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Fab Firsts: Twenty Things The Beatles Did Before Anyone Else

Unusual instruments, sound effects, song length, chart position and new genres, The Beatles’ records… set records! Here are twenty of many things with which they’re credited as being first. 1. First band to cram 14 […]

11/12/2014

Ringo Starr (Steve Pellegrino for Radio.com)

Ringo Starr to Star in Skechers Ad Campaign

His feet don’t just stomp on drum and hi-hat pedals; they now model relaxed footwear as well.

10/21/2014

Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty

Beatles Wednesday – Two Beatles Within 48 Hours!

The Beatles are coming, the Beatles are coming! Separately, 48 hours apart, Ringo and Paul have concerts in DFW. Well, we ‘say’ separately but who knows if there might be a surprise stage visit. Or two. Ringo’s at Verizon Saturday night, 10/11, and Paul’s at the AAC Monday, 10/13. I’m meeting them at Starbucks on Sunday!

10/08/2014

The Beatles in 1963 (Terry Fincher/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

The Beatles Offer ‘4,’ a Free EP of Solo Tracks

Universal Music confirmed to Radio.com that this is the first time that solo songs from the Beatles have been packaged together in this way,

09/25/2014

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Ringo Starr Speaks on ISIS Jihadists Getting Beatles Nicknames: It’s ‘Against Everything the Beatles Stood For’

“If we stood for anything we never stood for that. If we stood for anything we never stood for that.”

09/05/2014

The Beatles in 1964 (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Jenny Q: Bubba Watson, Rory McIroy Can’t Name the Beatles

The British Open is in Liverpool right now — a town that may have dwindled off the map if not for, um, tourism.

07/18/2014

Ringo Starr (Steve Pellegrino for Radio.com)

Interview: Eight Minutes with Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr doesn’t actually like being interviewed. He will cut the interview short if he doesn’t like the line of questioning, which especially includes asking too many Beatles questions. He’s much happier just having a conversation. Alas, on a day off from his latest All-Starr Band tour, he’s at the Soho Contemporary Art Gallery in New York City to talk about his computer generated artwork, which he’s been working on since about 2005. His art promotes his all-but trademarked message of — you guessed it — peace and love.

07/07/2014

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Blake: Ringo Starr: A Lifetime of Peace and Love – Comes to TV

Ringo Starr will celebrate his 74th birthday Monday by hosting a public gathering in front of the Capitol Records Building in L.A. At noon PT, he’ll ask attendees to join him in a “Peace and […]

07/02/2014

Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images

Jenny Q: Ringo’s 12th All Starr Band May Be His Favorite

Their show next week at Winstar will be fab! Here’s a preview.

06/27/2014

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Jenny Q: Paul to Ringo – “You Just Woke Me Up!”

When Ringo found out Paul had been admitted to a Japanese hospital last month, well, I’ll let him tell it…

06/17/2014

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