Posts Tagged ‘Ringo Starr’
|The debut release on the new Vinyl Legacy record company is “Larry Kane’s Ticket to Ride,” a collection of exclusive interviews with John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr.
Larry Kane was the only broadcast journalist to travel to every stop on the Beatles’ 1964 and 1965 tours. He would go on to author “Ticket to Ride” (2003) and “Lennon Revealed” (2005).
Tags: George Harrison, John Lennon, Larry Kane, Larry Kane's Ticket to Ride, Lennon and McCartney interviews, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, The Beatles, Vinyl Legacy
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Michael Starr is writing a biography of Ringo Starr and is asking “anyone who has a Ringo story” to contact him.
|“My book will cover the entire arc of Ringo’s life, from his birth in Liverpool to the present-day. I’m very interested in exploring Ringo’s pre-Beatles life in Liverpool (family, friends, schooling, etc.) and how this shaped his life — since I feel this hasn’t ever really been covered with any depth (especially when compared to the early-life coverage of Paul McCartney, John Lennon and, to a lesser extent, George Harrison).”|
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|Ringo Starr has announced the dates for his summer tour with the latest incarnation of his All Starr Band.|
Tags: Ringo 2012, Ringo Starr, Ringo Starr and the All Starr Band tour
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|Ringo Starr’s new single, “Wings,” is available for download now.|
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A star-studded tribute to Buddy Holly will air on PBS in December.
“Buddy Holly: Listen To Me/The Ultimate Buddy Party” includes performances from a Buddy Holly 75th Birthday tribute concert that took place at the Music Box in Hollywood on September 7. Among the artists featured in the special are Stevie Nicks, Chris Isaak, Lyle Lovett, Raul Malo, Graham Nash, Paul Anka, Phil Everly, Patrick Stump and James Burton. There are also taped messages from big name fans of Holly, including Ringo Starr, Keith Richards, Brian Wilson, Jackson Browne and Eric Idle.
Tags: Brian Wilson, Buddy Holly, Chris Isaak, James Burton, Keith Richards, Listen to Me Buddy Holly, Paul Anka, Phil Everly, Ringo Starr, Stevie Nicks
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