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Stars Congratulate Danny Boyle On Olympic Show

28th July 2012

Ringo Starr, Bette Midler and Christina Applegate were among the stars who offered their congratulations to Danny Boyle as his spectacular show opened the Olympic Games in London on Friday night (27Jul12).The festivities kicked off...

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Paul Mccartney Glad Beatles Never Reunited

26th July 2012

Sir Paul McCartney is glad The Beatles never reunited. The legendary 'Get Back' band ended in 1969 amidst legal wrangling and the bassist-and-singer - one of the surviving two members of the group, alongside Ringo...

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Is The New Beatles Album The Most Pointless Compilation Ever?

25th July 2012

The Beatles are celebrating the 50th anniversary of their first hit and boy are they not bothered if anyone knows about it. To mark the occasion of the group's first UK Top 40 singles hit...

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The Things They Say 25666

9th July 2012

"It's just another number, isn't it? You know, that's how it is - it used to be just two years. Ooh, now five. Now 40..." Ringo Starr has no plans to mark the 50th anniversary...

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Ringo Starr Marks Birthday With Fans At Peace Event

8th July 2012

Ringo Starr shared his 72nd birthday with fans on Saturday (07Jul12) as he hosted a special peace event in Nashville, Tennessee.The Beatles star urged devotees to mark his big day by wishing everyone "peace and...

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Ringo Starr: 'My Sons Won't Be Part Of Beatles Kids Band'

27th June 2012

Ringo Starr's sons have wrecked the dreams of Beatles fans hoping to see the kids of the Fab Four onstage together, insisting they won't be a part of such a concept.The idea was suggested by...

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The Things They Say 25591

27th June 2012

"I've said from day one I'm not doing the Olympics unless I do a sprint... I know my son's closing it (Olympics) with The Who." Ringo Starr insists he won't be joining his former Beatles...

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Surviving Beatles Pay Tribute To Victor Spinetti

20th June 2012

Surviving Beatles Sir Paul Mccartney and Ringo Starr have paid tribute to former collaborator Victor Spinetti.The veteran Welsh actor died earlier this week (begs18Jun12) at the age of 82 after losing his battle with prostate...

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Ringo Starr Paints On Tour

18th June 2012

Ringo Starr paints to keep himself busy when he's touring. The former Beatles drummer began creating artwork in 2005, drawing on his computer before graduating to brushes, and creates most of his pieces while on...

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Ringo Starr's Birthplace Saved After Public Outrage At Demolition Plans

14th June 2012

Plans to destroy Ringo Starr's birthplace have been axed following a "tide" of public outrage.Officials in the Beatles legend's hometown of Liverpool, England were keen to demolish the property at 9 Madryn Street, where Starr...

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Paul Mccartney & Ringo Starr Reunite At Dhani Harrison's Top Secret Wedding

11th June 2012

Beatles Sir Paul Mccartney and Ringo Starr reunited in England at the weekend (09Jun12) as George Harrison's son Dhani secretly wed former model Solveig Karadottir.The two music legends joined actors Tom Hanks and Clive Owen...

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Paul Mccartney & Ringo Starr Reunite At Dhani Harrison's Top Secret Wedding

11th June 2012

Beatles Sir Paul Mccartney and Ringo Starr reunited in England at the weekend (09Jun12) as George Harrison's son Dhani secretly wed former model Solveig Karadottir.The two music legends joined actors Tom Hanks and Clive Owen...

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Chris Jericho: All Music Goes Back To The Beatles

25th May 2012

Chris Jericho thinks all modern music is influenced by The Beatles.The Fozzy frontman says that even his band's brand of heavy metal stems from the melodies of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo...

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The Things They Say 25190

18th May 2012

"I've been asked to write my autobiography and really they only want 8 years (1962-1970), and I keep saying it would be five volumes before I even got into the band!" The Beatles drummer Ringo...

