Dhani Harrison was a featured performer Nov. 2 at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) 2013 Art + Film Gala honoring director Martin Scorsese and artist David Hockney. You can see pictures of Dhani performing in the slideshow.
The event, according to Variety, was attended by Jane Fonda, Warren Beatty, Leonard DiCaprio, Henry Winkler, Jimmy Kimmel, Bob Newhart and Mary J. Blige, among others.
WIN A SIGNED “NEW”: Wonder what all those sudden links to Paul McCartney's website floating around Facebook are for? Paul McCartney announced an online “Queenie Eye” game Nov. 4 that will award the winner a signed copy of “NEW.” To be the lucky person, you must share a link, like this one, on Twitter and Facebook. The players with the most clicks will work their way up the leaderboard. The contest site advises, “And remember to check the account you signed up with as often as possible. We’ll be throwing the ball any day...!” To get started, go here. And if you were wondering, the identity of the beauty in “Queenie Eye” has been revealed. It's Ariana DiLorenzo of Ariana and the Rose. Her picture is in the slideshow.
YOKO AUSTRALIAN INTERVIEW: Derryn Hinch did an in-depth chat with Yoko Ono Sunday for Australian TV. You can see it in the video spot or here. She currently has an art exhibit, "War Is Over (If You Want It) in Sydney and will be featured in a special event, "In Conversation With Yoko Ono: War Is Over! (If You Want It) Nov. 17 at the Joan Sutherland Theatre presented by the Sydney Opera House and Museum of Contemporary Art Australia. (Thanks to Ian Swan.)
THE LIFE OF ERIC: Monty Python and Rutles star Eric Idle, a longtime friend of George Harrison, spent his childhood between the ages of 3 and 9 in Wallasey in Merseyside, according to the makes of a new webpage on Facebook, The Life of Eric, launched for stories about how the Mersey area shaped his career. You can find it here.
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