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Drummers Who Have Dropped the Sticks – Part 1

Drummers are an essential part of the musical kingdom. They provide their band with a heartbeat, keep track of the timing, and make some glorious beats. Sometimes they’re mediocre, sometimes Ginger Baker good, and sometimes not very good at all – but they’re most always essential. From Dave Grohl to Phil Collins, there came a time in a few…
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Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band Rock Santa Barbara Bowl

Singer / songwriter / actor / artist / peacemaker / rock ‘n’ roll ringmaster Ringo Starr (who also happens to be the world’s most famous drummer) continues to spread magic everywhere he goes. On Saturday, July 12, on a beautiful night at the Santa Barbara Bowl lit by a bright full white moon,Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band entertained a capacity crowd of more than 4,500 fans of all ages who came to see the former Beatle and his illustrious six-man troupe…
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Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr To Perform Together on Beatles Special This Sunday Feb 9th

Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr will perform together on “The Beatles: The Night That Changed America – A GRAMMY® Salute,” airing this Sunday, Feb. 9, 8 – 10:30 p.m. ET/PT on the CBS Television Network. The primetime entertainment special — …
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New Releases Profile Welcome Returns From Favorite Veterans by Robert Kinsler

After surviving two weekends of Coachella and another weekend at Stagecoach, now might be the perfect time to relax and take in some great musical performances at home. AlanisMorisette2Artist: Alanis Morissette. Title: Alanis Morissette – Live at Montreux (Eagle Rock Entertainment). You might like if you enjoy: Paula Cole, Garbage. Tell me more: Last week marked the release of singer-songwriter Alanis Morissette’s first live release in a decade. “Alanis Morissette – Live at Montreux” (available on DVD, Blu-ray and audio CD) was filmed in high definition in summer 2012 and features …
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New Releases Profile Welcome Returns From Favorite Veterans

After surviving two weekends of Coachella and another weekend at Stagecoach, now might be the perfect time to relax and take in some great musical performances at home. Artist: Alanis Morissette. Title: Alanis Morissette – Live at Montreux (Eagle Rock Entertainment). You might like if you enjoy: Paula Cole, Garbage. Tell me more: Last week marked the release of singer-songwriter Alanis Morissette’s first live release in a decade. “Alanis Morissette – Live at Montreux” (available on DVD, Blu-ray and…
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Still Fab! The 10 Greatest Solo Albums By Former Beatles

Sure, The Beatles revolutionized music and created a body of work that will stand for centuries. That doesn’t mean, however, that the members of group didn’t go on to produce music that in some instances was just as timeless. Below are 10 solo albums made by Fab Four alumni that should be part of every record collection. Plastic Ono Band – John Lennon (1970). Few Beatles fans were prepared for the searing introspection John Lennon unleashed with his first solo album. Having recently undergone primal …
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Sights and Sounds: Ringo Starr, Noel Gallagher and Dawes

Wow, lots of news about some of my favorite artists has been released today…I’m sharing some of the media releases below! Ringo Starr is a living legend whose contribution to the roots of rock and roll is immeasurable, not only as a Beatle, but also through his prolific and successful solo career. In gathering a new group of iconic rockers to play as the All Starr band each tour, every configuration offers a new and memorable moment where we get to experience songs we all know and love. Ringo At The Ryman, filmed …
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Concert Review: Ringo Star and His All-Star Band

Over a half-century ago, a British band from Liverpool began making the waves that would turn into a world-wide phenomenon called The Beatles. Fifty years later, Beatles’ drummer Ringo Starr is still on the road, making new waves with his All-Star band made up of… well, musical all-stars. Known for Beatles-era songs like “Little Help From My Friends,” “Yellow Submarine” and “Octopus’ Garden”, as well as his solo hits “You’re Sixteen,” “Photograph” and “It Don’t Come Easy,” Starr performed those as well as material…
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Ringo Starr at The Fox Theater in Atlanta, GA

Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr brought his All-Star band to the Fox Theater in downtown Atlanta, GA, where he performed for a packed house of fans. Joining Ringo on stage were Steve Lukather (Toto), Gregg Rolie (Santana & Journey), Richard Page (Mister Mister), Todd Rundgren, Mark Rivera (Billy Joel), and Gregg Bissonette. Each performer took center stage in rotation to sing the songs that the audience came to hear. Music News Nashville was on hand to capture the evening in photos.
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Music Worth Buying: Ringo Starr and Le Voyage Dans La Lune

Orange County Register (CA) music critic Robert Kinsler and his co-host, TJR review new CDs. This week Robert discusses “2012” The new album by Ringo Starr and TJ talks about “Le Voyage Dans La Lune”, The electronic film score for film of the same name by the French Electronica Duo Air.
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Former Beatles Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr Come Together For Benefit

Former Beatles Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr reunited on an American stage for the first time in 17 years during this historic April 2009 Radio City Music Hall benefit concert, which will be broadcast in New York on THIRTEEN on …
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Ringo Starr & his 13th All Starr Band Set to Hit the Road

Ringo Starr announced his 13th All Starr Band, which will launch June 14, 2012 from Fallsview Casino in Niag
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