Ringo Starr

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Every Radio Station Ever Probably Owes The FCC Money Thanks To The Beatles

Have the Beatles been pranking us for the past 47 years?


Beatles George Harrison and John Lennon, background, sit on rocks by a river in Rishikesh, India, in 1968.  They are studying transcendental meditation with their yogi.  (AP Photo)

Carter Alan’s Rock N’ Roll Diary: February 16 in Classic Rock History

On this day in 1968, John Lennon and George Harrison left for India to study meditation with the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, a man whom Lennon would later expose as an opportunist in which of his “White Album” songs?


The lead singer of the Irish rock band U2, Bono (C), and the rest of the group perform a song from their new album as they launch their worldwide "PopMart" tour at at K-Mart Store in New York City 12 February. The "PopMart" tour, which will be staged on a giant, science fiction, disco supermarket set, will open in Las Vegas 25 April and will play in 62 cities in 20 countries. 
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Carter Alan’s Rock N’ Roll Diary: February 11 in Classic Rock History

On this day in 1989, U2’s “Angel of Harlem” peaked at #14 on the U.S. singles chart. It was the second single from the band’s soundtrack album to “Rattle and Hum.” What was the first single?


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Ringo Starr Announces New Album ‘Postcards from Paradise’

It’s yet another big year for Ringo. He’s hitting the road, and he’s also being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for the second time.


25th November 1963:  John Lennon (1940 - 1980), singer, guitarist and songwriter with the Beatles, plays an acoustic guitar during Granada TV's Late Scene Extra television show filmed in Manchester, England on November 25, 1963.  (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Carter Alan’s Rock N’ Roll Diary: January 19 in Classic Rock History

In 1994 the Rock and Roll Hall of fame inducted John Lennon as a solo artist. Who did the honors of inducting him?


NEW YORK - MARCH 22:  (L-R) Gregg Allman, Warren Haynes, and Derek Trucks of The Allman Brothers Band perform during their first night of 13 performances at The Beacon Theatre on March 22, 2007 in New York City.  (Photo by Scott Gries/Getty Images)

Carter Alan’s Rock N’ Roll Diary: January 18 in Classic Rock History

In 1980, Capricorn Records, the home for many southern rock bands, filed for bankruptcy. What had been the first album released on that label?


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According to These Conspiracy Theorists, the Beatles Never Even Existed

Who is Paul McCartney? According to these conspiracy theorists, he doesn’t even exist.


Billie Joe Armstrong of Green Day and Joan Jett (Maria Ives for Radio.com)

Green Day, Joan Jett, Ringo Starr Lead Rock Hall 2015 Inductees

The induction ceremony will take place Cleveland’s Public Hall on April 18, 2015; tickets go on sale this Thursday.


(Photos like this one, of The Beatles just hanging out, are hard to find after Beatlemania exploded in 1963. Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images.)

Rare Beatles Photos From Before They Were Famous Are Up For Sale

Photos have re-surfaced taken by Astrid Kirchherr of the Beatles relaxing on vacation, right before Beatlemania hit. Check out the pictures here.


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The Beatles Said ‘Hello Goodbye’ 3 Different Ways in 1967 (VIDEO)

Do you remember seeing these promotional videos for “Hello Goodbye” on television?




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