John Lennon

Mark David Chapman NYPD Mug Shot 12/09/1980 (Credit: NYPD)

Mark David Chapman In Parole Hearing: Depression, Hunger For Fame Led To John Lennon Killing

On Wednesday, New York state corrections officials released the transcript from the hearing at the Wende Correctional Facility.

08/27/2014

Mark David Chapman NYPD Mug Shot 12/09/1980 (Credit: NYPD)

John Lennon’s Assassin Denied Parole At Eighth Hearing

New York state corrections officials said Friday that Mark David Chapman, the man who shot and killed John Lennon back in 1980, has been denied release from prison in his eighth appearance before a parole board.

08/22/2014

One of John Lennon's drawings, from 1964, set to go up for auction at Sotheby's. (credit: Sotheby's)

John Lennon Artworks, Writings Exceed Projected Auction Estimates

The whimsical drawings and manuscripts John Lennon produced for his two critically acclaimed books were skyrocketing past their pre-sale auction estimates Tuesday.

06/04/2014

music memorabilia auction at Times Square's Hard Rock Cafe (Credit: CBS 2)

Music Fans Flock To Hard Rock Cafe For Memorabilia Auction

An international auction took place in Times Square, featuring items you’re sure to recognize.

05/17/2014

One of John Lennon's drawings, from 1964, set to go up for auction at Sotheby's. (credit: Sotheby's)

John Lennon Art, Manuscripts Set To Hit Auction Block

The “You Might Well Arsk” sale of the late Beatles singer’s material is scheduled to take place June 4 in New York, Sotheby’s said.

03/23/2014

Photo Credit: Apollo Theater

Legendary Concert Venues In America

Five of the most legendary concert venues in America are the Apollo Theater, the Fillmore, the Hollywood Bowl, Madison Square Garden and Ryman Auditorium.

02/11/2014

Ed Sullivan smiles while standing with the Beatles on the set of his television variety series, New York, February 9, 1964. Left to right: Ringo Starr, George Harrison, Sullivan, John Lennon, Paul McCartney. (Photo by Express Newspapers/Getty Images)

Panel Looks Back 50 Years After Beatles’ Iconic ‘Ed Sullivan Show’ Performance

Fifty years ago Sunday, four young men from Liverpool, England took the stage at the Ed Sullivan Show, performed four original songs and one number from “The Music Man,” and changed history in one night.

02/09/2014

The Beatles -- Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, George Harrison and John Lennon -- attend a press conference at Kennedy International Airport having arrived from London for a 10 day US tour, 7th February 1964. (Photo by Central Press/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Fans Honor 50th Anniversary Of Beatles’ First Arrival In New York City

Fifty years ago the Beatles began their first American tour and officially kicked off Beatlemania on this side of the pond.

02/07/2014

The Ed Sullivan Theater on Feb. 6, 2014, unveils a retro marquee to mark the 50th anniversary of the Beatles performance on the "The Ed Sullivan Show." (credit: Paul Murnane/WCBS 880)

Ed Sullivan Theater Unveils Special Marquee To Mark 50th Anniversary Of Beatles Performance

Fifty years ago Sunday, the Beatles made their first appearance on “The Ed Sullivan Show,” and officially kicked off Beatlemania on this side of the pond.

02/06/2014

Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr (Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

The Beatles on Ed Sullivan 50 Years Later

The Eurythmics also reunited; Stevie Wonder, Joe Walsh, Dave Grohl were among other performers.

01/28/2014

John Lennon (Photo: AFP/Getty Images)

John Lennon Remembers The First Time He Met Paul McCartney

(Photo by AFP/Getty Images) As the 50th anniversary of The Beatles appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show draws near, CBS has dug deep into its archives to unearth memorable moments remembered through audio, photos and […]

01/18/2014

John Lennon

Imagine This: John Lennon On Twitter

Imagine we had this groundbreaking technology fifty years ago when a band as innovative as The Beatles were around. They would certainly take advantage of it, just as they did with every button, knob and fader at their disposal in the studio.

01/15/2014

January 1970: John Lennon (1940 - 1980) with his wife Yoko Ono the first time he was photographed with short hair since his hippy days. (Photo by Anthony Cox/Keystone/Getty Images)

The John Lennon-Yoko Ono Love Timeline

Nearly 45 years ago (March 20, 1969), John Lennon married Yoko Ono in Gibraltar. Their love affair began years earlier, causing the break-up of Lennon’s marriage to Cynthia Lennon and, as many like to believe, the disbandment of The Beatles.

01/13/2014

John Lennon And Yoko Ono

Fans Share Wishes, Tributes For John Lennon 33 Years After Assassination

Sunday marked the 33rd anniversary of the assassination of John Lennon in New York, and Yoko Ono invited fans to send wishes and tributes.

12/08/2013

Paul McCartney In Concert

Queens High School Students Treated To Performance By Paul McCartney

Students at the Frank Sinatra School for the Arts in Queens were treated Wednesday to a performance by none other than Sir Paul McCartney.

10/09/2013

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