John Lennon bus rolls into town with big prize for local musicians
His voice may have been silenced three decades ago, but his love of music and musical education continues to circle communities across the world.
The John Lennon bus is was in town today for a special ceremony at the Old Town School of Folk Music.
The bus is a state-of-the-art recording and video studio, and a Chicago band is being presented the grand prize award for winning a contest.
Seven Old Town employees, also known as Jonas Friddle and the Majority are the 2013 winners of the International John Lennon songwriting contest, a win that nets them $20,000 dollars in cash as well as studio and editing equipment.
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