Fleetwood Mac has apparently given Lindsey Buckingham his walking papers, which is only metaphorically true as Buckingham has reportedly recently sold one of his homes in Brentwood for about $20-million and anyone who has that kind of money doesn’t walk anywhere unless (1) a red carpet is involved or (2) it has something to do … Continue reading Buckingham Out; Ringo Pissed
Video: The Dandy Warhols – “Thick Girls Knock Me Out (Richard Starkey)” Gotta love the Dandies. It’s been twenty years since they released The Dandy Warhols Come Down on Capitol Records, and ten years since Capitol dumped them, and they’re still at it. Still pounding away at chuggy, psychedelic garage rock. This one’s pretty fun, … Continue reading New Dandy Warhols video: Thick Girls Knock Me Out
Apropos of nothing, here’s a list of all the Beatles + solo releases from November 1968 through 1970.
Yesterday, July 7, marked the 68th (!!!) birthday for Ringo Starr. When recently asked by Access Hollywood what he wanted for his birthday, the former Beatle replied, “just more peace and love.” That seemed to spark an idea for the old boy and he elaborated that it would be cool if “at noon, on July … Continue reading Ringo Wishes Chicago "Peace & Love"
I love Ringo. I mean, he’s the most underrated member of the most revered band in rock and roll history and he’s not taking any shit from nobody. According to the AP, the 67 year old (!!!) Ringo walked off the Regis and Kelly show this morning instead of cutting short his performance. Both sides … Continue reading Ringo Tells Regis to Cram It
Ringo Starr and his All Starr Band By Phil Wise The Today show has a summer-long concert series in which artists perform outdoors at ungodly hours in the early morning. It seems like a nightmare to me, but the series has featured an eclectic mix of acts from ‘NSYNC to Tim McGraw. Not a particularly … Continue reading Ringo Starr: It Don’t Come Easy