John Lennon: Remembering the Beatle on His Birthday

October 9th, 2009 by Rolling Stone Leave a reply »

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While we’ve been celebrating the Beatles’ immeasurable contributions to modern music nearly every day since the release of the band’s fantastic remastered albums and The Beatles: Rock Band, there’s an extra reason to break out Fab Four memories this weekend: John Lennon would have been 69 years old today had he not been gunned down 29 years ago in New York. To celebrate his remarkable life and music, Rolling Stone recommends diving into our essential Beatles page, which is stocked with photos, an album guide and more Fab Four artifacts. Check out the best of the bunch here:

• Rolling Stone’s Essential Beatles Coverage

• Hear John Lennon’s historic 1970 interview

• Photos: John Lennon’s NYC Years


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