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"I Just Let Things Happen": A Conversation with Yoko Ono
13 Oct 2013 // 8:14 PM
Though she turned 80 this year, Yoko Ono shows no signs of slowing down. As her conversation with PopMatters reveals, her career continues to explore new territory -- and defy all expectations.
It's Me, I'm Alive: A Conversation with Yoko Ono
7 Feb 2010 // 3:00 PM
PopMatters sits down with Yoko Ono to discuss her most recent artistic output along with the big ideas of life, death, and the Beatles.
Yoko Ono: Antony & Yoko / Yoko Ono & John Zorn
7 Apr 2015 // 8:04 PM
With a pair of singles, Yoko Ono furthers her case for artistic relevance as a proponent of fringe music that, like much of her back catalogue, was never intended for mass consumption.
Yoko Ono: Open Your Box
2 Apr 2007 // 5:00 PM
As successful as Yoko Ono's latest collaborative effort was, the companion remix set frustrates more than it entrances.
The 10 Best Songs About New Beginnings
14 Jan 2015 // 5:07 AM
In honor of a new year, here is a list of songs that can help nudge even the idlest of souls off the couch in 2015.
"Another Name of Life to Me is Surprise": A Brief Chat with Yoko Ono
4 Jan 2011 // 2:00 AM
Yoko Ono may be the most popular septuangenarian you'll ever hear at a club. In a brief chat with PopMatters, she talks about dance remixes, her lack of regrets, and how another name of life for her is Surprise . . .
Toshi Ichiyanagi Is One of Today's Most Imaginative Composers of Traditional Works
22 May 2015 // 5:09 AM
This reserved and youthful-looking dean of Japanese music has become one of today’s most imaginative and compelling composers of traditional works.