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DJ Fontana, Elvis Presley’s Drummer, Dies

By ffrannkk| 2018-06-15T10:03:16+00:00 June 15th, 2018|Categories: Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: DJ Fontana, Elvis Presley, Jeff Beck, Keiuth Richards, Lisa Marie Presley, Louisiana Hayride, Paul McCartney, Priscilla Presley, Ringo Starr, Rock and Roll|

D.J. Fontana, the legendary drummer who played alongside Elvis Presley, has died at the age of 87. His wife reported his death Thursday, according to the Associated Press. The rock 'n' roll pioneer died in his sleep Wednesday in Nashville, she said. The sideman, along with bandmates Bill Black and Scotty Moore, helped Elvis bring rock [...]

Paul McCartney Remains The Richest Person in the Music Industry in Britain

By ffrannkk| 2018-05-11T15:15:09+00:00 May 11th, 2018|Categories: Paul McCartney|Tags: Elton John, Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, mick jagger, Nancy Shevell, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Rod Stewart, Roger Waters, Sting, The Beatles|

BUT DID IT BUY HIM LOVE? WRITTEN BY Lianna Brinded UK Sunday Times May 09, 2018 Paul McCartney is still the richest person in the music industry in Britain. On May 13, the Sunday Times will publish its 2018 “Rich List,” ranking the 1,000 wealthiest people in the UK. It compiles the index by calculating net [...]

All 214 Artists in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Ranked From Best to Worst

By ffrannkk| 2018-05-02T14:14:52+00:00 May 2nd, 2018|Categories: Beatles Music, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Bob Dylan, Buddy holly, Chuck Berry, Elvis Presley, George Harrison, James Brown, John Lennon, Muddy Waters, Nirvana, Paul McCartney, Prince, Ringo Starr, The Beatles, The Ramones|

by Bill Wyman (not the one you're thinking of), of VULTURE.com There shouldn’t be a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The idea of a bunch of self-satisfied music-industry fat cats in tuxedos having rock stars assemble for a command performance in the Waldorf Astoria Ballroom once a year is precisely the sort of thing rock [...]

American English’s Ringo Continues to Study Beatles Style

By ffrannkk| 2018-04-25T10:28:40+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Categories: Beatles Covers, Beatles Music, Concerts, Live Shows, Ringo Starr|Tags: American English, Cover Bands, Ringo Starr, The Beatles|

By Sheryl DeVore News-Sun Tom Gable, who plays the part of Ringo in American English, admits when he first got the gig he thought since he loved the Beatles, he already knew all about the style of the Fab Four’s drummer. “At first, I didn’t really dig in too deep into the head of Ringo, because [...]

The Beatles? Not Such a Fab Four After All

By ffrannkk| 2018-04-13T10:27:40+00:00 April 13th, 2018|Categories: Beatlesarama News!, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Apple, As Time Goes By, Derek Taylor, George Harrison, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Publicist, Ringo Starr, The Beatles|

By RAY CONNOLLY FOR THE DAILY MAIL One morning in 1968, I was sitting at my desk at the London Evening Standard when we got a tip-off that John Lennon had been arrested on a drugs charge. My job at the time was — among much else — to cover everything Beatles. So, I telephoned their [...]

Ringo Starr Inks Music Publishing Deal With Bertelsmann

By ffrannkk| 2018-04-11T11:44:06+00:00 April 11th, 2018|Categories: Ringo Starr, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: George Harrison, John Lennon, music, music publishing, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Sir Richard Starkey, The Beatles|

by Keith J. Kelly New York Post Sir Ringo Starr has inked a worldwide music catalog deal with Bertelsmann that will feature songs from his solo catalog as well as popular Beatles songs where he controlled the rights. The deal for Starr — who finally was knighted last month by Prince William — involves rights in [...]

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