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The Beatles: John Lennon’s 80th birthday celebrated with FREE virtual exhibition for fans | Music | Entertainment

The Beatles: John Lennon’s 80th birthday celebrated with FREE virtual exhibition for fans | Music | Entertainment

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Next month marks what would have been John Lennon’s 80th birthday. And to celebrate, Morrison Hotel Gallery is opening a free virtual exhibition to celebrate The Beatles legend’s life. Titled, In His Life, the event opens on Thursday October 1, 2020. And the works of the likes of  Bob Gruen, Ethan Russell, Astrid Kirchherr, and Allan Tannenbaum will be on digital display for fans to enjoy.Photographs will document Lennon at different points across his 40 years; across different roles.From a rock star, husband and father to being a New Yorker and peace activist.And aside from the fine art music photography at the virtual exhibition, the centrepiece are four of Lennon’s original handwritten lyric sheets.These include Yer Blues, I’m So Tired, Dear Prudence and Watching the Wheels.READ MORE
Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason in very CLOSE chart race for UK No 1 album against Ava Max | Music | Entertainment

Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason in very CLOSE chart race for UK No 1 album against Ava Max | Music | Entertainment

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The Pink Floyd legend is currently right behind US pop star Ava Max and her debut album Heaven & Hell, in the race for UK No 1 album. According to the Official Charts Company, Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets’ Live At The Roundhouse and the rest of the Top 5 have just 1700 chart sales between them. The 76-year-old’s live album is a recording of the band’s sold-out shows at the famous London venue back in May 2019.While Ava Max’s debut album features her breakout single Sweet But Psycho, which held the UK singles chart No 1 for four weeks from the final week of 2018.Behind the 26-year-old and Mason in third place is Yusuf/Cat Stevens’ Tea For The Tillerman 2.The album is a re-recording of the singer’s 1970 album and could land the 72-year-old his ninth Top 10 album.Then in fourth ar
AC/DC ‘new music confirmed in new pictures’ with Brian Johnson back on vocals | Music | Entertainment

AC/DC ‘new music confirmed in new pictures’ with Brian Johnson back on vocals | Music | Entertainment

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A Brazilian AC/DC fan site screengrabbed three images and posted them.They said: "Possible images of a new clip were leaked on the official AC / DC website. They have already been deleted. We are waiting for more information."One image shows the band's iconic logo bathed in red lights.The other two shots show the five members of the band performing for what many are speculating is a new video to promote a new single.SCROLL DOWN TO SEE THE IMAGESif(typeof utag_data.ads.fb_pixel!=="undefined"&&utag_data.ads.fb_pixel==!0){!function(f,b,e,v,n,t,s){if(f.fbq)return;n=f.fbq=function(){n.callMethod?n.callMethod.apply(n,arguments):n.queue.push(arguments)};if(!f._fbq)f._fbq=n;n.push=n;n.loaded=!0;n.version='2.0';n.queue=[];t=b.createElement(e);t.async=!0;t.src=v;s=b.getElementsByTagName(e)[0];s.p...
Michael Jackson lived with Jane Fonda ‘We got naked together in the pool’ | Music | Entertainment

Michael Jackson lived with Jane Fonda ‘We got naked together in the pool’ | Music | Entertainment

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Jackson was only 23 at the time of their friendship but already a huge global star. Fonda was 44, an Oscar-winner and about to enter a new phase of her career as a worldwide home video workout sensation. Thrughout his life, the pop star enjoyed intense relationships with older women, from Diana Ross to Elizabeth Taylor but it's never been reported that he got naked with any of them except Fonda. What exactly was going on in that summer of 1981?Fonda recalled their fun times last night on a US chat show, Watch What Happens with Andy Cohen.Despite how rich and famous both of them were, they lived very simply, with the pop megastar crashing on a mattress on the floor. Fonda said: "When I was making... On Golden Pond up in New Hampshire, he came and lived with me for about a week, in the sa
New Hope Club: How The Beatles provided ‘a lot’ of inspiration for band’s new music | Music | Entertainment

New Hope Club: How The Beatles provided ‘a lot’ of inspiration for band’s new music | Music | Entertainment

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New Hope Club, a pop trio comprised of three young artists - Reece, Blake, and George - has been quietly growing over the past few years. While not truly in the mainstream popularity just yet, they haven't struggled to sell out enormous venues throughout their tour.2020 was due to be the band's biggest year yet, but with COVID 19 thwarting their plans, they instead turned to virtual gigs.Over the course of August the band performed live online to their fans on the dates they were supposed to be physically there.And with such renown across huge swathes of Europe, it didn't take long for their online shows to fill up.New Hope Club exclusively caught up with Express.co.uk last month to discuss their shows, their influences, and indeed the future of the band.Over the phone the band seemed h...