John Lennon

Weekend Edition: January 16

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:11 am

[Photo Credit: Vivienne Gucwa]

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Boogie Staff Picks: The Year in Graffiti [2010]

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 2:18 am

Today’s list looks at five memorable moments in local graffiti from 2010.

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Abbey Road on Canal Street

Posted December 8, 2010 at 6:28 am

We were walking down Canal Street and had the sudden urge to document the scene.  Crowds of people in the zebra crossing at Mott Street with a ginormous Beatles billboard as backdrop.  It was an Abbey Road moment for the die-hard Beatlemaniac within us. Apropos, considering today is the thirtieth anniversary of John Lennon’s murder […]

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Chico’s John Lennon Mural Erased

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 2:18 am

This wound cuts pretty deep. In the wake of Mark David Chapman’s recent parole hearing postponement, coincidentally, Chico’s John Lennon mural at 9 Avenue B has vanished.  Definitely one of the best pieces in his vast body of work. Instead, we are now left with drab brown paint.

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John Lennon – RIP

Posted December 8, 2009 at 2:13 pm

“Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.”  –Beautiful Boy 29 years ago… RIP, John.

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John Lennon (1941 – 1980) – RIP

Last modified July 12, 2009 at 11:52 pm

[Photo: Wikipedia] On this day in 1980, Mark David Chapman murdered John Lennon outside The Dakota apartment building in NYC.