PRESS RELEASE – KOCH Records is pleased to announce the release of “Ringo Live at Soundstage,” a live album by Ringo Starr. Filmed and recorded at the Genessee Theatre in Waukegan, Illinois, this outstanding performance was captured on August 25, 2005, when Ringo Starr taped a show for the celebrated PBS concert series “Soundstage.” “Ringo [...]
Archive for September, 2007
Saturday, 29th September, 1962 The Beatles journeyed the 35 miles over to the neighbouring city of Manchester for a return engagement at The Oasis Club.
The Reuters newsagency is reporting thatÂ Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr are coming home to celebrate Liverpool’s year as European Capital of Culture in 2008. McCartney is headlining a concert at Anfield Stadium, home of Liverpool Football Club, while Starr is joining forces with Eurythmics member Dave Stewart for “Liverpool The Musical.” “It’s going to be [...]
Friday, 28th September, 1962 The Beatles played a lunch time gig at The Cavern before spending the evening aboard the MV Royal Iris for the third, and last, “Riverboat Shuffle” event of the summer. They once again shared headline billing, this time with Lee Castle & The Barons.
A recent post on the LA Observed website tells howÂ Don Barrett at LARadio.com has uncovered several file folders with contracts, memos and other documents that show how KRLA deejay Bob Eubanks came to present the Beatles’ first Los Angeles appearance at the Hollywood Bowl in August of 1964. For instance, the Bowl became wary [...]
Wednesday, 26th September, 1962 The Beatles played both lunch time and night time sessions at The Cavern. Joining them on the bill in the evening were The Spidermen and The Dominoes.
Beatles legend John Lennon and his wife Yoko Ono have topped a poll of rock couples conducted by Rolling StoneÂ magazine. Lennon and his avant-garde artist wife were followed by country music couple Johnny Cash and June Carter, at the second spot. Sir Paul McCartney and his late wife Linda McCartney rounded-off the top five, at [...]
Tuesday, 25th September, 1962 The Beatles played a gig at the Heswall Jazz Club venue, also known locally as the Barnston Women’s Insitute hall in the village of Barnston near Heswall on the Wirral peninsula.
According to a report on the UK’s Metro site, Paul McCartney is reportedly in talks to work on the soundtrack to Shrek 4, due out in 2010.Â He contributed to Shrek The Third and is apparently keen to help with the next film because his three-year-old daughter Beatrice is a big fan. A source told the [...]
Sunday, 23rd September, 1962 The Beatles played a night time gig at The Cavern. Joining them on the bill were The Saints Jazz Band and The Dominoes.