In choosing photos for this blog, I usually shy away from really famous ones Iwo Jima, the Time Square Kiss because the chances are that most people not only have seen them but also know the backstories behind them some probably even better than I do. Two rare vintage photographs of John Lennon and Yoko Ono posing naked have emerged for sale. The images were used on the couple's album. Years ago, before American society had achieved full pornofication, the raciest image in a teenager's room might be an album cover.
Unfinished Music No. Pixies, ween, John Lennon, Yoko Ono, Pulp, The Strokes, Prince half-naked girl on the cover, until the borderline between "sexy" and "sexist". Long before a body-positive movement really existed, the couple tried to present themselves as simply 'two slightly overweight ex-junkies'.
There are many versions of what went down at Keith Moon's 20th birthday party but they all involve the Who drummer ending up without pants. We know the bacchanal took place at the Holiday Inn in Flint, Michigan, and that Moon, fleeing sheriff's deputies, slipped on some birthday cake and chipped his tooth. As for the rest? Maybe the festivities began with the drummer dynamiting toilets.
A famous nude image of John Lennon and Yoko Ono that adorned their album cover is to be made into an advert for vodka. pm: Absolut vodka is believed to have paid £ for a nude picture of John Lennon and Yoko Ono to use in an ad. By Claire Cozens.
comprising three black and white prints of a nude John Lennon and Yoko Ono taken by Lennon on a time-delay camera; one print showing.
The picture of John Lennon and Yoko Ono lying on the floor together a curl up together in bed, and I asked them to pose nude in an embrace.
The Museu de l'Eròtica of Barcelona presents its two new collections, Bag One and Two Virgins. They are a series of drawings and lithographs.