This Saturday, October 9, 2010 on what would have been John Lennon's 70th birthday, NPR News' Weekend Edition shares rarely heard audio from an historic interview with the legendary musician.
Audiences can hear the tapes of Lennon on NPR Member stations (find locally at npr.org/stations) and online at the Weekend Edition page of NPR.org where extended and additional clips will also be available.
For John Lennon's 70th Birthday the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum will seal time capsules not to be opened until 2040.
In honor of John Lennon's 70th birthday on Saturday, October 9, 2010, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum and BoxofVision LLC will create three authorized time capsules of John Lennon's post-Beatles recordings and fan contributions.
From left to right: Yoko Ono Lennon, Sir George Martin, Sir Paul McCartney, Giles Martin, Ringo Starr, Barbara Starkey, Gilles Ste-Croix, Senior VP of Creative Content for Cirque du Soleil and Olivia Harrison ...