John Lennon 1971

May 1971

Title: "Imagine" Filming - Around The Kitchen Table With George Harrison
Type: TV Special
Filming Location: Tittenhurst Park, Ascot, England
Filming Date: May 26th 1971
Broadcast Date: June 6th 1971
Country Of Broadcast: UK
Duration: 02:07 Minutes
Quality: A-
Notes: John & Yoko, after their encounter with Claudio went and got some sleep having been up all night recording. They emerged again around 6pm to find "Sounds" photographer "Spud" Murphy waiting for them (brief footage in “Above Us Only Sky”).
He was allowed to take photos whilst they gathered in the kitchen. Not long after the musicians for that night`s session started to arrive.
Nicky Hopkins, Klaus Voormaan, Alan White, Phil Spector (in a 3 piece suit!) and...George Harrison.
By this stage John was busily writing out the slogan "Make Love Not War" in different languages and the cameras caught part of this which was seen in the documentary "Gimme Some Truth" in 2000.

Around kitchen table with photographer "Spud" Murphy
"Above Us Only Sky" (2018): 0:20

Around kitchen table with George writing out the slogan "Make Love Not War"
"Gimme Some Truth" (2000): 1:47