Tag: Ringo Starr

Concert for George

A Fan's Notes, Music

A Fan’s Notes: “Concert for George” (Four-LP Box Set)

The sublime Concert for George has been released in a stunning new four-LP box set...


Popdose Sunday Brunch: Episode One

The turkey is on the platter, but you may not want to take a bite. This one is RARE....

Music, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: The 75 Best Paul McCartney Songs

On June 18, Paul McCartney celebrated his 75th birthday. With enviable longevity and prodigious musical gifts, he’s amassed a legacy...

Album Reviews, Music

Nobody’s Favorite Record Reviews #1: Ringo Starr’s “Ringo the 4th”

Johnny Bacardi has Ringo on his mind....

Soul Brothers Six

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Soul Brothers Six, “Some Kind Of Wonderful”

A minor hit for Soul Brothers Six became a huge hit for others...

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Podcast

Lost Together with Matt Wardlaw, Episode 18: Steve Lukather

We talk with legendary guitarist Steve Lukather about Toto's upcoming summer tour and the band's plans for their 40th anniversary. ...

Bob Dylan

A Fan's Notes, Music

A Fan’s Notes: Bob Dylan — The Poet at 75

Bob Dylan turns 75 today. Ken Shane celebrates....


Producer George Martin Has Passed Away

Famed producer for The Beatles was 90....

Music, News

What You Need to Know: The Streaming Beatles

At 12:01 AM this morning, the world was gifted by The Beatles' music appearing on virtually every available streaming service. But what...

CD Reviews, DVD Reviews, Music

DVD/CD Review: The Beatles, “1+”

Objectivity be damned; this is The Beatles we’re talking about.  The single, most important cultural entity to happen in my...

Billy Preston

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Billy Preston, “Will It Go Round In Circles”

"Will It Go Round In Circles" was one of the biggest hits in a legendary career...

Books, Film, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Steve De Jarnatt

The former screenwriter ("Strange Brew") and director ("Miracle Mile") talks about his big-screen work as well as his new career as a...

Music, Popdose Interviews

Popdose Q&A: Richard Marx on Breaking Rules and His New Album, “Beautiful Goodbye”

Richard Marx joins us to talk about his new album Beautiful Goodbye, writing songs with Ringo Starr and why it's okay to break all of the...


Popdose Giveaway: “The Beatles in Mono” Vinyl Box Set

Popdose is giving away "The Beatles in Mono" vinyl box set!...

Soul Serenade - Dr. John

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Dr. John, “Right Place Wrong Time”

Dr. John got the world on its feet with his 1973 classic...


Toddler Television: Thomas Land Is Coming! (You’ve Been Warned)

Yes, there were times as a toddler when my son Tim, now 12, would have fits in the supermarket, or demand to be carried for hours on end,...

Soul Serenade - Wilson Pickett, "Hey Jude"

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Wilson Pickett, “Hey Jude”

Liverpool and the American south came together in Muscle Shoals...

Beatles Licorice Box

Consumerism, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 of the Strangest Officially Licensed Beatles Products Ever

Wherein we look at ten of the weirdest and most random products to be marketed using the Beatles name and image....

The Beatles - Help!

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: The Beatles, “Help!”

The Beatles second film has been released on Blu-ray...

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies About Cavemen (to Prepare You for “The Croods”)

Dreamworks’ CGI caveman spectacular The Croods comes out on Friday. It’s the first big animated movie of the year, but...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: March 1, 2013

It's 11:00 AM, do you know where your Friday Five is?...

Music, The Vinyl Diaries

The Vinyl Diaries: The Beatles, “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band”

Rob Smith meditates on memory, music, and the Beatles in "The Vinyl Diaries."...

Music, Popdose, The #1 Albums

The #1 Albums: The Beatles’ “Let It Be”

“I’ll finish you all now! You’ll pay!” So said Paul McCartney to Ringo Starr when Ringo tried to convince Paul to...

Blue Sky Riders

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Kenny Loggins and Gary Burr of Blue Sky Riders

The Blue Sky Riders might be the best band you've never heard of (featuring a few people you might be familiar with)....

Music, Popdose, The #1 Albums

The #1 Albums: “McCartney”

It must be great to be Paul McCartney. All that fame, all that money. And it must be terrible, too, because you have to compete with Paul...

Music, Reissue Reviews

Reissue Review: The Beatles, “Abbey Road”

The Beatles stereo vinyl remasters are here...

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: The Beatles, “Magical Mystery Tour”

"We made it up as we went along," McCartney said. Sadly, it often shows....

Music, World's Worst Songs

World’s Worst Songs: “Octopus’s Garden” and “I Want You” by the Beatles

When I'm playing Abbey Road, I almost always pass them by....

Levon Helm

Music, Podcast

The Popdose Podcast: Episode 23 – Levon Helm

The Popdose Podcast pays tribute to the late Levon Helm....


Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah #03: The “Think for Yourself” Session

Do what you want to do — just get the f#%&ing note right....