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Artists Call For Gun Control

Artists Call For Gun Control

Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Joan Jett and a bunch of other artists are calling for an end to gun violence.  The musicians signed an open letter to Congress this week which says, in part, “As leading artists and executives in the music industry, we are adding our voices to the chorus of Americans demanding change. …

Ringo Starr Auctioning Off Beatles Stuff

Ringo Starr Auctioning Off Beatles Stuff

Ringo Starr is auctioning off a bunch of Beatles memorabilia from his own personal collection.  Starr has more than 13-hundred items up for grabs through Julien’s Auctions in early December, including his original U.K. pressing of the White Album, stamped No. 0000001.  John Lennon was previously thought to have the first copy although reports have…

Ringo Starr Announces Fall Tour Dates

Ringo Starr Announces Fall Tour Dates

Ringo Starr has more shows on the horizon.  The former Beatle has unveiled a new slate of fall tour dates.  Pollstar.com says he’ll launch the trek in San Francisco on October 1st, and wrap up the month-long run with a show in Brooklyn, New York on Halloween.  Ringo is heading out once again with his…

Ringo Starr Announces New Solo Album, “Postcards From Paradise”

Ringo Starr Announces New Solo Album, "Postcards From Paradise"

Ringo Starr will be sending out his “Postcards from Paradise” in a couple of months.  That’s the name of the former Beatle’s latest solo album, which is slated to arrive March 31st.  “Postcards from Paradise” will be made up of eleven original songs, including the first one Ringo wrote with his All-Starr Band, “Island in…

Ringo Starr Says He’s Finished New Album

Ringo Starr Says He's Finished New Album

Ringo Starr will soon be back with a new album.  In his December update, the Beatles drummer tells fans he’s finished his next record, and plans to release it early next year.  The still-untitled studio effort will be his first since “Ringo 2012.”  Starr also suggests that fans will be able to see his All-Starr…

Ringo Starr Excited To “Finally” Get Spot In Rock Hall

Ringo Starr Excited To "Finally" Get Spot In Rock Hall

Ringo Starr says he’s excited to be getting some recognition from the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.  The Beatles drummer is set to receive the Award for Musical Excellence next year when the Class of 2015 is inducted in Cleveland.  Starr tells “Rolling Stone” the honor isn’t something he’s been spending a lot of…

Ringo Starr Launching Fall All Starr Band Tour

Ringo Starr Launching Fall All Starr Band Tour

Ringo is taking his All Starrs back on the road.  The former Beatle is kicking off a 16-date fall tour in Tulsa, Oklahoma on Thursday.  The rock legend says he’s thrilled to be heading out for another run of shows this year.  He tells “NME” that while “a lot of the bands wanna do it…

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