YOU ARE THE PLASTIC
To celebrate the 2021 release of JOHN LENNON/PLASTIC ONO BAND - THE ULTIMATE MIXES, you are invited to select a part of the album cover artwork and join the Plastic Ono Band.
At plasticonoband.com, the album cover has been divided into 100 pixel squares. Choose a section of the artwork and leave a personal message for us all to enjoy. Together we will create a beautiful time capsule to celebrate love, peace and
John’s music and lyrics, all around the world.
A dream you dream alone is only a dream,
A dream you dream together is reality.
Yoko Ono Lennon
THERE ARE NO MORE SQUARES AVAILABLE. WHAT NOW?
Now all the squares have been filled, please take the time to explore some of the beautiful messages they contain.
If you have a Spotify account, you can generate a unique playlist made up of 11 songs, randomly selected from across the entire release. Add your message and share it with someone you love!
JOHN LENNON/PLASTIC ONO BAND - THE ULTIMATE MIXES. SUPER DELUXE BOX SET.
WHO ARE THE Plastic Ono Band?
Plastic Ono Band was a concept of Yoko’s - an imaginary band. A conceptual group which exists only in the mind. You’re in it. Everybody’s in the Plastic Ono Band. We’re all members of the Plastic Ono Band. We’re all members of the conceptual
- John Lennon
“The concept of Plastic Ono Band was ‘the message is the music’. So everyone on the recording is in it, everyone listening to the recording is in it, everyone who sings the song is in it, you’re in it and everyone in the world is in it – making
Plastic Ono Band the most musical and imaginative group in the world.”
- Yoko Ono Lennon
What message should I leave?
Make a wish, leave a message of hope, write a love letter, share your favourite lyric - it’s up to you!
Please refrain from writing anything offensive, obscene or defamatory. Moderators reserve the right to remove anything obviously offensive.
CAN OTHER PEOPLE SEE MY MESSAGE?
Yes, all messages are visible on the site.
Why do I need to leave my email address?
We will send you an email to verify that it’s you. Click the link in the email to verify your message and claim your square.
How long does my message STAY on the site?
Your message will stay active for as long as the website, so make sure you write something you’re happy with before you post it!
How many squares can I select?
Only one square can be selected per email address.
How do we use your data?
What can I do with MY square?
Once you verify your square you’ll receive an email with your unique square number and links to share it.
Will leaving my email automatically add me to the mailing list?
Only if you decide to opt-in. You can unsubscribe at any time.
IS THIS AN NFT?
No. When you select a square you are not purchasing an NFT. The squares hold no monetary value and cannot be exchanged for anything.
Yoko and Phil Spector co-producing the Plastic Ono Band of John, Ringo and Klaus in Studio 3 at EMI Recording Studios, autumn 1970 —— Illustration by and © Klaus Voormann.
‘A Family Tree’ illustration by John Lennon of John & Yoko under a tree, 1970 © Yoko Ono Lennon.
Plastic Ono Band album cover photograph of John & Yoko under an oak tree taken by Dan Richter at Tittenhurst Park, Ascot, autumn 1970 © Yoko Ono Lennon.