Archive for the 'Yoko Ono' Category

Thursday, July 13th, 2017

In the liner notes of 1971’s Fly, Yoko Ono included a special note about Fluxus instrument maker Joe Jones: “I was always fascinated by the idea of making special instruments for special emotions — instruments that lead us to emotions arrived by their own motives rather than by our control.” That idea, of implement informing […]

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

I’ll never forget the exasperated look on the guy’s face, standing behind the counter, holding up the copy of Yoko Ono’s Plastic Ono Band I was attempting to purchase. “This is the Yoko version of the record,” he said, repeating it for the second time. Pointing with his index figure at the album cover, at the […]