John Lennon's White Feather

John Lennon's White Feather Jun 4, 2009

John Lennon's first wife, Cynthia Lennon, and their son, Julian, are to launch a new exhibition featuring memorabilia in the name of a new charity. More
Beatles Launch Game With Charity Download

Beatles Launch Game With Charity Download Jun 3, 2009

Former Beatles Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr were in California earlier this week to launch the new Xbox The Beatles:Rock Band game. During the event, the musicians announced that one of the songs from the game, All You Need Is Love, will be released exclusively as a download through Xbox Live, with proceeds to benefit Doctors Without Borders. More
Beatles Day 2009 To Benefit Charity Appeals

Beatles Day 2009 To Benefit Charity Appeals May 13, 2009

Fans of the Fab Four around the world will have the chance to celebrate their favorite band during Beatles Day 09 and raise money for the Imagine Appeal for the Alder Hey Children’s Hospital and the Marina Dalglish Appeal for a radiotherapy centre in Liverpool. More
Yoko Ono Revisits Acorn Peace Campaign

Yoko Ono Revisits Acorn Peace Campaign May 5, 2009

Yoko Ono is to recreate a peace promotion she originally carried out in 1969 with her husband, John Lennon, to celebrate its 40th anniversary. More
Jarvis Cocker To Play For Children's Hospital

Jarvis Cocker To Play For Children's Hospital Mar 31, 2009

British musician Jarvis Cocker is to play a special charity gig in Manchester next month. More
Yoko Ono To Auction Artwork On World Autism Awareness Day

Yoko Ono To Auction Artwork On World Autism Awareness Day Mar 18, 2009

Yoko Ono – artist, singer and widow of former Beatle John Lennon – is to unveil a new mural titled at UN headquarters next month in honor of World Autism Awareness Day. More
James Taylor To Headline Musicians On Call Benefit

James Taylor To Headline Musicians On Call Benefit Feb 5, 2009

Musicians on Call has announced Grammy award winner James Taylor as the headliner for their 5th Annual Benefit Concert & Auction which will take place at the world-famous Hard Rock Cafe New York in Times Square on February 24, 2009. The exclusive V.I.P. event will include a red carpet, with special appearances by artists and celebrities committed to the cause. More
Visit Abbey Road Studios To Benefit Cancer Research

Visit Abbey Road Studios To Benefit Cancer Research Jan 6, 2009

Cancer Research UK has announced February 26 as the date of their annual Sound & Vision event at Abbey Road Studios in London. More
John Lennon Serves Up Song For Charity CD

John Lennon Serves Up Song For Charity CD Dec 30, 2008

Hot on the heels of John Lennon’s charity TV advertisements for lap tops, Hard Rock International is proud to announce the launch of its 2008 global “Imagine There’s No Hunger” campaign to benefit WHY, a nonprofit organization that strives to fight against hunger and poverty in America and around the world. More
John Lennon Imagines From Beyond The Grave

John Lennon Imagines From Beyond The Grave Dec 29, 2008

“Imagine every child, no matter where in the world they were, could access a universe of knowledge,” says John Lennon in a new TV advertisment. “They would have a chance to learn, to dream, to achieve anything they want. I tried to do it through my music. But now, you can do it in a very different way. You can give a child a laptop and more than imagine. You can change the world.” More
Springsteen Serves Again For World Hunger Year

Springsteen Serves Again For World Hunger Year Dec 16, 2008

Bruce Springsteen has once again donated a song to the World Hunger Year organization for a new benefit CD. More
Stars Hold Bed-In For Peace

Stars Hold Bed-In For Peace Jun 3, 2008

Thirty nine years ago, celebrities didn’t have to travel round the world to give peace a chance. They didn’t need to rush to the poorest places, be seen at the flashiest charity parties, donate their old clothes to online auctions (well, they didn’t have the internet, so that last one was definitely out of the question). All they needed to do was stay in bed. Just ask John Lennon and Yoko Ono. OK, so you can’t exactly ask John Lennon, but you get the idea. Because back in 1969, when that illustrious pair held their famous bed-ins for peace, the world was a much simpler place – people wore their hair long, their feet bare, and smiled more than today. And believe it or not, history repeated itself last week. More
Icons Of Music Rock On For Charity

Icons Of Music Rock On For Charity May 26, 2008

The second annual Music Rising Icons Of Music auction will be held on 31 May at NYC’s Hard Rock Café, and is to broadcast live by the Auction Network. More
New CD To Raise Aid For Darfur

New CD To Raise Aid For Darfur Jun 19, 2007

Instant Karma: The Amnesty International Campaign To Save Darfur is a new CD that seeks to raise aid for the humanitarian catastrophe in Darfur. It features the music of John Lennon recorded by some of the world’s best known musicians. More