Glass Onion: On John Lennon show

Glass Onion: On John Lennon

Summary: A deep dive into the music and complex psychology of John Lennon, featuring interviews with such noted authors and podcasters as David Bedford, Dan Richter, Jude Kessler, Kit O'Toole and Ken McNab, as well as ex-Quarrymen bandmates Rod Davis and Colin Hanton

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 Episode 41- John Lennon's Psychology with Kirk Honda & Humberto Castañeda | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:16:50

I'm joined by Dr. Kirk Honda and Humberto Castañeda of the 'Psychology In Seattle' podcast to talk about the inordinately complex psychology of John Lennon. We touch on some of his darker sides and where some of his behaviour may have come from internally, as well as discussing fame and the relationship between the star and the public. The file is available as a downloadable mp3 Enjoy! Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page- www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon you tube version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3cKewsri0q0 Please (x many) like, follow, share, subscribe, rate, review etc… links: Psychology In Seattle podcast https://psychologyinseattle.squarespace.com Gabor Mate on addiction (I recommend Gabor Mate on anything!) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARyq_BtCVMo

 Episode 40- Nowhere Boy with Scott Phipps (Part 2 of 2) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:56:08

Scott Phipps and I wrap up our review of the 2009 film 'Nowhere' Boy', which deals with the young John Lennon and the simultaneous events of his promising but ultimately tragic relationship with his incredible mother Julia and his new musical partnership with local boys Paul and George Please see below links to Scott's many podcasts The file is available as a downloadable mp3 Enjoy! Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page- www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon you tube version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sAtOVocYmJE Please (x many) like, follow, share, subscribe, rate, review etc… links: Scott's Podcasts (Reel Britannia, The Stinking Pause, Rainbow Valley) directory.libsyn.com/shows/view/id/reelbritannia stinkingpause.libsyn.com podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/rain…ey/id1155497385 Rod Davis and Colin Hanton's appearances on this show https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_xxuSPCcPXU&list=PLfcvNY5rJpFx4JkwQzYs9C4Gp-pFxTTn0&index=4&t=129s https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x08QCG27l1g&list=PLfcvNY5rJpFx4JkwQzYs9C4Gp-pFxTTn0&index=27 'Looking For Lennon' trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U--YYfzyea4

 Episode 39- Nowhere Boy with Scott Phipps (Part 1 of 2) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:04:35

I'm joined once again by Scott Phipps to review the 2009 film 'Nowhere' Boy', which deals with John's early life and his promising but ultimately tragic relationship with his incredible mother Julia Please see below links to Scott's many podcasts The file is available as a downloadable mp3 Enjoy! Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page- www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon you tube version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQedrbl0oOA Please (x many) like, follow, share, subscribe, rate, review etc… links: Scott's Podcasts (Reel Britannia, The Stinking Pause, Rainbow Valley) directory.libsyn.com/shows/view/id/reelbritannia stinkingpause.libsyn.com podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/rain…ey/id1155497385 Aunt Mimi interview 1981 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LRqU2teFtw8&t=227s 'Nowhere Boy' UK trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a-lAIGGK8O4

 Episode 38- How I Won The War (Reel Britannia film podcast) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:23:20

Your host recently appeared with Scott and Steven on the excellent 'Reel Britannia' film podcast to discuss the 1967 film 'How I Won The War', filmed in 1966 and featuring John Lennon in a supporting role. Please see below links to Scott's many podcasts Enjoy! Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page- www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon you tube version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YQpOnzV4dLs&t=11s Please (x many) like, follow, share, subscribe, rate, review etc… links: Scott's Podcasts (Reel Britannia, The Stinking Pause, Rainbow Valley) https://directory.libsyn.com/shows/view/id/reelbritannia http://stinkingpause.libsyn.com https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/rainbow-valley/id1155497385 John's scenes in 'How I Won The War' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KEZFe94xpkk

 Episode 37- Nowhere Man: The Final Days of John Lennon with Robert Rosen | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:12:29

Author Robert Rosen joins me to talk about his 2000 book on the last years of John Lennon's life, as told through the diaries that Robert transcribed in the early 80s, as well as his new book, 'Bobby In Naziland', which details his early life growing up in a neighbourhood of Brooklyn still living under the shadow of World War II Please see below links to Robert's website and direct links to his 3 books, which are all available where books are sold Enjoy! Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page- www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon you tube version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u4yZmS7FuPc Please (x many) like, follow, share, subscribe etc… links: Robert's website http://www.robertrosennyc.com Bobby In Naziland https://www.amazon.com/Bobby-Naziland-Flatbush-Robert-Rosen-ebook/dp/B07X58KCLW/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=bobby+in+naziland&qid=1588254309&s=books&sr=1-1 Nowhere Man (2015 edition) https://www.amazon.com/Nowhere-Man-Final-Days-Lennon-ebook/dp/B015RXUD6U/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=nowhere+man+robert+rosen&qid=1588254349&s=books&sr=1-1 Beaver Street https://www.amazon.com/Beaver-Street-History-Modern-Pornography-ebook/dp/B006T2UG16/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=robert+rosen+beaver+street&qid=1588254461&s=books&sr=1-1

