Ringo Starr

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1/11/21-Ringo’s latest

Source: music-news.com Sir Ringo Starr keen to hit the road again. The 80-year-old former Beatles drummer has been spending the Covid-19 lockdown recording music, painting and keeping fit at the Los Angeles home he shares with his wife, former Bond girl Barbara Bach, 73, but he's ready to play some shows with his All Star Band now. Speaking to the Daily Mirror newspaper, Ringo - who real name is Richard […]

todayJanuary 11, 2021

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09/15/19-Beatles news

Source: music-news.com Former Beatles bandmates Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney have reunited to record a John Lennon song. "Grow Old With Me" will feature on Ringo's upcoming album, "What's My Name" released on 25 October (19). "I really wanted Paul to play on it, and he said yes," Starr explains, revealing the inspiration to record the tune came from Jack Douglas, who produced Lennon and Yoko Ono’s "Double Fantasy" album. […]

todaySeptember 15, 2019

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8/23/18-McCartney on drinking

Paul McCartney has cut back on his drinking to one "big glass" of wine a week, insisting grandad can't party like he used to. The former Beatles star, who is now a grandfather to eight kids, tells Mojo magazine he went on a bender after the Fab Four split in the 1970s and spent many days hammered as he worked on the start of what would become a very successful […]

todayAugust 23, 2018

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12/30/17-Gibb & Starr UK award

Beatles legend Ringo Starr and the Bee Gees' Barry Gibb have been awarded knighthoods in Queen Elizabeth it's New Year's Honors List. Ringo was recently reported to be among those set to receive top honors in 2018, and on Friday, the news was confirmed. The rocker, who became a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) in 1965, joins his old band mate Paul McCartney in […]

todayDecember 30, 2017

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6/1/17-Ringo’s 77th: Peace

Ringo Starr will turn 77 on July 7 and, for the tenth straight year, he wants to bring people together in the name of “Peace and Love”. The tradition started in 2008 in Chicago when Ringo gathered fans for a short ceremony. He has since taken it to New York, Hamburg, Nashville and, for the last three years, in Los Angeles at the Capitol Records Tower. Once again, Ringo is […]

todayJune 1, 2017

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4/4/17-Ringo @ Sgt. Pepper 50!

50th anniversary of Sgt. Pepper will see an expanded edition of the ground-breaking album. Beatles drummer Ringo Starr has said the new version of their album is ‘great, like the original four-track. But now my drums are back, the over-dubs and things lost them originally. Now they are back. I’m so happy to hear it the way we did it.’ "Now, the drums have been lifted and come through as […]

todayApril 4, 2017

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9/23/16-Ringo's peace song

“Peace and Love”. There has rarely been an appearance by Ringo Starr in the last few decades where he didn’t make his favorite declaration. On Thursday, he took that message to a brand new song, Now The Time Has Come, which was written for the U.S.’s International Day of Peace. While Ringo does appear in the video and sings one verse of the song, he also gives up the lead […]

todaySeptember 23, 2016

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4/14/16-Ringo says no to bigots

Ringo Starr has joined Bruce Springsteen in boycotting the state of North Carolina over recent LGBT legislation. Many are doing the same in Mississippi. The government in Charlotte recently passed an ordinance that loosened the gender identification of transsexual people as far as public facilities were concerned. The state of North Carolina overrode the ordinance passing one that applied statewide that limited use of facilities to the gender listed on […]

todayApril 14, 2016

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3/9/16-Sir George Martin Passes

(CNN) Sir George Martin, the music producer whose collaboration with the Beatles helped redraw the boundaries of popular music, died Tuesday, according to his management company. He was 90. Martin died "peacefully at home" in England, according to Adam Sharp, the founder of C A Management which represents the music producer. "In a career that spanned seven decades he was recognized globally as one of music's most creative talents and […]

todayMarch 9, 2016

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