2010 – Sir Paul McCartney Joins Ringo Onstage To Celebrate Drum Legend’s 70th Birthday Last night at New York City’s Radio City Music Hall, Sir Paul McCartney joined Ringo Starr’s All Starr Band during their performance Wednesday night as a surprise for his former Beatle bandmate’s 70th birthday. Joining in on a rendition of the […]
2010 – Paul McCartney celebrated Ringo Starr’s 70th birthday performing at New York’s Radio City Music Hall on This Day in Rock!
2010 – Paul McCartney celebrated Ringo Starr’s 70th birthday performing at New York’s Radio City Music Hall on This Day in Rock! Along with Ringo’s All Starr band, Yoko Ono, Joe Walsh, Angus Young and Steven Van Zandt, Paul sang ‘Birthday’… and supported Ringo on ‘With a little help from my friends’.
2010 – In the UK, Led Zeppelin were voted nation’s fav band by the BBC’s “I’m in a Rock ‘n’ Roll Band” on This Day in Rock!
2010 – In the UK, Led Zeppelin were voted nation’s fav band by the BBC’s “I’m in a Rock ‘n’ Roll Band” on This Day in Rock! The mighty Zep beat out the Beatles and Queen in the phone in vote. John Bonham also won top honors as Fav drummer, but Jimi Hendrix was voted […]
2010 – VATICAN CITY – The Vatican has finally made peace with the Beatles, saying their drug use, “dissolute” lives and even the claim that the band
2010 – VATICAN CITY – The Vatican has finally made peace with the Beatles, saying their drug use, “dissolute” lives and even the claim that the band was bigger than Jesus are all in the past — while their music lives on. Vatican newspaper L’Osservatore Romano paid tribute to the Fab Four in its weekend […]
2010 – Sir Paul McCartney surprises American Idol contestants saying, “go for it” on This Day in Rock! He also told the Amercan Idol hopefuls to “enjoy themselves”, as they were preparing to sing Lennon and McCartney songs. “Hey there, Paul McCartney here,” said Paul. “I’m very pleased that you’re singing the songs of Lennon […]
2009 – Paul McCartney was named Songwriter of The Year at the 29th Annual ASCAP Awards in London, England. The awards presentation honored songwriters and publishers of the most performed works in the US during 2008.
2009 – Lucy Vodden Dead: ‘Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds’ Dies At 46 LONDON — Lucy Vodden, who provided the inspiration for the Beatles’ classic song “Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds,” has died after a long battle with lupus. She was 46. Her death was announced Monday by St. Thomas’ Hospital in London, […]
2009 – The Beatles: Rock Band is released… The world’s leading music game meets the greatest band in history! The Beatles™: Rock Band™ gives fans what they’ve been waiting for: a chance to experience the Beatles’ legendary story from the inside. You won’t just watch and listen as the Beatles make rock history, create landmark […]
2009 – George Harrison receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on This Day in Rock Music History!
2009 – George Harrison receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on This Day in Rock Music History! It was given posthumously with Paul McCartney, Harrison’s widow Olivia and son Dhani were all in attendance outside the Capitol Records offices in Los Angeles. Eric Idle, Oscar-winning actor Tom Hanks and musician Tom Petty […]
2009 – Phil Spector Found Guilty of Killing Actress. Mr. Spector post engineered Let it be… the album. The man behind hits like “Da Doo Ron Ron,” and “You’ve Lost that Lovin’ Feeling,” and The beatles post production of “Let it be”, and Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame inductee, was convicted Monday for the […]
2009 – Beatle Sir Paul McCartney sold out in seven seconds for a show in Las Vegas. Paul was booked to gig at the grand opening of the New Joint at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino on 19 April 2009. Only 4000 fans could attend.
2009 – Liverpool University launched a Masters degree on The Beatles, popular music and society. Liverpool Hope University claimed the course which looked at the studio sound and compositions of The Beatles was the first of its kind in the UK and “probably the world”.