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New Music By George Harrison Set To Be Released

Previously-unheard music by George Harrison is set to be released.The Beatles legend left behind a lot of unfinished material before his death aged 58 in 2001 and his widow Olivia and son Dhani, 37, are...

Keith Richards Dismisses The Beatles As A Live Band

Keith Richards doesn't think The Beatles were a great live band.The 72-year-old guitarist appreciates the music of The Fab Four, the 60s rock rivals of his group The Rolling Stones, but doesn't think they ever...

Paul Mccartney Wishes Ringo Starr A Happy 76th With Throwback Photo

MCCartney took to his Twitter account to post the snap, taken by his late wife Linda, of the pair at AIR Studios on the Caribbean island of Montserrat. Ringo celebrated his birthday...

Ringo Starr: 'I Won't Be Reversing My No Autograph Rule'

Devotees gathered outside the Capitol Records building in Los Angeles on Thursday (07Jul16) to help the former Beatles drummer celebrate his 76th birthday at a free street gig. He also asked fans...

Ringo Starr Announces Third 'Peace And Love' Birthday Salute In Los Angeles

The former Beatles star annually urges fans to join him for a 'Peace and Love' salute at noon wherever they are on his birthday, and this year he'll be joined his wife Barbara...

Tributes Pour In For The Legendary Muhammad Ali Who Has Died Aged 74

Tributes are pouring in for legendary boxer Muhammad Ali who has died aged 74. The three-time heavyweight champion, who was widely regarded as the greatest of all time, died on Friday evening (June 3rd) a...

Ringo Starr Reveals 2017 Album Plans

The 75-year-old musician is most famous for being the drummer of The Beatles, but has also enjoyed solo success since his time in the band, with 18 solo studio albums to his name. A 19th...

Axl Rose: 'I'm Not Signing Stuff Anymore'

The Guns N' Roses star has told devotees to stop asking him to sign stuff because he's not interested in helping opportunists get rich by using his name. The singer, who is...

Judd Apatow Wants His Movies To Give 'Good Buzz'

The director and producer has spawned hits such as Trainwreck, Funny People and This Is 40, all of which have won him a massive fan base. One of Judd's upcoming releases on which he acts...

Ringo Starr Reunites With Joe Walsh Onstage

The former Eagles star was wrapping up his performance at the Forum in Inglewood when he introduced Ringo to the audience for the encore, much to the crowd's delight. Together, the old...

Father John Misty Vows To Play North Carolina To Protest Controversial Law

The singer/songwriter has become the latest musician to condemn the state's House Bill 2 legislation, known as the 'Bathroom Bill', which restricts the public toilets transgenders can use. Bruce Springsteen announced he...

Pearl Jam Pull North Carolina Date

Springsteen scrapped a show in Greensboro earlier this month (Apr15) following the introduction of the HB2 legislation, which restricts the public toilets transgenders can use, and Starr quickly followed suit, axing shows there...

Rockers Boston Scrap North Carolina Shows Over Anti-lgbt Law

Bruce Springsteen and Ringo Starr recently cancelled concerts in the area, citing their disgust at legislators' House Bill 2 (HB2), a recently-introduced anti-LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) state law, which restricts the...

Elton John And Jk Rowling Top List Of Charitable Celebrities

Sir Elton John and JK Rowling are officially Britain’s most charitable celebrities, according to the Sunday Times’ Giving List. The music icon and the author both gave away a hefty amount of their fortune to...

Bruce Springsteen Warns Michigan About Anti-gay Laws

The singer pulled out of a gig in North Carolina earlier this month (Apr16) due to its law which prohibits people in the state from using bathrooms or changing facilities which are...

Mumford & Sons Donating North Carolina Gig Proceeds To Lgbtq Charity

The British rockers have opted to honour their scheduled show in the state, while others, like Ringo Starr and Bruce Springsteen, have scrapped gigs to protest recently-passed legislation, which forces transgender people to...

Ringo Starr Joins Bruce Springsteen In North Carolina Boycott After 'Bathroom Bill'

Ringo Starr joins those in protest of the newly enacted 'bathroom bill' in North Carolina by cancelling his upcoming show in the state. He is among a group of celebrities rallying against the new law,...

Ringo Starr Cancels North Carolina Show Over New State Law

Days after The Boss pulled out of a gig in Greensboro at the weekend (10Apr16) to protest the launch of new legislation, which forces transgender residents to use gender-specific restrooms in the state,...

New Anti-gay Law Forces Sharon Stone Out Of Mississippi

The actress has written to Mississippi Film Studios President Rick Moore, explaining her reasons for moving the production of The Principal, which tackles cyber-bullying. She explains she cannot do business in the...

Ringo Starr's Childhood Home Sells To Fan

Jackie Holmes paid $99,000 (£70,000) for the property in Admiral Grove, Toxteth, where Starr, then Richard Starkey, lived from the age of three until he became drummer Pete Best's replacement in the Fab...

Ringo Starr's Childhood Home In Liverpool Sells For £70k At Auction

The childhood home of The Beatles’ drummer Ringo Starr has been sold at an auction in Liverpool for £70,000, to a fan who also owns properties connected with John Lennon and George Harrison.The property of...

Paul Mccartney Pays Tribute 'Second Father' George Martin

The 73-year-old musician worked closely with Martin during his time in The Beatles, with the musical director even earning the nickname the 'Fifth Beatle' due to his work with the band.Following the tragic news that...

Music Producer George Martin Dies Aged 90

The legendary producer was often referred to as the Fifth Beatle due to his work with the iconic band. Beatles drummer Ringo Starr first revealed the tragic news on his Twitter.com page, writing: "God bless...

Paul Mccartney And Ringo Starr Pay Tribute To Engineer And Archivist Allan Rouse

Details surrounding Rouse's death on Saturday (20Feb16) have yet to be released, but according to reports he suffered from a lengthy illness. Rouse began scoring films at Abbey Road Studios in...

Ringo Starr's Twitter Page Hacked

Fans of the veteran rocker became suspicious after noticing a series of odd messages pop up on Ringo's micro-blogging profile, with one retweet stating, "f**k the beatles". Another criticised One Direction star...

'Come Together' Is The Most Popular Beatles Track On Spotify

It’s been less than a week since The Beatles’ back catalogue finally hit streaming services and music fans all over the world have been indulging in all the Fab Four’s classic hits. But the band’s...

The Beatles' Back Catalogue Confirmed To Hit Streaming Services On Christmas Eve

The Beatles music has finally been confirmed as hitting a range of streaming services just in time for Christmas. The band’s official twitter account made the announcement today, with their full catalogue becoming available from...

Beatles Christmas Card Up For Auction

The festive greeting was signed by the legendary band in December, 1963, as they stood on the brink of global superstardom at the height of Beatlemania in the U.K. It was sent...

Could The Beatles Be Ready To Hit Streaming Services On Christmas Eve?

It's been a long wait for fans, but The Beatles are rumoured to finally be about to begin releasing their music on streaming services and tracks could come as early as Christmas Eve. Despite being...

Legal Battle Over Ringo Starr's Birthplace Ends

A fight broke out over the property at 9 Madryn Street after local officials decided the house should be torn down as part of a plan to regenerate the local area. Campaigners...

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