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Why Ringo Preferred Playing John Lennon Songs Over Paul McCartney’s in His Beatles Days

By ffrannkk|2020-01-17T10:08:47-08:00January 17th, 2020|Categories: Barticles, Beatles Music, George Harrison, John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Come Together, George Harrison, Helter Skelter, John Lennon, John songs, Little Richard, Paul McCartney, Paul songs, Ringo Starr, Rock n Roll, Sgt. Pepper, She's Leaving Home, The Beatles, Yer Blues, Yesterday|

by Eric Schaal ShowBiz CheatSheet Jan. 15, 2020 While The Beatles had several peaks together collectively, the band members didn’t always see it that way. Take Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, which is often called the greatest album of all time. Neither George Harrison nor Ringo Starr had a great time making that record. George [...]

New Orleans Jazz Fest 2020 lineup: Musical acts announced

By ffrannkk|2020-01-16T10:17:45-08:00January 16th, 2020|Categories: Concerts, Events, Featured Post, Live Shows, Rock 'n Roll News|Tags: Aaron Neville, Brandi Carlile, Brittany Howard, Buddy Guy, Chick Corea: Vigilette, Dead & Company, Elvis Costello & The Imposters, Erykah Badu, Foo Fighters, H.E.R., Irma Thomas, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, Jimmy Cliff, John Prine, Jon Batiste & Friends, Keb’ Mo’, Kool & the Gang, Lenny Kravitz, Lionel Richie, Lizzo, Maggie Rogers, Michael Franti & Spearhead, Nicky Jam, Nile Rodgers & CHIC, Norah Jones, Of Monsters and Men, Rickie Lee Jones, Stevie Nicks, Tank and The Bangas, The Avett Brothers, The Beach Boys, The Black Crowes, The Isley Brothers, The Lumineers, The Revivalists, The Who, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, WuTang Clan featuring The Soul Rebels|

Lizzo, The Who, Foo Fighters and more.... From Gambit, New Orleans, LA Jake Clapp Gambit staff writer The Who, Foo Fighters, Lizzo and Erykah Badu are among the headliners set to play this year's New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. The festival this morning announced the lineup for its 51st edition, which takes place Thursday-Sunday, April [...]

GEORGE AND RINGO’S HANDWRITTEN LYRICS … Hit Auction Block

By ffrannkk|2020-01-11T10:34:44-08:00January 11th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: George Harrison, handwritten lyrics, Ringo Starr, The Beatles, White Album|

from TMZ.com There's a special piece of Beatles memorabilia up for sale ... handwritten lyrics to a classic song from the 'White Album' scribbled by George Harrison and Ringo Starr!!! The lyrics to George's signature song "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" are penned on the back of a studio recording sheet, and it's going up for [...]

Ringo Starr “loved” Richard Curtis and Danny Boyle’s Beatles movie ‘Yesterday’

By ffrannkk|2019-12-17T12:14:13-08:00December 17th, 2019|Categories: Beatles Music, Featured Post, Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr|Tags: Barbara Bach, Danny Boyle, Hamish Patel, Olivia Harrison, Richard Curtis, Ringo Starr, Yesterday|

Ringo Starr has given the thumbs up to Yesterday, the recent Beatles movie directed by Danny Boyle and Richard Curtis. Speaking from the red carpet of the Global Citizen Awards at the Royal Albert Hall, Ringo appeared to not remember about the film, but gave his seal of approval after being reminded by his Bond actress [...]

Huey Lewis & The News are Back!

By ffrannkk|2019-12-09T14:18:40-08:00December 6th, 2019|Categories: Rock 'n Roll News, Uncategorized|Tags: Huey Lewis, Huey Lewis & The News, New Music, San Francisco, San Francisco Chrinicle|

I know this is a predominantly Beatles site, but I must admit, as a music lover, I have always had an affinity for Huey Lewis & The News (among others). I just heard they are to release a new album in February 2020-their first since 2001. So...I feel I have to share the GOOD "News" with [...]

Paul Announces #FreshenUpTour Dates in France, Belgium, Netherlands and Germany!

By ffrannkk|2019-12-09T14:19:58-08:00November 25th, 2019|Categories: Concerts, Paul McCartney|Tags: Belgium, Concert, France, FreshenUpTour, Germany, Paul McCartney, The Beatles, The Netherlands|

Following confirmation of his headline slot at the 2020 Glastonbury Festival next June, today Paul announces new shows in France, Belgium, Netherlands and Germany to take place next year. Pre-sale tickets for the France shows will be available to purchase from 10am local time on Tuesday 26th November. To purchase pre-sale tickets on Tuesday, click the [...]