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Ringo Goes Online

Former BEATLE RINGO STARR has signed a new deal to allow fans to download his music from the internet. Following in the footstep of ex-bandmate Sir Paul MCCartney, Starr's Capitol/EMI catalogue - including 1970 album...

Starr: 'I Didn't Rate Sgt Pepper's'

Former BEATLE RINGO STARR sees nothing special about the forthcoming 40th anniversary of the Fab Four album SGT PEPPER'S LONELY HEART CLUB BAND - because he never liked it. The LP is hailed by many...

Ringo Starr 'Unimpressed' By Rolling Stones Live

THE BEATLES drummer RINGO STARR is unimpressed by the ROLLING STONES' live performances - and insists he'd rather watch them from the comfort of his own home. The star admits he didn't enjoy sitting in...

Mccartney Plans Last "Great" Song

Paul McCartney is masterminding the release of the "last great" Beatles single, it has been reported. The former Beatle is to turn fragments of Now and Then, a song written by John Lennon, into a...

By on 30 April 2007

Starr's Recording Sessions Memory Fails Him

Veteran rocker RINGO STARR's memory isn't what it used to be - he can't remember playing on the debut album by his former Beatle bandmate GEORGE HARRISON. Drummer Starr actually performed on most of the...

Starr: 'The Police Reunion Was Boring'

Former BEATLE RINGO STARR has branded STING "really boring", after the Police singer failed to impress with his performance at this year's (07) Grammy Awards. The awards ceremony was the first time the Every Breath...

Beatles And Emi Work It Out

The Beatles' record company Apple Corps has reached a settlement with EMI over unpaid royalties, meaning the band's songs could finally be made available to download on the internet.A further step to getting the Beatles'...

By on 12 April 2007

Former Beatle: 'No Hard Feelings'

Sacked BEATLE PETE BEST has pledged a peace offering to his former bandmate SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY 40 years after he left the legendary English group. Best, who was a member of the HEY JUDE band...

Pub Keeps Kinks Memorabilia

LATEST: A London pub landlord has caved into protests from fans of THE KINKS to keep iconic band memorabilia at the establishment. Brothers RAY and DAVE DAVIES pleaded with the new owner of The Clissold...

Happy Birthday, Rocket Man

On Sunday March 25th, ELTON JOHN celebrated his 60th birthday. For four decades now the magical musician has wowed fans all across the globe with his instantly recognisable singing voice, music writing and, of course,...

By on 21 March 2007

Rare Beatles Footage Made Available Online

Rare footage of THE BEATLES has been made available to the public for the first time. Fans of the Fab Four will be able to view "new" clips of JOHN LENNON, PAUL MCCARTNEY, GEORGE HARRISON...

Emi Deny The Beatles Digital Distribution Deal

THE BEATLES' record label EMI has denied reports the iconic British group's back catalogue is to become available online, after an internet download site hinted at the songs' impending sale last Friday (09MAR07). Apple Inc...

Ono Lets Lennon Track Live From Beyond The Grave

YOKO ONO has granted permission for an unfinished track by her late husband JOHN LENNON to be finished by his BEATLES bandmates. The song, called NOW AND THEN, will be completed by SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY...

Oasis To Play Classic Tunes At Brits

Manchester rockers OASIS are set to play some of their classic hits at the Brit Awards tonight, where they will collect their Outstanding Achievement award from BEATLES legend RINGO STARR.OASIS will be performing CIGARETTES &...

By on 14 February 2007

Gallagher Glad To Get Lifetime Honour While He Is Young

OASIS rocker NOEL GALLAGHER is relieved he is receiving the Outstanding Contribution award at this year's Brits (14FEB07) - he wanted it while he still young to enjoy it. The WONDERWALL mastermind would hate to...

Brits Still Causing Valentine's Squabbles

The Brit Awards, held next Wednesday on Valentine's Day, are continuing to cause controversy among the UK's pop and rock stars.PETE DOHERTY has been banned from attending by his maybe wife KATE MOSS, who believes...

By on 08 February 2007

Starr Splits With Band

Former THE BEATLES drummer RINGO STARR has quit his band THE ROUNDHEADS. The WE ALL LIVE IN A YELLOW SUBMARINE hitmaker formed the band in 1998 with guitarist pal MARK HUDSON, but has decided his...

Ringo To Tempt Oasis To The Brits

Oasis are being courted to make an appearance at the Brits, with a lifetime achievement award from one of their biggest heroes being used as bait.Reports claim the organisers of British music's showpiece event have...

By on 02 February 2007

Beatles Fans Campaign For Starr Knighthood

Fans of RINGO STARR have launched an internet campaign calling for the former BEATLES drummer to receive a knighthood. An e-petition containing 1,500 names has been sent to the 10 Downing Street website of British...

Harrison Lyrics Up For Auction

Lyrics handwritten by GEORGE HARRISON for his BEATLES hit WHILE MY GUITAR GENTLY WEEPS are expected to raise $400,000 (GBP205,000) at an auction in Arizona this month (15JAN07). The song, written and recorded in 1968,...

Starr's Home To Be Reconstructed In Museum

Former BEATLE RINGO STARR's childhood home in Liverpool, England is being carefully taken apart brick-by-brick so it can be rebuilt in a new museum. The house the LET IT BE drummer grew up in -...

Legendary Superhero Creator Stan Lee Moves From Comics To Dvd

Stan Lee, who created or co-created some of Marvel Comics's most famous superheroes, plans to do the same thing on DVD. His POW! Entertainment is producing s DVD series, "Stan Lee Presents," being distributed by...

Mccartney Eyes One Last Beatles Song

SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY is planning to reunite with his late BEATLES bandmate JOHN LENNON and finish an unreleased track the pair sang together. The Fab Four abandoned NOW AND THEN during their prime. MCCartney, GEORGE...

Starr To Set The Record Straight

Former THE BEATLES drummer RINGO STARR is so sick of the various myths and lies about him, he's decide to tell the truth about his life in a documentary. The 66-year-old musician is currently filming...

Stars Auction Shoes For Africa

Musicians including DAVID BOWIE, RINGO STARR, COLDPLAY and LILY ALLEN are auctioning their shoes for charity. The stars are selling their footwear to raise money for the Mines Advisory Group (MAG) - an organisation that...

Martin Confident Of Beatles Chart Success

LATEST: Legendary British producer SIR GEORGE MARTIN is confident the new BEATLES album will outsell OASIS' greatest hits compilation when both albums go head-to-head tomorrow (20NOV06). Martin, who was the Fab Four's original producer, believes...

Beatles To Reunite In 2008?

Surviving former BEATLES SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY and RINGO STARR look set to reunite to celebrate their home city Liverpool's status of European Capital Of Culture in 2007. MCCartney has already been approached to perform at...

Footage Of The Beatles' Final Concert Emerges

Unseen footage of THE BEATLES' final official concert is to be shown on British television later this month (NOV06), and will reveal that the band's tours where less than professionally handled. Recordings made by BARRY...

Idle: 'Beatles Approved Rutles'

Comedian ERIC IDLE's BEATLES spoof THE RUTLES was approved by all of the Fab Four when it was released in 1978. Idle had no idea how The Beatles - GEORGE HARRISON, PAUL MCCARTNEY, JOHN LENNON...

Lennon's Former Home Up For Sale

The English country home where JOHN LENNON lived at the height of Beatlemania up for sale in the UK for $11.1 million (GBP6 million). The six-bedroom house outside Weybridge, Surrey, is located south west of...

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