Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr Reveals Rare Intimate Shots of the Beatles in New Photographic Print Series

1 of 13<p>Throughout the whirlwind journey of Beatlemania and beyond, Ringo Starr usually had a camera at the ready. “We always had a professional …

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The absurdly violent and gay Beatles movie that never got made

In a box overlooking the Royal Albert Hall, The Beatles, dressed in drag, are aiming a sniper rifle at the speaker below.<p>The Fab Four are in an …

October 19: Photograph

<b>October 19: The photograph as memento.</b><p>Let’s simply remember the UK release date 44 years ago, <b>today in 1973</b>, of Ringo Starr’s single, <i>Photograph</i>; it’s …

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55 Years Ago: The Beatles Make Their Television Debut

The Beatles’ first television appearance wasn’t the band’s big break, a star-making performance or anything like that. But it did help them sell a …

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THE HYST LIST // The Top 10 Accidents of Metal

Heavy metal is the law that keeps us united free. Even so, a lot of metal is stage managed to the last detail.<p><b>Iron Maiden</b> has its nine-foot tall …

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Ringo Starr Remembers His 'Good Friend' Tom Petty, Talks New Album

Last week's music world tragedies were a double whammy for Ringo Starr.Rock's leading proponent of "peace and love" had advanced book to Las Vegas …

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Ringo Starr on 'Good Friend' Tom Petty's Death: 'It Was a Shock'

"I got to know him over the years, really got to know him when he was in the [Traveling] Wilburys 'cause of George [Harrison]," drummer says<p>Ringo …

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Something for all in Cleveland

We left Cleveland unable to figure out what the ridicule is all about.<p>Who hasn’t heard a comedian describe Cleveland as some kind of hellhole? …

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Time Traveling Drunk Warns That Space Aliens Are Coming!

A Casper man claiming to be from the future, has been arrested for having too much to drink in the present.<br>Casper Police officers say at around …

Aliens

Ringo Starr Recruits Paul McCartney and All-Star Bassists For “Give More Love”

It’s safe to say that in the 60 years he’s been playing drums, Ringo Starr has made a few friends. So for his new release, <i>Give More Love</i>, he’s …

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Unreleased Beatles demo up for auction on eBay

A recording of the song "What Goes On," by The Beatles, dating from 1963 is currently up for sale on the British version of the eBay …

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Ringo Starr’s Wife Barbara Bach First Saw Her Future Husband as a Teenager at a Beatles Concert

1 of 10<p>Ringo Starr first became close with his future wife, actress Barbara Bach, in 1980 when they costarred in the film comedy <i>Caveman</i>. But in a …

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Ringo Starr's wife Barbara Bach first saw her future husband as a teenager at a Beatles concert

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Unreleased 1963 Beatles Demo Up for Sale on eBay: Listen to a Snippet

A rare, unreleased demo of The Beatles song “What Goes On” is currently on sale through a listing on eBay, via the website Parlogram. This 1963 demo …

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Beatles’ Unreleased 1963 Demo Up for Auction: Listen | Pitchfork

A rare unreleased Beatles demo is now up for sale on eBay via Parlogram, as <i>Billboard</i> points out. The 1963 demo version of “What Goes On” predates the recording sung by Ringo Starr, which appears on 1965’s <i>Rubber Soul</i>. John Lennon sings on the demo instead, and it features different lyrics from the …

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23 Photos That Prove Beatles Fans Were Doing The Absolute Most In The '60s

KatyCats and Beliebers ain't got nothing on Beatlemania.

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All the Crap Music Small Talk You're Going to Make in Freshers' Week

"Wanna head down to the open mic night?"<p>As mum's sobs ring in your ears and the Scunthorpe United stickers on the back of dad's Skoda sink into the quicksands of memory, remind yourself that this is what you wanted. You chose this. You chose to be deployed in a too-small bedroom with nothing but a …

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In defence of Ringo Starr – a masterful drummer and the Beatles' unsung genius

He may have lacked precision and showmanship, and he did write Octopus’s Garden. But those who dismiss Ringo as a journeyman who got lucky wildly underestimate a rhythmic powerhouse<p>In 1983, the British comedian Jasper Carrott made an unhelpful contribution to Beatles legend when he coined a joke …

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Eric Clapton and The Beatles, Part 2: Rocking the Eighties and Beyond

Sometime in late 1967, when the Beatles' George Harrison invited Cream's Eric Clapton to play guitar on a tune—a psychedelic instrumental rocker that …

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From stuffed-crust Ringo Starr to Jessie J's crackers: a history of embarrassing pop star ads

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Lady Gaga postpones European tour - Music News LIVE - BBC

Live Updates<p>Okay that's Monday's MNL done.<p>Scroll down to find out exactly why Gaga has postponed her tour and why U2 and Ed Sheeran cancelled their gigs in America too.<p>There's a new music video from Bjork that will send you into a trance and also news of Ryan Adams putting himself forward for the …

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Ringo Starr On Brexit, Beatlemania And 'Give More Love'

Ringo Starr, now 77 and one of the world's first bona fide rock stars, is still working at an incredible pace. The former Beatles drummer just released his 19th studio album, titled <i>Give More Love —</i> and that's if we're not counting the numerous projects he put out with the Fab Four before the band …

Music

The best Beatles solo songs

Yet the songs each would write and record in the first decade after their ending are arguably as worthy additions to the pop songbook as the …

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'If We Give Nothing Else, We Have to Give Love': Ringo Starr Continues His Push for Peace on New Album

“We’re on the Road Again” isn’t just the lead track on Ringo Starr‘s new album, <i>Give More Love</i>—it’s a way of life. Among the most famous people on the …

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Ringo Starr serenades wife Barbara Bach on Give More Love

It is impossible to divorce the world’s most famous drummer from The Beatles in your mind.<p>Love or hate his singing voice, his lead vocals on songs …

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What’s your ‘crappiest’ claim to fame? This Twitter user wants to know

What’s your claim to fame? Did you meet the Obamas while on vacation? Did you sit next to Patti Smith on a NYC subway? No? Maybe your claim to fame …

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The week in Brexit: who said what?

Take our quiz of Brexit-related quotes, after a week that saw the EU Withdrawal Bill pass its first parliamentary test<p>"Brexit is a distraction, not a solution, to the problems this country is facing."<p>Tony Blair<p>David Cameron<p>Gordon Brown<p>George Osborne<p>“We want a relationship which allows us to trade …

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Soundtrack Of My Life: Ringo Starr

The Beatles star talks the tracks that changed his life<p><b>The first song I fell in love with</b><p>Gene Autry – ‘South Of The Border’<p>“They used to play it on …

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Review: Ringo Starr Brings Unfadable Rock & Roll Optimism, Just When We Need It

Our take on the latest studio album from the Beatles beatmaster<p>Jah bless Richard Starkey, rock's mischievously minimalist id and Eternal-Optimist …

Music

One of the Beatles Is a Fan of Brexit

Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr is a fan of Brexit, he revealed in an interview with BBC Wednesday night, noting that England should be pleased it …

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