And in John Lennon news, there’s previously unknown version of “Imagine.” Oh, and his killer is staying in jail.

Among the treasures to be found on an upcoming six-disc John Lennon box set devoted just to his most famous solo album, is a never-before-released version of the title track.

The box–with 140 remixed and remastered tracks–will include “scores of previously unheard demos, rare outtakes and isolated track elements.” Cool, right?

Read more about the Imagine reissue here.

In other John Lennon news, his assassin. Mark David Chapman, has been denied parole for the tenth time.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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