 Episode 36 - Addendum: MDC, John, Marlon and myself | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 02:03:38

We round off a contentious series of episodes (please come back if you've left!) with a reading of my notes on MDC and the political era of John Lennon's life, and some additional insights regarding shared character traits and common problems with identity. Please don't judge me, just have a listen if you feel inclined The file is available as a direct download mp3 you tube version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SAcVslyBvE0 Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon Please (x many) like, follow, share, subscribe etc…

 Episode 35- The John Lennon Assassination ('Those Conspiracy Guys' swapcast) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:46:41

Gordon Rochford from ‘Those Conspiracy Guys’ joins me for a swapcast about the most contentious Lennon topic of all. We talk about John Lennon, his political activities and cultural influence, and we discuss alternative theories regarding the assassination and who may have actually been behind it. There is a link to Gordo’s show below. The file is available as a direct download mp3 Enjoy! you tube version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lCUIgjxaUX0 Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon Please (x many) like, follow, share, subscribe etc… links 'Those Conspiracy Guys' Website https://thoseconspiracyguys.com MDC documentary https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OkmaGvdJIZU 'Yesterday' John Lennon clip https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ONU_H0EjIg Derren Brown 'Assassin' clip (mind control) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wipVDW3Vc4A Tom Secker podcast about the Covid-19 media response and effects https://www.spyculture.com/lockdown-the-dark-side-of-social-distancing-full-episode

 Bonus Episode #5- JL, JFK & Bobby D (Tomorrow Never Knows podcast) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:54:41

Your humble host returns to the 'Tomorrow Never Knows' kingdom to riff with Bob Wilson and Warren Brown on John Lennon's best songs, Mark David Chapman, 'Murder Most Foul' and other topics and to play acoustic versions of some Beatles and Dylan classics. A link to Bob and Warren's show can be found below The file is available as a direct download mp3 Enjoy! Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page- www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon Please (x many) like, follow, share, subscribe etc… links: Tomorrow Never Knows podcast and FB page link https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMfuLnuAqMs9xxtmSngkO7Q https://www.facebook.com/tomorrowneverknowswithbobwilson The Man Who Shot John Lennon (1988 documentary) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OkmaGvdJIZU Antony's music discography https://antonyrotunno.bandcamp.com

 Episode 34- John Lennon's Best Songs with Jason Barnard of The Strange Brew | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 02:04:09

Jason and I conclude our talk, this time choosing (and waxing lyrical about) what we consider to be John Lennon's best songs, spanning a 15-year period. There are multiple audio clips to keep you interested and to complement our conversation. The file is available as a direct download mp3 Enjoy! Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page- www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon Please (x many) like, follow, share, subscribe etc… links: Jason's show https://thestrangebrew.co.uk Jason's talk with Ken Scott (transcript) https://thestrangebrew.co.uk/articles/ken-scott-abbey-road-to-ziggy-stardust/?fbclid=IwAR1WQEsDfQBxfvcZSmOejjDOfzkyabw3N5zgvFzfsqR9U76r8zlTa3uH74I Howard Goodall on The Beatles https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZQS91wVdvYc Junior Parker- Tomorrow Never Knows https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z1YKfu5sD24 The Evolution of Strawberry Fields Forever https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZW61Qn97DXM The Dirty Mac - Yer Blues (Rock and Roll Circus) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JeFwaWFTGYU I'm Losing You (The Hit Factory 1980) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FEtQD02bH5E

 Episode 33- John Lennon's 'Worst' Songs with Jason Barnard of The Strange Brew | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 00:54:57

Jason Barnard of the Strange Brew podcast joins me in the first of a 2-parter looking at John Lennon's best and worst songs. This time we tackle the worst, bearing in mind that being the 'worst' of JL's songs doesn't necessarily make them bad. Part 2 coming very soon The file is available as a direct download mp3 Enjoy! you tube version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZPa0kw-dWd8 Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page- www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon Please like, follow, share, subscribe etc… links: Jason's podcast https://thestrangebrew.co.uk JL's most underrated solo songs https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-news/20-underappreciated-john-lennon-solo-songs-234008/

 Episode 32- John Lennon in 1970 with Dave Thurmaier (Part 2 of 2) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:27:05

