Justin Bond: "What a Bastard the World Is"

Tonight in Brooklyn, the legendary Plastic Ono Band will reassemble for a rare performance paying tribute to Yoko Ono’s music through the years. For those under 40, The Plastic Ono Band was John Lennon‘s first solo project outside the Beatles, and were his support group in Toronto for the Rock and Roll Revival, his […]

Plastic Ono Band's Eclectic NY Lineup Includes Clapton, Midler

Yoko's back

There was great anticipation and mystery for the lineup of the New York show on the Plastic Ono Band‘s forthcoming five date tour, and the announcement this morning via Yoko Ono’s Twitter feed didn’t disappoint. The February 16 event will bring together original members of the Plastic Ono Band, Eric Clapton and […]

EPMD is in Town

When I type that line, I can’t help but think of their song “Strictly Snappin’ Necks” from the first album “Strictly Business,” released in 1987. I was late on EPMD and didn’t get into them until the following summer, but they are one of my favorite artists of all time.

Originally from Brentwood, Long Island, […]