Category: Ringo Starr

Pearl Jam, Boston Cancel N.C. Concerts Over Anti-LGBT Legislation

Pearl Jam is adding a list such as The Boss, that continue to show support for LBGT communities in states enacting legislation that is discriminatory and their name. The stone band declared late Monday they’ll be devoting their Wednesday show in Raleigh, N.C. on account of  the state’s new “bathroom bill,’ broadly perceived as discriminatory against …

Pearl Jam, Boston Offset N.C. Concerts Over Anti-LGBT Legislation

Pearl Jam is adding a list such as The Boss, who continue to show support for LBGT communities in states enacting legislation that is discriminatory and their name. The stone band announced late Monday they will be devoting their Wednesday show in Raleigh, N.C. due to   the state’s new “toilet bill,’ widely perceived as discriminatory against …

Pearl Jam, Boston Offset N.C. Concerts Over Anti-LGBT Legislation

Pearl Jam is adding their name to a list of celebrities, including The Boss, that continue to demonstrate support for communities in countries enacting legislation that is discriminatory. The stone band announced late Monday they’ll be canceling their Wednesday series in Raleigh, N.C. due to   the state’s new “toilet bill,’ widely perceived as discriminatory against gays …

Editor Mentions Ringo Starr Tune In Defense Of Senate Candidate Roy Moore

A Breitbart editor tried to shield the sexual misconduct allegations against Alabama Republican Roy Moore by referencing a Ringo Starr song. “You understand, in 1973, Ringo Starr hit No. 1 on the billboard charts with the song ‘You’re Sixteen, You’re Beautiful and You’re Mine,’” Breitbart’s Joel Pollak stated on CNN. “Plus it was a remake of a …

Beatles’ Last Series: It Was 50 Years Ago Now

You say you want a revolution? Musically, The Beatles sparked one 50 decades ago — Aug. 29, 1966 — when they played their last official concert. The set was brief — only 11 songs — and the audience was surprisingly sparse — in 25,000 tickets sold, San Francisco’s Candlestick Park was about half full. However, …

Ringo Starr, Bee Gee Barry Gibb To Be Knighted By Queen Elizabeth II

LONDON  — Bee Gee Barry Gibb and Beatles drummer Ringo Starr are one of the citizens who’ve been chosen for other and knighthood awards given in the title of the monarch of Britain. Britain’s Cabinet Office publishes a record of those folks getting honors for merit, ceremony or bravery twice a year: just before New …

Pearl Jam, Boston Offset N.C. Concerts Over Anti-LGBT Law

Pearl Jam is adding a list including The Boss, who continue to show support for LBGT communities in countries enacting legislation that is discriminatory and their name. The stone band declared late Monday they will be canceling their Wednesday show in Raleigh, N.C. due to   the state’s new “toilet bill,’ broadly perceived as discriminatory against gays …

It Was 60 Years Ago Today: Paul Met John, And The Remainder Was Beatles History

For a band with such a seismic influence on music and popular culture, The Beatles had a comparatively short life. The eight minutes that mattered 1 Paul Matches John On July 6, 1957, Paul McCartney, 15, turned up in a fair in Honour of the Rose Queen at St. Peter’s Church in Liverpool. There, he …

Five Times When It Was Fun Being A Beatle

Being a Beatle was the best — except for if it wasn’t. Ron Howard’s new documentary Eight Days a Week: The Touring Years (now   on Hulu; grows  to additional theaters   Friday;  outside Nov. 18 on Blu-ray/DVD)  captures the exhilarating highs of Beatlemania, while being fairly frank about the mortifying lows. “There were always people like this as we went into the …

Armour: NCAA Should Hold North Carolina Liable With HB2 Repeal Effort That Is Feeble

GLENDALE, Ariz. — Today isn’t the time for the NCAA to surrender its moral high ground. If North Carolina has amended its manners that are bigoted enough to again be permitted to host NCAA championship games, the Board of Governors will meet within the upcoming few days to determine. Nonetheless, it’s a privilege North Carolina …