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17 November 2015
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John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band album artwork

Written by: Lennon
Recorded: 26 September – 23 October 1970
Producers: John Lennon, Yoko Ono, Phil Spector

Released: 11 December 1970

John Lennon: vocals, piano, Hammond organ
Klaus Voormann: bass guitar
Ringo Starr: drums

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Despite having been celebrated throughout much of the 1960s as one of the world’s greatest…

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14 October 2020
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really sad that no one’s commented on this song since the original post

20 April 2021
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Video of the Raw Studio Mix of take 29…

The video contains Easter Eggs, listed in the spoiler.

Timed Easter Eggs; Filmed upstairs at John & Yoko’s home, Tittenhurst Park, 16 July 1971.

0:00 John & Yoko’s Master Bedroom
0:11 Yoko’s book ‘Grapefruit’ (1971)
0:13 Phone, books, record player, cowboy boots
0:26 Various artworks
0:32 Grapefruit, A Box of Smile (1971)
0:34 Polaroid ‘Big Shot’ camera, radio, phone
0:36 Film projector with reels of film and audio on the shelves
0:40 Record player and records including Two Virgins (1968)
0:47 Yoko’s vintage chinoiserie desk
0:55 John’s bedroom composing piano – upon which ‘Imagine ‘ and many other songs were written
1:00 Two of John’s Mona Lisas (on the floor) and Yoko’s Add Colour Painting (1966) (on the wall)
1:03 Bathroom
1:12 Dressing Room 1
1:17 Some of John’s guitar cases
1:29 Laughing Buddha
1:36 Apple Corps paperweight
1:40 Dressing Room 2
1:43 Secret mirrored door
2:00 Julian’s Bedroom
2:07 Stairwell
2:10 Five Steamer Trunks
2:11 Kitchenette
2:11 Tiffany lamp, switchboard phone on the floor
2:12 Short stairs up to John & Yoko’s bedroom
2:14 Balcony
2:26 Dovecote
2:37 Dressing Room & Spare Bedroom
2:52 Tall window to John & Yoko’s bedroom
Directed by John & Yoko. Camera: Nic Knowland.

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20 April 2021
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I spent last night going through the new videos of POB on the Lennon YT channel, fortunate that the video for Isolation , my favorite from the album is posted today. 

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20 April 2021
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My favourite solo Lennon song. And that’s saying something. Heartfelt and brutal simplicity. 

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21 April 2021
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Listened to this song a lot during the early days of lockdown, really struck a chord for obvious reasons. 

I love the raw vocals and that new video, giving us a glimpse at their chaotic but somehow relaxing home!

I think it's great you're going through a phase,

and I'm awfully glad it'll all be over in a couple

of days

 

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14 May 2021
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I’ve heard this song a few times in the last few days listening to my new copy of the 50th box.  It’s definitely one of those examples of John pouring emotion into the music that makes POB so good.

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14 May 2021
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There are some places where John holds back on the album and it just increases the power of what he’s trying to say.

‘working class hero’ and “isolation” are perfect examples. 

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