Ringo announced today (Nov. 29) a revamping of his long-running lineup of his All Starr Band for a 2018 tour of Europe and Israel. (See dates below.)
Re-joining the All Starr Band for the 2018 dates is Colin Hay. The former Men at Work frontman previously performed with the lineup in 2008. Joining for the first time is 10cc co-founder Graham Gouldman. In addition to co-writing the 10cc songs “I’m Not in Love” and “The Things We Do For Love,” Gouldman penned such British Invasion hits as the Hollies’ “Bus Stop” and the Yardbirds’ “For Your Love,” among many others.
Continuing with the All Starr Band are Santana/Journey star Gregg Rolie, Toto’s Steve Lukather, Warren Ham and Gregg Bissonette.
Ringo Starr and His All-Starr Band 2018 Tour Dates
June 05 – Paris, France – Olympia
June 08 – Grolloo, Netherlands – Holland Blues Festival
June 09 – Flensberg, Germany – Flens Arena
June 10 – Hamburg, Germany – StadPark
June 13 – Helsinki, Finland – Kaisaniemi Park
June 15 – Horsens, Denmark – Lunden
June 16 – Berlin, Germany – Tempodrom
June 17 – Zwickau, Germany – Stadhalle
June 19 – Prague, Czech Republic – Congress Hall
June 20 – Vienna, Austria – Stadhalle
June 23 – Tel Aviv, Israel – Menorah Arena
June 24 – Tel Aviv, Israel – Menorah Arena
June 26 – Barcelona, Spain – St. Jordi Club
June 28 – Madrid, Spain – Wiznik Center
June 29 – La Caruna, Spain – Coliseum
July 01 – Bilbao, Spain – Bizkia Arena
July 04 – Luxembourg, Belgium – Rockhal
July 06 – Monte Carlo, Monaco – Sporting Complex
Ringo and his All Starr Band and new tour dates through Europe and Israel for 2018. In June, the All Starrs embark on a 21 date tour that will kick off in Paris France and includes shows in Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, Germany, Monaco, Netherlands and Israel, concluding in Italy. The last time the All Starrs toured Europe was 2011.
Gouldman is also touring with 10cc in March. Hay has Australian and New Zealand dates in January and February.
Ringo recently released a new album, Give More Love, with a little help from his friends Paul McCartney, Joe Walsh, Peter Frampton, Timothy B. Schmit, Lukather, Richard Page and others. Most recently, Ringo, who turned 77 on July 7, toured the U.S. in October and November.
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The Beatles—Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band Anniversary Editions and The Beatles Christmas Records Box (both Capitol/UMe)
Essential: The various Sgt. Pepper’s Anniversary Edition packages, including a new stereo mix by Giles Martin and Sam Okell, expanded with early takes from the studio sessions, including no fewer than 34 previously unreleased recordings. Whether you opt for the 2-CD, the 2-LP vinyl or the Super Deluxe 6-disc box you’ll be newly amazed by this classic. And coming Dec. 11 for Beatles completists: The Beatles Christmas Records Box, a limited-edition collection of 7-inch singles, pressed on colored vinyl, of the Fab Four’s annual holiday messages sent to their fan club members from 1963-1969.
THE BEATLES CHRISTMAS BOX (2017)
FLOWERS IN THE DIRT DELUXE EDITION (2017) (MPL/Capitol/UMe)
In addition to audio and video content, exclusive features of the Deluxe Edition include a 32-page notebook of Paul’s handwritten lyrics and notes, a catalog for Linda McCartney’s 1989 Flowers in the Dirt photo exhibition, a 64-page photo book featuring the music videos for “This One” and a custom-created 112-page book.
THE ARCHIVE COLLECTION (2017)
Are Available HERE , 180g coloured vinyl,black vinyl & CD:
The NEW ALBUM “GIVE MORE LOVE” By RINGO: 14 tracks,19th solo album.
First new CD in over 2 years includes two songs with PAUL MCCARTNEY. The album was recorded in his home studio in LA,features members from his current All Starr band, Joe Walsh, Edgar Winter, Steve Lukather, Peter Frampton, Richard Marx, Glen Ballard, Dave Stewart, Don Was, Timothy B Schmit, Gary Burr and more.
Ringo Co-wrote all tracks with all different friends, and 4 bonus tracks are re-workings of:Back Off Boogaloo, Don’t Pass Me By, You Can’t Fight Lightning & Photograph.
Ringo & His All Starr Band at Prudential Hall, New Jersey Performing Arts Center,NJ, USA 16 Nov 2017