Ringo Starr, has announced that he is currently in the studio working on a new album.
“He has been working on a new record for a few months,” his representative said in an email. There’s no word on when it will be released. Ringo’s recording engineer Bruce Sugar posted a picture of himself, Ringo and All-Starr Band guitarist Steve Lukather on Facebook with the caption, “Another great day in the Studio…”
He tweeted the same day: “In the studio again with the great Steve Lukather what a guy. Peace and Love.”ringo
Meanwhile the tickets to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Woodstock with Ringo at the festival site will be available HERE.
Ringo and his All-Starr band will perform at the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts on Aug.16, with tickets going on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. A presale for Bethel Woods members begins 10 a.m. Wednesday.
Bethel Woods in Sullivan County sites on the site of the original Woodstock Music and Art Fair, which was held on Aug. 15-18, 1969. “I always love playing Bethel Woods,” Starr said in a release from Bethel Woods, and how great to do it this year on the anniversary of Woodstock.“I wasn’t there at the first one, but I’ve always promoted what it stood for — Peace, and Love and Music,” he said.
The concert is one of three scheduled events to celebrate the anniversary that weekend at Bethel Woods. Recently this month The National Trust was accused of ‘turning its back’ on an important part of Beatles history yesterday after refusing to adopt Ringo’s childhood home. The humble two-up, two-down terraced house in Liverpool attracts thousands of fans every year.