Top 11 British Phrases Heard in Beatles Songs

Top 11 British Phrases Heard in Beatles Songs

Until 1964, Americans imagined Brits as businessmen in bowler hats and stuffy butlers who served tea. The Beatles‘ arrival on our shores changed all that. We grew our hair, dressed in Carnaby Street fashions and overnight, British words like “fab” and “gear” entered our language. But Beatles lyrics contain many expressions that many American fans […]

Celebrate Ringo Starr’s 78th Birthday with an Exclusive Video Interview from Las Vegas

Celebrate Ringo Starr’s 78th Birthday with an Exclusive Video Interview from Las Vegas

Over the weekend, recently-knighted Sir Ringo Starr celebrated his 78th birthday — and yes, he got by with a little help from his friends in the All-Starr Band (and Johnny Depp and Joe Perry): Bands on the run peace and love 😎✌️🌟❤️🎶☮️🦏☯️ pic.twitter.com/DvytofehEi — #RingoStarr (@ringostarrmusic) July 8, 2018 78 is a big birthday for […]

Happy 70th Birthday to Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler

Happy 70th Birthday to Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler

This may come as a surprise to some, but Steven Tyler is 70 years old. The Aerosmith front man, “American Idol” judge and all around rock and roll legend celebrates the milestone birthday today, as he was born on March 26, 1948. Ringo Starr sent Tyler a special birthday greeting for the occasion: Happy Birthday […]

Randy Bachman Loves the Beatles (Q&A About His New George Harrison Tribute LP, ‘By George – By Bachman’)

Randy Bachman Loves the Beatles (Q&A About His New George Harrison Tribute LP, ‘By George – By Bachman’)

Randy Bachman’s status as a rock and roll pioneer and legend is rock solid. He was a founding member of the Guess Who in the 1960s and Bachman Turner Overdrive in the 1970s, with hits like “American Woman,” “Takin’ Care of Business,” “These Eyes” and “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet” under his belt, and is […]

The ‘Concert for George’ Returning to Theaters to Commemorate George Harrison’s 75th Birthday on 2/25

The ‘Concert for George’ Returning to Theaters to Commemorate George Harrison’s 75th Birthday on 2/25

The late George Harrison would be turning 75 years old on February 25, so what better way to honor his legacy than by revisiting the legendary 2002 Concert for George? The tribute event, which featured faithful homages from Harrison’s friends and colleagues including Eric Clapton, remaining Beatles Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, Tom Petty, Joe […]

Top 11 Hit Songs That Were Recorded Live

Top 11 Hit Songs That Were Recorded Live

“Mony Mony” by Billy Idol “Mony Mony” was a 1968 hit for Tommy James and received renewed attention when Billy Idol recorded a version that reached No. 7 on the Billboard dance chart in 1981. In his autobiography Dancing With Myself, Idol explains the song’s attraction. “That song has always had special significance to me. I […]

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