock – out now

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Unbelievably, it’s half a century ago this month since The Beatles released their final album, Let It Be. In the new issue of Classic Rock We take a look back to tell the story

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One of George Harrison’s greatest songs is a bitter goodbye to The Beatles

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The Beatles split, it is safe to say, wasn’t on the greatest of terms. After close to a decade at the top of global culture mountain, the altitude had taken

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MESSAGE FROM YOKO ONO LENNON

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Dear Friends,In 1969, John and I were so naïve to think that doing the Bed-In would help change the world. Well, it might have. But at the time, we didn’t

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The Mersey ferry rusting away on the Thames

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The ferry that once took people across the Mersey has ended up with a very sad retirement, rusting away on the banks of the Thames. This is the MV Royal

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Revisit the handwritten letter Paul Weller sent to Paul McCartney to form a Beatles supergroup

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We’re taking a trip back to 1995 to revisit a very special piece of correspondence shared between The Beatles’ Paul McCartney and The Jam’s Paul Weller. It saw the latter

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