revived the Plastic Ono Band
for a concert on Tuesday night that was part tribute, part vanity project and all irresistible fun.
The show belonged as much to her son Sean Lennon
, 34, as to Ono
, 76. Looking and sounding like his famous father, Sean Lennon
pulled together an all-star lineup that included Eric Clapton
, Paul Simon
and Bette Midler
as special guests.
Plastic Ono Band
was the name of the conceptual supergroup that recorded John Lennon
's "Give Peace A Chance
" in 1969 and one Ono
had not used artistically since the 1970s.
The succession of stars led to the inevitable sing-along of that anthem for the encore at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.
played with fellow rockers Klaus Voormann
and Jim Keltner
- all members of the original Plastic Ono Band
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