Ringo Starr is back in the spotlight. Right in time for the holidays, Starr released a video that addressed his new album and soon-to-be-announced tour. The former Beatle tells fans that the album is recorded, mixed, and ready to be released in 2015. What might be even better, though, is the fact that Starr hints at tour dates in the video, saying to watch out for him in February and March of 2015.
Buddy Guy, Flaco Jimenez, the Louvin Brothers, Wayne Shorter and Pierre Boulez are also among the award winners.
Sir Paul could have become one of rock ‘n roll’s great trumpet players. Alas, we’ll never know.
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These tributes to Harrison aren’t coincidental: they were timed with the release of George Harrison: The Apple Years 1968-1975.
Norah Jones stopped by Conan last night (Sept. 25) to close out the final evening of Conan O’Brien’s George Harrison tribute.
The first song they performed was from George’s 1970 classic All Things Must Pass, “Let It Down.”
It’s all part of a tribute week on ‘Conan’ to Harrison.
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,
This installment is taken from a 1987 interview with George Harrison, where he discusses how his unusual friendship with Eric Clapton.
The Apple Years 1968-75 will be released on Sept. 23 via Universal Music Group.