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Ringo Starr Has Lost Beatles Photos

15th May 2012

Ringo Starr has lost track of the treasure trove of Beatles snaps he took at the beginning of his career with the Fab Four - and fears he'll never see them again.The rocker took thousands...

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Paul Mccartney To Finish George Harrison Song?

14th May 2012

Sir Paul McCartney may finish a recording by George Harrison.The Beatles legends could be reunited on a song almost 12 years after George's death from cancer in 2001, as his widow, Olivia, has launched a...

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Mad Men Producers Shell Out $250,000 For Beatles Track

9th May 2012

The producers of Mad Men have shelled out an impressive sum of $250,000 in order to use a Beatles song in one of their new episodes. The New York Daily News revealed today that the...

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Ringo Starr And Dave Stewart To Make Film Musical

1st May 2012

The Beatles legend Ringo Starr and Eurythmics rocker Dave Stewart have signed up for a big screen musical.The film will tell the coming-of-age story of kids who form a band in a depressed mining town,...

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Levon Helm 'In Last Stages Of Cancer,' Family Asks For Prayers

18th April 2012

Levon Helm, the singer and drummer of The Band is in "the final stages of cancer," the Wall Street Journal have reported. Levon's family have released a statement informing his fans of his current condition,...

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Ringo Starr Sick With Stage Fright Before Shows

10th April 2012

Beatles legend Ringo Starr is so wracked with stage fright he regularly vomits before performing.The drummer, who has been in the spotlight for 50 years, gets so nervous before stepping out on stage he becomes...

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Ringo Starr's Sickening Stage Fright

10th April 2012

Ringo Starr gets such bad stage fright he is often sick before performances.The Beatles legend says despite being a star for over 50 years he still suffers from nerves and is scared about getting on...

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James Mccartney To Form The Beatles 2.0 With Sean Lennon?

4th April 2012

Paul MCCartney's son, James Mccartney, has hinted that The Beatles - The Next Generation is a distinct possibility. In an interview with the Bbc, James explained that the idea of The Beatles: Version 2.0, featuring...

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The Sons Of The Beatles To Form Band?

3rd April 2012

The sons of The Beatles are considering forming a band.James McCartney - son of Sir Paul, the legendary group's bassist - has discussed playing with the offspring of drummer Ringo Starr, singer and guitarist John...

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Sir Peter Blake Recreates Classic Beatles Cover On 80th Birthday

2nd April 2012

Sir Peter Blake has recreated The Beatles' classic 'Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band' album cover. The English pop artist chose a number of British cultural icons for the redesigned artwork to mark his 80th...

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The Things They Say 24743

27th March 2012

"When we were in the Beatles, George brought me this kit of, like, 15 drums. When it came time to do a fill, I couldn't hit anything. It was too confusing. I said, 'F**k it,...

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Fascinating Fact 13131

27th March 2012

Ringo Starr will celebrate his 72nd birthday onstage at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville on 7 July (12). The gig will mark Starr's first performance on the famed country music stage.

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The Things They Say 24738

26th March 2012

"The main thing is not to be afraid of that, to get to a place where you'll go gracefully, not screaming and kicking up a fuss." Ringo Starr offers up his thoughts on death.

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Davy Jones' Bandmates Lead Tributes To Him

29th February 2012

Davy Jones' The Monkees bandmates have led tributes to him following his death earlier today (29.02.12).Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith and Peter Tork have all taken to their Facebook accounts to praise the singer - who...

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Davy Jones' Bandmates Lead Tributes To Him

29th February 2012

Davy Jones' The Monkees bandmates have led tributes to him following his death earlier today (29.02.12).Micky Dolenz, Michael Nesmith and Peter Tork have all taken to their Facebook accounts to praise the singer - who...

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Paul Mccartney On The Beatles Reunion That Never Was

17th February 2012

Paul Mccartney has spoken to Rolling Stone magazine about the Beatles reunion that never was. The bass player of one of the world's most seminal musical outfits explained to the magazine's reporter that although the...

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