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Yoko Ono to release two 10” LPs with Antony and John Zorn for her 82nd birthday

Yoko Ono is turning 82 this year, and to celebrate she is releasing two 10" record collaborations with New York scene stalwarts Antony and John Zorn. The Antony release features The Johnsons vocalist duetting with Ono on her "I Love You Earth” and "I'm Going Away Smiling”, with Thomas Bartlett on piano. The other 10", Blink, was recorded with Zorn during the 25th anniversary broadcast of David Garland's Spinning On Air programme on New York's WNYC radio station in 2012. Both records are released on 18 February by Chimera Music.

The money raised from sales of the records will go to the Rain Forest Trust and John Zorn's non-profit New York performance space, The Stone.

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