Dave and I conclude our look at John Lennon's remarkable 1970 with the aid of multiple sound clips. After last week's set up, we get to 3 major events, which are John's 'Primal Therapy' treatment, his inflammatory 'Lennon Remembers' December interview with Rolling Stone magazine and finally the seminal 'Plastic Ono Band' album The file is available as a direct download mp3 Enjoy! you tube version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RgZb1yKce4A Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page- www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon Please like, follow, share, subscribe etc… links Dave's Beatles podcast and 'All Things Must Pass' episode ivegotabeatlespodcast.podbean.com https://ivegotabeatlespodcast.podbean.com/e/episode-149-all-things-must-pass-at-50-part-i/ The full Rolling Stone interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ZhBQRzBAa8 Clip from the Classic Albums episode on 'Plastic Ono Band' https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mI5NmhfqQGk

 Episode 31 - John Lennon in 1970 with Dave Thurmaier (Part 1 of 2) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:25:24

Music professor and Beatles podcaster Dave Thurmaier joins me to talk about the remarkable year of 1970 and John Lennon's part in it. In Part 1, we start with events of the year, films and non-Lennon music before delving into the 'Instant Karma' and the break-up of the Beatles. Part 2 coming next week The file is available as a direct download mp3 Enjoy! you tube version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yy5p2wMQU04 Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page- www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon Please like, follow, share, subscribe etc… links Dave's Beatles podcast https://ivegotabeatlespodcast.podbean.com Instant Karma on Top of the Pops https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8ZQny1XxOdI 1970 in music https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1970_in_music

 Bonus Episode #4 - Antony's appearance on the 'Tomorrow Never Knows' podcast | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:45:02

Your humble host was delighted to appear on this Beatles podcast with Bob Wilson and Warren Brown in January. Our topic was the White Album but the conversation branched out into discussion of the Rutles, John and Yoko's relationship and Bob Dylan among other things. I also gave an inpromptu mini-concert and we had some 'after chat' about JFK and other 'dark web' topics. The artwork on the home page is by Warren. The file is available as a direct download mp3 Enjoy! Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page- www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon Please like, follow, share, subscribe etc… links Bob and Warren's other shows https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLJ8mfz92iCugKfleUIq0L62oaaoms8YW_ Tomorrow Never Knows Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/tomorrowneverknowswithbobwilson Interview with John Barbour re: JFK https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yUA3Yaap7yA&list=PLJ8mfz92iCugKfleUIq0L62oaaoms8YW_&index=11&t=0s My show on Revolution 9 https://www.podbean.com/media/share/dir-m6zcd-7f27ede?utm_campaign=w_share_ep&utm_medium=dlink&utm_source=w_share

 Episode 30 - John Lennon on Film: The Good, The Bad and the Cameos with Ed Chen | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:41:29

Ed of the ‘When They Was Fab’ podcast joins me to look at a wide variety of depictions (both factual and fictional plus all points in-between) of the enigma that was John Lennon, as well as brief discussion of John’s own appearances on film as an ‘actor’. (cover picture - Ian Hart as John Lennon - not Ed Chen!) The file is available as a direct download mp3 Enjoy! you tube version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uj8iggmBzoE Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page- www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon Please like, follow, share, subscribe etc… links Ed's podcast and our recent Rutles show https://whentheywasfab.podbean.com https://whentheywasfab.podbean.com/e/202002-goose-step-mama-rutlemania-%e2%80%94-antony-rotunno-neil-innes-the-fab-four-alt 'Two Of Us' and 'Naked' full films https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-MWxsgA-DJI https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iGUcaU4p_rM&t=2837s&has_verified=1 Walk Hard Beatles scene (extended) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6frgnqTo1eM

 Episode 29 - Imagine 1988 film review with Scott Phipps (Part 2 of 2) | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:11:19

Scott and I complete our review and discussion of the 1988 film 'Imagine: John Lennon', a film dear to both of our hearts. We pick up one of the great rock life stories from 1968 until its tragic ending. Scott and I will be reconvening in the next month to review ‘How I Won The War’ so stay (metaphorically) tuned for that! The file is available as a direct download mp3 Enjoy! you tube version https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7LdKFhX6jRk Feedback to glassonionpod@yahoo.com Facebook page- www.facebook.com/glassonionjlpod Twitter page twitter.com/OnionLennon Please like, follow, share, subscribe etc… links John & Yoko vs Al Capp https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iYxFO8o-t2E&t=11s John vs Gloria Emerson https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VHmfTV-abRU&t=58s The World of John & Yoko (1969 doc) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kznlrFLpebE Scott’s podcasts (Reel Britannia, Stinking Pause, Rainbow Valley) https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/reel-britannia/id1252427836 http://stinkingpause.libsyn.com/ http://rainbowvalley.libsyn.com/podcast

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