All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘The Beatles’

Ringo Starr Honored Prior to Grammy Appearance

Ringo Starr received the Lifetime of Peace and Love award from the David Lynch Foundation on Monday night, during a concert in L.A. The foundation helps provide scholarships to teach transcendental meditation — a practice the Beatles dabbled in — to at-risk youth, veterans and domestic violence victims. Paul McCartney and John Lennon’s widow Yoko Ono expressed their love for …

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Kris Kristofferson Will Be Joined By Fellow Country Stars In Special Grammy Performance

Kris Kristofferson is set to have quite an exciting night tomorrow during the presentation of the 56th annual Grammy Awards. He will perform for audiences along with a couple of other legends, along with a newcomer to the genre. In a special performance that should be exciting for any fans of the genre, and especially for the fans of the …

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Paul McCartney And Ringo Starr Will Perform At The Grammys

While the majority of the performers and nominees during the upcoming Grammy ceremony is clearly geared toward the younger audiences and mainstream popular music, a blast from the past will be present with at least one performance. The recent addition to the Grammy Awards is good news for any fans of The Beatles with the announcement that Paul McCartney and …

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Annie Lennox and David Stewart Reunite as Eurythmics

It’s wonderful when music groups get back together, especially since it doesn’t happen everyday. Whether they’re reuniting for for financial reasons, for the fans or just because, it gives older fans a chance to relive the past a little and it gives younger folks a chance to witness why certain groups were popular in the first place. So better believe …

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George Harrison: Sister Got No Part of Fortune

George Harrison’s sister Louise harbors no grudge about the meager living she subsists on–nor does she feel slighted that she didn’t receive any of the late Beatle’s fortune. It seems George alotted Louise a pension in the amount of $2000 per month. This is a pittance compared to the $300 million fortune he amassed. When he died in 2001, however, …

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Ringo Starr, Former Beatle, Releases “Photograph” Album

Ringo Starr (a.k.a. Richard Starkey) is one of the best-known British musicians around, as well as performing as the drummer for the legendary 1960’s pop band The Beatles. Apart from his success with The Beatles, Starr spawned a solo career as well and recently released a new project called “Photograph.” According to CBS News, back in 1964, when The Beatles …

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Ringo Starr Brings Back His ‘Octopus’s Garden’

Seventy-three-year-old drummer and legendary Beatle, Ringo Starr, is a man of many talents. Last year he was named the richest drummer in the world and has released 16 solo albums. Quite impressive for someone who famously proclaims to have never studied drums in the first place. While he has already taken the music world by storm, now he is also …

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John Lennon’s Hollywood Star Vandalized

The news of John Lennon’s Hollywood Walk of Fame Star being defaced was made aware to Gillian Lomax. Lomax spent six years on the radio, hosting KLOS’s Breakfast With the Beatles. She led her Magical History Tour group to Vine Street on Oct. 5 to take a gander at the Beatle’s star. Unfortunately, the star was found with graffiti that …

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Sid Bernstein, Former Beatles Promoter, Dead at 95

The “British Invasion” of the 1960s brought many exciting young acts across the pond to the United States where they were then serenaded with the screams of rabid young girls who would have ran through a brick wall to be near them. None of those acts elicited a more intense reaction than The Beatles, who went on to become the …

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Paul McCartney Pays Tribute To John Lennon

Paul McCartney took the stage at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn over the weekend and wowed the crowd with his performances, his tributes, and his anecdotes about the iconic people who have passed through his life. The former Beatle played not just familiar songs, but some older numbers that have never been done on stage before, including “Eight Days A …

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Awesome Beatles-Singing Kid Is Destined for Greatness

What is cuter than an adorable little kid belting out a classic Beatles song? Well, puppies. And most kitties. But this is like the third cutest thing you could hope for on a Monday morning. I see big things in this little guy’s future. [Painel Pop via reddit]

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Ringo: Unseen Beatles Photos To Be Published In E-Book

Ringo Starr is about to make some Beatles fans very happy; the iconic drummer is set to publish an e-book, “Photograph”, which brings together tons of never-before-seen photos of his childhood and bandmates. The images give an exclusive look into the world of The Beatles and of Starr’s younger days; they also include shots of the band while they were …

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