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Ringo Starr Says Second Generation Reincarnation of the Beatles Won’t Happen

Three of the four sons of famous Beatles are willing to team up to honor their dads. James McCartney — son of Paul – had suggested the possibility earlier this year, adding that Sean Lennon and Dhani Harrison were fond of the idea.

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Ringo’s All-Starr Band Reveals Their Favorite Beatles Albums

It’s summer, and Ringo Starr is back on the road with another lineup of his long-running All-Starr Band — all of whom recently sat down with Rock Cellar Magazine to share their favorite Beatles albums.

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Ringo Starr’s Birthplace Saved from Demolition

A three-year battle to preserve Ringo Starr‘s childhood home has resulted in a victory. The small house in the Dingle section of Liverpool had been on a list of houses to be demolished as part of an urban renewal project, but a campaign started by local Beatles fans has saved No. 9 Madryn Street from the bulldozer.

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Ringo Starr Loses Personal Beatles Photo Collection

To paraphrase one of his more famous solo songs, “All he’s got is a photograph,” and now, Ringo Starr doesn’t even have quite as many of those anymore, having apparently lost some important Beatles photographs.

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Frazer Harrison, Getty Images
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Ringo Starr Offers A Supportive Drumstick To The Endangered Rhino Species

In addition to promoting his new solo album, cleverly titled ‘Ringo 2012,’ former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr is lending his support to a worthy cause – the endangered rhinoceros species. Starr recently modified his official website, replacing the picture of his cat with a rhino image.

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Ringo Starr and Dave Stewart Announce Movie Musical

After watching the film version of ‘Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band,’ you’d think Ringo Starr would have no love for rock movie musicals, but think again — the Funny Beatle is teaming up with erstwhile Eurythmic Dave Stewart to write and executive produce a project for Paramount.

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Frazer Harrison, Getty Images
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Ringo Starr Spews Details on Dealing With Preshow Jitters

There’s always a spring to 71-year-old Ringo Starr‘s step when he hits the concert stage, and the reason why is not something the former Beatles drummer acknowledges with pride.

It turns out that Starr, even with 50-plus years of concert performances under his belt, still suffers from stage fright. But Starr’s regular case of preshow jitters involves much more than just trotting out to his designated spot.

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The Beatles’ ‘Yellow Submarine’ Film Restored for Home Release

It took four months to digitally restore the Beatles‘ ‘Yellow Submarine’, but that’s only one-sixth the time it took to create it. The animated feature film will be re-released on DVD and Blu-ray on May 28. Each frame was attended to individually, instead of by using the more common automated software process.

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Strange Fruit: The Beatles’ Apple Records Documentary Due Out April 24

In 1967, Apple was conceived by The Beatles and manager Brian Epstein, but wasn’t officially launched until January of 1968, several months after Epstein passed away. The imprint became synonymous with The Beatles and lasts to t

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Ringo Starr Doesn’t Care If Kids Ask ‘Who Are the Beatles?’

When Paul McCartney performed at the 2012 Grammy Awards last month, “Who is Paul McCartney” became a trending topic on Twitter, causing older Beatles fans to blink in amazement.

But before you start spouting off about “kids these days” and the sadness of their musical apathy, it turns out McCartney’s one-time bandmate Ringo Starr was not offended by the question — even though it’s likely he’d have garnered the same digital reaction.

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Beatlemania Now! Great Show

I would personally thank all that came out to the Stanley Theater for the Arts tonight to catch the show. Thanks to Scot Arch and the rest of the crew for putting on a truly outstanding performance.

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Ringo Wants You To Shoot His Next Video

Ringo has a new album in stores this coming Tuesday (1/31/12).  Ringo 2012 will feature 9 songs including a re-worked "Wings" that was originally on his 1977 album, "Ringo The 4th."  Ringo is offering $3,000 to make the video for the song.
I'm leaving it open for you to interpret so let your creative juices flow! I’m picking the winner and you’ll get $3000.

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